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Don’t Forget to Check the Math App in Your Child’s Head! Say What?

Children can appear to progress through their elementary education, outwardly demonstrating the conceptual, arithmetic framework necessary to tackle the algebra series, and then onto higher geometry and trigonometry, when, in fact, their incredibly talented and adaptable minds have simply stored enough information to perform adequately on standardized tests and homework during the school year. This […]

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Valentine Crafts

Pinterest Is (Mostly) Not the Boss of Me

Mama loves Pinterest. Where else would I find endless pictures of food photographed in the mysterious vortex where crockpot dishes look appetizing? Pinterest reigns with a mighty fist over my entire Target-loving, messy-bun-wearing, babysitter-dreaming kingdom. Pinterest makes us better one glue stick and can of creamed soup at a time. But occasionally, Pinterest inhales too […]

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kids with pets

Why We Say Yes to Pets

One dog, four birds, 20-plus fish, and a tadpole. That’s the current count. This is far fewer than the menagerie of critters I grew up with. Our family pets included horses, dogs, cats, ducks, geese, peacocks, guinea pigs, hamsters, and a rabbit. My little family’s current collection of creatures can’t even compare. Why We Say […]

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