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Jan 23, 2014

Talking with your kids about drugs is something that you probably dread yet you know it has to be done. What better drug to start with than marijuana – a popular drug that’s under intense debate right now in the United States. Marijuana is a subject that even President Barack Obama has been questioned about, […]

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Jan 17, 2014

I knew we needed a nanny when we moved to the suburbs. Daycare for two kids was suddenly exorbitant. A nanny not only made sense financially, but logistically. No drop-offs with special bags and pre-made bottles. No rushing out of meetings to make the 5:30 pickup. Naps could be more regular. Food would be made […]

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Jan 8, 2014

We’re homeschoolers and we’re proud of it. We think it offers the best of both worlds to our kids, as they learn at their own rate, they get a lot of individual attention, and homeschooling (unschooling, in our case) allows them to learn about the things they most enjoy, in ways that many traditional schools […]

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Jan 8, 2014

The life of a stay at home dad is not always easy, as you sometimes struggle to cope with the idea that you are no longer working. In addition, not having an income source of your own can take away some of your freedom, since you must ask your partner for money if you want […]

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Jan 7, 2014

Did you spend time with family and friends this holiday season? Many of us do. If you’re like me, it may be the only time in the whole year when all of you spend time together. You probably hoped and planned, perhaps traveled, and certainly invested time in being together. Were you looking for connection? […]

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Dec 27, 2013

As a person and as a parent, I never thought of myself as one of a kind, but I also never thought that there were a whole lot of people out there like me. In my early 20s, for example, I took up knitting. I adore old movies and appreciate the style and manners of […]

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Dec 22, 2013

Having a baby changes your life forever. This usually means that once you bring a baby home from the hospital, your life will never be the same, because now you are a parent. But, what about actually having the baby – giving birth? That is certainly a significant part of the whole experience of becoming […]

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Dec 16, 2013

Sophomore year in high school I went to my mom with a problem – I might fail the chemistry exam. And the Algebra II final, too. I was barely getting through the tests and just couldn’t teach the information to myself anymore. The teachers felt like enemies and were talking over my head, even during […]

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Dec 11, 2013

Amp up the amount of happiness in your life each and every month of the year by intentionally focusing on 12 strategies that the science of happiness and well being has proven can increase your feelings of happiness and satisfaction. Even better: know that, if you add these actions to your life, your feelings of […]

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Dec 9, 2013

Do you ever find yourself participating in holiday traditions that feel out of alignment with your values? Will you buy, wrap, and bring into your home more stuff than you really want just because that’s what you expect to do for Christmas and holidays? But what if you didn’t have to do it that way? […]

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