Holiday Priority: Family Time. Enjoying Less Stuff and More Time Together.

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The holiday season is here! It really is a wonderful time of year…but also one that can often become so hectic, we hardly have a chance to really enjoy it. It’s easy to get lost in gift giving and other obligations, so how can we prioritize family time over the holiday chaos? Here are four […]

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Children’s Thanksgiving Table Decor

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No one will dread being seated at the children’s table for Thanksgiving this year! We have some fun activities that will keep little hands busy, all while creating adorable table decor and sweet memories. Here are three decorating ideas for this year’s Thanksgiving children’s table: Memory Tablecloth Purchase or “donate” a white tablecloth you already […]

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5 Fall Activities To Do as a Family

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Aaaah, fall is in the air! As the calendar pages turn, it’s time to welcome the new season with some new activities. School is underway, football is back on, leaves are falling – there’s so much to love about fall! Here are 5 ways to celebrate and welcome the new season. Make Room If it’s […]

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Healthy Halloween Treats

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It’s the spookiest time of year – Halloween! Forget the candy and kick start your celebration early this month with these fun, festive and healthy themed treats: Pumpkin Cuties – 2 Ways Mandarin oranges are a fan favorite – and they happen to make not only a delicious treat, but a cheery one as well! […]

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A Parents Survival Guide to the End of Daylight Savings

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It’s almost time to “fall back” an hour as Daylight Savings ends on November 3rd, 2019. As nice as that extra hour may seem, that change in time can mean big changes for our kid’s routines. So how can we make that transition easier for our kids? Here are 3 ways to ease into the […]

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Fun Fall Crafts

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The seasons are changing and fall weather is in the air! What better way to celebrate than with some fall crafting. We’ve got three fun and festive crafts that little hands can create on their own and then decorate the home for the season. Leaf Garland As the leaves start to tumble from the trees, […]

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How to Make Reading Fun at Home

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Hooray for back to school! Whether or not your little one has reading “homework” each night or not, it’s important to establish good reading habits. Reading at home can be challenging – finding the right time, space, and books can take some effort. Here are three ways you can create an at home reading program […]

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School Lunches Your Kids Will Actually Eat

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Whether your school has a provided lunch option or not, you may find yourself packing a lunch this school year, because sometimes little taste buds can be picky! How do you keep those lunch boxes and bellies full without losing your mind? We’ve got some great ideas to help with those packed lunch blues: Make […]

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Back to School Prep

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It may seem crazy, but it’s almost time to get ready to go back to school! Summer schedules are a wonderful break, but starting now to get little bodies ready to go back to school will be well worth the effort. Here are 3 ways to get started: Start Adjusting Bedtime Now Don’t wait until […]

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5 Free Ways to Beat the Summertime Blues

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Don’t let the heat of the summer get you down, fun is just around the corner – and it’s free! So put your wallets away and your creative caps on because we’ve got five fun (and free!) ways to keep your family having fun this summer. Join the Library Many local libraries offer more than […]

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