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Lesson Learned

Back from his five nights At the band camp I bombarded my teenage son With questions- What did you eat? Was it hot and humid? Did you use the sunscreen? What time did you sleep? What was the best part? Did you miss me?   He fed me Bored, forced words  Half-hearted phrases- ‘Okay’, ‘Not […]

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Outer Banks Vacation Guide

Ready to plan your next vacation? Looking for a family friendly spot? The Outer Banks is a wonderful family vacation destination! I wanted to share with you one of the great towns to stay in: Duck! There are also a few other Northern Beach options to stay in: Nags Head,  Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk, and […]

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Back to School Signs

Free back to school first (and last) day printables

Didn’t have time to hand-letter a custom chalk board with all your little one’s hopes and dreams as she begins a new school year? You’re not alone (but huge kudos to you if you did – we’d love to see it and marvel!). If you want to join in the annual social media tradition of […]

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Summer’s Not Over Yet: Confidence and Safety with Goldfish Swim School

Thanks to our friends at Goldfish Swim School-Dublin and Goldfish Swim School-Westerville for sponsoring this post and providing this important information.My wife and I are worriers. We cut grapes in half, our two-year-old continues to sit rear-facing in her car seat, and we struggle with the swimming pool. The pool hasn’t been a relaxing summer […]

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Surviving a Broken Arm

It was Easter afternoon, and as I looked up from talking to my husband to see the neighbor running up my driveway in a panic, I felt the pit in my stomach that it wasn’t because he had good news. I heard him say, “she snapped her wrist,” and I took off too. As I […]

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