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To Share or Not To Share? That Is The Question.

There is a blog post floating around the Facebook momisphere about kids and sharing.  In this particular post by Beth, it details why she doesn’t teach her child to share, and continues to give reasons why she’s bucking tradition and teaching her kids an important life lesson.  In a matter of a few days, I […]

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Is Your Child’s Car Seat Installed Properly? The Odds Are Not In Your Favor.

A few months ago I was in a car accident. It was my fault, no other car/person/living thing was involved, and neither myself nor my daughter was injured, thank goodness. Why am I telling you this? Well, I’m intent on having you all learn from my mistake: despite studying the manual and researching how to […]

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Remembering Great-Grandma S.

I had a whole different post written for today, but the sudden (but not-so-unexpected) death of my husband’s grandmother made me change my mind. I met Grandma S. approximately 14 years ago when my now-husband invited me to Thanksgiving with his family. I spent the most of the plane ride from Pittsburgh to Hartford imagining […]

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Music To Your Ears: Free Summer Concerts

They say music soothes the savage beast.  This is also often the same with children. In my house, if I turn on Pharrell’s ‘Happy,” even the worst of Princess Cranky Pants’ (AKA my daughter, A) tantrums is replaced by smiles and twirling around the living room in glee. Study after study shows that exposing your […]

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