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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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{Sponsored} Six7 Marketing and Getting Your Ship Out of the Harbor

“A ship in the harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.” — William Shedd. Moms, we all have great aspirations for ourselves.  Besides being able to change a diaper with one hand, we have talents and skills that may not always take center-stage in our lives.  We keep our ships in […]

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Summer Begins: Adventures at the Stamford Nature Center

This summer is going to be an exciting one because my daughter A is old enough to do things.  She’s not quite 2 yet, but she’s curious and has a lot of energy to burn: winter and spring have been quite a test of this Mommy’s patience.  My remedy now that the weather is decent […]

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Looking to Add a Little Culture to Next Weekend’s Date Night … And for a Good Cause? Consider the CCNS Art Show.

As I write this, the little red schoolhouse in Rowayton (aka the Community Cooperative Nursery School or CCNS) is making its annual transformation from the nurturing classrooms in which pre-school children are playfully learning (and often covered in dirt, soap bubbles, or paint) to a French-style art salon.  Yes, you read that correctly.  Lest there […]

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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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