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Little Readers: Raising Children Who Love to Read

As an early childhood educator, I have had the opportunity to observe young children at various developmental stages in their lives. A universal similarity that I have noticed in almost ...
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When was the last time you played with your child? I’m not talking about handing your daughter a lump of play dough while you cook supper or the random artillery of questions you fire mindlessly at your son while flipping through a magazine. I’m talking about all out, completely engaged, play. Play is how children explore and make sense of their world. Forgot how to play? Here are some tips on how to play with your children.

Play With Your Children

Motherhood brings so many joys. From the first smile, to the first word, to the first steps… we are hooked. Life is forever changed once we have children. However, take ...
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Deliberately Clean

The weekend… a time to relax, enjoy some free time and/or time with the family. Unfortunately, too many moms (like me) spend at least one day of the weekend catching ...
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About Becoming a Deliberate Mom

We live in a rushed world. Whether we stay at home to care for our children or we are in the workforce, the pace of the world rushes us from ...
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