A DC Comic Kind of Halloween |ad|

Styles for any party with ideas from celebrity hairstylist Katie Johnson.

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My kids wanted to have a theme to their costumes this year, and they chose DC Comics! (Now, apparently there’s a difference between Marvel …

Fall Craft Day With Oriental Trading |ad|

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25 Poppasome Tokens of Appreciation

I love fall!! I love the smells, the sights, the food, and the crispness in the air! So, when I found all these fun …

Meeting Speech and Language Goals with Oriental Trading #ad

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My 7 year old son, Sam (name changed for privacy), is diagnosed with high-functioning autism, or what used to be known as Asperger’s. I’ve …

Is Social Media Making Us Extra Cruel?

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If you’re like me, Facebook (or Instagram, or Twitter, or whatever you use) is a blessing and a curse. It’s such a blessing to be able to keep in touch with family and friends. But, it can be a curse …

The Small Trials Hurt Too

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There is a lot going on in my family. In the last six years, we have faced seven surgeries between four of our children, an epilepsy diagnosis, two different seizures that wouldn’t stop, enough ambulance rides that I’d need more …

Saying Good-bye to a Season

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Why is it that endings are usually sad? I mean, with the exception of cellulite, bad company, or acne, good-bye’s don’t usually feel good. They often leave me with a sense of longing or …

Should I Homeschool? Things to Think About

Should I Homeschool My Children?

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As much as I love homeschooling, I realize it is not for everyone. Some people have no desire to homeschool and feel that either the public or private school their kids attend is the best …

If You are Buried in Laundry, Keep Reading…

Are You Buried in Laundry?

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Do you feel like your laundry pile has taken on a life of it’s own, and you are forever buried in laundry? Like it has grown so large that one day you’ll walk into your …