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Halloween With a Nut Allergy

As a parent of a daughter with a bad nut allergy, we put together some graphics to help parents know the nut-free candies and those that might be unsafe.

Ways to Keep your Parenting Life a Little Less Stressful

Being a new parent is hard!  I can’t imagine doing it alone.  So here are some ways to keep your parenting life a little less stressful, have a happier family, and continue to be the best parents you can be.   1. Tag team whenever possible, make sure to take turns for any daily tasks/chores (bath time, dishes, diaper changes, laundry, etc.). 2. Date night This is sooo important to your relationship.  If your...

Summer Tips from a Teacher

As a teacher of six years, I know how important it is for students to continue to learn during the summer.  I know some parents want to just let their children have a great summer – play in the pool, run outside, play video games, whatever they want to do!  But as a teacher, I am asking you to help your kids and keep them learning over the summer.  Every year, I have students who dropped an entire grade level,...

Paper Chain Countdown for Kids

Creative and simple idea for helping kids understand time until a special event. Includes easy steps on creating a paper chain countdown for kids.

Giveaway – The Organic Family Cookbook

We hope you've had a chance to see our review of The Organic Family Cookbook. We like it so much, we're going to give away a copy to a user who submits a parenting tip below. Fill out the form below with your tip, the name you want displayed with your tip (if any), your email address so we can contact you if you win, and the person who referred you to the contest, if there was somebody. That person will get a bonus entry for the contest!
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