It's important to read books to celebrate diversity for a myriad of reasons. Marginalized children shouldn't be the the only ones reading and being exposed to diverse books, nor are their lives the only ones that will be enriched...
Every child deserves to see themselves reflected in picture books, and every child deserves to see the many cultures we have in our world! I’ve put together this list books celebrating diversity for preschoolers, which is great to either...
There's a big game on today! You may not be super into football or even the Super Bowl but chances are it will be on at your house. If it is and you want to hang with your family,...
Over the years, Valentine's Day has lost a lot of the appeal that it once held to me. I think once you become married you realize that it truly is a day that the marketing executives have designed and...
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Nature is healing. Who can say that they’ve taken a walk in the woods or watched the sunrise from a deserted beach and not felt calmer – more at peace? Science is starting to figure out how exactly this...
Is it just me, or has it been a tough year to connect with people? Our usual sources of community have not been as available to us during the pandemic. Even with the people inside our own four walls,...
There’s no doubt about it that the QCA has some really great areas to live. You and your family can find the community that is right for you, but personally, as the largest city of the area, I think...
Full disclosure: I’m an only child raising an only child, so I know no other way. But, I know that having (or being) an only child still carries negative stereotypes of being bossy, lonely, bored, spoiled, selfish… the list...
Like many people, I wasn't sad to see 2020 in the rearview mirror. Now that 2021 has arrived, though, I find myself continuing to reflect on the year that passed and lessons learned. So, for motivation, inspiration, and accountability,...
  Valentine’s day is just around the corner. Moms work hard enough so take an idea out of here to make your Valentines Day with the kids special and fun. You can do these with things I am sure you...
Recently I picked up the book: A Mother’s Reckoning — Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy by Sue Klebold. Klebold’s son is Dylan, one of the shooters responsible for the Columbine High School shooting. What mother of boys doesn’t...
This post was republished with permission from Becca at Who Arted. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. And, if you’re like me, you’re looking for cute Valentines that won’t break the bank! Well, look no further, I have exactly...

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