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What can you learn from Memory?

Tonight, D and I played our first “official” game of Memory. I bought the Disney Classic Characters Matching Game several months ago when I saw it on sale at Target. 521 more words


The Meanest Mom in Town; Teaching Consequences to our Kids

My son is in second grade. Each Monday he has a book report due. He always does it over the weekend, and up to now there hasn’t been a problem. 654 more words

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Mommy's Little Helper

D, my 2 year old, enjoys helping me do things around the house. So, whenever I can, I let her! It’s a great opportunity for me to show her how to do things, let her practice doing them, and then let her do them independently when she is ready. 646 more words


"U.S. star goalie Tim Howard puts name on Tourette syndrome 'leadership academy'"

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This July 18, 2014 Philly region NewsWorks article talks about United States  Star Goalie Tim Howard who has Tourette Syndrome, but uses his fame as a goalie to help educate others about the disorder by allowing himself to be seen in front of 40,000 people playing soccer despite the tics he has as a result of having Tourette’s Syndrome.  413 more words

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Suggestion Saturday

I am new to blogging, but I want to be a helpful resource to parents, teachers, grandparents, and anyone else who wants to learn more. So I would like to hear from… 38 more words


Animal Prints

Science exists all around us.  Turn the tables on your little interrogator by asking him or her fun and probing questions.  What kind of animal do you think left this print?  66 more words

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