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On the hunt for sitters? Make sure you’re checking and asking these 5 things

by Avni Patel Thompson 

As parents, we know that hiring sitters and finding childcare is a fact of life, but how do you know that they are trustworthy? 1,373 more words


Ski Day!

The kids were off school on Monday, and since part of my self-care this semester is not going in on Monday (even though I do work at least 5 hours at home on Monday), I also had the day “off.” I’d been bugging Patrick to take Seamus and Gilbert skiing, but then I realized, I really wanted to go too. 398 more words

Growing Up


A couple of weeks ago, I was lucky enough to be invited to Stockholm by Baby Bjorn. They invited myself and my family out for a few days to be part of their upcoming campaign, but also to investigate parenting the Swedish way. 853 more words


Outdoor Preschool Awesomeness: A Photo Essay

by Andrew Jay, Tiny Trees Preschool

Photos courtesy of Katrina Shelby

What do you get when you remove the walls from a preschool?

Short answer: mud, joy, adventure, science, nature, exercise. 552 more words

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