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It’s happened to the best of us-- your child is climbing up a slippery jungle gym, or jumping on a trampoline, or carrying a full glass of water, and without even thinking about it, the words just tumble out of your mouth: “Be careful!” Be careful. It may be one of the most common phrases [...]
I had a fantastic childhood. My family had its ups and downs, just like every family does, but for the most part, I have incredibly fond memories of my younger years. I have loving and supportive parents, I’ve always been close with my siblings and cousins, and my sense of security has been nurtured from [...]
Dear Kiddos, I think part of being a parent is the sudden and inescapable realization that time marches forward. It sounds so obvious—of course time marches forward! But when I became a mother, there was suddenly evidence, every week, every month, that the world is constantly changing and shifting and there’s really no way to [...]