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April is Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month

Every 30 minutes, a child is abused or neglected in my home state of Ohio. When I read the above statistic, I was sickened by it. All I can think next is ‘how’? How on earth could a mother or father allow such a disturbing act to happen to their child or perform it themselves? How?… Continue reading April is Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month

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Leprechaun DIY & Family Focused St. Patrick’s Day Ideas.

Memories are some of the greatest gifts you will ever give to your family. They shape who your children become and set the tone for how your daily lives play out. Not every day needs to be a celebration, but it is fun to make the little things feel special! One way I have begun to… Continue reading Leprechaun DIY & Family Focused St. Patrick’s Day Ideas.

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Shopping for Your Pediatrician (& what you might be missing)

Choosing the right pediatrician for you and your child is possibly the singular most important selection you make when it comes to your child’s health.  You make every decision regarding their health and wellbeing with this individual. You need to establish a close professional relationship with someone you can trust. Here are a few steps… Continue reading Shopping for Your Pediatrician (& what you might be missing)

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7 Things My Husband Will Teach Our Kids.

There are some things in life that my husband simply excels at, where I fall a little short. Everyone has their specialties. This is what I have decided our kids will be able to learn from daddy much better. How to use scissors: My excuse for being a little behind with cutting expertise had always… Continue reading 7 Things My Husband Will Teach Our Kids.