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If you’re anything like me the prospect of summer vacation and the end of the school year fills you with a mixture of relief and dread. Relief because it means limping across the finish line of homework, research projects, after school activities, reading logs, and the early morning rush. Dread because ten whole weeks of […]

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01
Jun
2015

Summer Family Traditions

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Traditions are one of the ways to build a secure love into your child’s heart. Summertime is a great opportunity to establish some family favorites when it comes to traditions. Here are some of our suggestions. Establish a movie night and take turns picking your favorites. Try a new recipe once a week with the […]

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01
Jul
2013
Michelle Hutchison, The Non-Speed of Love, Dr. Tim Kimmel, Family Matters Blog, Grace Based Parenting, summer, pool, lessons, patience, fear

  It’s summer time again, the season of tank tops, Otter Pops, and the most time – honored of traditions… Swim Lessons.   No matter how well last summer’s lessons went, the pool-less months of jacket-weather season wreak havoc on the average preschooler. Swim Lesson Amnesia sets in and we may find ourselves right back […]

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