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Benefits of Raising Your Child with a Pet

Raising Caring and Responsible Kids: Benefits of Growing Up with Pets

This week we celebrated my dog’s fifth birthday. I can’t even begin to explain what a wonderful addition Gracie has been to our family. When we were told we had less than a 1% chance of having a child of our own, we decided to adopt a fur baby. Two weeks later, we were pregnant. […]

The Importance of Reading: How to Make Your Kids Fall in Love with Books

As a teacher and a mom, reading with kids is part of my daily routine. Part of the reason I became a teacher was to teach children how to read. I have been an avid reader my entire life. It is my absolute favorite hobby. However, a love of reading is not something you are […]

Fun and Frugal Crafting Ideas You Can Do with Your Kids

I love doing crafts with my toddler. Crafting seems to bring out both of our creative sides! We have the opportunity to bond, learn, and even get a little messy. However, not all craft projects are designed with kids in mind and all those craft supplies…well, it can get pretty pricey! Tracey Clayton,┬ácontributing author at […]