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thank you notes

Why I Make My Son Write Thank You Notes

Writing thank you notes sucks. It’s a chore on par with unloading the dishwasher and cleaning out the lint filter in the dryer.   But getting gifts doesn’t suck. Few things are more exciting than ripping open wrapping paper or breaking my nails ungluing the flaps of an Amazon box that I didn’t order for myself. Yup, receiving gifts […]

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Weston

Explore Fairfield County :: Weston

“Explore Fairfield County” is an informational series that provides a glimpse into the wonderful towns and cities in Fairfield County. Fairfield County is diverse in that it includes big cities, small suburbs, beaches, farms, and busy highways. It covers a large geographic area and, because of this, it has a lot to offer families! To […]

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The Love Languages of Little Ones

The Love Languages of Little Ones

This post was sponsored by the Learning Care Group but the opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting our sponsors.I recently got hooked on City Moms Blog Network’s podcast, Just Add Sprinkles. It’s a great podcast about celebrating little moments in motherhood and while listening to Episode 17: The Importance of Celebration, I was […]

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austism

The Importance of Routines and Structure for Children on the Spectrum

The last two years I have had a strict adherence to routines and structure. Since my son was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), I have a singular focus as a mother to ensure that there are as few surprises or interruptions to his routine as possible. Simply because, that’s how it’s done. Routine and […]

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playing around

Playing Around Fairfield County 2018 {a summer play date series recap}

Can you believe that it’s already August? We can’t either! We just don’t want the summer fun to end. Especially since we had such a fantastic time Playing Around Fairfield County with so many of our readers in part of our fourth annual summer play date series! We had the opportunity to explore local spots that are […]

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The Importance of Family Vacations

The Importance of Family Vacations

When you think about your childhood, what’s your happiest memory? Mine is definitely a family vacation, or some type of day trip that we took. Experiencing different cultures, trying new foods, and learning together are great reasons to travel with your kids.  Growing up, my parents always took my brother and I on lots of […]

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