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Lice: Those Annoying Little Buggers!

“Mom, a girl at camp has lice. Don’t worry, they checked my head,” my daughter stated one summer day last year. Ugh, just the word lice makes me automatically scratch all parts of my head. These tiny, almost microscopic bugs… yuck! I knew better having gone through lice many times myself as a child and […]

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The 2017 Summer Whine Down

Have you ever seen the commercial of the father back to school shopping with his children? He’s prancing through the aisles and the kids are walking slowly behind him with their heads down and frowning. All the while the song “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” plays in the background? I’ve been thinking […]

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Playing Around Fairfield County 2017 {a summer play date series recap}

Can you believe that summer is slowly coming to a close? We can’t either! We just don’t want the 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 third annual summer play date series! We had the opportunity to explore local […]

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SUMMER Slide

Summer Slide

Summer slide is a term commonly used in the world of teaching to describe the tendency for students to lose some of the achievement gains over the summer that they made during the previous school year. This is my fifth rodeo as a “summer parent” and I must admit that my parenting skills also suffer […]

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