Parenting

Childhood Hunger hits close to home #sponsored

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Child hunger facts: So do you think that hunger does not hit near your home?   Child hunger is an issue that is closer than you think. Child hunger impacts your state, your country and your community.  Did you ever think about the kids that do without?   You can find hunger statistics for your area on […]

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Bathing your babies : #JOHNSONSBaby #PromiseToBaby

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When my children were little one of my favorite things was the quite time after a bathing them.  Where I was the center of there happy little world.  My son who is now 13 and taller then me was always a joy.  I would look at this blond hair big blue eyed boy who resembled […]

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How to Have your kids Giveback : Burlington Book Buddies Program

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How to Have your kids Giveback : Burlington Book Buddies Program .   Each week for the month of August I am going to feature a program where your kids can give to other kids in need. Last weeks post was a huge success? So I am asking to look at your kids books and share […]

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Back to School Service Project #Bagitforward

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Do a Back to School Service Project with your kids #Bagitforward.  This is a great time of year to get your Kids involved in a service school project.  We did a the BagItForward project for Elmer’s Let’s Bond and Champion for Kids.  We got the neighborhood and our local swim team to help donate. We […]

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The Fault in Ours Stars Movie Review #FIOS

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The Fault in Ours Stars Movie Review:   So Tonight I had the privilege to drive 6- 15 year old girl to the opening night of Fault In Our Stars.  Which if you are not a teenage girl : is a love store, with a terminal twist.   The theater had 6 movie theater dedicated to […]

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My Boy In a Bubble

Yea Things you never said you would let you kids  do.  Like don’t put a plastic bag over your head.  Fast forward 10 years … let in  plastic bag.. and I video taped it So I had a bubble boy! See my son does walk on water .. sorta of ? As they get older […]

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Parenting teenage boys : Planting seeds of Parenting

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Parenting teenage boys and How to talk to your teenage boy?  All March my husband I would watch promos for the new Fox TV show Surviving Jack.  My husband would say I want to watch that show. The promos would feature Jack Dunlvey  the Dad putting his teenage son through the paces,  as punishment for […]

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The story I will tell my grandchildren someday: Clorox Moments #ickies sponsored

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Clorox In the entire 13 years I have been a Mom there have been many Ickies  Clorox moments.   From my daughter removing her dirty diaper and hugging it saying she “loves” her diaper during the potty training.  Or my son so not wanting to […]

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Tips on getting childrens ears piercing

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Childrens ears piercing:  When I was 8 my mother took me to get my ears pierced.  I will never forget my sister and I went the Rockaway mall to Bejewled a store on the upper level.  They had white seats with chrome arms and orange and pink walls  it was 1979.  My sister and I […]

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10 Birthday Surprise ideas for Kids

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Unique kids birthday surprise ideas: 10 Great Ways to surprise your child on their birthday and creating a birthday tradition.  Every year since my son has been in school on his birthday I have shown up at school with balloons one for each of year.  This year since he is in 7th grade I did  […]

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