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Shut. UP!

These days, when parenting my children, I am working on keeping my mouth shut more often. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not a chatter box. And I don’t prattle on when it is obvious that no one is interested or … Continue reading

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Hard-knocks for Modern Families or Build-Your-Own Village

We parents today (particularly in Western “civilized” societies) have it harder than perhaps any other time in history and any other culture known. By some stroke of cosmic misfortune, our historical “good” fortune has condemned our child-raising to a level … Continue reading

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“What do you saay…?” Nooo Thanks!

Hey – We’re on vacation!!! And for more about how we got here (as in what we had to do to make it here), check out Natalie’s post. One of the things I noticed as we traveled through four airports … Continue reading

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