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TALES OF A HARDWORKING MOM

Why I didn’t redecorate the Christmas Tree

on Dec. 01, 2016, at 11:05 a.m.
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See the moon shines through the trees…

on Nov. 30, 2016, at 6:54 a.m.
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The Thanksgiving Orphans

on Nov. 21, 2016, at 1:37 p.m.
THE SCRAPED-UP KID

Not a shopper? Opt outside with me on Black Friday

on Nov. 21, 2016, at 7 a.m.
Why shop on Black Friday when you can opt outside? Join the movement to turn away from the craziness and get some fresh air.
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Will it get easier?

on Nov. 16, 2016, at 8:15 p.m.
TALES OF A HARDWORKING MOM

Maintaining Motivation

on Nov. 14, 2016, at 7:31 p.m.
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Are the Elections, stomach bugs and organizing frenzy related?

on Nov. 14, 2016, at 10:18 a.m.
THE SCRAPED-UP KID

Three lessons from the outdoors for Election Day

on Nov. 08, 2016, at 8:23 a.m.
It’s Election Day. How to survive the stress? Here are three things I learned just this week that can help you and your kids pull through.
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Of Ostriches, soup, bread and chocolate pudding

on Nov. 07, 2016, at 9:07 a.m.
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Nine products to make handwriting fun!

on Nov. 06, 2016, at 5:03 p.m.
Do you have a child struggling with writing? Maybe the mechanics of it or maybe they just hate it and are unwilling to learn? Here are eight fun, silly, outside-of-the-box products that will help them (and you) get out of that rut!
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When the enemy strikes

on Nov. 01, 2016, at 7:37 p.m.
DOUBLE DUTCH PLUS THREE

Why taking down the screens isn’t a 10-minute job

on Nov. 01, 2016, at 4:58 p.m.
THE SCRAPED-UP KID

Want your kids to stay in Maine? Teach them to appreciate Maine.

on Oct. 24, 2016, at 4:32 p.m.
Maine is taking its share of hits these days. Want your kids to stay here? Stop listening to the trash talk them and teach them to appreciate Maine.
NOW YOU HAVE TWO!

The Seasonal Slump

on Oct. 24, 2016, at 11:54 a.m.
THE SCRAPED-UP KID

Is your kids’ screen time really as low as you think? Mine wasn’t.

on Oct. 20, 2016, at 8:26 a.m.
A new study shows that kids are spending fifteen times more time watching Netflix than they do playing outside. How do my kids stack up on screen time?
TALES OF A HARDWORKING MOM

Ode to the Undecided

on Oct. 15, 2016, at 11:47 p.m.
THE SCRAPED-UP KID

Thank you, Donn Fendler, for your story

on Oct. 11, 2016, at 12:26 p.m.
Donn Fendler, Maine legend and author of Lost on a Mountain in Maine, died this weekend. His influence on kids and the lessons of his ordeal live on.
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13.5 reasons why your diet won’t work

on Oct. 07, 2016, at 10:13 a.m.
NOW YOU HAVE TWO!

Now They Are Two

on Oct. 06, 2016, at 2:51 p.m.
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When quirks are inherited

on Sept. 28, 2016, at 4:52 p.m.