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Preschool craft all-in-one boxes

I went to buy my ds#1 a box of everything-in-one-box crafts for December and found that my source for the last several years was closed. Oh no! We’ve been lovers of Shirley’s Prepackaged Crafts since dd#3 was about four years … Continue reading

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Kindergarten Readiness

I know this is the wrong season for posting about “kindergarten readiness.” But this has been sitting on my computer desk for awhile and I’m finally getting around to it. We receive a newsletter from our pediatrician’s office quarterly. There … Continue reading

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Back to School

This summer, while waiting with my kids for swimming lessons to start, I was chatting with some of the other moms. One of them, whom I have known since middle school, was waxing eloquent and loudly about how great it … Continue reading

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Isn’t Socialization A Concern?

I was having a discussion this evening with a neighbor whom I also consider a friend. We have known each other 3+ years and her youngest is the same ageĀ as my oldest. We both love that our neighborhood contains oodles … Continue reading

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Kindergarten Electives

I’m not a big fan of all-day kindergarten. So, my kindergarten is only a half-day. Another thing about my kindergarten is that it is fun. First grade is soon enough to buckle down for the ‘real work.’ When I started … Continue reading

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Questions, Questions

As I wrote before, we have run into quite a few children who are going to be entering kindergarten this fall at one of the local public schools. Their mothers, upon hearing that I have a child of that age, … Continue reading

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