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IS YOUR CHILD PRESSURED TO PLAY ONE YOUTH SPORT YEAR-ROUND?

FROM OUR FRIENDS AT THE WHOLE CHILD SPORTS AND SCOTT LANCASTER: Many sports programs and coaches at the youth elite level (soccer, lacrosse, ice hockey, baseball, basketball) strongly recommend that children specialize and play one sport year-round. Don’t succumb to the …

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Tech Toys v Traditional Toys – Holidays Are Coming!

The holiday season is just around the corner, and whether you are ready for it or not, your kids are already thinking about which toys they are hoping to receive. While your kids might have visions of iPads and video …

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How to Instill Great Character Traits in Your Kids

Raising children of good character is easier said than done. Sure, one can say, do this, and teach them that, but putting them into practice may require a bit more effort (and patience). Today’s parents have much to compete with …

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School’s Out Oct 17 & 31 – Sign Up for Kids’ Camp

School is out twice this month of October! Need something for your kids to do? Check out these amazing programs from Activity Rocket providers – sign up right on The Rocket and earn $20 Amazon Gift Card (or other favorite …

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The 4 Key Steps to Finding the Right Sitter

Your children are your most valuable asset so take the time and effort to find the best sitter possible for your children. Here are four tips to ensure you have the best. 1 – Conduct an in-person interview with the …

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Win 2 Tickets to PEP Parent Education Series

PEP, Parent Encouragement Program has been helping us parent with classes, events and educational resources since 1982. PEP also brings renowned authors and experts to our area to speak to parents with their Noted Author Series. This November, PEP presents …

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