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Husker Game Day: Hacks and Hints

When I moved to Nebraska three years ago and started working at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, it was evident that this state loves football. In fact, more specifically, they love Husker football. According to Husker Athletics, “Memorial Stadium has been sold out for home football games since 1962 and becomes the third-largest city in Nebraska […]

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Daycare Series:: Daycare Partnership

Your relationship with your daycare should be a partnership. A partnership that works together to enhance and support your child’s learning. My partnership with my boys’ daycare has been evolving with time. Our partnership has involved breast milk policies, potty-training tactics, curriculum expectations, and much more. This partnership approach has served our family well. Here […]

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Daycare Series: Tools to Find the Best Daycare

Finding childcare is one the most high stakes decisions you will make. You try to find a balance among convenience, budget, safety, and a healthy learning environment. It is a daunting decision, no doubt. When you are looking for childcare look for a partner in your parenting. Look for a provider that supports your child […]

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Daycare Series: In-Home or Center

Since they were infants, my twins have spent their days being cared for by someone other than myself or my husband. Both my husband and I work outside the home, which means our boys are spending on average ten hours a day at daycare. Think about it: ten of their 14 hours of awake time […]

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Awkward Mom Moments

From the moments of infant blowouts and leaking breasts to the toddler years of curiosity and to the days of school-aged kids to angst-ridden tweens, moms have the awkward odds stacked against them. With each passing parenting season, awkward mom moments change and evolve—always catching us off guard and making for a quick chuckle and […]

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