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Top 10 Things to Know About a Large Family

Someone asked me recently if I had always wanted a big family. I quickly answered, “Yes!” I wasn’t raised in a large family, but growing up, I baby-sat for several families with four or more kids. All the neighborhood kids would come over to play and it was utter chaos. I can remember setting out […]

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Money Smart Tips from National Experts

April is National Financial Literacy Month. A month to educate and celebrate spending wisely, thinking through purchases, paying off debt, budgeting, and all things related to money. It so important to celebrate this month and to work with our children to make better financial decisions. Research suggests that children have low levels of financial literacy and […]

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O Library! My Library!

How far will our library take us go today? Maybe we’ll go through the mountains of Dr. Seuss through the lollipop trees! Or maybe we’ll find an ocean and look for animals underneath the deep seas! Wait look! A place to play! But first we have to return every last book. Thank you Anna Dewdney […]

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Diary of a Wimpy Mom

It’s no secret that motherhood has a way of changing us. From the moment we learn of our expecting baby, our hearts begin to convert and our bodies begin to prepare. As moms, we talk a lot about the ways our physical appearance takes a hit, but what about the other ways we change? What […]

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Heart of OMB :: Conceive Nebraska

Infertility 101 Did you know that April 22nd kicks off a week long awareness about infertility?  I didn’t either, until 13 years ago when my husband and I were declared “infertile” by our doctor.  The word infertile literally means, “unable to reproduce.” Other words that come with the term: sterile, barren, unproductive. Words that up […]

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Kid-Friendly Pranks for April Fool’s Day

“April Fools!” What fun your kids have shouting that phrase! Wanna have some fun too? Here are a few kid and parent friendly pranks that I’ve gleaned from across the internet. From the day’s beginning to the end, we’ve got you covered with pranks.  Enjoy! Morning Pranks Tower of Solo Cups: After your child goes to […]

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