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How To Volunteer at Your Kid’s School

Tweet I volunteered at my child’s school a lot, and I spent two years on the PTO as well, but nothing gave me more insight into how school classes work than being a classroom assistant these last two years. Believe … Continue reading

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Books for Second, Third and Fourth Graders

Tweet Finding books for your kiddos to read is a tricky game between books that are too easy, and books they don’t want to read. Especially for those children who have hit that point where they can read pretty much … Continue reading

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How To Pack Good School Lunches

Tweet You won’t find it hard to find advice on packing healthy lunches for your kids to take to school. Unfortunately, much of that advice isn’t a realistic way to make your child a healthy school lunch. Healthy Enough Let’s … Continue reading

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Better School Pictures Cheaper

Tweet School pictures have been around forever. Every year, it’s basically the same thing. The school sends home an envelope with a notice about school pictures and an order form. Then, parents pick a nice outfit and send their kids … Continue reading

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Columbus Day and Schools

Tweet I understand the issue with Columbus Day. No, the guy wasn’t a saint, and yes, he did a lot of bad things. And, maybe he shouldn’t have a holiday, but for right now, he does, and many people get … Continue reading

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