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Try An Online Shared Calendar

I’ve already written about how Google Docs has helped my family immensely with a Shared To-Do List. Today’s post is about another great Google offering – a shared family calendar via Google calendar. This is a great solution for households … Continue reading

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Working Moms: Your Kids Can Help!

There are lots of good reasons to have your kids do chores. Chores teach skills that kids will not learn in school, but are critical for them to learn before they’re on their own. They also teach responsibility and give your kids … Continue reading

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Try a Shared Online To-Do List

Recent studies show that although many more women hold jobs outside the home than 40 years ago, and are even increasingly the primary breadwinner, women still do the majority of the housework and childcare (Japan, Britain, Canada, USA). This is not a path … Continue reading

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NEW School Schedule Clipart

I’ve gotten feedback from preschool teachers, special ed teachers, and even parents of high schoolers who are all using the School Schedule. I’ve add 55 new clipart images to help you make any kind of school schedule you need! Give it … Continue reading

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Running Errands: Count On It

Working parents can find it pretty hard to get all of their errands done. Unless you can magically get them done while your kids are in day care, or with the nanny, you will often find you have to bring … Continue reading

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Dads & Nighttime Feedings

Every family does this differently and like everything else about parenting, each family needs to figure out what works best for them. But I’m going to make the case here for dads doing half of the nighttime feedings. The most … Continue reading

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Healthy Snack Ideas

We are trying to eat healthier at our house (who isn’t, right?) which means some of my kids’ standard snacks aren’t meeting the bar. One of my kids likes Cheez-its, goldfish, or saltines as his snack. The other likes a … Continue reading

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