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Books That Break Gender Stereotypes: Part II

For as many times as I have heard comments about gender stereotypes for girls, I have heard as many comments towards boys. “Your hair looks like a girl!” “Pink is a girl color!” “You’re at the girl table!” Often times the emphasis put on the word “girl” is that of disdain, or disgust.  It never ceases to […]

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This Mom of Boys Is Outraged

I don’t know how to react to the recent news involving Brock Turner and his “20 minutes of action” other than to be outraged. I am outraged at Turner for not only sexually attacking an unconscious human being, but also for not taking responsibility for his actions.  I am outraged by the letter his father […]

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Taming the Tiger Mom

Taming the Tiger Mom

I keep making the same parenting mistake over and over I need desperately need to learn to stop. I need to teach myself to quit being such a “tiger mom” before I end up seriously harming my kids. Already I can see that pushing my three year old son to write his name ended up […]

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Introducing Vermont Day School {Now Enrolling!}

{We have partnered together with Vermont Day School to bring you this sponsored post all about this new school and their programs!} If you’ve taken a drive down Route 7 in Shelburne lately you may have noticed a new sign gracing the roadside. Vermont Day School is officially opening it’s doors this fall and is […]

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Homeschooling Hacks:: Homeschooling in Vermont

Have you ever considered homeschooling? When it was time to send my oldest to kindergarten I was considering homeschooling but all the information and rules seemed completely overwhelming.  What I learned over time was that there is a great homeschooling community out there that will help you out while you try to figure out curriculum, […]

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