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School Aged Kids

Starting school is a huge step for children and parents alike. We help you navigate the transition and all the joys and challenges school-aged kids face throughout the years.

Parenting Your Strong-Willed Child

Parenting Your Strong-Willed Child

Do you have a strong-willed child? You’re lucky! Strong willed children can be a challenge when they’re young, but if sensitively parented, they become terrific teens and young adults. Self-motivated and inner-directed, they go after what they want and are almost impervious to peer pressure. As long as parents resist the impulse to “break their will,” strong-willed kids often become leaders.

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7 Ways To Bring Nature Into Your Homeschool Curriculum

7 Ways To Bring Nature Into Your Homeschool Curriculum

From calming anxiety to boosting immune systems, finding ways to bring nature play into your homeschool curriculum is important for a number of reasons. In this article, Mama of Two & Homeschool Hero, Ashley Corinne, shares the benefits of natural play as well as 7 ways you can incorporate it into your child’s education.

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9 Montessori-Inspired Puzzles for Your Homeschool Science Lesson (And The Activities Kids Will Love!)

9 Montessori-Inspired Puzzles for Your Homeschool Science Lesson (And The Activities Kids Will Love!)

If you’re looking for Montessori-inspired toys to facilitate a homeschooling science lesson plan, you’ve come to the right place! Today, we’re sharing our favorite educational puzzles from Stuka Puka as well as our go-to play-based learning activities!

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Gender Stereotypes Don’t Need To Dictate Your Child’s After-School Activities (or Toys)

Gender Stereotypes Don’t Need To Dictate Your Child’s After-School Activities (or Toys)

Raise your hand if you’re tired of gender stereotypes influencing what activities your kids do after school and what toys they play with 🙋‍♀️

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Want Voc-Free Furniture? This Is The Certification You Should Look For.

Want Voc-Free Furniture? This Is The Certification You Should Look For.

While you may be conditioned to check for certifications like USDA Organic on food and FSC on paper or wooden products, you may not know that you should also be looking for certifications like UL GREENGUARD GOLD when shopping for furniture and building materials…

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