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Let's Talk About Sex.

Have you had 'the talk'? Or maybe avoided 'the talk'? Talking about sex and purity is an important and difficult task. Sheila Wray Gregoire has a ton of great tips for people who are wondering how to talk intimacy with their kids. “If you want to be great parents, gross out your kids….You can’t give your child a message on purity and...

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Escaping your Legacy
Escaping your Legacy

Have you been able to escape your family legacy? Should we even want to or try to? As much as we seek to become independent people and become individuals apart from our parents, to some extent we all struggle with our family legacy. For example, Frank Zappa was a rock musician, and one of the most talented and influential of the 60's, 70's and...

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Let Go
Let Go

What is keeping you from letting go and letting your father catch you? What fears haunt you because of your past? Are hurts still clear in your mind from the last time you trusted someone else? Comment below, talk to someone privately or take a life lesson on this topic.

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Picnics: Necessary Luxury
Picnics: Necessary Luxury

The best picnic I ever had was also the simplest. I was in London with my Mom, a rare trip, just the two of us taking in the sites of the country where I was born.  It was a beautiful day in early summer, a day meant for parks and grass under your toes and taking your time. We stopped at a grocery store for tomatoes and good cheese and focaccia...

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Try a Photo Scavenger Hunt
Try a Photo Scavenger Hunt

Do you have a family reunion or group event to plan this summer? If you’re looking for a great way to get people laughing, try a photo scavenger hunt.  It gets people working and laughing together, requires little equipment and has lots of room for creativity. A photo scavenger hunt can easily be adapted to any space and works with groups...

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The Future of Disneyland
The Future of Disneyland

Since Disneyland opened in California in 1955, the Walt Disney theme parks have captivated the imagination of children and adults alike. They have withstood five decades of shifting culture and remain destinations though of as being full of wonder and magic. But will Disney's theme parks continue to remain relevant in the future? Disney is already,...

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Summer Ideas for Kids
Summer Ideas for Kids

School’s out and the kids are all at home. If you’re looking for ideas to make summer more enjoyable, don’t miss  Michele Borba’s article, “Sanity Savers”.  A little prep and a few simple rules can make play dates a treat for everyone – even you! To begin with, Michelle recommends extra-kid-proofing your house. Chances are good...

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Happy Campers
Happy Campers

Camp is one of the quintessential moments of childhood. Many adults have fond memories of childhood campfires and s’mores, silly songs and morning stretches.  But sending your child to camp before they’re ready can turn this delightful treat into a terrible ordeal. I was 11 the year my parents sent to camp.  I didn’t go willingly.  A...

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