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The thrill of a lifetime

One of the great things about summer is that it provides you with tons of stuff to do with amusement parks ranking at the top of the list.   I had the pleasure of visiting one a few weeks ago … Continue reading

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Be careful out there

On a hot Summer say taking a dip in the pool is a good way to cool off.  Spending time at the beach or lake is not a bad idea either.  But whatever choice you make be sure to keep … Continue reading

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Vacations are meant to be taken

When we think of summer we think of sunshine, outdoor activities, flip-flops, bar-be-cues and vacations among other things.   Vacations are beneficial in many ways, they play an important role in maintaining a healthy lifestyle.  I’m sure there are some … Continue reading

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Fun in the sun – safety

Now that summer is around the corner, it’s time to break out those umbrellas, sunglasses and other protectants such as sunscreen.  It is important that parents take the right approach when protecting children from over exposure to the sun. When we are … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air

Although it may not seem realistic to some but Spring  is right around the corner, the proof is the daylight savings time and turning the clocks forward.   I, for one find it hard to believe (heavy snow and low … Continue reading

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Safe on Halloween

Halloween is that time of year where children are on the move mainly by foot, dressed as their favorite character, in pursuit of  those trick-or-treat goodies.  I wouldn’t be surprised if children ranked it as their favorite holiday, right up there with … Continue reading

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Dealing with bullies part II – sports teams

Your child has made it through the final round of trying out for a sports team, you are overjoyed that their determination and hard work paid off, after all wasn’t that one of the main reasons you allowed them to join … Continue reading

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Take care

At some point in our lives there has come or will come a time when we have had to care for a family member or friend and we all know how challenging that can be.   We work through it and push … Continue reading

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Girls in sports, you’ve come a long way baby

Playing basketball in college,  I  can remember long bus rides to games for what seemed like twenty four hours away, our schedule was similar to the Men’s team but yet they flew to their games and rarely did they take … Continue reading

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Welcome To My Blog

Trying something for the first time has a tendency to be somewhat nerve wrecking, but unlike those first times (new job, new school, purchasing a new home) starting a blog proved to be just the opposite.  I am thrilled to have … Continue reading

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