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teaching young children to be generous

Last week, my MOPS group brought in a speaker who discussed teaching our children to be generous. She had tons of great ideas, and it got me thinking about all of the things we do with our children already. Generosity through volunteerism and donations is very important to my husband and I. God has richly… Continue reading teaching young children to be generous

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practical ways to build your child’s vocabulary

Anyone who talks to my children will quickly pick up on two things: 1) they love to talk 2) they have huge vocabularies. Everyone comments on the words my boys use: pediatricians, preschool teachers, my OB (and his nurse), strangers… Once we were at an open play, and the leader asked if anyone knew the meaning… Continue reading practical ways to build your child’s vocabulary

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tips for flying alone with an infant

Last weekend I had the honor of attending a Leadership Summit for Carry the Future in Washington, DC. Since my 5 month old doesn’t take a bottle well, he was my travel buddy for the trip. It was my first time flying (commercial) with one of my children, so there was definitely a learning curve.… Continue reading tips for flying alone with an infant