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Dinosaurs inOC

Dinosaurs in SoCal

Does your kid love dinosaurs much as mine? He is a man of few words, but many of those words are ridiculously long dinosaur names that I am amazed he can pronounce! So I went on a mission to find all the places you can find dinosaurs in our area, and here is the definitive list […]

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SUMMER

Summer is Almost Here…

  I am a planner at heart. I love planning but hate surprises. So if you are like me, you should have mapped out your kids’ summer schedule by now. If not, and you haven’t had the time yet (like you aren’t busy enough) here are some of my findings after relentless hours of searching […]

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What A Child With Autism Wants YOU To Know

What Children With Autism Want You To Know

The month of April is Autism Awareness Month. As someone who works with children with disabilities, this month is dear to my heart. I have worked with many children with different challenges, but children with autism are my passion. People with autism can range from intellectually disabled to gifted in intellect. Autism ranges from mild to […]

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Truth and tips

Flying with kids. Hard truths and tips…

We do at least 2 10+ hour flights a year with our 3 and 4 year old. I remember the first long haul flight we did spending hours on google looking for tips on how to survive the flight. Some suggested paints or playdough, others suggested coloring books, playing cards or jigsaws. Fear set in. My […]

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Supporting

Silent Grievers Part 2

I received a lot of response on Facebook for my open letter to Silent Grievers.  This affirmed for me that so many people have been touched by some sort of loss associated with growing a family.  Everyone knows someone who has experienced infertility, miscarriage, fetal demise, still birth, etc. So I thought with so many people […]

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