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December 10th, 2013 by Dionna - 16 Comments

Early this fall, my family stood crying in the driveway, waving to my parents as they drove away. They’d just packed up their home of 25+ years and were moving to Florida. Now that I’m the last member of my family of origin to live in the area we all know, I’m feeling . . . rootless.

December 2013 Carnival of Natural Parenting Call for Submissions: The More Things Change…

November 22nd, 2013 by Dionna - Leave a comment

Calling for submissions for the December Carnival of Natural Parenting! We continue to be delighted with the inspiration and wisdom our Carnival of Natural Parenting participants share, and we hope you’ll join us for the next carnival in December 2013! (Check out November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April,…

Making Peace with My Picky Eater

November 12th, 2013 by Dionna - 9 Comments

Once upon a time, there was a boy who would try anything. And then he turned 3. Thus began the dinner chronicles at my house; read about how I’ve made peace with my picky eater.

Calling for submissions for the November 2013 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Feeding Your Family

October 21st, 2013 by Dionna - Leave a comment

How do you feed your family? Join us for the November 2013 Carnival of Natural Parenting and tell us about it!

5 Ways to Extend Children’s Screen Time into Creative Learning Opportunities

October 8th, 2013 by Dionna - 18 Comments

Looking for a way to balance screen time with other fun learning experiences? Extend screen time off-screen. Here are 5 fun ways to take your child’s love of favorite shows or games and twist them into creative educational activities.

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