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Monthly Archives: July, 2015

The heat is on!


The heat is on! Summer heat is here, and we haven’t had much of it this year.  It will be over the 90 degree mark today, so there might be milkshakes for dinner in the Love house.  Many summers ago on a very hot evening we did have milkshakes for dinner, and it was one …

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Raising an unspoiled child…how to strike that parenting balance


A spoiled child grows into an adult who feels entitled…how do you strike the balance between wants and needs as a parent? It is so difficult to see your child upset, disappointed, or wanting something that you don’t feel is necessary or maybe can’t afford. There were many days when I questioned whether we should …

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Back to sleep…tummy to play at least 20 minutes every day!


Back to sleep….tummy to play at least 20 minutes every day! You are holding your precious baby and suddenly you realize that your beautiful baby’s head is a little flat…!  What has happened?  First there is no need to panic.  Since the American Pediatrics (AAP) began encouraging us to put our babies to sleep on their backs, …

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