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How Britax ClickTight Saved My Sanity

September is Child Passenger Safety Month. Awareness for car seat safety is important because motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death in children under age 13. Whether you are a new parent or a seasoned one, it is vital to know the current car seat safety recommendations and new products on the market to keep your […]

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Kurt & Karina Hale, Founders of PCFF

Ambassadors of Hope

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and the objective is to put a spotlight on the types of cancer that largely affect children and make a difference in the lives of our nation’s pediatric cancer patients, survivors, and their families. Thousands of children across America are diagnosed with cancer each year. This life-threatening illness continues […]

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Considering a Childs Intuition

Considering a Child’s Intuition

There is something to be said about a woman’s intuition, but what is there to be said about a child’s intuition? Admittedly, I never gave this topic any thought during my pre-parenting days, or even throughout my first few years as a mother. If your child’s intuition is not at the forefront of your daily […]

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Talking To Kids About Terrorism

Tragedy, Tents, And Superheroes

It happened again. It starts out a normal day, I’m awoken by sweet little voices (one crying for his milk, the other asking for oatmeal). I grab my much-needed coffee and turn on CNN. The “breaking news” headline hits like a ton of bricks. I almost have to remind myself how to breathe. Another shooting, another terrorist attack, another horrible loss of […]

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Pokemon Go with the Family

We are not much of a video game household. Neither my husband nor I were big gamers growing up (barring some black and white Game Boy Tetris), and so we are pretty behind the curve in navigating game systems, apps, and the latest trends thereof. Don’t get me wrong: our eight-year-old loves his Wii U […]

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Surviving the First Trimester

There it is. Those two bright pink lines staring back at you as you try to process the shock of what the rest of your life will bring. Maybe this pregnancy was completely unexpected and you are left with terror mixed with a little bit of excitement. Or maybe this was planned. After months or […]

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