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10 Life Lessons My Kids Learn From Skiing

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We are a ski family. It’s what we do together, and is what I did with my parents and siblings growing up. Recently, as I was carving down the mountain, I started thinking how skiing taught me — and is teaching my kids — some very important life lessons. Here’s …

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Become a Guest Chef at the Ronald McDonald House

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Imagine caring for your seriously ill child. Then imagine caring for your seriously ill child when the hospital or clinic where they receive treatment is 30 miles away, sometimes more. Despite the fact that I know several families who travel to the Bay Area so their child can receive necessary …

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Regular Date Nights Post Children: I Had No Idea What I Was Missing

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I think it goes without saying, becoming a parent is pretty life changing. It changes the dynamics of everything. Suddenly you are consumed by the little being you created. It’s amazing. I fell so in love with both of my children and I fell hard. So did my husband. We …

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The Top 20 Thoughts This Mom Has While Jumping at EZ Air

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When the winter days are cold and gloomy, I find that my kids start bouncing off the walls at home. These are the days that I find I’m much more likely to comply when they start begging for an outing to EZ Air Indoor Trampoline Park. I also look at it as …

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