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Teaching Kids About Race Using Eggs

Parenting By January 20, 2014 Tags: , , , , 10 Comments

Explaining Race to Kids In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday, I thought today was a fitting day to tell the story about one of my favorite elementary school experiences. When Mackenzie was in the 2nd grade, her school held an event to celebrate Dr. King’s birthday. They used this event to show the kids that no matter…


Friends Through Thick or Thin – Or Until Your Baggage Outweighs You

Lifestyle By February 23, 2012 Tags: , , , , , 12 Comments

We’ll always be best friends. You know too much about me. Ahhh… there is so much truth in that cute little statement. Your besties were there long before the man was and definitely before the kids were there¬†interrupting¬†your phone conversations. So of course they’re the ones you reach out to when you’ve got good news to share, bad news to…