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February 29th, 2012 by Sarah

Getting Kids to Eat Salad


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I often make salads at dinner, but it seems more than half of the time my kids reject it before they have even tried it.  Kids eat with their eyes and like choices so I decided to make our own salad bar at our house.  We do this regularly and it works… all of our […]

February 29th, 2012 by Sarah

Don’t Give Up: Encouragement for Parents


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  A few weeks ago I told my six-year-old son he needed to go to his room for ten minutes because of his behavior.  He tried to argue with phrases like “I didn’t know I wasn’t supposed to disobey.”   I repeated back to him my usual response to manipulative arguing, “I love you too […]

February 21st, 2012 by Sarah

Baby Jasper’s Here!


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Wow, Jasper’s two weeks old and as my friend Shannon puts it, “it seems like he’s always been here.”  What a sweet baby boy he is.   He was born February 7th at 2:28.   Labor and delivery went so well, and what a wonderful surprise it was to have another boy.  Three boys and […]