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Partnering With Your Child’s Health Care Provider

Choosing a primary care provider for your child is very important. He or she will become a close partner in caring for your child’s health from birth through their teen years. Building a trusting relationship is therefore in your best interest. Here are tips to foster a great partnership Communicating with your child’s provider is […]

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Profile by Sanford Health

Profile by Sanford Takes Guess Work Out of Weight Loss + Special Discount

This post is sponsored by Profile by Sanford. As moms, we take care of everyone else. We cut grapes into quarters for our toddlers and remember to pencil in back-to-school doctors appointments for our big kids. We ensure our families are healthy, often placing a healthy lifestyle for ourselves on the backburner.   Thankfully, it […]

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middle school transition

Ideas to Ease the Tricky Back to Middle School Transition

I see you, first day of school. Looming in the second half of August, just hanging out. Waiting to be recognized by teachers, parents, and students. Some might have had this date circled since May, while others are still pretending you’re a ways off. However you’re looked at, there you wait. And sooner or later […]

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Kimberly Stuart

Kimberly Stuart, author + GIVEAWAY

Kimberly Stuart loves a good story. She and her family live in Des Moines and she is the author of 8 novels. Heart Land, her latest book, is about a fashion designer who returns to small-town Iowa after living in New York City.  Tell us a little bit about yourself and your family I make […]

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