Monthly Archives: September 2014

Tis the Spooky Season!–Halloween Party Planning

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Tomorrow begins October and you know what that means—Halloween! If you are thinking about having a Halloween party this year, whether for adults or kids, now is the time to start planning. Here are some planning tips to get you on your way: Pick a date and time. You might want to check around to […]

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Stop Forgetting to Remember!

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We’re in prime back-to-school mode now: past the beginning-of-the-school-year gearing up and not yet to the slowing-down-for-the-holidays period. This is when we have an incredible number of afterschool activities, events, and projects to remember, as well as doctor’s appointments, business meetings, weekend trips, and birthdays. How to remember it all? Well first and most importantly—realize […]

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How to Make Running Errands with Young Children Tolerable

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There’s just no getting around it–sometimes you just have to run those errands with the kids. If you are one of those super-moms who enjoy it, hats of to you (no sarcasm intended). But for most of us, dragging whining kids around the Ann Arbor area is really no fun. Here are some ways you […]

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Preparing Your Closets for Fall & Winter

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Almost that time to start pulling out the fall and winter clothing and thinking about putting away the summer gear. Whether for you or the kids, here are some tips to get you started: Sort Your Summer Stuff Separate your summer clothing into 3 piles: To keep To sell/donate To toss If you didn’t wear […]

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