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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Strategies for Back-to-school Organizing

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My daughter is back to school starting today. All the school supplies have been bought–the backpack stocked with binders and notebooks, pens and pencils, locks and gym clothes. But there’s plenty left to do! Here are some organizing strategies that might help you ease into the school year: Keep a big family calendar or have […]

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Back-to-School Blues?

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    It’s that time of year again! Ann Arbor area students will all be back to school within a few weeks. Do you have the back-to-school blues? Stressed about getting it all done before the first day? Or worried about how it’s all going to get done once school starts?  Here are some ways […]

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Preparing Your Home for Grandbabies

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Becoming a grandparent is an exciting time. But when a new baby is on the way, we often overlook what grandparents need to make their home a welcoming place for baby, especially if that baby will be visiting often. Here is a list that will make visiting a lot easier on everyone: Items to have […]

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9 Tips for Busy Moms

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Time management is one of the biggest issues for busy Ann Arbor area moms whether they are working inside or outside the home or both! We all wish there were more hours in the day to get it all together and get it all done. Here are some ideas to make it all just a […]

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