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Guest Post: Ten Tips To Help Young Children Understand Bullying

June 13, 2016 by Dani Gurrie

As our kids are mastering tying their shoes, counting to 20, and learning to recognize the letters of the alphabet, it’s important for us to remember that our sons and daughters may not have the social skills necessary to handle the bumps that commonly surface in their friendships. It’s common for young children to encounter [...]

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When should my kids sleep?

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September 10, 2012 by Sleep Mommy Allison

We’ve all heard the familiar joke (or is it a warning?)  “You’ll never sleep again after you have kids.”  Thankfully, that doesn’t have to be true.  Kids do sleep, and most of them sleep through the night well before their first birthday. It does, however, beg the question, “how much sleep SHOULD my kids get?”  [...]

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How to Make Thank You Cards Using Your Child’s Handprint

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August 1, 2012 by simplystavish

There are few things that my mom taught me that I have carried with me into adulthood, including “always send a thank you card”. Every year after the holidays and birthdays I sit down and write thank you cards. They typically don’t get done until way later than I would like, but it’s the thought [...]

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Car Seat Laws…which one to follow?

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July 24, 2012 by Tara Dunsmore

Do you remember car trips as a kid? Mom, Dad and kids piled into the car, buckled up, and off you went. This was before the days of portable DVD players, handheld video games and car seat laws of course. In my family the rules were: find something to keep yourself occupied, no fighting with [...]

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Public School Directory

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July 23, 2012 by Dani Gurrie

Sponsorship for this page is available. Please call 866.957.8687 for more information.     Quick links to everything you need for Back-to-School. With our Public School Directory you can quickly link to your school’s website, download a school supply list and view the 2013-2015 school calendar. Maryland Public Schools Anne Arundel County Public Schools Baltimore [...]

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Mom of the Week from Pittsburgh, PA

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July 16, 2012 by Tara Dunsmore

This week’s mom of the week is one of Tots2Tweens newest contributing authors, Dr. G! Stay tuned for helpful articles from Dr. G regarding your child’s health. If you have any health related questions for Dr. G please feel free to post them as a comment here or email info@tots2tweens.com and maybe Dr. G will [...]

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Mom of the Week: Frederick, Maryland

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June 16, 2012 by Tara Dunsmore

This week’s Mom of the Week is a kindergarten teacher in Montgomery County, Maryland and the author of our newest feature, Laurie’s Lesson Plans. If you are looking for ways to keep your kids engaged in learning this summer, be sure to check out Laurie’s weekly lesson plans and activities that can be adapted for [...]

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Rainbow Poop

June 5, 2012 by Tara Dunsmore

Yup, you read that tile correctly. We discovered Rainbow Poop and it was so much fun I just had share it with all of you. We found this idea on The Mary Sue and the original recipe comes from instructables. Follow along on our Pinterest Board for step-by-step visual instructions, also courtesy of instructables. The [...]

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12 Weeks of Summer

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June 1, 2012 by Tara Dunsmore

Do you remember when summer vacation seemed to stretch on forever? By the time the new school year rolled around you couldn’t even remember a time when it wasn’t summer vacation. These days I feel like summer goes by so quickly I might miss it if I even blink. Every summer I have so many [...]

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Mom of the Week

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May 24, 2012 by Tara Dunsmore

Here at Tots2Tweens we are always on the lookout for moms who can contribute to our goal of bringing you the most up-to-date, relevant information. My goal is to do the research for you so you don’t have to! This week I found Regina Benbow, a local mom and fledging photographer. Name: Regina Benbow Home: [...]

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