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Parents, save up: It costs this much to raise a kid – CBS News

Are you thinking what I’m thinking? This is quite interesting. $233,000 to raise a child to age 17! Personally, I think that’s on the low end. We’re already $40,000 in for private childcare/preK etc. AND SHE’S ONLY 5!! Also, when you add in private lessons, extracurricular activities, clubs, etc. I think it’s closer to 15-20,000 per year. And that’s if ...

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The Run and Hide Generation: Talking to your a kindergartner about Active School Shooters.

It hit me yesterday for the first time. I suddenly realized that I had been mentally preparing for something that I wasn’t ready to share with our sweet little five-year old daughter. I knew it was time to have a very difficult conversation on the Anniversary of the Parkland Shooting. I just couldn’t believe that my daughter was now a ...

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End of Summer Fun: Four Activities that won’t break the bank. #SingleMoms

Hey single moms and dads, Jaxon and I are enjoying our summer and we hope you are as well. As a single mom, I’m very thankful for the amazing summer camps that our community has to offer they are true lifesavers and can really make the difference. Jaxon seems to be having a great summer, but I’m convinced it’s because ...

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Creating Lasting #Disney Memories | The planning process

One of the greatest things we can do for our children as parents is give them life long memories they can love and appreciate for years to come. This year we decided to plan a very special 5th birthday trip. Usually I make all the arrangements for any vacation, but this year we decided to hire a private vacation Disney ...

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Tips to Keep You from Becoming a Stressed Out Mom – #urbanmommyinc #inspiration

By: Lisa Williams – Contributor Overworked mothers regularly feel a lot of stress. You may neglect that at times  you also need time to breath, relax and enjoy. Eventually, a stressed-out mom could make the whole family stressed too. To help you avoid being consumed by the worries and responsibilities of being a mom, here are tips to keep you ...

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Why self-care is important on Mother’s Day and throughout the year | #HappyMothersDay

Before children and a husband I never really thought about self-care. It was truly something that I did all the time just for me. If it meant going to the spa monthly, getting my nails, hair and a pedicure… it was just a way of life, something I did. I’m sure many moms can relate. I can’t even tell you ...

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Valley and statewide childcare providers in Arizona | Daycamps | #RedforEd #arizonateacherwalkout

Parents all over the state are scrambling to find affordable, convenient and safe childcare with the upcoming teacher walkout. The largest school districts in the state are among those closures. Tuscon, Mesa, Chandler, Gilbert, Peoria, Paradise Valley, Deer Valley, Phoenix Union, Washington Elementary, Dysart. We have put together a list of providers across the state providing childcare. We will continue ...

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Best Kid Friendly Places to visit in CapeTown, South Africa |#Travel

Traveling this summer with the kids, find out the best places to visit while in CapeTown South Africa

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We’re looking for our next Mom Ambassador #Urbanmommmyinc #brands #kids

A Village Mom Ambassador is a Mother who is first enthusiastic about motherhood and family. They are interested in early childhood education, community building and healthy lifestyles Sounds like fun? Learn More   What does a VMA (Village Mom Ambassador) do? VMA’s are innovative, creative, tenacious and most importantly loves to socialize and have fun. VMA’s will lead their own ...

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Sonoran Safari highlights desert beauty; opens Feb. 9th in Mesa, Arizona | Idea Museum

  Discover the beauty of Arizona’s Sonoran Desert this spring at the i.d.e.a. Museum. Sonoran Safari lets visitors explore the artistic landscape of the world’s 11th largest desert through art and hands-on activities geared at exploring and understanding the natural landscape that surrounds us.  The exhibition, opening Feb. 9, features 25 Arizona and national artists, as well as an artist ...

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