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Playing with snow indoors

For the almost 40 percent of grandparents and other relatives providing child care, cold snowy days can be stressful. To relieve that stress young children may enjoy creating snowmen inside with cheap materials found in the kitchen. Quiet conversations while doing activities with adults also help nurture resilient children. To make homemade poster paint for […]

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Holiday gift giving

by Pam Christensen Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday shopping season. Often, deciding on the right gift is the hardest part of the holiday season. I like to give gifts that have a local flavor. Many of the gifts I give are related to an interest or hobby of the recipient or are handcrafted. […]

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