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Time to Say Goodbye

It's my very sad job to let you know that after 7 years of publishing local health and parenting information, it's time for ParentSavvy to close up shop.

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Hands-on-Habitat Learns All About Turkeys!

Autumn brings forth smells of leaves and cool crisp weather. We now put on jackets and maybe a pair of gloves.

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Bring Back Ojo de Dios

My son is so into yarn right now.

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All About Ear Infections

Ear infections are one of the most common illnesses experienced by young children. At some point in your child’s life, you may be faced with dealing with an ear infection.

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8 Childhood Books that Speak to Grown Ups Too

Stories are amazing little containers we can easily give our children to open up their imaginations. Somehow they can hold life's most intangible and profound treasures. They unfold over time, weaving themselves into our memories, and they shape how we experience the world.

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Human Papillomavirus - What Parents Should Know

It's estimated that almost 20,000 teens and young adults will contract the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) each day.

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All About Fall at Hands-on-Habitat

Fall is officially here to stay. There's a crispness in the air I wasn’t prepared for especially since it was 90 degrees a week ago!

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How to Teach Your Kids Responsibility

Teaching our children responsibility is one of the foundations for raising healthy, independent adults.

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4 Ways to Make Exercising Bearable

There are a handful of things that are constant companions in a parent's life:

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Successful Sleepovers for School Age Children

As school continues, new friendships will bud, and that usually means new playdates and the ever-so-dreaded sleepovers.

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Stormy's October Update!

We're one month into the offseason, and I'm already super excited to get going on the 2019 season! Our team already has some amazing things planned for you guys! But I don't want to get too far ahead of myself…we still have 6 months until the Exhibition Game vs. the Kansas City Royals! The weather WILL NOT stop us this year…I hope.

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Cultivating Children's Identities

From birth, a child begins on a journey of self-awareness, self-understanding and navigates challenges as they develop their own understanding of self. As a parent, helping your child process these unavoidable challenges can be quite beneficial to their emotional development.

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Instead of Escaping Boredom, What if We Embraced it?

Right now, my kids are happily playing a card game they invented together. Laughter and encouragement effortlessly flow between them like a scene in slow motion with swelling music. 

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Turn Trash into Treasure

This is for all the little collectors out there!

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Preparing Your Toddler for a New Baby

Preparing for the newest member of your family is an exciting time, but for your first child, these changes can be hard to understand and a little scary.

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