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Kindergarten used to mark a child’s first foray into formal education. But preschool has now taken up that mantle for many students. Some parents may recall their own preschool experiences, mostly remembering extended moments of play and more monitored…Winter Craft Ideas For Kids
Brisk temperatures and hazardous roads often leave families housebound and longing for warmer days in the winter. But don’t succumb to cabin fever; try one of these fun, winter-inspired crafts to keep your kids happily occupied during those long, cold…Recycle Holiday Cards
The holidays have come and gone, and now it is time to pack away the decorations and retire the tree for another season. It’s also time to decide what to do with the dozens of greeting cards that arrived in…Time Out for Mom
Whether it’s juggling child care and play dates for infants and toddlers, carpooling teens to their academic, social and sporting events, or assisting adolescents with everything from college, work, and relationships, it’s easy to see how Staten Island moms of…Divorce Decisions
There is no doubt the decision to end a marriage is stressful. A careful consideration of many aspects, many of which may not be obvious, can help to navigate a successful divorce, and thus a more positive beginning to your…