March 2017 archive

Growing a girl

I have an 8-year-old son, who is a wonderful little human. He is caring and compassionate, helpful and kind, energetic and social, and these are just a few of his great traits. I’ve always loved being a “boy mom” and all that it entails, but I never considered what it would mean to be a […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Looking for something fun to do? We have a few suggestions for this weekend and beyond: The Seattle Opera is in town for a performance tonight at the Numerica PAC. Rolling Stone called “The Eagle Huntress” “this season’s most family-friendly female empowerment nature doc.” The film is playing at Icicle Creek tonight. Ohana Pediatric Therapy is […]

A BIG consignment event is coming!

Rhea Lana’s of Wenatchee is coming, and that’s big news for parents who appreciate cute clothes at seriously low prices. April 9-13, the retail space at 212 5th Street (which is annually home to My Girlfriend’s Closet and the Halloween store) will be filled with kids clothes, shoes, toys and more. It’s the very FIRST Rhea Lana’s event in Wenatchee, […]

A Day in the Life: Brook Hinton

(Note: Aren’t you curious about how other local moms make it all work? We are, too! This is the fourth in a series of posts all about how we spend our days. You can read the first three posts here and here and here.) I should probably begin by saying that no two days are ever exactly the […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Looking for something fun to do? We have a few suggestions for this weekend and beyond: Are you the parent of a teenager or a soon-to-be teen? Check out a screening of the film “Screenagers” at the Numerica PAC TONIGHT. The movie explores raising teenagers in an age of social media, video games and internet addiction. […]

One thing at a time

When I took my first child to the pediatrician, she told me something really interesting that I didn’t know about children: They tend to only do one thing at a time. When she’s growing taller, she won’t grow plump at the same time. When she’s sick, she actually won’t grow at all. When her body […]

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