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Girls on the Run 5K.

The Sports Path Less Traveled

Central Ohio offers kids many opportunities to be active. Children can start playing baseball, soccer and basketball as young as 3 years old.
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Around town

Where the happening kids happen to be
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Good News, Dad News

Puppy Peccadillos

It had been about a year since we said goodbye to Louie, our yellow Lab who didn’t quite make it to his 10th birthday. We still talked about him multiple times each week. My kids continued to include him in the preamble of their nighttime prayers: “Thank you for Mommy, Daddy, Liam, Maggie and the puppy dog.”
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Pediatric HealthSource

Making medicine go down

One of the hardest parts about taking care of a sick child is trying to give him or her medicine without getting it knocked away or losing half of it from the spoon.
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Parenting Perspectives

Kids in the Kitchen: A Recipe for Fun and Learning

With so much focus on making sure kids have "good self-esteem," we parents tend to take every opportunity to tell our kids that they're great. However, two influential researchers have discovered that self-esteem is based on kids feeling a sense of control over their environments.
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Family Finance

Cut the Cord, Pocket the Cash

I had tears in my eyes when I cut the cord. Cutting cable meant losing The Walking Dead, and darn it, I was really going to miss Daryl. Or was I?
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Kid Pic of the Month

Sebastian Bray, age 5.
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Positive Sports Parenting

You don’t have to be that parent in the stands.
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