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articles from may

  • A Salute to Military Families

    Happy Memorial Day! This month we offer book suggestions centered on military families. In the picture book Hero Dad, a child explains that his father is a superhero, but he does not have a cape or even X-ray vision. His Read More
  • Ask the Expert: Allergy Partners of Fredericksburg

        Spring is here and with it comes...allergies. It would be a shame to spend these warmer, sunny days with a runny nose and sneezing. Allergy Partners is here to help! Did you know that Allergy Partners is the Read More
  • Benefits of Summer School

    For many students and families, summer is a time of rest, reflection and renewal. Long days are filled with video games, television and vacation, but could all of this relaxation actually be a bad thing? Research shows that kids who Read More
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from our bloggers

  • Do I Need?...to Hire a Professional Organizer +

    Hiring a professional organizer can be very advantageous for getting organized, however many things should be considered before doing so. Read More
  • Farewell Friends +

    This is my last blog entry for Fredericksburg Parent. I’ve been dragging my feet writing it because I don’t know Read More
  • Hand Me A Hand Pie +

    Question: “My teenager seems allergic to breakfast and is always rushing out the door in the morning. Do you have Read More
  • Happy Trails To You... +

    …Until we meet again! When I first started writing for Fred Parent, I had been out of the writing “game” Read More
  • Comforting Mother's Day Memories +

    It amazes me how God cares so much about us. He sends just what we need, often at unexpected moments. Read More
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articles from may

IMAGE A Salute to Military Families
Happy Memorial Day! This month we offer book suggestions centered on military families. In the picture book Hero Dad, a child explains that his... Read More...
IMAGE Benefits of Summer School
For many students and families, summer is a time of rest, reflection and renewal. Long days are filled with video games, television and vacation, but... Read More...
IMAGE Ask the Expert: Allergy Partners of Fredericksburg
    Spring is here and with it comes...allergies. It would be a shame to spend these warmer, sunny days with a runny nose and sneezing.... Read More...
IMAGE Listen to the Little Voice
Listen to that little voice. That's my motto, especially since it quite possibly saved my life seven years ago. During my pregnancy, and the first... Read More...
IMAGE May is Food Allergy Action Month
Today 1 in 13 children is affected by food allergy, according to Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE). Many parents are wondering why there... Read More...
IMAGE Mommy Has Another Name: Five Tips for Reclaiming Your Identity
While in college, Michele Kus walked out of a jazz band audition, vowing never to play music publicly again. Burnout had pushed her over the edge.... Read More...
IMAGE Casting Off the Cape
Why is it that we humans hold a superhuman standard for ourselves? Every human will confirm "... no one is perfect." We have flaws. We make mistakes.... Read More...
IMAGE The Summer Camp Sprint
Have you done it yet? Conducted the research, braved the lines and paid the fees? Yes, fellow parents, summer is almost here and that means that it... Read More...
IMAGE Setting Up a College Savings Plan
If you're like me, as soon as your children were born you started worrying about how they were going to pay for college. Fortunately... Read More...
IMAGE Fostering Children: Creating an Instant Family
Annie and Joseph Faulk always aspired to have children and a family of their own, so when they began experiencing infertility issues, they decided to... Read More...
IMAGE Mentors for Children in Military Families
Big Brothers Big Sisters partnered with the Stavros Niarchos Foundation to create the Military Mentoring Program for children in military families.... Read More...
IMAGE Superfoods for Teens
Teens tend to be tired and stressed out from their hectic lives, and they don't often take the time to refuel with nutritious food. To keep them... Read More...
IMAGE The Community Foundation
Meet Lisa Biever, Director of Donor ServicesThe Community Foundation Share a bit about The Community Foundation The Community Foundation, established... Read More...

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  • Hiring a professional organizer can be very advantageous for getting organized, however many things should be considered before doing so.
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    • Getting Organizing
    • Home And Office Organization
    • Home And Office Organizing
    • Office Organizing
    • Paper Clutter
  • Farewell Friends

    By Sara Dunn
    This is my last blog entry for Fredericksburg Parent. I’ve been dragging my feet writing it because I don’t know
    Read More
  • Hand Me A Hand Pie

    By Joanna Gregson
    Question: “My teenager seems allergic to breakfast and is always rushing out the door in the morning. Do you have
    Read More
    • Advice
    • Ideas For Breakfast
    • Pastry
    • Teens
  • Happy Trails To You...

    By Mick Warshaw
    …Until we meet again! When I first started writing for Fred Parent, I had been out of the writing “game”
    Read More
  • It amazes me how God cares so much about us. He sends just what we need, often at unexpected moments.
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    • Family
    • Love
    • Memories
    • Mother
  • It's OK to Not Be Perfect

    By Linda Clevenger
    There has been a lot of buzz by my social media connections about the term perfectionism. I say that it
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What is The Community Give?

On May 5th, the foundation will sponsor the second The Community Give, a 24-hour online event when thousands of people will donate hundreds of thousands of dollars—the most raised in a single day—to support the issues and charities they are passionate about. Even children can participate! They did last year!

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