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20 lessons from 20 years of Fredericksburg Parent and Family

Thoughts from the publisher   This letter from the publisher was originally written in early 2020 to celebrate the beginning of our 20th year in business....

Editor’s Note: Reflections of 2020

Happy 2021! In 2020, we watched our communities, state, nation and the world change right before our eyes. COVID-19 changed the way we interacted within...

Editor’s Note: Mind Like Water

By Chris Jones I recently watched an ESPN+ 30 for 30 documentary on Bruce Lee. If there was ever a man who persevered through challenges...

2020: The Year that Taught Us How to Live

By Chris Jones   This year has been a wild ride, hasn’t it? As a parent, I found 2020 to be my most challenging year since 2012—when...

Toppling Our Traditions

Written by Chris Jones   Upon hearing about the death of Chadwick Boseman, my 8-year-old son, who had dressed up as Black Panther for Halloween last...

Editor’s Note: Be Gentle with Yourself and Know Your Limitations

By Chris Jones “Why do you think you should be used to this by now? We’re all beginners at this. This is a once in...

Letter to the Readers: The Wisdom of Ants

by Chris Jones   While on a trek to the playground with my 4-year-old daughter, we came across a colony of ants industriously working to move...

Letter to the Readers: Stay Open

by Chris Jones   “I shall do less whenever I shall believe what I am doing hurts the cause, and I shall do more whenever I shall...

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