Try “Cappucino Camping” This Summer at Silver Lake Campground

CAMPING JUST GOT AN UPGRADE Ask any camping parent and they’ll tell you camping isn’t a full-fledged relaxation-vacation for the adults. In a lot of ways camping just moves everyday jobs and tasks to a harder-to-keep-clean, rugged location and requires a whole lot of prep and clean-up. But I do it because MY KIDS LOVE CAMPING and I kind of like it, too. I’ve tent camped most of my life. Even as we added babies to the family mix, we kept on camping. But I must admit, three kids and ten years later, the warm glow of tent camping has lost a little luster. My husband doesn’t get a lot of vacation time, so the past few years I’ve been solo-camping with three small kids in a tent. In the rain. INCREDIBLE AMENITIES MAKE IT IMPOSSIBLE TO SAY NO Now imagine my delight when I found
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80% in Savings is Waiting at the Scholastic Warehouse Book Sale

*This article has been updated with current 2015 dates and information. The Scholastic Warehouse Book Sale (Caledonia) Starts May 7, 2015   Your kids are gonna need books to help pass
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Discovering Appropriate Consequences for Kids

How do we make our kids behave? What do we do when they don’t behave? Finding the right consequence can be challenging to say the least.  Give Kids the Tools
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Are Your Kids Wild about Wild Kratts? We’ve Got a Ticket Discount for You!

Watch the Wild Kratts Save the Day-Live! The creature adventuring duo Chris and Martin Kratt are headed to Grand Rapids, and we have discounted ticket information for our readers! Wild
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Nichole Asks, What Should I Pack in my Hospital Overnight Bag?

I Loved all Your Stroller Walks Input! Last month we talked about the best places to ‘stroller’ in Grand Rapids and you gave me some great ideas including John Ball
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