Collaborative Divorce – A Gentler Option

WE ARE NOT PRO-DIVORCE The last thing the team at wants for your family is to go through divorce. Divorce is a heart-wrenching experience that deeply wounds all involved. However, we do recognize divorce is a common occurrence in our community – and something we are regularly asked about on our Facebook page. It is for this reason that we have agreed to work with Collaborative Divorce Professionals of West Michigan. We have agreed to their sponsorship because we believe that it is the gentler option for kids that must go through a divorce. Divorce is a constant in society and our community so rather than ignoring it, we want to highlight an organization that is actually doing some good during a very difficult situation. If you know of anyone in a divorce situation, please share this information and
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You Are Fortunate

You Have Your Hands Full! The other day I took my kids to Roselle Park (or “the Silos Park” as it’s known in our home) for a walk. Actually, I
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episode 8 – Horse Talk with Karin Schmidt – GRAND RAPIDS PARENTS PODCAST


LISTEN TO EPISODE 8 Click the play button above or subscribe in iTunes. WHAT’S IN EPISODE 8? Melody interviews Karin Schmidt about her business and life’s passion- horses. Karin is
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Special Needs Resources Guide for Grand Rapids Families

We recognize that this is not a full list of special needs resources and hope you will help us grow the list. If you know of anything else that could
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Sign up! grkids Play Date + ArtPrize Stroller Walk!

WE’RE HEADED TO ARTPRIZE …For an outdoor stroller tour! If you’ve been to ArtPrize before you know it can be difficult to navigate a stroller through all venues. So we’re
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