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WIN! Southside Ice Arena Skating Lessons

Give Your Kids Confidence on the Ice Learning to ice skate is like learning to ride a bike. Once you’ve got the basics down, you’ll always remember them and it’ll
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Gone Too Soon: How to Handle the Death of a Classmate

The death of a child is an impossible grief to imagine. When a child dies in your community, it is difficult to know what to do. Managing your own sadness,
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12 Birthday Cake Artisans in West Michigan

Supreme Cake Bakers Are Right Here in West Michigan! For kids, a birthday party might be about presents and games. But we adults know the best part of any birthday party
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101 Free Things to do With Kids in Michigan

Michigan is Awesome I know I’m a little biased, but really, Michigan is the best. For starters, our peninsulas mean we basically have two great states in one. And who else is
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Indoor Swim Guide – West Michigan 2015

There’s just something about swimming that can sooth the weariest of winter souls. Even if you’ve got a wiggly kid in your arms and another calling out to “watch me!” taking a dip
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Muskegon Winter Sports Complex Has an Ice Skating Trail Through the Woods!

A Wonderland of Winter Sports Fun Awaits A visit to the Muskegon Winter Sports Complex has been on my to-do list for the last few years but I never could find the
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GAGA PIT, Zip Line, LEGO Build and MORE at 2015 KIDS AND FAMILY EXPO!

INDOOR ZIP LINE HEADLINES THE SECOND ANNUAL KIDS & FAMILY EXPO The zip line will once again fly through DeVos Place, along with the Annual Kids & Family Expo. The
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Broadway GR’s “ANNIE” Will Enchant Grownups and Kids Alike

I’ve loved Annie since I was a little girl. My sister and I used to watch the movie as kids; we would sing every song and dance our hearts out. Getting
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She Lost Her Mommy Privileges. Here’s What Happened.

I Was Shocked When I Walked Into my Daughter’s Room I’m not a fan of doing laundry, cleaning up spills or managing the endless paper that streams through my house,
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The Big Preschool Question

The 2015-2106 Preschool Year is … Right Around the Corner?? I feel like school just started and yet I already need to plan for the next school year for my
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7 Snow Day Activities You Haven’t Tried Yet

My girls have been praying fervently for snow and now that it’s here…it’s too cold to play outside! My kindergartener hasn’t even had outdoor recess most of the week because
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Collaborative Divorce Professionals Are Dedicated to Children

What if You Could Offer Your Child Stability During the Divorce Process? Divorce is one of those things that no one ever thinks they’ll experience. Yet sadly, many people find
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How I Hacked My Refrigerator for Less than $100 – And Got 25% More Shelf Space

GROWING FAMILIES = MORE FOOD IN THE FRIDGE When we bought our side-by-side refrigerator seven years ago we had two little kids that ate baby food and just a bit off
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37 Free (Or Almost Free) Things to do With Your Kids This Winter in Grand Rapids

If Christmas Broke Your Bank, We’ve Got Some Ideas for You After all of the spending we do preparing for the holidays, it is refreshing to see the great amount
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Favorite Winter, Ice and Snow Festivals for Families

Do You Wanna Build a Snowman? Maybe you’d rather watch someone else do it. Or perhaps watch someone sculpt a snowman out of ice. At a winter festival, you can!
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