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Pods Swimming Family Swim

If you’re looking for something to do as a family, try our fun Family Swim. Family Swim is a great way for children and their families to spend winter break together in our 90-degree teaching pool. Even better, children can put into practice everything they’ve learned from their swim lessons.

$12 per family drop in fee. Membership not required.

Sign up on-line beforehand to avoid lines at the front desk!
https://secure.activecarrot.com/public/contract/application/941?step1

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A Lazy Mom’s Halloween Week Lunch Ideas

I’m not that mom. Notes in the kids’ lunch boxes, lovingly and intricately curated Bento Boxes, elaborate decorations for each holiday? Nope, nope, nope. Although I love to cook a good meal, Martha Stewart I am not. I get a little into Christmas decorating and occasionally get a bit of Pinterest fever for the kids’ […]

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Fall Play Date at The Grace School

Children are invited to paint pumpkins, play in our fully accessible playground, enjoy crafts, slime station, healthy snacks and glitter tattoos. Join us for a play date for children of all abilities and learn more about our K-8 independent school.

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Processing Gender Disappointment

  There I was in my midwife’s office, tears rolling down my face. No matter how much I tried, I couldn’t stop them from falling. “I’m not sad, just surprised.” She made a note in my file as I blubbered on. “I just can’t see myself mothering a little girl,” I continued,  “I always thought […]

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My Worst-Case Scenario Handbook

Years ago, I discovered The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook.  This series of books reviewed how to land a plane, survive a killer bee attack, and other extreme situations.  However, at its root is the desire to know how to get yourself and those you love out of unpleasant and occasionally dangerous circumstances.  This has been […]

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