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Monday
Mar142016

Weekly Blueprint

Happy Monday everyone, I hope you enjoyed a lovely weekend with lots of time outdoors! It felt so fantastic to spend so much time outside, both relaxing for meals and snacks and in motion! And speaking of motion, you won't believe this but tomorrow I'll be meeting with Michelle Obama to talk about kids' health and Let's Move! More to share on tha tsoon, but meanwhile, for your planning pleasure, enjoy this fantastic roundup of events via the Weekly Blueprint:

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Friday
Mar112016

Friday Find: The Brilliant New Parent Hacks Book

My relationship with Asha Dornfest began online 10 years ago when I discovered Parent Hacks not long after starting Boston Mamas. I was an immediate fan of Asha's work and I reached out to tell her so. I was shocked when she wrote me back, and following that first e-mail developed an incredible friendship that migrated from online to in person and later blossomed into one of the most incredible working relationships of my life, through our co-authoring of Minimalist Parenting and co-hosting of the Edit Your Life Show.

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Friday
Mar112016

Weekend Roundup

Happy Friday everyone, what an amazing week we've had weather-wise! I took the plunge and dragged out the patio furniture on Wednesday so I'm hoping winter is officially over! And now, on to weekend planning. If you're looking for something to do with your family, seriously, LOOK NO FURTHER. Laura has pulled together a truly epic roundup of 52 weekend events -- awesome, right? Enjoy the roundup and please share with your friends!

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Thursday
Mar102016

Edit Your Life Episode 29: Editing Extracurricular Pressure

Extracurriculars are a tricky thing; they can be awesome for your kids but also totally overwhelming to the family system, especially if signing up comes from a place of comparison, statistically unsound professional dreams, or your own childhood baggage. Episode 29 of Edit Your Life is the first in a two-part series on extracurriculars. In this episode, Asha and I discuss the etiology of extracurricular pressure and share 9 tips for editing out the pressure and following the genuine interests of your kids.

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Wednesday
Mar092016

50+ Tween Book Recommendations (Of The Non-Romantic Persuasion)

Ever since mowing through The Hunger Games Trilogy, Laurel has been in a book rut. She loves reading but hitting the YA section at the library has so far proven challenging since so many YA books are romantically oriented. To be clear, I have no problem with romance, but Laurel -- at this moment anyway -- is so. not. into. that. I recently queried my friends about tween book recommendations of the non-romantic persuasian and wow, did they deliver!

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