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LET GROW!

When is the last time you went outside your comfort zone and tried something new? Right, you say, I can barely keep up with what I have going on!  Then again, how often are you looking at the kids with their face buried in a screen, and tried thinking of alternatives. I'm all into this site these days: (https://letgrow.org/) which is about letting kids get out of their comfort zone, do something that feels a little risky, and experience growth. I don't know why it struck a chord with me, but there you have it. So here are a few ideas:  Write down creative ideas on individual slips of paper, put them in a jar, then each person has to...

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WATER SAFETY

At TrustyTrunks, we’re all about having fun during a day at the beach or the pool!  We’re also all about water safety for your toddler. TrustyTrunks help keep water safe by preventing infant-prone accidents from contaminating the water, but overall water safety is a group activity!  Water survival skills and effective supervision reduce drowning risk for children ages 1-4 years old. The following are some key reminders from www.healthychildren.org to ensure water safety for activities in, on and near the water:  Ensure constant, close attention on your toddler while in or near the water. Avoid the use of alcohol or drugs around the water, especially while supervising others. For younger children and weak swimmers, get in the water with them...

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