Virtual Camps, Part Two: Catherine’s Experience

Catherine’s virtual summer camp experience was a roaring success. The two week adventure, orchestrated through zoom, took her on a host of creative prospects that kept her intrigued to learn more. The interesting themes presented a unique backdrop to unlock educational material and have fun in a creative way. Take a peek at a few […]

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Virtual Camps: 4 Essential Steps to Get a GRIP on Expectations During a Pandemic

Summer camps are a fundamental tradition in the lives of our children. Youngsters look forward to fun opportunities to foster independence, learn new skills and reconnect with friends. With the COVID-19 pandemic, we have added safety concerns of wearing masks, taking temperatures, and social distancing. To minimize risks of contracting COVID-19, we opted for a virtual […]

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A Chat with Dr. Melody Stampe, DDS on Visiting the Dentist During Coronavirus

Our COVID-19 frontline series continues as we chat with Dr. Melody Stampe, DDS, FAGD. I’ve been a patient at her practice, Cityline Dental Care for several years and have personally appreciated the high standard of dental care I’ve received from the entire staff. Many are asking if it’s safe to visit the dentist during a […]

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Gia Rodriguez pivots her luxury brand from selling handbags to face masks

In the second installment of our COVID-19 Frontline series, Gia Rodriguez shares with us how being a caregiver to her father sparked the idea for her company to pivot from selling luxurious leather goods to face masks. The Gia Rodriguez Collection sprang from Gia’s need for a versatile but attractive handbag to carry her laptop […]

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A Mom Shares Her Son’s Story For Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month

May is Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month. This month, especially, the Cystic Fibrosis community comes together to share their stories and spread awareness about this potentially life-threatening disease. I’m so grateful that Prella Smith was able to take time out of her busy schedule to discuss how her and her family support her son, Hayze in […]

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Finding Your Way

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How Velvet Taco’s Robb Cherne Is Navigating The Pandemic

For the first look in our COVID-19 Frontline series, we sat down with Robb Cherne, Director of Operations for Dallas-based restaurant chain, Velvet Taco. This husband, father of 6, and 20+ year veteran of the restaurant industry explains how he courageously leads his team of dedicated employees through this unprecedented pandemic. I am truly excited […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week – #Thankateacher

This week is Teacher Appreciation Week and this year appreciation for our children’s teachers is at an all-time high. With the closing of schools due to the coronavirus pandemic, parents and children alike are having to adjust to a new platform of distance learning.  Parents are becoming more involved in the day to day education […]

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Five Fun Cost Effective Ideas while Sheltered at Home

It’s been about one month since we’ve sheltered at home. Our days are running together. We can no longer identify where our week begins or ends. If you’re like us, you’ve caught up on all of your favorite shows on Hulu and used grocery store pick up or delivery rather than physically going there.  We’ve […]

Five Fun Cost Effective Ideas while Sheltered at Home

Navigating Daily Life

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A Time to RESET (In the Midst of Challenge)

We are in an unprecedented challenge across the globe. The COVID-19 virus is very fluid as it moves across countries, states and into our homes. Many of us are grappling with this situation and we are making daily adjustments. We have to “RESET” and look at a new normal for the unforeseeable future. While meeting […]

A Time to RESET (In the Midst of Challenge)

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Tania Nawazkhan – Big Sister, Big Love

In our final feature honoring World Down Syndrome Day on March 21, we chat with Tania Nawazkhan who represents the Netherlands. She is the proud big sister of Chris Losokola. Chris has Down syndrome and lives in a residential home with a group of his peers. I’m so glad Tania was able to stop by […]

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Supporting Caregivers

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