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Understood.org Learning and Attention Issues

We all want nothing more than to be understood. But for some kids, it isn’t as easy as it seems. Learning and attention issues are much more common in children than most people realize. It isn’t uncommon for parents to think that their children are just being lazy, need to work harder, or that they […] Read more…

4 Ideas for Dealing with Unwanted Toys

For little ones, birthdays and holidays are probably the most favorite times of year. After all, it is the only time when they receive an influx of gifts from relatives, friends, and even neighbors. The downside to a sudden inflow of toys is that not all will be met with a happy smiling face and […] Read more…

IEPs and Social Skills

This morning we had the my son’s first IEP for high school since he started on Aug.10th. One of things we ask for was to put in that we wanting them to help with making friends. Making friends is hard when you have a disability and especially if you are in a special education classroom […] Read more…

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The Winnowing Season Amish Vines and Orchards, Book 2 by Cindy Woodsmall

  The Winnowing Season   Cindy Woodsmall Amish Vines and Orchards Series, Book 2 Christian Fiction/Amish   About the book: The tornado that devastated Kings’ Orchard pushed Rhoda, Samuel, and Jacob to make a new start in Maine. Are they strong enough to withstand the challenges of establishing an Amish community—and brave enough to face the secrets […] Read more…