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Barb Flis

Only Mothers read Mother’s Day Blogs

You are enough! Yep, you heard me correctly, you are enough. You don’t have to try harder, do more, be more, give more. You are enough. It’s been quite a year and all the parents I have worked with (let me say the majority have been Moms) have become increasingly aware of their limits. I say, bravo!

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Exposed & Vulnerable

Exposed & Vulnerable Yep, this pretty much describes how a multitude of parents and teachers are feeling right now, exposed and vulnerable.  Virtual schooling has

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Barb Flis

Parents and Teachers Need Recess Too

There is a cure for this pandemic of self-neglect, but it takes courage and most important, baby steps. Parents and educators have been generous in granting grace to each other, now it’s time to extend that same grace to ourselves.

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Yours, His, Hers, Mine & Our: Journey with Education

When my kids started school decades ago, I found September to be more of a milestone for me than their birthdays. Because my educational experience was less than ideal, I was apprehensive about whether I was going to be able to hold up my end of the educational deal between teacher and parent.

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Parents, I trust you!

Right now there is a barrage of information on the topic of returning to school. Some of it appears to be well-intended, helpful information while

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Barb Flis

This Easter, let’s pretend!

This Easter, let’s pretend!
For the sake of our children, let’s pretend. Lets allow ourselves to pretend there is no Coronavirus. We can do this for our children as well as for our own sanity. If you haven’t gone to the land of pretend in a while, I beg you to give it a try.

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Adventures in Homeschooling!

Parents are being bombarded right now with tips and resources from school, educational organizations, parent groups and even grandma/grandpa.  While these are very well intended

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Now more than ever, we need to be aware of and grateful for School Nurses. There are too few doing so much!

@GovWhitmer made a proclamation for School Nurses Day, May 12th 2021 😀

#schoolnurseday #nursesday2021 #nurses

After Teacher Appreciation week....we jump straight into Mother's Day!
For any mom, grandmother, supporting parent or someone who has raised/supported a child - I've written a blog post this mother's day

Check it out & remind yourself you are enough :)

https://www.parentactionforhealthykids.org/only-mothers-read-mothers-day-blogs/

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