• Why Kids Need Schedule-Free Breaks More Than Ever

    2 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    I'll admit it: Hearing other families' summer plans sometimes makes me worry that I'm slacking as a mom. Other people's kids are going on vacations , are enrolled in summer camps, sports, music lessons, and generally appear to have their whole summer scheduled down to the minute.
    I see pictures on social media of people doing ALL OF THE THINGS. If I were to post pics every day, all summer, they would be of my kids eating ice pops in different parts of the house. And they'd probably be wearing the same clothes for most of them.
    I would like to say that we purposely decided to have a...
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