What's Up Roanoke Moms ~ Big Birthday Week in Our House

What's Up Roanoke Moms ~ Big Birthday Week in Our House

This is a big week in our house. My oldest is turning 10 and I am turning a whole new decade. {40 if you must know} and I'm not sure how I feel about it all. I was in the ...

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Get Your Kids on the Creative Train with Camp Invention

Get Your Kids on the Creative Train with Camp Invention

They say the journey is more important than the destination and at Camp Invention the real lesson comes from the journey to get to the outcome. During the summers, you want your kids to have that sense of pride in ...

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Hit a Home Run When You Save with Virginia529

Hit a Home Run When You Save with Virginia529

Putting aside income for a future need like your child's education is rewarding. Watching your account grow -; that is an awesome feeling. Like hitting a home run. But saving involves a trade-off, a sacrifice, of immediate needs or wants. ...

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Keeping Children Safe Around All Types of Water

Keeping Children Safe Around All Types of Water

This past Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer. Many area pools and State Park beaches are now open for business. And that means now is a great time to review some swim safety tips. Whether it's an ...

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Replenish Festival: Faith Based Musical Festival This July

Replenish Festival: Faith Based Musical Festival This July

Are you looking for something fun, family oriented and affordable to do this summer? Do you enjoy music in the great outdoors? If so, then check out Replenish Festival! This July 10th through 12th faith-based music festival will be held ...

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Summer Throwback: "Classic" Outdoor Games

Summer Throwback: "Classic" Outdoor Games

Think back to the summer when you were eight or nine. Does it bring back memories of gathering with all the kids on the neighborhood and playing games in someone's backyard (or across several yards!) until the street lights came ...

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Why Should I Let My Kids Take Karate?

Why Should I Let My Kids Take Karate?

Sometimes I get asked the question, "Why should I let my kid take karate"? This is a great question. There are several reasons why a child should take or learn karate. I hope that by the end of this article ...

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