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  • Put On the Brakes

    Put On the Brakes

      By Alison Cupp-Relyea     Parents of very young children are often told by more seasoned parents to cherish every moment, a remark on how quickly children grow up. When my children were young, I found this advice to be a bit cliché, but looking back now, I see the real value in taking the time to slow down when your children are young. As a society, we are caught up in a cycle of being busy and productive. Parenting a newborn is no exception, as nap times get filled up with household chores and texts interrupt playdates and picnics...

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