Kidspace Flea Market

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Calling all entrepreneurs it’s not business as usual at Kidspace, it’s the Kidspace Flea Market! Come sell, swap, and shop ‘till you drop at the flea market run by kids for kids! Learn the tricks of the trade to running your own business by selling gently used items, homemade goods, something silly or useful you […]

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Dog, Cat, Mouse: Art Exhibit

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DOG CAT MOUSE August 9 – September 7 Dog, Cat, Mouse features the work of Erika Carter, Heather Mattoon, and Virginia McCracken, three artists who center their creativity around canines, felines or the more diminutive, but no less important rodent. A percentage of art sales will benefit the spcaLA, an organization that rehomes dogs, cats, […]

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Preparing for Preschool

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By Brandy Black The days move so fast I feel like I can’t see straight.  Suddenly I am the mother of a 6-year-old in 1st grade and 2-year-old twins that are starting preschool. I’ve been waiting for this day since they were born, wanting them to be on their feet, independent and sturdy.  That last […]

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5 Snack Ideas for Picky Eaters

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By Meika Rouda I am a total hypocrite. At least when it comes to feeding my son. My six year old son has always been a complicated eater. Well not always, as a toddler he devoured hummus and avocados and bison burgers. I remember feeling a cocky stripe of pride in his adventurous eating and […]

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Parenting: Summer End

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by Tanya Ward Goodman It’s the end of the first week of school. For my daughter anyway. My son, as he’s only too happy to tell you, has got another two weeks of glorious summer freedom. He’s going into seventh grade, which means that a much procrastinated reading and writing project will be chewing holes […]

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6 Things I Want My Children To Learn

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By Brandy Black We spent time with my parents, or more commonly the grandparents recently and our children have gotten the Black family fever for good old-fashioned board games, card games, things that don’t require a screen, a speaker or a joystick. We taught them how to play slap-jack and surprisingly our two-year-old twins even […]

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