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Crisis Pregnancy Center Carried to Full Term Puts Mom on Path for Bright Future

Crisis Pregnancy Center Carried to Full Term Puts Mom on Path for Bright Future

| December 2, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community

Carried To Full Term is a crisis pregnancy center in Haymarket. The nonprofit takes in pregnant women in need and provide a home for the women and their babies until the children reach 2 years of age.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Mean Girls

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Mean Girls

Last night, a few of us moms who have tweens were lamenting that middle school is only one year away for our little darlings.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: An Odyssey to Remember

BUSY IN BRISTOW: An Odyssey to Remember

Parents never expect when they buy their first minivan that they are indeed embarking on an Odyssey.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Hey Hey, I’m Going to the Bathroom and the Gang’s All Here

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Hey Hey, I’m Going to the Bathroom and the Gang’s All Here

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

When – really, was the last time I had any actual privacy when my kids were around?

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Show Me the Money, Mom!

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Show Me the Money, Mom!

When parents pay kids to do chores, what are they really teaching them?

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Busy in Bristow: Who Says Curiosity Killed the Cat?

Busy in Bristow: Who Says Curiosity Killed the Cat?

As children we have a sense of wonder. It fades as we grow into adults, but how does testing affect children’s natural curiosity.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: ‘Party Circuit Part II’, Tweens, Cliques

BUSY IN BRISTOW: ‘Party Circuit Part II’, Tweens, Cliques

| March 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

In this second installment, of “The Party Circuit,” I’ll take a look at that mysterious person we’ve dubbed “tween” and the ways birthday parties change for this age group.

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Busy in Bristow: Snow Day

Busy in Bristow: Snow Day

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

Lying there in the darkness of my room, I found that my mind was wide awake with the thrill of possibility: what could I accomplish today, with this “found time”? What hadn’t I reached yesterday or the day before?

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Busy in Bristow: ‘Full Time Family’

Busy in Bristow: ‘Full Time Family’

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

Out working mom returns with more stories and insights.

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