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A Modern-Day K Lesson–Find a Passion

So many adults have turned hobbies into side gigs or hustles, and while this shows the power of the entrepreneurial spirit, not every hobby or interest has to be turned into a money-making endeavor. That is up to each individual to determine if she/he/they want to transform a passion into a position. Nothing enhances a […]

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How Attending a Book Festival Supports Literacy and Mental Health

Sometimes we pay lip service to the importance of reading. As a society we may say reading is important, but according to the Reading is Fundamental organization, 65% of 4th graders read below grade level, which contributes to high school dropout rates. Only 37% of high school graduates read at or above proficiency. But how […]

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Modern Day K–Making the Arts More Accessible

The arts are worthwhile, but it hasn’t always been easy for people to experience the arts, especially if they didn’t have a lot of disposable income to spend. And to participate in the arts hasn’t always been affordable either. Paying for dance lessons or music lessons or the various accessories that go with each artistic […]

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The Louisville Book Festival is Coming This Month!

The Louisville Book Festival happens this month on Friday, October 28th and Saturday, October 29th. It’s been a long road to get here! Founded by author Deedee Cummings in 2018, the festival was scheduled to be held for the first time ever in 2020, but then, 2020 happened. The staff persevered and held virtual festivals […]

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Modeling the behavior we want

Parenting is a hard job, especially when we see some of our own less than stellar characteristics in our children. Maybe it’s impatience or a fussiness about having things just so. It can sometimes feel like our kids are just walking bundles of our worst traits that we’ve passed down to them. But what’s most […]

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School’s in session–a return to reading routines

Some families love the return to a school routine and schedule, and other families dislike losing the freedom of summer. Whether we’re ready or not, a new normal is upon us with most schools starting back next week. A benefit of the return of school is reestablishing a nightly reading routine if you’re like a […]

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