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I could NEVER Homeschool – a Plano Mom’s Story

The answer “We homeschool” is almost always met with, “I could never do that!” The response always makes me pause a second because there is really no good reply. I could mumble something like, “Oh okay.” I can ignore it and just move on in the conversation. Or, what I really want to do sometimes […]

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Why Dara chose a Private School for her Daughter – a Plano Mom’s Story

I feel like if you tell someone in North Texas “My child attends private school at…” people will look at you as if you have spoken a foreign language. The schools in North Texas are superior for the most part so why on earth would anyone consider anything else? Needless to say I was not […]

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Enter our giveaway for a new Britax Infant Car Seat!

All Moms are concerned about protecting their families. For new Moms and Moms of newborns, toddlers and growing kids it is vital that we find out about child car seat safety and keep updated with new models that become available. Children need to remain in the backseat until they are 13 – did you know […]

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A Local Mom’s Insight to Home Schooling

You made the decision to homeschool. Yet despite your resolve, all those first day of school photos got to you, didn’t they? We are on our fifth homeschool year, and they still give me a tiny twinge of something I can’t quite put my finger on. I always enjoyed school. Am I depriving my own […]

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Plano Mayor’s Summer Internship Program

Since 2014, the Plano Mayor’s Summer Internship Program opens up for PISD High School Students. It connects motivated high school students to local businesses and organizations. These interns are provided real work experiences that help them transition into college and future careers.  Students selected will work their paid 8-week internship from June 10 to August […]

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Everything You Need to Know about Plano Schools

All About Plano Schools If you are new to Plano or just have younger kids it’s a good idea to learn a little bit more about Plano schools. Plano Schools are structured a little differently from other surrounding school districts so it’s a good idea to know more about them before your kids start. More […]

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Self Help Skills to Know Before Kindergarten

When your child is of kindergarten age you might be worried about whether or not they are fully prepared. There can be so many things to do and prepare for this big transition. You will want to make sure your child can do some self-help skills on their own to function for the long day. […]

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Find the Best School in Plano for Your Kids

Plano is named for being one of the best cities to live in. Not only is the cost of living reasonable, but the schools are rated some of the best in the state. Starting school is a huge milestone for kids. You want to find the right school to serve your child’s needs. Here are […]

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