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Wendy Kennar

Wendy is a freelance writer who finds inspiration in her thirteen-year-old son and from her experiences from her twelve-year teaching career. Her writing has appeared in several publications and anthologies, both in print and online. She prefers sunflowers to roses and thinks chocolate is okay at any meal. You can find her at wendykennar.com where she writes about books, boys, and bodies (specifically living with an invisible disability).

10 Free And/Or Inexpensive Summer Programs for Kids in Los Angeles

Summer break is almost here and with all that time off from school comes the question, “What am I going to do with my kids?” For some families, camp isn’t an option for a number of reasons. Here are 10 Free and/or Inexpensive Summer Programs for kids in Los Angeles.

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10 Ideas for Celebrating Middle School Culmination

Different schools have different names for it. 8th Grade Culmination. Middle School Culmination. Middle School Graduation. 

Whatever you call it, completing middle school and being on the verge of starting high school is a big deal. Especially for this year’s current 8th graders. Remember, they were sixth graders when they were sent home from school in March 2020 and told they would return to school in two weeks. Instead, they completed their sixth grade year at home and did all of their seventh grade year at home as well. 

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20 Fun Things To Do in Riverside with Kids

You’ll find so many family-friendly things to do in Riverside, you may have to consider the city of Riverside for your next vacation. It’s an ideal destination if you’re looking for a place to explore that is rich with history, offers a variety of indoor and outdoor activities for children of all ages, and it’s not too far away from Los Angeles.

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