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Holiday Happenings – 2015

Compiled by Melanie OΓÇÖBrien Make your family’s holiday season merry and bright with a month of special activities! Please keep in mind that Baltimore’s Child received much of this information months in advance. Be sure to call ahead to verify the information and to check on prices and ticket availability! …

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Let’s Eat – December 2015

By Kit Waskom Pollard Here in the Baltimore area, local chocolatiers have developed fierce and loyal followings. No matter what your chocolate styleΓÇöwhether you’re constantly looking for the next best chocolate thing or you’re hopelessly devoted to the same brand your grandmother bought you as a childΓÇöthere’s a chocolatier in …

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Game On! – December 2015

By Patrick Gutierrez When Patricia OΓÇÖMailleΓÇÖs son, Aidan, was diagnosed as a young child with autism spectrum disorder and ADD, she and her husband, Eric Coleman, looked for ways to help him better manage his conditions. In 2002, at age 6, Aidan began taking private instruction in tae kwon do …

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Family Matters – December 2015

By Molly Brown Koch You will find these (and more) quotations about children on thewebsite Spiritual Quotes to Live By, at www.spiritual-quotes-to-live-by.com. I love this stuff; in just a few short sentences, the authors encompass the whole of the magic and meaning of children. Let their wise words guide you …

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The Early Years – November 2015

By Denise Yearian Childhood shyness is a common concern among parents who fear their youngsters may be lacking or missing out on social situations. The truth is most reserved children do well in relationships once they hurdle unfamiliarity. To help your shy child build social confidence, start with small group …

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Family Matters – November 2015

By Molly Koch Earlier this year I had the pleasure of meeting with 35 teenage girls from the GirlsΓÇÖ Empowerment Mission, or GEM, a mentorship program now in its 11th year that continues to flourish under the leadership of founder Debbi Weinberg. This remarkable Living Classrooms Foundation program invites disadvantaged …

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