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2018 Annual Toy Guide

‘Tis the season for shopping, but don’t let the pressure of finding that perfect gift take the “happy” out of your holidays. Before you hit the mall—or Internet—take a look at the fantastic finds below, all of which were recognized and awarded by the National Parenting Product Awards (NAPPA). CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR TOY GUIDE This article appears in the November 2018 issue of Augusta Family Magazine. Did you like what you read here?...

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Handling the Holidays with Dignity, Patience and Grace

-by Dr. Dana Harris   The holiday season is rapidly approaching!  For many, it’s an opportunity to rekindle the feelings of family togetherness, meaningful traditions, spiritual rejuvenation, precious memories of childhood and the innocence of a moment in time long ago.  For others, the holiday season can bring about feelings of being overwhelmed, depression and loneliness, coupled with hectic times and shiny new possessions that probably won’t be paid off until March. Family relationships, finances and the physical demands of the holiday season are all common triggers of stress. During this time of year, it comes as no surprise...

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Special Kids Directory

Our Annual Guide to Special Needs Resources Throughout the CSRA Children with special needs and their families face particular challenges. Disorders and defects may be apparent at birth or present as developmental delays at a later stage. Injury and illness may impact functioning. Whatever the source or cause of a disability, the child it affects has the same basic need for love and care as other children. His or her parents want the best for their treasure now and in the future. Attaining the right services for a special needs child can turn challenges into triumphs. CLICK HERE FOR...

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Raising a Child With Special Needs

The Struggles,Challenges and Joys -by Naimah Shaw   Parenting is perhaps one of the most challenging and difficult endeavors that a person ever takes on, especially in today’s complex and ever-changing world. Few of us enter the sacred journey of parenthood with the tools necessary for success. Instead, we rely heavily on the strategies our parents used to raise us and inevitably experience profound ambiguities towards our own children. Nonetheless, we love our children and will faithfully sacrifice our time, energy and money for their overall safety and physical well-being. Few people realize how demanding it is to be...

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Augusta Family Favorites 2018

What are your Family Favorites in the CSRA? We polled readers, tallied the votes and have come up with a list of favorite restaurants, medical professionals, retailers and more. So, without further adieu, here are our 2018 winners… CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE 2018 AUGUSTA FAMILY FAVORITES WINNERS! This article appears in the September 2018 issue of Augusta Family Magazine. Did you like what you read here?...

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Resource Guides

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Special Needs, The Best Places to Party, Camp Guides and More!

Family Favorites

Augusta Family Favorites in the CSRA

A List of Favorite Restaurants, Medical Professionals, Retailers and More!

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