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  • Bagging Back to School Bargains

    It’s back-to-school time again. That means school supplies and shopping. How do you manage the supply lists, the need to buy shoes that fit, and sundry of other miscellany your little scholar requests as they head back to school?Curious to Read More
  • 9 Tips to Prepare for Your Kindergartner’s Separation Anxiety

    My mom always tells me she was a mess after my first day of kindergarten drop-off—she had to go out to breakfast and cry. While it wasn’t a big deal for me, some kids do experience anxiety over heading to Read More
  • #teenstoo - Talking to your kids about sexual harassment

    Whether in school, on a date, or on the job, teens and young adults may fall victim to sexual harassment. The national #MeToo movement has brought the issues of sexual harassment and abuse to light, and it’s important for parents Read More
  • Ask the Expert: Premier Eyecare

    This month, we’re excited to have Dr. Angela Tsai, O.D., F.V.A.O, from Premier Eyecare as our expert! We covered tons of eye care during our conversation. She broke down misinformation on conjunctivitis, a best practices timeline for getting your family’s Read More
  • 2018 Summer Fun

    Our calendar mama extraordinaire, Leigha Pecher, has assembled this incredible list of fun summer events and activities to keep you and your crew active and entertained this summer. Enjoy! Outdoor Fun: Summer Fun @ Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, Richmond: All programs Read More
  • Turn Up the Heat for Date Nights

    Ah, those beautiful and sometimes rare moments when you have a free night, a baby sitter and a date! A trifecta of joy. So you get yourself ready for an evening out, do your hair, makeup, maybe even shave...but, hold Read More
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featured articles

IMAGE 9 Tips to Prepare for Your Kindergartner’s Separation Anxiety
My mom always tells me she was a mess after my first day of kindergarten drop-off—she had to go out to breakfast and cry. While it wasn’t a big... Read More...
IMAGE Letter to the Readers: Making Peace with the Imperfections
My son is starting fifth grade. He already has a major case of jaded “senioritis” and can’t wait to be a middle schooler. He certainly acts... Read More...
IMAGE Ask the Expert: Premier Eyecare
This month, we’re excited to have Dr. Angela Tsai, O.D., F.V.A.O, from Premier Eyecare as our expert! We covered tons of eye care during our... Read More...
IMAGE Bagging Back to School Bargains
It’s back-to-school time again. That means school supplies and shopping. How do you manage the supply lists, the need to buy shoes that fit, and... Read More...
IMAGE Family Favorites: Weecycled Wardrobe
Everyone loves a deal. Does making a little cash on the side to declutter your house sound like a win-win? If so, enter Weecycled Wardrobe. In the... Read More...
FXBG Summer Food Service Program
The Fredericksburg City Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and... Read More...
IMAGE 2018 Summer Fun
Our calendar mama extraordinaire, Leigha Pecher, has assembled this incredible list of fun summer events and activities to keep you and your crew... Read More...
IMAGE The Case for Coupons
If you saw my coupon binder while I’m grocery shopping, you might assume that I spend a lot of time cutting coupons, shopping at various stores... Read More...
IMAGE #teenstoo - Talking to your kids about sexual harassment
Whether in school, on a date, or on the job, teens and young adults may fall victim to sexual harassment. The national #MeToo movement has brought... Read More...
IMAGE Turn Up the Heat for Date Nights
Ah, those beautiful and sometimes rare moments when you have a free night, a baby sitter and a date! A trifecta of joy. So you get yourself ready for... Read More...

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2018 FredParents' Family Favorites

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You all voted and the results are in! Congratulations to all our 2018 winners!

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