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Featured: My 10-day sugar detox

Sugar makes stuff taste like rainbows but it also is addictive as crack.

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Dad 2.0 Summit: It’s time for dads to update and reboot

These are all dads who don’t balk at the sight of a Boppy. Read More →

Trump is President-elect: Where do we go from here?

"Life doesn’t usually include yard signs making a personal belief crystal clear." Read More →

The 12 Days of Christmas — parent-style

Listen, Santa, how about you do us tired, overworked, stressed parents a favor? Read More →

Small Business Saturday: Advice to those who want my business

"Small businesses, please, PLEASE meet me halfway..." Read More →

Life with three kids is perfect controlled chaos

There’s no such thing as a family that runs smoothly. And that's OK. Read More →

Central Penn Parent Supplements

Central Penn Parent produces a variety of supplements throughout the year, that are of special interest to parents. To browse our supplements online please follow the link below...

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Another one for McKenna

It has been just over two years since I wrote “Here’s One for McKenna.” That’s when I found out a […] Read More →

Non-partisan advice on how to talk to your children about the election

Your kids want you to explain why this year’s election seems like such a big deal... Read More →

Dads are parents, too!

In the three years I’ve been a dad, I’ve heard it again and again, and it always makes me either chuckle or shake my head... Read More →

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