Author Archive | Graham Behnke

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The Magic of Christmas

For the last decade, my husband and I have had the joy of conveying the wonder and magic of Christmas to our four children. You may notice a bit of a shift from your typical Santa, Elves and reindeer magic, but we have found an approach that for us holds just as much sparkle.  Interested?  […]

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Healthier Chocolate Syrup

What is winter without hot chocolate?  My kids absolutely love it, but we haven’t had it in a really long time because we’ve been cleaning up our diet and the stuff that comes in those pouches and mixes doesn’t jive with our new dietary choices.  As I’ve been learning about sweeteners, we’ve kicked the bad […]

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Walking Through Loss with Catherine Cares

October is pregnancy and infant loss awareness month.  It is a time to remember those sweet babies lost to miscarriage, stillbirth or early infant death.  I fit into that last category, early infant death.  Three weeks to be exact.  In 2016, after my son Joey died, a close friend asked me, “Do you know anyone […]

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Traffic Light Breakfast

Traffic Light Breakfast

We are always looking to improve our eating habits over here and we recently came across a resource from Dr. Sears that made it click for my kids so I thought I would pass it along.  It’s called “Traffic Light Eating” and it’s a fun way to help your kids think about their foods and […]

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