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Are you managing all the important facets of your busy life — parenting, marriage, career, social life and community — or are they managing you? There can be a fine line between achieving balance and corralling a crazy daily grind, especially for working parents. There are strategies to find calm in the chaos!   Listen…

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We lost a great American hero this week with the death of John Glenn, fighter pilot in WWII and Korea, first American to orbit the earth and longtime senator from Ohio.   I was privileged to see a very soft side of this great man when I stayed with him and his sweet wife Annie…

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Marti & Erin will discuss Striking a Balance: The Work/Life Equation on Tuesday, December 13th, from 2-3 PM CST. This FREE webinar is part of the Bright Horizons’ Family Matters webinar series.   Are you managing all the important facets of your busy life — parenting, marriage, career, social life and community — or are…

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Congratulations to Erin and her new husband, Brett Mortenson, who were married on July 22 in Whitefish, Montana. Marti said it was a beautiful wedding for a beautiful couple!   Their “familymoon” (an alternative to a traditional honeymoon) included hiking and engaging in other outdoor adventures in Glacier National Park with their three-generation family. There’s…

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If you work with young children and their families, consider joining Marti at this June 22 conference recognizing the 30-year anniversary of the STEEP™ (Steps Toward Effective, Enjoyable Parenting) program. Developed in 1986 by Marti and U of M colleague Byron Egeland, STEEP™ reaches out to parents even before their first child is born. STEEP™…

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