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Tell Someone I Love You Today: Coming Back to Center

So everywhere you look, you’ll see negativity fill most news outlets on a daily basis. Businesses closing, markets crashing, people told they can’t attend...

FREE Parenting Workshop Offered in Claremore

Photo credit: Babyology The Rogers County Health Department is hosting lunch and learn presentations throughout the year to educate the community about various issues, from...

A Fun and Hilarious Game for the Whole Family!

Our family is always looking for fun activities to do when everyone gets together, like at Christmas! Two years ago, we played Pie Face,...

To the Mom Tribe

To the Mom Tribe: The sleepless mom Messy-haired mom Bags-under-your-eyes mom Baby-crying-at-2-am mom The disaster-house mom Weeks-worth-of-laundry mom Sticky-floors, bulging-closet-doors mom The always-worried mom I-hope-he's-ok mom I-so-don't-got-this, Heart-on-your-sleeve mom The 9-to-5 mom 10-to-6 mom Stay-at-home mom The suit-or-slippers-wearing, we're-all-really-24-hour moms The...

Hey Moms, Guess What? It’s a Lie…

Hey Moms, Guess what? It's a lie that you are ruining your kids. A really big lie. You are one of the best things that ever...

A Dad’s Letter to Himself on His Worst Day

A dad's letter to himself on his worst day, from himself on his best day. By Evan Porter Hey man, I know today was rough....

The Juggling Act of Parenting, Profession, and Perfection

Reprinted with permission from Layin' Down Roots I’ve never been able to juggle. Sure, I’ve tried my hand at the art of keeping multiple balls...

The Truth About Kids and Chores

I love chores. No, no, no… i don’t think you heard me. I love them. It’s weird, As I type, it is 7:00 am and...

The Cheerios Have Gone Rogue

Reprinted with permission from Layin' Down Roots Photo courtesy Anchor & Bird Blog I must pick up a hundred rogue Cheerios a day.  Forget ants or...

I’ll Make Dinner Tonight…Just Hand Me My Phone

Reprinted with permission from Layin' Down Roots I’m going to try to bake chicken tonight…again.  My last four attempts all took a direct route from...

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Learn Computer Skills at Home, for Free!

A new tool from Rogers County Literacy Council. Learn from home, build digital skills and confidence. How are your computer skills? Would you...

Claremore Chamber Awards Leadership Scholarships

Barby Myers, Chamber President & CEO, Austin Haddock, Ashley May, Chamber Director of Communications The Claremore Area Chamber of Commerce recently awarded $2,000 in scholarships...

CPS Postpones Start Date of School 1 Week

Plans still include in-person traditional instruction options. Earlier this week, Claremore Public School Board of Education held a special meeting to consider the academic...

Let’s Go to the Movies, Claremore!

Last weekend I went to the movies at B&B Theatres Claremore Cinema 8. Did you know they're open? Currently they have several classic (read: older)...

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