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Kiddie Academy of Abingdon Earns National Accreditation
10/17/2017

Local early learning program receives a National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Accreditation Kiddie Academy of Abingdon recently received national accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The recognition comes from the nation’s leading organization of early childhood professionals. The accreditation is…

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Top Five Lies Said to My Toddler
02/05/2013

I don't even know how I got myself into these lies; they just happened. I think they appeared somewhere between trying to get through the day and knowing what's best for my daughter. Not a good excuse, I know. This past weekend I was consciously aware of the lies, or little fibs…

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New Locations are Coming Soon!
01/11/2013

Kiddie Academy is coming to a community near you, for information regarding any of these locations please call 1-800-5-KIDDIE. Lacey, WA Crystal Lake, IL Redmond, WA Reston, VA Cary, NC Diamond Bar, CA Flushing, NY Ashburn, VA West Caldwell, NJ

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Pinterest in a box? Genius!
01/07/2013

 I won't speak for every parent out there, but I think many moms (especially of young children) have a love-hate relationship with Pinterest. I have hundreds of thousands of ideas for everything from a complete ensemble for a getaway to Fiji to how to tile a bathroom to recipes for a five…

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How to Help your Child Find Quality Hobbies
01/03/2013

When children find a meaningful hobby that interests them, it can benefit them socially, physically and mentally. Many hobbies involve group activities that help children meet and interact with different teachers and people their age, and in settings different from their home, child care center or typical surroundings. They also…

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"The Moment I Knew..." Photo Contest!
01/02/2013

There is a moment in every parent’s life where she witnesses her child displaying the behavior she's been so desperately trying to teach them, such as an act of kindness or patience or appreciation. All of these also happen to be the values Kiddie Academy teaches through our Character Education program. This “moment”…

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Even More Thankful for Her...
12/17/2012

I'm not alone with this post. I'm one of many, millions. All saying the same thing. All feeling the same thing. Thankfulness for our children. Appreciation for their silliness and smiles and sweet voices. Newfound patience for their tantrums and mistakes. Overwhelming, overflowing love for their very existence. And, now…

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Toddlers Do Not Make Good Flowergirls
12/14/2012

I understand that having a flower girl in one's wedding is a tradition that dates back to early Greek and Roman times (really, I'm not making this up) and is meant to scatter some type of flower or grain to represent fertility or eternal love or something... However, it seems to…

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In the Bag
12/05/2012

Before you hit the road this holiday season, consider packing a Kids' Activity Bag. Yes, it's one more thing for your list, but it will definitely be worth the effort. With a whopping four successful road trips under my belt, I feel like I’ve achieved a higher rank from these…

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