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Look Out for Santa’s Scout

Move over, Rudolph! There’s a new shiny-nosed reindeer in town. This winter, New Market mom Michelle Budd aims to spread Christmas cheer with her new indoor-outdoor seek-and-find holiday activity, Santa’s Scout. Before embarking on her journey to becoming an entrepreneur, Budd was a health-care industry professional. However, she always had …

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Encourage Your Kids to Volunteer

In a year that has seemed to drag on endlessly—thanks to the coronavirus!—the holidays have managed to sneak up on us once again. In the midst of all the decorating, shopping, wrapping presents and other holiday activities, many families may be thinking about ways to give back. While the idea …

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How to Make Pear Turkeys

Have your Thanksgiving plans changed this year? Like many of you, visiting my family members means traveling by airplane to reach them. I’ve been trying to create some ways to make the holidays as special as possible—even with more distance between us than we expected. One fun way I’m planning …

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2020 Fall and Halloween Happenings in the Frederick Area

Fall and Halloween Happenings

The final days of October are upon us. Don’t miss some of the following family-friendly activities you can enjoy with your children, including some spooktacular Halloween happenings. Back from the Dead Cemetery Walk Friday-Sunday, Oct. 23-25; Friday-Saturday, Oct. 31-Nov. 1 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. Join this guided tour through the dark …

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Mom Life: Taylor Huffman

Taylor Huffman

Title: Co-Owner, Winterbrook Farms, and Realtor Lives: Thurmont Family: Husband, Brandon; children, Jana, 2 ½, and Weston, 4 months What do you love about being a parent? It is amazing how much becoming a parent changes you. The things that used to bring me joy changed. Instead, seeing my child …

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Frederick’s Child Halloween Costume Contest

Frederick's Child Halloween Costume Contest 2020

After one spooky year, let’s celebrate our favorite little ghosts and goblins! Yes, that’s right, we’re having a costume contest. And it’s easy to enter. Simply send us a photo of your costumed kid or kids. It could be a treasured picture from a Halloween past. It could be this …

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get social

It’s not very surprising that there’s been an uptick in mental health issues after living in a state of isolation and uncertainty for so long. There’s no guidebook for us to follow, and improvising when it comes to health and safety is not ideal. “We are already seeing the impact …

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My Pandemic Haircut

My pandemic haircut

As of late June, I had not been to a hair stylist since April 2019. * Insert horror scream here * I know. I know. That is bad. Don’t @ me. I have some friends that religiously go every six weeks. I say, good for them. That’s awesome. For me, …

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