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Weekend Events Round Up

Happy Weekend! Check out the fun events happening in the Corridor this weekend and enjoy!

Meet a Dad: Author Jeff Kinney

Diary of a Wimpy Kid has sold over 150 million copies, making it one of the bestselling children’s series of all times. Author Jeff Kinney is a verified celebrity in the genre, and was even named one of Time magazine’s Most Influential People. TLMN shared their interview with this dad of two, where he shares his best tips for raising readers, his own favorite childhood books, advice on getting kids off screens, and details of his latest book.

Roasted Cauliflower Tacos

Introducing new vegetables (like cauliflower) to kids can be tricky. Experts recommend serving it in a form they are familiar with (in this case, tacos). It’s the perfect excuse for Taco Tuesday!

Weekend Events Round Up

Happy Weekend! Check out the fun events happening in the Corridor this weekend and enjoy!

The New “New Normal”

The pandemic may have kept us six feet apart from our friends and extended family, but it did keep us as close to our immediate family as we’ve ever been. As restrictions start to loosen as parents (either one or both) head back to work, this can lead to changing marital and family dynamics, anxiety and more. See what psychotherapist and relationship expert Dori Gatter has to say about it.

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Meet a Dad: Actor Garfield Wilson

Meet a Dad: Actor Garfield Wilson

Born in Surrey, England to Jamaican parents, actor Garfield Wilson immigrated to Canada at six years old. Since then, he’s been building a career that has encompassed both music and acting. TLMN spoke to Garfield, who is a dedicated dad of three, about his career, parenting during a pandemic, and more.

Easy Summer Cocktail

Easy Summer Cocktail

This is the perfect summer sip—refreshing, special, and able to be prepped ahead of time.

CPR And AED Awareness

CPR And AED Awareness

Last week was CPR and AED Awareness Week, and we’d like to share some good news regarding heart health and our kids. At the end of April, Florida lawmakers passed a bill that requires all high school grads to have CPR training. The man behind the bill is Shawn Sima, dad to Lexi Sima, who thankfully survived sudden cardiac arrest at just 16 years old. Learn more.

Meet Kristin Verhorevoort

Meet Kristin Verhorevoort

Kristin (32) is a local mom of 2 under 2, whose brand will stick in your head, literally! Learn more about her life in the Corridor and how she juggles work with mommyhood.

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