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Note: As of 2017, The New Homemaker is an archive. The articles on the site are all original to TNH.

School is opening and with it comes the barrage of extra curricular activities. Talent shows. Science projects. Homework. Dance class. Basketball practice. Violin recitals. Book reports. When is enough too much?

A friend of mine tells me her 15-year-old daughter has insisted on participating in almost every extra cirricular activity that came down the pipe. She has become snippy with her siblings and looks tired. I think she knows that she took a large bite this time.

It's as 'real world' as it gets
Get yourself some crafty community
Look Ma, no ashtray!