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    For some people, it’s sensory overload

    We all have things that drive us a little crazy. Most people adapt, and life goes on. But some people have sensory processing disorders.

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    Massage therapy can be good for kids too

    It started one night when my 8-year-old son Tyler had a bad dream and couldn’t go back to sleep. I tucked him back in and pulled the covers up over his shoulders. Then I did what we now refer to as the “push down,” which consists of me applying pressure to different parts of...

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    Some things just never end well

    The John Edwards trial got me thinking about things that never end well – and the little chat I’d like to have with my son someday when he’s a lot older. We’ll put this one in the filing cabinet for later.

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    Cary family doesn’t miss mindless TV

    Keith and Gioia Bliss live in Cary and have three kids: Carter, 8; Cameron, 6; and Sawyer, 3. The family gets Netflix movies through its Wii system and also has access to traditional DVD movies, but no television channels, cable or even a rabbit-ear antenna.