How Many Extracurricular Activities is Too Much?

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It's been a transient year for our family.  One year in the mountains.  When we moved earlier this year, we decided as a family, to take a year off from extracurricular activities.  No soccer, ballet, Rhee Tae Kwon Do, music, art and ice-skating.  Nothing.  It's been a wonderful thing for our family.  There's been no rushing around after school, no panicking to find ballet slippers and ice-skates, no Saturday mornings filled with hours and hours … [Read more...]