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Preserve Parent: Raising Kids at Silver Creek

The Nature Conservancy – April 11, 2014
By Dayna Gross

Preserve Parent: Raising Kids at Silver Creek Few people come to our birthday parties. We rarely go out to dinner. I am trying to put off organized sports for at least a couple more years. The over-scheduled child? I wonder if there is any concern about the rarely scheduled child. Nine years ago this week I moved into the house on The Nature Conservancy’s Silver Creek Preserve in south-central Idaho. I remember it being so quiet at night, with so much to do, see, and explore during the day. I was single then but I got married here, right on the preserve. But it was really not…
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