It was supposed to be just a walk by the lake, a low-maintenance way to get out of the house. Little did momstown editor Sonia Verma know what she was getting into. And that there was no getting out.

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Dealing with trauma is hard for an imagine what it must do for a child. Here are a few pointers on how to help your child cope with trauma.

Last week I had to step out of the arena during one of my daughter’s hockey games to take a phone call. As I was talking on the phone, I noticed a kid had plugged the indoor water fountain and was allowing water to spill over onto the floor. He was also spraying the water from the spout causing a tsunami like effect which also wet the floor.

Taking a picture of your baby in a pumpkin patch, having your toddler choose the perfect pumpkin, or discovering all of the pumpkin varieties with your preschooler... there is always a reason to visit a pumpkin patch this fall! We've found the best, family-friendly pumpkin patches in your town.