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Outdoor Preschool!

I am starting an outdoor preschool in a 12 acre forest on the north side of Chicago!  I have run two free pilot programs, March through May, at this site.  When I was a child, I remember being disappointed in school, because I thought that education should be an adventure.  This is it, people!  I have never had so much fun in my entire teaching career!  The forest is endlessly fascinating, different every day and every hour of the day.  It is simultaneously utterly challenging, and soothing and…See More
Jul 16
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Jul 16
Doris Anne Beaulieu posted a video

Pyro Fanatics Motorcycle Stunt

A great Motorcycle Stunk to please all Pyro Fanatics.Watch them light up the bails of hay and wait for the fire to roar then the motorcycle stunt rides right...
Jun 11
Doris Anne Beaulieu posted a video

Maine Dog Show Event ( Part-16 )

This is the last video of the Maine dog show event and you can check them all out in my playlist of Maine dog show event.Hope you have enjoyed them all and f...
Jun 8
Doris Anne Beaulieu posted a video

Appaloosa Horse Show Event ( Part-11 )

Watch how calm cool and collect these Appaloosa horses are managed in order to complete the task at hand without clicking their heels to the boards.
May 29
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Melissa Sandfort replied to's discussion Coconut Oil as Moisturizer
"I use Tropical Traditions organic coconut-oil based moisturizing creams. They are expensive, but when they are sale they are more reasonable. Tropical Traditions also sells great organic coconut oil! "
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Mar 27
Doris Anne Beaulieu posted a video

Public Opinion Of All Drivers Wanted

I need to see if I'm right or not so I want every driver who ever hit a mail box to please give me your opinion on this video.If you know of anyone who had a...
Mar 19
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Just for Grown Ups!

Natural and organic products just for adults!
Mar 18
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Mar 17
Doris Anne Beaulieu posted a video

Woodpecker's Justice Story Of 1891

A horribly sad story,but one we can learn from so pass this video to all those you know with kids and bird loves.Interesting fact that needs to be shared.
Mar 14
Doris Anne Beaulieu posted a video

Mom Makes A Horse Birthday Cake

I'm just a simple mom making a horse cake for the first time.No cake classes. Not bad for first try so anyone can do it.Give it a try and remember it doesn't...
Feb 28
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Blog Posts

Incompetence of the Town of Smithfield

Posted by Doris Anne Beaulieu on March 28, 2014 at 10:36pm 0 Comments

Incompetence of the Town of Smithfield

Smithfield is a small community that is a nice quiet place to relax, play and live. Our town was incorporated on February 29, 1840 making it "Maine's only Leap Year Town". There are many things that make this town an enjoyable place, but lately the people hired in the town office have made it a difficult place to live. Specifically the selectmen Richard A. Moore, Dale M. Churchill, and Justin S. Furbush have chosen to neglect their responsibilities…


The Cure For Winter Blues

Posted by Doris Anne Beaulieu on December 7, 2013 at 10:12am 0 Comments

The Cure For Winter Blues

Don't be feeling down

Just because winter came around

Let me share things I have found

Before more snow hits the ground

My youtube channel viewwithme

Has much excitement for you to see

So go to the site and join me

It really is the place to be

There are playlists to suit your every need

Anything from wild bats out of trees

To the judging of birds and bumble bees

Take a minute to give it a peek…


My Interests

Posted by Doris Anne Beaulieu on October 30, 2012 at 8:30am 0 Comments

My Interests

I am a fifty-eight year old lady. I am a mother of five and I have eight grandchildren. Through my lifetime I have tried my hand at book publishing and screenplay writing, but I find myself enjoying my new hobby now that the kids are grown of making videos to show work that I have done and extend my obsession with photography in video form.

I first started with a youtube channel under Dorisanne13. On top of doing short commercial videos about my screenplays I have…


NECTRESSE Natural No Calorie Sweetener

Posted by Erik Keith on August 1, 2012 at 11:35pm 0 Comments

McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, the maker of SPLENDA® Sweeteners, announces the launch of NECTRESSE™ Natural No Calorie Sweetener (pronounced NECK-TRESS). It is the only 100 percent natural, zero calorie per serving sweetener made from the goodness of…


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Outdoor Preschool!

Started by Teresa Weed in Parenting Jul 16. 0 Replies

Coconut Oil as Moisturizer

Started by in Personal Care. Last reply by Melissa Sandfort Apr 2. 12 Replies

Living a toxin-free life

Started by Renee Lawn in Health May 10, 2013. 0 Replies

Chicago-Area green parents

Started by Annalise Frank in Parenting. Last reply by Annalise Frank Nov 29, 2012. 2 Replies

Thought for the day, Part 4

Started by Mary Beth Rebedeau in Fun. Last reply by katrina hall Dec 30, 2011. 2 Replies


Started by Doug Hinko in Pets. Last reply by katrina hall Dec 2, 2011. 3 Replies


Started by Alisa in Cleaning. Last reply by katrina hall Dec 2, 2011. 11 Replies

I need help..RSV Season

Started by Amber Hinton in Baby. Last reply by katrina hall Dec 2, 2011. 2 Replies

Help with Head Lice!!

Started by Kelly and Eric in Health. Last reply by katrina hall Dec 2, 2011. 27 Replies

Flu Prevention Discussion

Started by Mary Beth Rebedeau in Health. Last reply by Mary Beth Rebedeau Nov 30, 2011. 7 Replies

Thought for the Day, Part 6

Started by Mary Beth Rebedeau in Fun Sep 29, 2010. 0 Replies

A Word to Suppliers/Vendors/Sellers...

Started by Mary Beth Rebedeau in Other. Last reply by Mary Beth Rebedeau Aug 12, 2010. 11 Replies

Brushing Teeth: nightmare!

Started by Rob Clement in Health. Last reply by James Bared Aug 10, 2010. 8 Replies

Thought for the Day, Part 5

Started by Mary Beth Rebedeau in Fun Jul 6, 2010. 0 Replies

Green day / Earth day party at Harry's farmers market

Started by Don Wood aka Video magician in Baby May 17, 2010. 0 Replies

Indoor Gardening

Started by Dallas Collins in Organic Gardening / Outdoors. Last reply by Amy Farnsworth Perez May 14, 2010. 2 Replies

Alternative preschool options

Started by Jason in Parenting. Last reply by Mary Beth Rebedeau May 4, 2010. 1 Reply

Family News in the Headlines

Here's some interesting family news from a variety of sources...

Pesticides in Kids Linked to ADHD

Researcher advises parents to buy organic, wash produce
By JoNel Aleccia, health writer,, May 17, 2010 Exposure to pesticides used on common kid-friendly foods — including frozen blueberries, fresh strawberries and celery — appears to boost the chances that children will be diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, new research shows. Youngsters with high levels of pesticide residue in their urine, particularly from widely used types of insecticide such as malathion, were more likely to have ADHD, the behaviors... Click here to read more.

Children's Tylenol, Motrin, Zyrtec, and Benadryl Recalled!

4/30/10 - McNeil Consumer Healthcare is initiating a voluntary recall because some of these products may not meet required quality standards. This recall is not being undertaken on the basis of adverse medical events. However, as a precautionary measure, parents and caregivers should not administer these products to their children. Visit the MacNeil website @ for complete information.

Over 1 million high chairs recalled - 24 reports of injuries from Graco products

As reported on MSNBC, 3/18/10 - The government on Thursday announced a recall of some 1.2 million high chairs, saying they posed a fall hazard to children. The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the voluntary recall of the high chairs made by Graco Children's Products, Inc., of Atlanta, Ga. "Screws holding the front legs of the high chair can loosen and fall out," the regulatory agency said, adding that cracking plastic brackets could also cause the chair to "tip over unexpectedly." The affected Harmony models ... click here to read more...


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