Kelly Dunklow

Kelly is the co-owner of Summit Chiropractic Center and mom to three happy little ones, including twins. She loves all things related to health and wellness and writes about living with intuition on her blog, Life Without Should. Originally from the Hudson Valley in New York, Kelly moved to Vermont from Atlanta with her husband to open their practice together. Her perfect day would be spent goofing around with her kids, taking long walks outside, watching Gilmore Girls, and eating chocolate and peanut butter at every meal.
Kids sitting at the beach.

Ultimate Summer Fun for Kids in Milton, Vermont

When we moved to Milton, everyone seemed to have an opinion about the town. Many implied that the town was not pretty, safe, or enjoyable. Now, five years later, I can confidently say to...
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Teaching My Kids About Recycling

I recently realized that I didn’t know how to recycle. I mean, you know, I recycle.  But when I started teaching my kids about recycling in Vermont, I realized there was so much I...
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How I am Taking My Power Back Through Self-Care

Self-care has the potential to strengthen our confidence and it does not have to be laborious. I recently realized I have to start taking my power back through self-care. If you are like me, you...
Mom sitting with her two sick kids.

Mom Hacks for Cold and Flu Season

As much as I celebrate the return of fall and pumpkin spice lattes, it’s hard to forget the boogers and stomach bugs that reappear this time of year, too. With two toddlers and a...
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The Impossible Task of Treating Your Kids Equally

There is a silent battle waging for every parent who has multiple children. This battle relentlessly tries to tell us that we’re not giving our kids equal attention and love. It may be a...
Couple looking out at a lake together.

Weekend Afternoon Date Ideas in Chittenden County

Most of us are very familiar with the concept of “once you have kids, say goodbye to romance.” No, I’m not talking about sex. I’m talking about something (arguably) more important, but less flashy to the...
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​​3 Low Cost Activities to Do with Your Preschooler in Vermont

I have Googled variations of “kid-friendly activities near me” countless times and always end up short-handed. The results are invariably the same: too expensive or too old for my preschool-age kid. I then make...

Spending the Last Month of Your Pregnancy in the Hospital

What would you do if you had to spend the last month of your pregnancy in the hospital for constant monitoring? Like, actually living there. I’m talking about eating, sleeping, and showering. Saying goodbye to...