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Teaching Your Kids About Health and Fitness

January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

At times, I wonder if my kids listen to a single thing I say. If the sentence doesn’t contain the word chocolate, they may not even make eye contact with me. And yet, health experts...

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When Your Child Becomes a Vegetarian

January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

When my daughter informed me, “Mom, I’m becoming a vegetarian,” I thought to myself, “That sounds like work…for me.” I love my teenage daughter but sometimes she stresses me out as most teenagers do to...

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Macy’s Believe

December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

‘Tis the Season… for hot chocolate, family, and letters to Santa! Every year, thousands of letters addressed to Santa are sent to the North Pole. Wouldn’t it be great if they served a greater purpose...

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Is Your Child’s School Going Year-Round?

September 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Earlier this year, Clark County School District announced that a few elementary schools were being switched to a year-round schedule for the 2013-14 academic year. During the recession, all schools were placed on a 9-month...

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More Dads Are Staying Home

September 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

I remember seeing Mr. Mom back in 1983. Starring Michael Keaton, this film was about a recently laid-off father of three who assumes the role of homemaker when his wife takes her turn at bringing...

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Family Fun on a Budget

September 1, 2013 | 1 Comments

If your family is anything like mine, then you’re probably on a tight budget. With school shopping completed, my bank account is nearly depleted (hey, that rhymes)! So what can a family on a budget...

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Buying those school supplies and taking the kids for dental check-ups are the norm when getting your children ready for the new school year. But what about moms? Sometimes in the chaotic whirl of school...

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When my son was diagnosed with a disorder affecting his diet, I didn’t know what to do at first. Halfway through his 1st grade school year, my son was diagnosed with Congenital Sucrase-Isomaltase Deficiency (CSID),...

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Save Money On Back To School, And Get A Lot!   Target has it right; school takes a lot. The typical American family has at least two children and in 2012 Parenting.com estimated that families...

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Healthy After School Snacks

July 30, 2013 | 2 Comments

My two school-aged children take lunch with them because my son has dietary restrictions and my daughter refuses to eat cafeteria food.  When they come home from their long day of learning, all they want...

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