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10 great birthday gifts for kids

March 27th, 2015 12:14 pm by Krista Hojnowski, Beth Honeyman, Alicia Potter, and Ellen Harter Wall

Parents are always buying birthday party presents. These toys make great gifts - no screens required - and some are under $20.

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8 tips for a healthier Easter basket

8 tips for a healthier Easter basket

March 24th, 2015 2:47 pm by Beth Whitehouse

Question: Can you suggest ways to get away from filling an Easter basket with candy without the child feeling deprived?

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GoTri Cover Pet Photo Contest Finals - VOTING

GoTri Cover Pet Photo Contest Finals - VOTING

March 22nd, 2015 12:00 pm by Staff Report

Help us choose the winner! Vote now for your favorites! This is the final round of voting to determine which pet will be our 2015 GoTri Magazine Cover Pet. Voting ends at midnight, March 26.

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Snow days do little to disrupt local schools' schedules

Snow days do little to disrupt local schools' schedules

March 19th, 2015 10:52 am by Nathan Baker

Now ostensibly past the blustery days of March's lion period, local school districts are counting the snow days expended this winter and considering adjustments to the instruction schedule.

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Tips to help moms stay calm while coping with a fussy baby

Tips to help moms stay calm while coping with a fussy baby

March 18th, 2015 1:42 pm by Jennifer Chung

Babies feed off of mom's emotions so the first step to helping diffuse his discomfort is to stay calm. The next time you feel frazzled; try one of these eight tips:

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Providence Academy senior finds time to earn National Merit Finalist recognition

Providence Academy senior finds time to earn National Merit Finalist recognition

March 15th, 2015 9:25 pm by Tony Casey

How much free time does Providence Academy senior Hannah Hollowell have? "Free time? Not a whole lot," she responds.

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A new generation redefines pregnancy

A new generation redefines pregnancy

March 12th, 2015 1:36 pm by Pam Kelley

There are more rituals than ever, and most - the reveal party, the baby shower, the birth - get documented, often by a professional photographer.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - Thank you and goodbye

Eric Myers' Man of the House - Thank you and goodbye

March 12th, 2015 1:34 pm by Eric Myers

When a person has their last conversation they're a bit more intentional about what they want to say. It's the same for me now.

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How to raise a reader

How to raise a reader

March 3rd, 2015 1:32 pm by Regan McMahon

Kids become lifelong readers for all kinds of reasons. Sometimes there's one key book that captures a kid's imagination and opens him or her up to the exciting world of fiction. Here are some tips for nurturing a love of reading that can last a lifetime.

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Teaching children the value of a dollar

Teaching children the value of a dollar

February 23rd, 2015 11:58 am by Gregory Karp

How do you answer a child's questions, "Are we rich or poor?" or "How much money do you earn?" Should parents tie allowance to chores? How should Mom or Dad dole out cash for pricey video games and skinny jeans?

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Anti-vaccine mothers discuss their thinking amid backlash

Anti-vaccine mothers discuss their thinking amid backlash

February 22nd, 2015 1:54 pm by GOSIA WOZNIACKA, Associated Press

One is a businesswoman and an MBA graduate. Another is a corporate vice president. The third is a registered nurse.

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