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Boring lunchboxes banished with ideas from website

Boring lunchboxes banished with ideas from website

September 23rd, 2013 11:48 am by Allison Gray

Four small companies have teamed up in an initiative called “Rock the Lunchbox” to help parents prepare creative and healthy lunches for their children.

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Moms turn dried fruit into organic baby-food empire

Moms turn dried fruit into organic baby-food empire

September 23rd, 2013 11:45 am by Chanie Kirschner

Have you ever tasted jarred baby food? It isn’t that good. So why feed it to your little one? That was the quandary facing new mom Caroline Freedman when she was pregnant with her first child.

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Big Stone Gap Celtic festival expands for sixth year

Big Stone Gap Celtic festival expands for sixth year

September 23rd, 2013 11:15 am by Staff Report

BIG STONE GAP — The 6th annual Big Stone Celtic Day will be all day in Big Stone Gap on Sept. 28, but the Celt bash begins the evening prior with a 7 p.m. concert on Sept. 27.

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Children run for fun, fitness at event held at ETSU

Children run for fun, fitness at event held at ETSU

September 21st, 2013 6:27 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Parts of East Tennessee State University’s campus, especially the areas near University School, were infiltrated with young runners Saturday as they grouped to run the 2013 Niswonger Children’s Hospital Kids Run and Walk ’n’ Roll.

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Kingsport Parks and Recreation FREE Tennis Play Day

Kingsport Parks and Recreation FREE Tennis Play Day

September 20th, 2013 12:59 pm by Staff Report

FREE! Tennis Play Day on Saturday, Sept. 21 at Kingsport Civic Auditorium

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Fresh ricotta cheese is made with ease

Fresh ricotta cheese is made with ease

September 20th, 2013 10:56 am by Jill L. Reed

If someone had told me a year ago that I would be making cheese at home, I would have smiled and said that while I love to cook, I would just never be that ambitious.

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Frumpy Middle-Aged Mom: When is big too big?

Frumpy Middle-Aged Mom: When is big too big?

September 20th, 2013 10:51 am by Marla Jo Fisher

These days, we all feel like we need bigger houses. Bigger is better, right? The average American home built in 1950 was 983 square feet. Last year, it was 2,521 square feet, according to the National Association of Home Builders.

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Childhood obesity up in Tenn.

Childhood obesity up in Tenn.

September 20th, 2013 10:24 am by Marci Gore

HMG registered dietitian Jennifer Walker says that in the past 30 years childhood obesity rates have tripled, and parents are largely responsible.

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Hot Topics: How to pack a diaper bag

Hot Topics: How to pack a diaper bag

September 19th, 2013 9:57 am by Robert Nickell

Whether you are going to the park, running errands or meeting up with a friend, you will need a few essential items in your diaper pack to ensure you can keep going no matter what life, or baby, throws at you.

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Every child deserves to have someone on his or her side

Every child deserves to have someone on his or her side

September 19th, 2013 8:30 am by Staff Report

Court Appointed Special Advocates of Northeast Tennessee is looking for more volunteers to help it carry out a very important mission.

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