Johnson City Press Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Rustle up an easy, herby ranch dressing

Rustle up an easy, herby ranch dressing

June 17th, 2013 12:06 pm by Jill L. Reed

With summer just around the corner, I can’t get my mind off of dinner salads. No, not the dinner salad you see on some menus; the salad made up of lettuce, a wedge or two of tomato and maybe some carrot threads.

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Hot Topic:  Where do you stand on kids using social media?

Hot Topic: Where do you stand on kids using social media?

June 17th, 2013 11:57 am by Kris Hey

I think what we parents need to figure out when it’s OK for a child to start using social media, what is a safe amount of time for our children to spend using it, and we need to be aware and control the technology they use.

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Hot Topic:  Foods to ease pregnancy symptoms

Hot Topic: Foods to ease pregnancy symptoms

June 17th, 2013 11:56 am by Joanne Van Zuidam

Yep, smart eating can make you feel better through all three trimesters. We look at common symptoms you may experience, from morning sickness to heartburn to insomnia, and come up with some foods to try.

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Like father, like daughter: John, Courtney Force share drive to win, pride in other's success

Like father, like daughter: John, Courtney Force share drive to win, pride in other's success

June 17th, 2013 11:48 am by Dave Ongie

Most kids love being by their father’s side on Father’s Day. Not Courtney Force. At least not when the nose of her father John’s Funny Car is three-thousandths of a second ahead of hers at the finish line.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - Oh....It's Dad

Eric Myers' Man of the House - Oh....It's Dad

June 17th, 2013 11:17 am by Eric Myers

With Father's Day just past and, for one day, all of our family attention on that person in the house who contributed to there being a family in the first place, it reminds me of a time when I didn't want my dad.

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National campout at Natural Tunnel, SW Va. Museum, Wilderness Road, Hungry Mother

National campout at Natural Tunnel, SW Va. Museum, Wilderness Road, Hungry Mother

June 15th, 2013 10:37 pm by Staff Report

Special campouts, camping skills programs and demonstrations will be held at all 35 Virginia State Parks during the National Wildlife Federation’s Great American Backyard Campout on Saturday, June 22.

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Hot Topic: Frumpy Middle-Aged Mom - Kids get three hots and a cot, earn the rest

Hot Topic: Frumpy Middle-Aged Mom - Kids get three hots and a cot, earn the rest

June 14th, 2013 4:17 pm by Marla Jo Fisher

My kids never used to be materialistic, but now we’ve been living in this comfy, middle-class suburban neighborhood too long and the attitudes are starting to seep into their pores. It’s time to remind them of this: Three hots and a cot.

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Summer Camps: Kil'n Time Afternoon Art Camps in Bristol

Summer Camps: Kil'n Time Afternoon Art Camps in Bristol

June 14th, 2013 3:53 pm by Staff Report

Popular 3-hour sessions feature creative, constructive projects in drawing, storytelling, ceramics and glass. Recommended for ages 8 and up, reservations preferred but not required.

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Local doctor hosting study to help children lose weight

Local doctor hosting study to help children lose weight

June 14th, 2013 3:42 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

Dr. J. Raoul Morin has practiced pediatric medicine for 42 years. Only since the 1990s has he seen an increase in the number of overweight and obese youngsters.

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KingsportARTS Kindergarten Readiness Program

KingsportARTS Kindergarten Readiness Program

June 14th, 2013 3:34 pm by Staff Report

This program will teach Pre-Kindergarten skills such as ABC's, 123's, Shapes, Colors, Spatial Recognition and more and we do it all through the arts.

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