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Child Sense: Tips for walking home from school

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Priscilla Dunstan

Now that the weather is warming up your child may wish to start walking home with friends or on their own. If you live close by and you feel your child is old enough and emotionally ready, following these hints will make it a safer and easier task.

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From strangers, a parental eye-opener

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Melissa Dribben

I never expected a parental epiphany to arrive as late as this — 29 years after the first child was born and three years after the youngest decamped for college.

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Paleo-Camp at ETSU and General Shale Brick Natural History Museum at Gray Fossil Site

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

JOHNSON CITY—Children interested in paleontology, science, art and nature are invited to participate in the annual Paleo-Camp at the East Tennessee State University and General Shale Brick Natural History Museum and Visitors Center at the Gray Fossil Site

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - Finding My Way Back, The Beginning

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Eric Myers

Read any self help book or listen to any motivational speaker and you will hear the same advice: problem solving begins with problem identification. It's a simple and straightforward idea really, you can't fix what you don't know is broken, and it was my

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6 Mother's Day gifts for modern moms

6 Mother's Day gifts for modern moms

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Alonna Friedman

When you think of Mother’s Day, do images of carnations, Hallmark cards and Sunday brunches come to mind? It’s one of the most celebrated holidays of the year, but when it comes to gift giving, people often fall back on the old standbys.

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8 ways to find child care on vacation

8 ways to find child care on vacation

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Mark G. McLaughlin - MCT

Family vacations are great for bonding with loved ones as you get away from your normal routines. But a family vacation can sometimes feel like no vacation at all for parents chasing after kids. Parents need time to themselves, and not just for romance

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Eric Myers' Man of the House: My Child Was In Irritation

Eric Myers' Man of the House: My Child Was In Irritation

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Eric Myers'

If you were to ask my wife Cindy how I've progressed as a parent and a father over these years that I've been the at-home caregiver, or even if I’ve progressed, I think she would smile and say, “He’s come a long way.”

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Parents monitoring children’s phones or secretly keeping an electronic leash?

Parents monitoring children’s phones or secretly keeping an electronic leash?

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Aisha Sultan - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Imagine if you could see every phone call, every text, every picture, every video, every contact on your child’s phone. If you could track every location of your child’s phone and get alerted if the phone traveled outside certain boundaries.

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Lessons from the Lemonade Stand: 10 golden rules for business success

Lessons from the Lemonade Stand: 10 golden rules for business success

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Lorena Orvananos Roqueni

Your little one is SO ready to start her new business and put into action this big idea that’s been in her head for a while. That itself indicates your child is confident, adventurous and a change-maker. But before you go any further, STOP! Not so fast

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Try these gadgets to make brushing fun

Try these gadgets to make brushing fun

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Landon Hall - The Orange County Register

Forget about spitting in the general direction of the sink. Most ?parents of young kids would be happy if they’d just brush and floss ?twice a day.

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