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Getting Out the Door: Creating A Stress-Free Morning For Kids

All parents strive to streamline the very first rush hour of the day without losing a child, or their sanity, in the process.

09/18/2013

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Using Technology In The Home To Improve Education

Technology can be used effectively, or misused inappropriately. This is especially true for kids.

09/11/2013

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What To Eat (And Cut) For A Healthier Planet

Is the environmental impact of your favorite, go-to lunch taking a bite out of Mother Earth?

09/04/2013

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Back To Work: Preparing Family For Your Return To The Office

Ease your family’s transition into a new routine when you go back to work

08/28/2013

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How To Make The Most Of Back To School Night

Wondering what to ask your child’s teacher during Back To School Night? Here is a solid list of dos and don’ts applicable to any grade.

08/21/2013

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Creating An Atmosphere For Studying

Support your child’s homework habits by creating an efficient study space, no matter where you live.

08/14/2013

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From Your Kitchen: Best Packed Lunches for Kids

Pack your child’s lunch box full of heath, quickly and easily with these simple, go-to tips.

08/07/2013

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Lean In Or Lean Out: America’s Pregnant Workers Decide

Despite individual preference to either lean in or out, America’s pregnant workers are all at a disadvantage when it comes to family leave time after bringing baby home.

07/31/2013

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Secrets Of Adoption: What To Know Before You Adopt A Child Home

While it may be true that love conquers all, the complexities surrounding adoption are as varied as the families created in this way.

07/24/2013

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Nursing Furry Friends Through The Recession: The High Cost Of Pet Care

Affording your pet’s care during hard economic times can be challenging, but a number of organizations are ready to help pet owners who need support.

07/17/2013

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Vegetable Plots Behind Our Homes, In Our Communities

Community gardens and front-lawn vegetable patches have become more commonplace over the past decade, yielding positive benefits to those participating in them.

07/10/2013

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Bike Sharing Programs Transforming Commutes Coast To Coast

A new breed of public transportation, bike sharing programs are transforming the commutes of thousands of people from coast to coast. Are bike share programs revolutionizing our way of life? And is that a good thing?

07/03/2013

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Genetically Modified Foods: Why One Expert Wants Them Out Of Your Kitchen

Author and Wellness Expert Dr. Kathy Gruver answers some common questions about genetically modified foods.

06/26/2013

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Gun Safety: Tips For Safely Keeping A Gun In Your Home

Over a third of American households contain at least one firearm. How many of those are handled safely?

06/19/2013

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Dealing With Mental Illness In Our Homes, An Expert Weighs In

Dr. David Tolin from the Institute of Living dispels some common myths about mental illness.

06/12/2013

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Home Air Quality: Are Americans Suffocating Themselves?

The EPA now considers poor indoor air quality to be a top risk to public health.

06/10/2013

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Home Security Systems: What You Need To Ask Before Installation

Cost and level of security don’t necessarily correspond when installing a new home security system.

05/15/2013

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Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To Happen

Over 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor’s own home.

05/15/2013

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Just The Facts: The Pros & Cons Of Homeschooling

Over 1.5 million children are homeschooled by their parents in the U.S.

04/17/2013

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Building Certification: What Does LEED Really Mean?

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification can offer big costs, and big savings.

04/10/2013

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