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Girls bullying and aggression

Tips for Parents and Teachers to Recognize the Signs and Help the Bullied, the Bullies, and the Bystanders What’s happening to girls today? According to the FBI, assault arrests for girls nationally jumped 40.9 percent between 1992-2003, while similar arrests for boys dropped by 16.4 percent. On other fronts, 1 …

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Summer Fun to Keep You Cool

Hotenough to fry an egg on your sidewalk? Here are some fun summeractivities to help you beat the heat and keep your family cool in the scorching weather.     GiveFido a Bath Outside,of course! Grab the hose, some pooch shampoo and meet the family inthe backyard to accomplish the …

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The Gift of Pets: Stories Only a Vet Could Tell

 This Small Town Vet Has a Big Heart     It’s obvious when you read this book that Dr. Coston is the kind of vet any pet owner would love to have.  He writes with great wit and humor about the ups and downs of being in a profession where …

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Seashell Crafts

Keep your beach vacation close to the heart with these fun seashell crafts for your whole family! Spelling Fun Spelling flash cards areSO last season. This summer, try something new. With all the shells you collectfrom your family vacation, paint letters of the alphabet on each one. Then,have your child …

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Preparing Your Pets for Emergencies

If recent events have taught Americans anything, it’s the importance of preparing their entire families – including their pets – for emergencies. “It’s important to consider your pets in your emergency plans,” said Warren Eckstein, an animal expert and nationally syndicated radio host. “Pets rely on their owners for food, …

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Incorporating SEO Words Into Your Website

It is more important than ever to come out on top in a web search. If your website isn’t on the first page the person searchingthinks you just don’t exist. Searches may only last a matter of seconds.  The top ranking results garner the most attention and the top five …

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The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

By Bryan Johnson & Maranda Leggs Simple Text Version, Click Here. The adventure began the minute we entered through the gates. We could feel the cobblestone through the soles of our shoes, and we were surrounded by charming, snow covered cottages. It felt like we had jumped right into Hogsmead …

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Thank You Notes

Taking the time to teach children to write a thank you note is acharacter trait that will help them throughout life. In our house, after acelebration we all sit down and write thank you notes. That way, we don’tforget.  Fill in the Blank Thank You Cards  Thank You Note Samples …

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Screening of White House Down

Would you like to meet Channing Tatum and Jamie Foxx? Like that’s EVEN a question!   FAMILY Magazine is giving away 2 tickets (one for you and one for a friend!) to two lucky readers to the screening of White House Down, courtesy of The MOMS! Just enter our rafflecopter contest …

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