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Lower Your Heating and Energy Costs At Home

With lower temperatures come higher heating costs. And with Americans already spending more than $160 billion a year to heat, cool and light their homes, cost-consciousness is more important than ever. According to recent research from the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC), 57 percent of homeowners who recently remodeled …

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Mead Dry Erase Flashcards

    Dry Erase Flashcards Great For Travel!   Are you going to be traveling this summer?  Are you looking for fun, engaging, learning activities to occupy your children while you travel?  Mead has come up with a perfect summer travel solution: dry erase flashcards.  These packs of flashcards come …

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Lamaze Breathing for Life

By Amy Carney Bevins Lamaze breathing is a critical life skill and a parent necessity. Everyone should learn the breathing techniques before the birth of their first child. They are fabulous. Hee Hee Hoo. In. Out. Relax. Definitely helps with the birth of the baby. But the usefulness of this …

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Moms Do Lunch Events

Join FAMILY Magazine, WUSA9, the WUSA 9 mom web site, MomsLikeMe.com and WASH-FM 97.1 for some fun, food and prizes. Bring a friend or make some new ones. Come for the food, the GREAT PRIZES and the information BUT stay for the networking with other moms.  We will provide an …

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Give Thanks for Pie! Walnut Crunch Pumpkin Pie

By Jenny Harper It’s true — the kitchen is the heart of the home. Kick off the holiday season in great Thanksgiving style by using the advice and checklist to Get Ready for Thanksgiving atwww.verybestbaking.com, which reminds hosts to: • Get organized early: plan your menu, detailed shopping list and …

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Keep Reading With Kids After They Start School

Just because your child already has started school doesn’t mean you shouldn’t continue to read to him or her at home. While most of us are familiar with the benefits of reading to small children and toddlers, many are not as aware that continuing to read with young, school-age children …

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Furniture

 Check out these reviews of family-friendly furniture!   Incredibed Crib Mattress  

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Tips on Choosing a Pediatrician for Your Child

Finding the right pediatrician is not always an easy task. Many managed-care plans limit your choices. Furthermore, many families will live in several different towns before their children are grown up, making it necessary to choose a new pediatrician more than once. But once you locate a pediatrician that makes …

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