Monthly Archives: May 2012

How Safe Is Your Folding Table?

Most of us don’t question the safety of a basic folding table, whether it’s used in a classroom, church, or at a backyard birthday party. But this truth is that even a simple folding table can cause a safety hazard … Continue reading

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Folding Chair Safety Alert: West Elm Chairs Recalled

In recent news, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada have announced a voluntary folding chair recall for West Elm chairs, a Williams-Sonoma division. In total, roughly 10,000 folding chairs have been recalled in the US, with 100 … Continue reading

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Got a Picky Eater? 3 Ways to Encourage Healthy Eating

It’s perfectly normal for kids to go through phases of picky eating, where they may prefer to eat only one food for weeks at a time. But if you find yourself worrying about your child’s imbalanced diet, there are a … Continue reading

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How to Cope with Separation Anxiety When Your Child Goes to Preschool

When your child goes to preschool for the first time, it’s likely to be a moment of mixed emotions for you as a parent. You may feel proud of how quickly your child has grown and developed into a full-blown … Continue reading

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What Are the Top 3 Healthiest Cities for Families in the US?

Does your family live in one of the healthiest cities in the US? Living in what is proclaimed to be a “healthy city” will make it easier to keep your family fit, while also providing access to great healthcare and … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Hire the Best DJ for Your Wedding

Choosing the right music for your wedding can make or break the success of your reception. That’s why it’s critical to take the time to interview several DJs in advance so that you can choose a DJ with the right … Continue reading

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How to Find Cheap Wedding Food on a Budget

Most newly engaged couples are shocked to find that the average cost of a wedding in the US is $25,631! But the madness doesn’t stop there… A large majority of couples spend anywhere from $19,223 to $32,039, not including the … Continue reading

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Why Are High School Students in the US Reading at a Fifth Grade Level?

Yes, what you’ve read is true. According to a report published by Renaissance Learning, Inc. entitled What Kids Are Reading, the top 40 books read by kids in high school from grades 9 through 12 are at an average reading … Continue reading

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How Can Afterschool Activities Benefit Your Kids?

If you’re having a hard time tearing your kids away from video games, TV, and the computer, you’re definitely not alone. More than ever before, kids today are coming home after school to plop down on the couch instead of … Continue reading

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Outdoor Activities for Toddlers: Making Mud Handprints

Isn’t it about time that you put your toddler’s outdoor activity table to use? On your next play date or group activity with your kids, try out this fun, interactive art project that can also serve as a keepsake when … Continue reading

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