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Schools

7 Healthy School Snack Ideas

August 21, 2012 Melissa Haak 0
With back-to-school starting or started I’ve been thinking about (and fearing) the one thing about school that I dread. No, it’s not being room mom, or class parties, homework, rushed mornings or making lunches. No, the thing that […]
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Health and Safety

The Big Latch On August 3-4, 2012

July 30, 2012 Holly Garvey 0
Image credit www.biglatchon.org Two of our Green Resource Guide sponsors are participating in The Big Latch On, an international event to raise awareness and support for breastfeeding mothers and their families. On August 4th at 10 a.m. New Mother […]
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Fitness

Little Reviews: The Dailey Method

July 17, 2012 Melissa Haak 0
Editor’s Note: This is a personal review from 2012. Classes, rates, and your experience may vary. Beautiful. Light. Airy. Open. This doesn’t usually describe a gym. Balanced. Peaceful. Focusing. Addicting. Aren’t how most people would […]
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Education

Pinterest for Parents

January 31, 2012 Melissa Haak 2
Have you heard about Pinterest? Seen pins or comments on your Facebook feed and wondered what all the buzz was all about? I am a social media lover, I’m on multiple networks and I use it all […]
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Schools

100th Day!

January 31, 2012 Melissa Haak 0
Monday was the 100th day of school for my kids. I don’t remember doing this as a kids but my kids school goes all out. The younger grades we’re meet with a huge glittery banner […]
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Health and Safety

Tween Beat: Invisalign Teen

January 9, 2012 Genevieve 0
This story is sponsored by Invisalign There are three words that can change a young teenager’s life. They are, “You need braces.” Those three words can turn a normally cooperative, self-assured young person into a sobbing mess […]
Parenting

Coupon Kids

November 22, 2011 Genevieve 0
You may have heard of the famous CouponMom website and its founder Stephanie Nelson who saves thousands of dollars a year using her strategic shopping strategies. You may have even watched in amazement while stars of the […]
Health and Safety

Landfill Law Changing in 2012

November 21, 2011 Melissa Haak 0
As you clean up and make room for holiday gifts make sure you are aware of the change in landfill laws that go into effect on January 1 2012. Effective January 1, 2012, per State law, landfills […]
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Health and Safety

Don’t Be Alarmed… It is Only a Test!

November 9, 2011 Loralie 0
{Photo Credit: Leif Skoogfors via FEMA.gov} Don’t worry, that sound you’re hearing is not the Zombie Apocalypse, although your kids might be perturbed over the disruption of Curious George.   Today, Wednesday, November 9, 2011, […]