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What is your goal in life? Does it make you feel guilty? TAGS: | | | | | What is your goal in life? Would you recognize it if you were involved in a plane crash?  Take a peek at this video and see if it rings true …Continue reading →

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How to make your children feel safe when you fear for them yourself (after tragedy in CT) There is a slew of informaiton out there about how to speak to your child about the tragedy that the world is morning openly on television and the radio.  This …Continue reading →

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Summer Programs are the Most Effective Approach to Remedying Summer Learning Loss TAGS: | | | Guest Post Desmond Worrell offers research to prove camps help keep kids from summer backsliding. Low-income Students, Summer Learning Loss and Summer School by Desmond B. Worrell Summer learning loss …Continue reading →

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  • Parents, schools, police unite against attempted abductions in Berks County - WFMZ Allentown February 27, 2015
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    Parents Choose A Simple Device To Reshape A Baby's EarNPR (blog)Parents have three options when their child's ear looks a little misshapen. They can do nothing and embrace a unique ear. They can choose to surgically reshape the ear, but they have to wait until the child is at least 5 years old. Or, if […]
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  • Judge orders that parents of Charlie Bothuell have no contact with children - WDIV Detroit February 27, 2015
    NBCNews.comJudge orders that parents of Charlie Bothuell have no contact with childrenWDIV DetroitLauren: ATTORNEYS FOR THE PARENTS PULLED OUT ALL THE STOPS TO GET THE $500,000 BOND REDUCED, CALLING IT EXCESSIVE. THERE'S NO LIKELIHOOD THAT SHE WOULD FLEE. SHE IS A HOUSEWIFE. SHE HAS NO MEANS OF ...Judge: Parents of Detroit Boy Found in Basement Can't […]
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    LifehackerHow to Care for Your Aging ParentsLifehackerOne day, our parents won't be able to drive, to climb stairs, or maybe even change their own clothes or feed themselves. As painful as thinking about this might be, we need to prepare to help them be comfortable and safe in their last stages of their ...and more »
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    ABC NewsSouth Africa: Parents Find Daughter 17 Years After KidnapABC NewsA newborn was kidnapped from a Cape Town hospital in 1997 but her parents never gave up hope and now, 17 years later, they have found her. The family had always celebrated their missing daughter's birthday on April 28, and following her remarkable ...South African parents […]
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  • Kansas families fight to fund Parents as Teachers program - KMBC Kansas City February 26, 2015
    KAKEKansas families fight to fund Parents as Teachers programKMBC Kansas City"It just shows what a wonderful program it is and how many parents and children are benefiting from it," said Erin Fisher. Lawmakers in Topeka said Tuesday's vote passed by a 4-3 vote, and after the outcry, they have temporarily rescinded the amendment.Parents worry about […]