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Nutrition for Children-The Food Pyramid

February 14, 2011

Have you seen the new food pyramid? Learn about the new nutrition facts that are recommended for you and your children, based on low glycemic foods.  

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Easy Arts & Crafts Kid’s Projects: How to Make a Toilet Paper Tube Octopus

February 14, 2011

Arts and crafts are a great way to engage with your kids. Learn how to make an octopus out of a toilet paper tube in a a few simple steps!  

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Parenting Tips for Healthy Kids : Healthy Snacks for Kids

February 14, 2011

Snacking is important for kids, but it’s important to give them healthy food to snack on. Foods with protein, as well as fruits and nuts are great ideas for kids. Getting them involved in the preparation also encourages them to eat what they make. Watch for more ideas about healthy snacks to feed your kids. [...]

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How to Buy Organic Produce: Organic Foods

February 14, 2011

Organic foods seem more and more common in the supermarket. But if you know what to look for, you can find out how to tell the difference between real organic foods and others. Learn how to shop for organic food, what the benefits of it can be, as well as some information about non-organic food. [...]

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Children’s Nutrition : Diet for Hyperactive Children

February 14, 2011

While a diet high in excess sugar can cause hyperactivity, it’s important to remember other factors that can contribute. Learn about how healthy nutrition and physical activity can help to minimize hyperactivity for your children.  

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Great Games, Better Brains – Games for Kids 3-8

February 14, 2011

Computer games can be educational too! Watch and find ideas for some games that help younger kids in the 3-8 age range learn about problem solving, socialization, and even organization skills through playing computer games!  

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Great Games, Better Brains – Games for Kids 6-12

February 14, 2011

While computer games can be just for entertainment, they can also teach kids about important topics. Here, you can learn about games that teach your kids more advanced problem solving, history, math, economics, and even science. They’ll be having so much fun, they may not even realizing they’re learning!  

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Birthday Party Ideas

February 14, 2011

Planning a birthday party can be a huge undertaking, but you don’t have to be a professional party planner to throw a great party. Watch some creative ideas for themes, invitations, party favors, and activities kids can enjoy at your party!  

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How to Keep Your Middle School Age Kids Talking

February 6, 2011

One of the problems single moms face with middle schooler’s is a lack of communication. You have moved from being the person who “knows all” that you were when they were in preschool, past the “cool mom” stage that comes from having great snacks ready for sleepovers in elementary school, and have become the “mom [...]

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Get Creative Playing With Your Preschooler!

February 5, 2011

Creative play is vital to the development of a preschooler. As a single mom, your time with your child is at a premium, so make the most of every moment by engaging them in creative activity whenever possible. Here are some affordable, fun ideas for you to consider. Puppets Whether you buy them or make [...]

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