Posts tagged books

The best of gifts, the worst of gifts

   January 21, 2014 6:14 am    0

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, research is out on who loved what for the holiday gift giving season. polled 6,581 online shoppers, immediately after they checked out from 2,987 online retailers, to find out what they liked and disliked about holiday gifts they received last Christmas. Spouses and significant others were the best…


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Kick ‘Mom, I’m bored’ right away

   June 13, 2013 9:11 am    0

Kids have only been out of school for a few days, but if you worry that your youngsters need constant entertainment, remember — they have to learn to entertain themselves. My kids loved Legos — at every age. We had that exact same red board in the picture at left — it helped keep the Legos grounded. If…


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Create a book, win a book right here

   November 27, 2012 6:58 am    0

Want to personalize a book for one of your kids or grandkids? You can do it at And you still have time to do it for Christmas. A local woman runs the business. The book tells a story complete with your child’s name, age, description and can include family members by name. It’s not just…


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Cavities in preschoolers making news

   March 10, 2012 10:33 am    1

According to reports on the Today Show, Huffington Post and the New York Times, cavities are up in kids ages 2 to 5 — something we haven’t seen in 40 years. I think only one of my kids has any fillings, but we had some trouble with cavities when he was a tot. This unsavory…


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