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Road Trip

The Wilson Family Roads were made for journeys, not destinations—it’s all the wild stuff that happens along the way. This road trip required a couple of things: a well-balanced diet, caffeine, salt and sugar, and an excellent selection of tunes—oh,

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Simplify Your Halloween and Savor Every Spooky Moment

By Christina Katz Halloween becomes more commercialized every year. But a classic approach to Halloween will keep your budget intact and a grin on your face throughout the spookiest time of year. If you want to restore the playful spirit

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How to Protect Your Kids from Cyberbullying

Tanni Haas, PhD One of parents’ greatest fears is that their kids will become the victims of cyberbullying, and for good reason: research shows that almost half of all middle and high school students are cyberbullied at some point. If

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Off to College

By Nia, Senior, Age 18 It is now September and school is back in full swing. Everyone is getting back in the groove of things, whether that be elementary, middle, or high school. However, for those of us starting our

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10 Ways to Show Her+Him You Care | Septemper+October 2019

10 Ways to Show Her You Care ♥ Find a common type of exercise and do it together. Hiking, biking, walking, skiing… ♥ Discuss her goals with her and help her to pursue them. ♥ Wake up early and cook

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Family Chatter | September+October 2019

Our FamilyChatter Challenge is simple—just do your best. Here are some easy questions that will hopefully inspire your family to engage in great conversations whenever, however, you can. Enjoy! What was your favorite Halloween costume ever and why? What is

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Getting Along with Brothers and Sisters

In a house with more than one kid, there are bound to be some problems. Brothers and sisters borrow stuff and don’t always return them in top condition. Younger kids sometimes feel like the older kids get to do whatever

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Teaching Your Child How to Swallow Pills

Swallowing a pill is an important skill that many of us take for granted until we have a child who needs to swallow a pill. Many things—from anxiety to stubbornness—can make it harder for some kids to swallow pills. But

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Apple Caramel Parfait

You Need Caramel topping in a squeeze bottle Cinnamon apple sauce Cinnamon flavored granola Vanilla ice cream Whipping cream Ground cinnamon Apple cut into bite-sized chunks Clear plastic cups Spoons Ice cream scoop Directions Drizzle caramel topping around the inside

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Peanut Butter Spiders

You Need Chocolate-flavored rice cakes Creamy peanut butter Pretzel sticks Candy eyes Chocolate chips Table knife Directions Use the table knife to spread peanut butter over the top of each rice cake. Press 8 pretzel sticks into the peanut butter

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