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Organizing Tips for Keeping Your Car Clean

06/07/2011

Categories Organizing

Question: The interior of my car looks like a disaster zone. How do I keep it clean?

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Start Getting Ready For Kindergarten Now

06/02/2011

Categories Parenting

If you are a parent in the same situation as me, you too are in complete disbelief that your little, drooling, helpless burping baby is all grown up and will be attending "Big Kids" school this...

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I Have My Eye On You by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

06/01/2011

Categories Parenting

The Japanese have introduced a technological "advance" with the invention of the Lunchbox Communicator, a modified "Bento Box" which includes a video camera and screen, embedded in the box's lid.

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The Facts About Summer Learning

06/01/2011

Categories Parenting

The brain doesn't have an off switch. Kids are always learning--even while sleeping, which is when the brain processes and stores the information that was learned throughout the day. That's why,...

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Budgeting for Baby

05/19/2011

Categories Parenting

Having a baby doesn't have to be expensive -- but it can be, depending on the choices you make and how closely you listen to baby product marketers.

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Don't Park Your Clutter In the Garage

05/17/2011

Categories Organizing

Spring has sprung and for many, so has the reality that it's time to make a change. Many of us live with a landfill attached to our homes ~ also known as the garage! At the very least, if your...

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MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN DURHAM

05/15/2011

Categories Parenting

With the expansion of the Family Resource and Disability Awareness Programs at Grandview Children's Centre, families of children with special needs will be afforded a listening ear as well as a voice.

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Summer Camp & Activity Guide for Durham and GTA families

05/03/2011

Categories Family Fun Family Guides

Are you trying to make summer plans for your kids? We've got Summer Camps and Activities across Durham Region and the GTA covered!

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Mother May I? by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

05/01/2011

Categories Parenting

Who remembers the game Mother May I? By simply asking this polite little question, the 'Mother' of the game would allow her 'children' to take baby steps, giant steps, even sideways steps in an...

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Spring... your way! By Nadine Hughes

05/01/2011

Categories Family Fun

Spring means getting outdoors more with your children; or sending them outside to play while you enjoy the peace and quiet inside. Whatever your preference, you don't want meal preparation to...

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Safe Ingredients for Your Baby's Skin

05/01/2011

Categories Parenting Health & Wellness

In consultations with parents, I discuss many different things; one of those things is what products are being used on their baby's skin. I not only want my little clients to eat well, I want them...

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Spring has Sprung

04/26/2011

Categories Parenting

Spring has sprung, and we couldn't be happier! Here are some fun, quick and clutter-free things to do to welcome spring into your home. Even choosing one or two of these projects will make a big...

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Simply Extraordinary: Choosing the Right Summer Camp

04/26/2011

Categories Family Fun

The time to make summer plans is quickly approaching and many experts, families and former campers see camps and their lifelong benefits as an excellent way for children to make the most of their...

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Easter Weekend Guide for local families 2011

04/21/2011

Categories Family Guides

Here are some local events and activities for you to enjoy with your kids this Easter weekend:

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Footprints: Respite Program for families with autistic children

04/20/2011

Categories Parenting

April is Autism Awareness Month so we would like to share with you a local Durham Region organization that offers a wonderful service to local families who have children with autism.

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Junior Gardening

04/15/2011

Categories Family Fun

We will dig a brand new plot in early spring, just a tiny one, for my little man. I am a firm believer in the fact that we need a connection to our food. It seems today many young people and even...

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Signing after Speech By Sara Bingham

04/15/2011

Categories Parenting

First foods, first steps and first words are important milestones in any baby's life. For parents who are signing with their babies, the first sign is also a monumental moment. I remember Joshua...

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Spring Organizing

04/08/2011

Categories Organizing

Instead of the proverbial 'Spring Cleaning', why not do 'Spring Organizing'? Cleaning is temporary. The benefits of organizing are long lasting. Let us show you the difference:

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That's sick, dude. by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

03/29/2011

Categories Parenting

If it were possible to impale oneself on a tiny, plastic sword, I would have done it sometime during hour two of playing Lego Pirates. Normally I can take this type of torture, but as my son and I...

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A Parent's Guide to Supporting Your Child Through Divorce by Susan Parsons

03/29/2011

Categories Parenting

"I'm worried about how my children are going to react to our divorce?" "Is there a right or wrong way to talk with my children about our separation?" These questions and a multitude of others like...

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