How to Introduce Healthier Eating Habits to Your Kids

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Anyone who has even met a child in passing knows that children tend to be very hesitant to pick up new, healthful foods. They tend to demand things drenched in sugar, making fruits difficult and vegetables downright impossible. Healthy eating is crucial, though, meaning parents may need to get creative to successfully round out their […]

Signs Your Child Has an Eating Disorder (And What to Do)

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Eating disorders are often dismissed as a problem that impacts only teenage girls. In reality, parents with kids of all ages — both boys and girls — should be aware that eating disorders can occur in any family. In fact, over 20 million women and 10 million men in the United States will suffer from an […]

How to Help Your Kids Keep Learning During Summer Break

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Summer is here, and children may already be complaining of being bored and looking to parents for relief of this dreaded and chronic summer affliction. There are many solutions to this, and teaching your children valuable lessons can be done right along with these tips. Some great suggestions for fun-filled and educational activities could include […]

Most Kid-Friendly Towns to Consider for Your Family’s Next Move

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I researched several articles relating to kid-friendly towns and discovered that several cities were on all the lists. A move is a major event in any family’s life. Often necessitated by a job offer, a need to be close to older relatives, or the desire for a fresh start, moving with kids is tough and […]

Itchy Dog: The Real Reason Your Pooch Won’t Stop Scratching

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When your dog is constantly scratching, usually the first thing that comes to mind is fleas, but dogs can itch and scratch for many reasons unrelated to surface parasites. Often, the scratching increases at night when both you and your dog are trying to get some sleep and it can get pretty uncomfortable for you […]

4 Ways a Great Credit Score Can Save You Money

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While your credit score may not be the first thing that pops into your head when thinking about your bank account, retirement, your nest egg or building wealth, it should be. Having exceptional credit can save you tens of thousands or even hundreds of thousands over your lifetime versus poor credit. Wouldn’t that be a […]