internet scammers
13 May 2015

The 4 Biggest Internet Scams to Warn Your Children About

  You’ve got to give credit to those people running scams on the internet for creativity and as well as for their staying power. If only they could harness those powers for good. (Sounds like the plot for a Hollywood superhero movie, but that’s another topic for another time.) Nevertheless,

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healthy fast food choices
23 Jul 2014

Eat Good… Even On The Go – 6 Healthy Fast Food Choices

  There is no denying that the best way to eat well is to spend time carefully preparing each of our meals at home, weighing nutritional value, caloric, fat and sodium contents and so on. Yeah, right. Unless we experience a shift in the space-time continuum and find ourselves back

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Portrait Of Confused Doctor
15 Mar 2013

The 411 on Family Health Insurance

Insurance: Car, home, health. To sum it up in a word: Yuk. It’s not fun but it is necessary; especially family health insurance. One thing that’s not necessary is that you sign on to your employer’s insurance policy. Private insurance can often offer better benefits at way better prices. Right

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home-alone-e1355100865792
18 Jan 2013

Home Alone: How Old Is Old Enough?

  We’ve all seen the movie in which a little boy finds himself at home and alone for the Christmas holidays. While we may enjoy imagining our children to be as quick-witted and resourceful as the character in the film, the truth is that it’s scary to leave kids home

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mom driving road rage
04 Jan 2013

Baby on Board? 5 Ways to Curb Road Rage

ow that you’re a parent; it’s time that you started driving more safely. No, you don’t have to drive 20 mph when it’s sprinkling outside or signal a turn 500 feet ahead, but you do have to curb the road rage. Not only does your anger distract you and cause

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mom nurse
16 Nov 2012

You’re a Great Mom… Could You Be a Great Nurse?

You’ve heard it said before and you know how true it is. Being a mom is the toughest job you will ever do. No matter how old your kids are, you’ve probably discovered that the oh-so-magical journey of parenthood has given you some indispensable skills in how to handle a

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why you should take your kid to vote 1
05 Nov 2012

‘Why You Should Take Your Kids With You When You Vote’ As Told By the We Got Kidz Staff

Karen Boyarsky | Contributor My father was a pretty distant guy. He wasn’t the kind of dad who spent quality time with his kids. He spent quality time at work and then with his several newspapers after work. Maybe he didn’t have much to teach but there was one lesson

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mother and daughter
19 Oct 2012

Mothers Be Good to Your Daughters…

Because Your Daughters Will Love the Way You Do… A colleague whom I respect and like to consider a friend, though we’ve never met, just told me that her mother is losing her two-year battle with cancer. I didn’t talk to my mother during the last years of her life

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rant from a spinster
16 Oct 2012

The View from the Other Side of the Shopping Cart…

Confessions of a Self-proclaimed Spinster… I love to go grocery shopping. I hate paying for the groceries. I hate loading them into my car and then loading them out and putting them away; but the shelves overflowing with countless solutions to what’s for breakfast, how to spice up lunch, or

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what-to-wear-while-pregnant
15 Oct 2012

What to Wear When You’re Dressing for Two

You’re pregnant, congratulations! Now that that’s out of the way, let’s get down to the heart of the article: what to wear while pregnant. Not only are you eating for two, but you’re soon going to be dressing for two. If you don’t want to look like a circus tent,

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teens driving
24 Sep 2012

Teenagers With Car Keys?! Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid.

Once you’ve seen all the Twilight movies, you pretty much know what life’s about, from a teen’s point of view at least. Assuming your teen is not a vampire or werewolf, you have your work cut out for you when it comes to convincing your kid that the freedom they

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