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    Natural Remedies for Seasonal Allergies

    Natural Remedies for Seasonal Allergies

    The CDC estimates that more than 50 million Americans suffer from allergies each year. Seasonal allergies like allergic rhinitis, also known as hay fever, is the most common condition. Symptoms such as sneezing, watery eyes, and itching inundate the sufferer with discomfort throughout the day and night. While those suffering serious allergies should consult a [...]
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    Spring Salads — Cookie’s Cooks

    Spring Salads — Cookie’s Cooks

    With a quick prep time and zero cooking involved, salads are a fast, easy, and delicious addition to your family’s weeknight meals. Furthermore, they’re a perfect way to make the most of spring’s freshest vegetables and fruits. Spinach & Strawberry Salad With a quick prep time and zero cooking involved, salads are a fast, easy, [...]
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    Teaching Your Child to Be Optimistic

    Teaching Your Child to Be Optimistic

    Imagine a situation where your child studied hard for a test but didn’t do as well as they had hoped. Or, they didn’t make the basketball team. Life is full of ups and downs, and learning how to navigate the times when things don’t turn out the way we want can be difficult. Children can [...]
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    Easy Spring Crafts for Kids

    Easy Spring Crafts for Kids

    Springtime, with its sense of renewal, is a perfect occasion to spark your children’s creative imaginations. These DIY spring crafts make use of everyday household materials and encourage young kids to explore their artistic side. Colored Coffee Filter Flowers You’ll never look at a coffee filter the same way again after your kids turn them [...]
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    How to Prepare Kids to Be Siblings: the Definitive Guide

    How to Prepare Kids to Be Siblings: the Definitive Guide

    Welcoming a new member of the family is an exciting time for everyone. But trying to explain to a young child that they’re going to become a big brother or sister can also be challenging. Here are some ways to help ease the transition from only child to older sibling and help develop a strong [...]
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    Making Spring Cleaning Fun

    Making Spring Cleaning Fun

    After months of spending time indoors, making messes and generating all kinds of dust, it’s liberating to throw open the windows and give your house a top-to-bottom spring cleaning. It’s only right that kids should help out with this project, but if yours are reluctant, here are a few easy ways to make spring cleaning [...]
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    How to Help Your Kids with Homework

    How to Help Your Kids with Homework

    As your child gets older, homework will start to become a bigger part of their life. Young students may complain about the extra work, but there are benefits to the assignments, papers, and projects they will inevitably bring home. Here are some great tips and strategies to help your child with their homework – without [...]
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    4 Reasons to Have a Family Game Night

    4 Reasons to Have a Family Game Night

    by Calvin Wong It's Not Just Monopoly Anymore Over the last 20 years, there's been a revolution in board games. When Kristen Bell talked about her addiction to Settlers of Catan on the Golden Globes red carpet, you know board games have made their way into mainstream culture. Here's four reasons why board games can be [...]
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    Teaching Kids the Value of Money

    Teaching Kids the Value of Money

    Teaching Kids the Value of Money You’re at the store shopping and your first-grader sees a toy they want. “You have to have money to buy that,” you say. “What’s money?” they reply. If your child is old enough to ask that question, it’s time to talk to them about the value of money. Talking [...]
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    Childproofing Tricks for Your Home

    Childproofing Tricks for Your Home

    Childproofing Your Home Parenting means putting your child’s safety first, always. In your own home, that means saving your child from his or herself by anticipating and preventing dangerous scenarios. While there are some aspects of childproofing that you simply cannot skimp on, such as securing heavy furniture to the walls, there are other safety [...]
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