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  • Storytelling Boxes

    PBS Parents Activity from A Place of Our Own, produced by KCET in California Featured Activity: Storytelling Boxes              Here’s an interesting activity idea that will bring your family closer, and teach

    June 2, 2009 • Ask the Reader (YOU), Events/Activities, Resources • Views: 999

  • Earth Day 2009

    Created in 1970, the Earth Day concept is based on the belief that all human beings have a moral responsibility to protect the Earth. April 22nd will mark the beginning of “The Green Generation Campaign.” This is also

    April 20, 2009 • Ask the Reader (YOU), Events/Activities, Resources • Views: 1360

  • Toddlers and Tiaras

    On many weekends, young girls are competing in pageants, parading around on stage in heavy makeup, weighed down by heavily sequined dresses,  to compete and hopefully win trophy’s. In a week, TLC will unveil a new

    January 19, 2009 • Ask the Reader (YOU), Videos, What's Hot • Views: 2003

  • Parents Drop ‘n Go

    As you may be aware, all states have a Safe-Haven Law that allows parents to bring newborn infants to the hospital and leave them, no questions asked. This law makes it possible for a parent who cannot care for her newborn to

    November 26, 2008 • Ask the Reader (YOU) • Views: 1322

  • Children and Cell Phones

    As I was driving home from work last night, I noticed (as I’m sure you have too) that a high percentage of people were (or seem to be) on their cell phones. Today I stopped into Subway, and again noticed some people on their

    November 13, 2008 • Ask the Reader (YOU) • Views: 1055

  • ALERT! Teen Hazard!

    If you have a child age 9-16 or work with teens, this post is a must read! As I sit here, aghast…I have been moved to tears. I’m speechless and was totally unaware of this terrible and unsafe trend among our young

    November 13, 2008 • Ask the Reader (YOU) • Views: 1971