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Everyday

Let your kids unleash their inner artist! GapKids Shine On Saturdays

By On August 17, 2012

This post is sponsored by GapKids. Check out all the fun Shine On activities at your nearest Gap store. For event dates and locations, visit Gap’s Facebook page and join the conversation… Read More

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Education

Having Mixed Feelings About Your Child Starting Kindergarten?

By On August 17, 2012

Child Communication Expert and Kimochis® Education Director Shares Tips to Make the Transition Easier for You and Your Little One Entering kindergarten is a very exciting time in a child’s life. This… Read More

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Books

Book Nook: The World Almanac for Kids 2013

By On August 16, 2012

The giveaway below has ended. Winner has been announced below. The World Almanac® for Kids is the best-selling reference book for kids, with more than 4.4 million copies sold. Filled with thousands… Read More

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Appliances

Must-Have: Dyson Air Multiplier – Say Goodbye To Blades

By On August 16, 2012

I’m trying to contain my excitement for this next post. When I say must-have item, I mean, MUST-HAVE ITEM. For those parents who have kids who like to live life on the… Read More

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Everyday

Kids & Cell Phones: What Age Is Appropriate?

By On August 16, 2012

If it was up to my daughter, she would already have a cellphone. It seems that kids are getting electronic devices at a younger age. I remember growing up just wishing I… Read More

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Everyday

Cocktail Corner: The Chocolate Martini

By On August 15, 2012

Welcome to Cocktail Corner! Here you will find new drink ideas… because every one needs a cocktail now and then. See all of our Cocktail Corner features here. You can also view… Read More

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Everyday

Polly Pocket Hangout House Playset

By On August 15, 2012

Check out all the crazy-cool features of this super-stylish house! Why go out when it’s more fun hanging out at home? Polly doll’s house delivers makeover adventures with Stick ‘n’ Play setup… Read More

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Dessert

Banana Sundae Puffs

By On August 14, 2012

Smart Staple: Keep a box of puff pastry, which is the base for the sundae puffs, stashed in the freezer and you’ll always be ready to make a decadent dessert. Everyday Food… Read More

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Everyday

Tips for Fast, Fun, Healthy Lunches-to-Go

By On August 14, 2012

This article isn’t just about packing lunches for kids… it’s about packing lunches for yourself too, especially if you work away from home. “By brown-bagging, you can avoid a lot of processed… Read More

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Everyday

Fridge Food Fight, Round 1! Ding.

By On August 14, 2012

This post is inspired by the new LG SUPER-CAPACITY 3 DOOR FRENCH DOOR REFRIGERATOR WITH DOOR-IN-DOOR™. A beauty, right? This is an innovative new refrigerator that allows you to easily access the… Read More

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Appetizers

Spice Up, Chips! Make Garlic Potato Chips

By On August 13, 2012

Bored with regular potato chips? Try this fun, quick recipe! + Dice up 4-5 cloves of garlic and sauté in a little olive oil for about 30 seconds. Use a slotted spoon… Read More

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Dinner

Cayenne-Rubbed Chicken with Avocado Salsa

By On August 13, 2012

Cool, buttery avocado makes a soothing salsa — a palate-pleasing contrast to spicy meats, such as these cayenne-rubbed chicken breasts. Prep Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 30 minutes Yield: Serves 4 Ingredients… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

DIY Crafts: Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint In Any Color

By On August 13, 2012

Welcome to our DIY Crafts series! DIY Crafts is focused on crafts that we have done, crafts that we will do and crafts that others have done that we feel deserve the… Read More

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Crock Pot Meals

30-Minute Chili

By On August 11, 2012

This recipe makes eight one-cup servings, plus enough for four servings of our Cheesy Hash-Brown Bake, a stick-to-your-ribs meal for later in the week. Is it possible to make a hearty, flavorful… Read More

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Dinner

Summer Gazpacho Recipe

By On August 10, 2012

This is a wonderfully refreshing soup for those hot summer days. Filled with fresh, exciting flavors, chunky bits of garden vegetables, its more than a healthy soup, it’s a refreshing touch of… Read More