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10 Back-To-School Shopping Tips That Can Save You Money
You've just received your child's school supply list, and it is a mile long. You've got a lot to buy and a short time to do it. The best way to save money is to prioritize and set a budget. Here's a short list of ways to help you navigate the back-to-school expenditures. Create a [...]
6 Habits of Successful Students
Attainable Habits that lead to success The beginning of the school year marks a good time recommit to good habits, ones that can influence academic success. School gurus suggest a plethora of strategies, but we like this list because it’s short, attainable, and will promote lifelong success. No matter what school or work looks like [...]
Challenges of Single Parenting Single-parent families are becoming more and more common in today's society. One out of every four children in the United States lives in a single-parent household. Not all of these situations are the result of divorce. Death, single-parent adoptions, and unplanned pregnancy, can also create families with only one parent. Whatever [...]
Create a Dedicated Schoolwork Zone
Start School on the Right Foot Depending on the age and personality of your child, one work place may be more suitable than another. One thing is certain though. Having a dedicated homework zone at the start of school, free of clutter and with necessary supplies nearby, boosts a child's attitude toward school and encourages [...]
Valentine’s Day Family Activities
Valentine’s Day is for Family too! Valentine’s Day is a holiday centered around love, happiness and sweets! Although most people may not initially think of family when it comes to Valentine’s Day, there are several family-oriented activities that make Feb. 14 more than a day for lovebirds. Baking Baking and bonding go hand-in-hand. Valentine’s Day […]
Diet and Nutrition Impact Physical and Mental Well-being
Small Changes Create Gains for Overall Health & Well-being MAY IS MENTAL HEALTH MONTH, and this year Mental Health America’s theme (4Mind4Body) focuses on small changes – both physically and mentally – to create gains for our overall health and wellbeing. No matter your state of wellbeing, all of us could benefit from small positive [...]
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