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You Should Create A Safe Word With Each Of Your Children

According to the FBI's National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Missing Person File, there are 88,089 active missing person records, of which juveniles under the age of 18 account for 32,121 (36.5%) of the records (CNN) . Just this week a 10-year old Arizona girl was very close to becoming one of...
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Nearly 90% Of Parents Say They're Shameless In Stealing Their Kid's Halloween Candy

Tonight parent's remorse takes a back seat as a recent poll found that 86% of parents shamelessly steal candy from their children's Halloween haul! A poll of two thousand people found out that although we limit how many pieces our kids can have, we go full force candy-binge, especially when they go...
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Halloween Is The Most Dangerous Night For Pedestrian Fatalities

Trick-or-treaters will be out in full force tonight as Halloween is finally here. A somber static released this week says children are 10 times more likely to be killed by a car on Halloween than on any other day of the year. A university study analyzed fatal car crash data from 1975 to 2016 from...
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Parents Have 32 Minutes To Themselves Daily

Hey Mom and Dad, you have a whopping 32 minutes a day to yourselves! A study of 2,000 moms and dads found that the typical parent has just over 30 minutes to themselves every day once work and parenting duties are completed for the day. And, with free time hard to come by, parents said they take to...
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Netflix To Launch A Choose Your Adventure Style TV Episodes

Choose Your Own Adventure books have long been favored by kids and keep reading exciting. Now the concept is making its way to Netflix and your inner child is going to love it! The online video streaming company announced that is to launch a few choose your own adventure style specials in the next...
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Fun 4 Gator Kids Touch a Truck 2018

Join Fun 4 Gator Kids Community Giving, Food4Kids Backpack Program of North Florida and Gainesville Fire Rescue on September 22nd, 2018 for the 9th Annual Fun 4 Gator Kids’ Touch-A-Truck event! Smaller children are invited to quiet hour from 9am to 10am so they can enjoy the vehicles without the...
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New Family Link Feature Allows Parents To Control Device Time Of Their Kids

It's a real struggle between kids who seem to always been their smartphone and the parents who are trying to limit that time. So if your child has an Android phone, listen up and learn about the new Google feature. Last year Google Family Link was launched as a way for parents keep track of what a...
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Trick To Get Your Kids To Read More

Kids love bedtime stories but as many parents already know, your child generally wants you to read the same story night after night. This isn’t a bad thing as there are benefits in repeating the same stories over and over, as repetitiveness helps them learn. However a little variety is also...
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Why You Should Talk To Your Child About E-Cigarettes And Vaping

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a formal warning to five e-cigarette manufacturers, telling them they must step up efforts to keep kids and teens from accessing their products or face a possible ban on sales of flavored e-cigs. The warning comes after an undercover FDA...
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School Backpack Buying Tips

The backpack is as traditional to school as yellow is to the school bus. But those backpacks are filled with school stuff and all that stuff can be heavy. All that weight is wrecking their still developing backs. Even if it isn't burdened with much weight, ill-fitted and unevenly weight backpacks...
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