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Caribbean Cruise- A Pirate's Night

It’s time to get on board for the 26th Annual Boys & Girls Club Benefit Gala for Kids Caribbean Cruise! Our signature fundraising event is approaching quickly and the support of community partners like you will make it a success. Your support enables the Boys & Girls Club to continue offer...
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You Should Freeze Your Child's Credit Report Now

The world is a scary place and as parents, we tirelessly work to keep our children safe. But there's a good chance your child's credit is vulnerable. As odd as it sounds you should freeze your child's credit even though they are not old enough to obtain a credit card! More than 1 million children...
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Splitting Up Your Family When Flying Might Be Genius

Traveling with younger kids can be a challenge to say the least. Parents have devised strategies to keep their kids entertained, safe and themselves sane. But with modern air travel of TSA lines, flight delays and crowded airplanes, one set of parents suggest you fly separately for your sanity! So...
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Technology Is Causing Parent To Ignore Kids And Leads To More Tantrums

As parents know, you want to be the best mom or dad to your child. So child experts warn you not to fall into the technoference trap. That's the term created for those who are distracted by your smartphone when you’re with your children. Parents and caregivers who spend a lot of time on their...
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App Aims To Publicly Shame Pet Owners Who Don't Clean Up After Their Pet

Responsible pet owners know that you should always carry a few bags with you on a walk because the call of Mother Nature will strike anytime and it usually involves an area where people walk and children play. Unfortunately not everyone is responsible to clean up after their pet, which leads us to...
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Most Kids Are Not Safe In Car Seats

A scary recent report found that of 3,000 kids in car seats, 59% were strapped in unsafely. The study used surprised car seat inspections and found 36% of the car seats were not fitted properly to the vehicle, and a further 33% were found unsuitable for the children they carried, either the seat...
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Student's Test Performance Suffers As Temperatures Rise

There's a good reason school is in recess over the summer. Research suggest that hot weather harms children's chances of doing well in exams. The Harvard study found that for every half degree increase of room temperature from 70°F, the performance of kids reduces by 1%. That number skyrockets in...
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Surprise Your Child With A New Activity Hourly On Long Travel Trips

: Long car trips can be exhausting for adults and torture if you have small children. For those who haven't quite grasped the understanding of sitting for hours in the car or whose attention span isn't fully developed you may be tempted to give them a book bag full of toys and activities. This is a...
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You Can't Go Wrong With This Last Minute Mother's Day Gift

Mother's Day is Sunday and the average American will spend around $180 to shower mom with gifts this weekend. However all that money spent on gift isn't making Mom feel special at all. A survey found that 40% of Mothers surveyed found they give fake reactions to gifts; most commonly falling back on...
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Young Children Showing Signs Of Neck and Back Damage From Viewing Phones

While parents worry about kids hurting their eyes from viewing a computer or phone screen all day, another concern is the constant downward posture of their heads looking at their phones. Physical therapists are noticing an increase of children with what they call "text neck", related to having...
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