Food & Drink

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Thirsty Thursday- Smoothie recipes

What kind of smoothies does your family like? Vanilla Matcha Avocado Smoothie: 1 teaspoon of green tea powder (or Matcha) 1-2 cups of almond milk (or whichever kind of non-dairy milk you prefer) ½” piece of ginger, peeled and sliced the juice of ½ a lemon a handful of kale (or any other dark leafy […]

Blackened Mahi Mahi Sandwich Recipe

Blackened Mahi Mahi Sandwich #Recipe

For years, my kids and I would take off each spring to visit family in West Palm Beach.  On my last night in town, my older brother and I would go out to dinner, just the two of us.  It was always a special treat for some one-on-one time. Our first stop was always a […]

Home & Living

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Personal Health Records Online for Better Family Health

  Personal health records refer to records available to patients to maintain personally. They contain important medical information that includes appointments with doctors, communication with health care specialists and medication used. Electronic health records are a convenient and effective way to combine information about patients regarding different aspects of their health and medical history. They […]

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Moving Your Family Abroad?

How to Obtain Citizenship in a New Country   In the modern world it is not uncommon for families to relocate to other countries due to the job market or to be closer to family. Young families may have a need to move abroad for better job opportunities and to be near family that can […]

Movies

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Paddington at the Los Angeles Zoo ~ Saturday, April 18th #PaddingtonMovie #LAZoo

If you’re in the Los Angeles area, you’re in for a “beary” special treat because…   Paddington will be making his way to the Los Angeles Zoo on Saturday, April 18th from 12:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.    …in celebration of Paddington arriving on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand April 28 from Anchor Bay Entertainment […]

Tomorrowland XPrize Challenge for kids

Create Tomorrowland XPrize Challenge #Tomorrowland #DisneyMovie

As a homeschooling parent of two teenagers I know how tough it can be to keep kids focused on the future. We have always tried to encourage them to find a way to make their own stamp on life and the future – to think outside of the box, be creative. What better way for […]

Parenting

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How To Keep Your Parents Happy And Healthy As They Age

   As we age, our parents are also getting older and slowing down as fatigue starts to set in. It’s difficult to watch once-spry adults begin to grow mentally and physically weary and unable to do the things they once did. Even a sense of depression or sadness may overcome them from time-to-time as this […]

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Bumps and Bruises: Kid Safety 101

  Most children receive one or more injuries that require a simple first aid procedure from parents. Occasionally, a bruise or bump requires a trip to a hospital, or even a call to paramedics for emergency assistance. It is a good idea for parents and babysitters to recognize the signs of an injury immediately to […]

Pets

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#Win Luv & Emma’s Dry Pets Microfiber Towel- US ends 4/26

  This giveaway is sponsored by Luv & Emma’s Dry Pets and hosted by Mom Does Reviews and Miss Molly Says- another Petpalooza Event! Who and what is Luv & Emma’s Dry Pets? Meet Luv, a Collie that loves her Dry Pets towel after a walk.  Meet Emma, a Yorkie that enjoys her Dry Pets towel after […]

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Luv & Emma Dry Pets Microfiber Towel #petpalooza #review

Luv & Emma’s Dry Pets- for every door your pet greets your at. Presenting Luv & Emma♥s Dry Pets Super Absorbent Microfiber Towel with a patented integrated stretchable opening that conveniently adjusts to hang on virtually any door handle or elsewhere. Luv & Emma♥s Dry Pets Super Absorbent Microfiber Towel is not just for small and large […]

Technology

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Sudoku Dragon Adventure ~ Sudoku for All Ages!

  I am a huge Sudoku fan and have been for several years now.  The first time I bought a Sudoku workbook I was hooked, but my kids never caught the hang of it.  With Sudoku Dragon Adventure even my four year old can play Sudoku now!  Yes, even my four year old plays it!  […]

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Baby Check – The Simplest Wearable Temp and Position Monitor

When my ten year-old was born she was diagnosed with Hay Wells Syndrome and spent several of her first years of life frequenting the genetics department at the University of Florida to determine what symptoms she had.  Once she began teething it became quickly noticeable that she had temperature regularity/sweating issues.  Her fevers ran higher […]

Health