• Chocolate Bark- No Recipe Required

    Chocolate bark is the easiest (and prettiest) gift you can make, and there are no rules — and no recipe required.  When it comes to candy making, there’s nothing si...

  • Get More Out of Your Workout

    Get More Out of Your Workout Interval training may help you get more out of your exercise routine. It’s a way to exercise by switching back and forth from short bursts o...

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    12 Amazing Natural Beauty Tips

    Check out these DIY and natural beauty remedies for dandruff, black heads, scars, headaches & dark circles! It’s amazing what you can find in your kitchen to help so...

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    Coffee Scrub for the Face?

    Coffee Scrub for the Face? To all coffee lovers out there! This is a good one! Many of us are accustomed to the daily ritual of guzzling cup after cup of coffee to stay awake ...

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    The Mom and Daughter Exercise Routine

    Did you know that one in three children in America are overweight or obese by the time they’re eleven? A frightening thought, especially considering that the bulging waistline...

What Makes Children Enjoy Reading

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What Makes Children Enjoy Reading Scholastic the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today released results from the fifth edition of the Kids & Family Reading Report™, a biannual national survey of ...

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Irish Rosie’s Irish Soda Bread

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Irish Rosie’s Irish Soda Bread My husbands Irish grandmother was also named Rosie so I’ve often wondered if this was her recipe. I found it on the web and made ...

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Strawberry and Cream Biscuits

strawberry and cream biscuits

Strawberry and Cream Biscuits Last year, I shared a cake in which strawberries would ideally almost melt into the batter, leaving jammy puddles in their wake. Needless to say, that inspired ...

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Teen Author Aija Mayrock’s Survival Guide to Bullying


Teen Author Aija Mayrock’s Survival Guide to Bullying Revised Scholastic Edition to Be Published in July 2015 Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, has acquired North American ...

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The healthy french fry. Really?

A healthy french fry Make sense to go to Burger King to get “healthy” food, or should fast food stick with their “unhealthy” fast food?  Not sure I’d go to ...

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Make a Door Organizer


Make a door organizer Want to keep your easily misplaced things organized in a convenient way? Make a door organizer that will help you stay organized! You will need: – ...

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Erma Klatt: 84 And Still Volunteering

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84 and still volunteering Most of her students simply know Erma Klatt as “grandma.” Eighty-four-year-old Klatt has spent her life volunteering. She is currently a volunteer for the Foster Grandparent ...

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The actually HEALTHY foods to eat

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I don’t understand why, or to whom has been the one ringleading everyone to believing that certain foods are good for you, and leaving out the actual good foods. Whoever ...

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