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Spending Time With Your Children, There’s an App For That – Top 5 Apps For Kids and Parents

In a recent post I asked the question is it OK for young children to own devices such as iPads, Kindles, or NOOKs? I feel that as long as there is a balance, technology such as these can enhance a child’s learning rather than distract from it. As promised I wanted to share with you some of the top apps out there for children

flickr user Ernst Vikne
flickr user Ernst Vikne
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Buy Your Kid a Nook or Toss The Kid a Book?

The other day some friends of mine were having a discussion on Facebook about how appropriate or inappropriate it is for a seven-year-old to own a NOOK Color. I thought it was a ver

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Tobyotter, Flickr
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Hey Moms, It Could Be Your Fault Your Kid Is Overweight

Childhood obesity is soaring. In fact, about a third of US children are currently overweight or obese — and a new study may reveal one big cause.

Researchers found toddlers who have a poor relationship with their moms could be twice as likely to be obese by the time they turn 15, possibly because they tend to turn to food as a substitute for motherly comfort.

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Thinkstock
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10 Tips to Get Fit With Your Kids in 2012

Want to help your kids get in shape this year? It could be easier — and a lot more fun — than you think.

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7 Adorable ‘Santa Babies’ [PHOTOS]

Every family has its strange holiday traditions and some of those include dressing up tiny, innocent infants as the world's most famous elderly gift giver. Here's a list of the 7 different kinds of Santa Babies you might end up meeting online or in real life this holiday season. And lest yo

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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Shocking or No? Spankings Are Still the Norm for Half of Americans

Back in the ’60s, corporal punishment was common practice for a shocking 94 percent of parents in the US. While a lot of us may find this number unsettling, just as many don’t. In fact, half of all parents today admitted to punishing children by “spanking on the bottom with a bare hand” to a telephone poll conducted by the National Institutes for Mental Health.

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‘Send a Call from Santa’ to Keep Kids in Line… or to Have a Little Holiday Fun

Parents have been using the threat of Santa’s “naughty or nice” list for so long now that it may be losing its strength, so the nice folks at Google stepped in to help.

Enter a little information at Send a Call from Santa and your little one will get a voicemail from the North Pole denizen himself. You can customize it to be as personal as you like, including details like the child’s name, gender and what’s on his or her holiday wish list.

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Kidd Kraddick Controversy Was A Premonition; Selena Gomez’s Mother Suffers Miscarriage

Weeks ago, fans of Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber attacked Kidd Kraddick for a comment that Kidd never made.  Story was that Kidd and his crew made jokes at the expense of Selena Gomez's mother Mandy'

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Today Is “Wear Star Wars, Share Star Wars Day”

Though Star Wars is the theme for this day, its not just about Star Wars.  This day is about not being ashamed to show off what you are passionate about.  To never let anyone tell you that you are wrong for liking what you do.  And it all started last year with a 7-year-old girl.

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Cooking Gluten Free, Flickr
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Sloppy Joes, Poo-Poo Platters and More — Could Food Names Be Corrupting Our Children?

Parents must always be on the offensive to protect their children from the countless ways the world tries to steer them down the wrong path. But should parents be leery of the names of foods?

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Would Christmas Be Better if Men Were in Charge?

Women are in charge of Christmas.  That's a fact.  A survey last week found that 0% of couples say the man takes the lead for the holidays.  But deep down, men secretly think they could do it better.

A new survey found that more than one-third of men think Christmas would be MUC

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Daddy Boot Camp Is for Soldiers in the Battle of Parenthood

Okay, new fathers, pop quiz: it’s 2 a.m. and your infant hasn’t stopped crying for an hour. What do you do?

If you don’t know, maybe it’s time to enroll in baby boot camp.

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