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Book Review- Smile and Succeed for Teens

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Book Review- Smile and Succeed for Teens

 In an age when texting, emailing, and social media posting have become the standard in today's busy world, teens are finding themselves lacking communication skills necessary for college or the workplace. The award winning book Smile and Succeed for Teens by Kirt Manecke will help your teen communicate effectively at school and in the workplace. This book is easy to read with bold headlines and fun illustrations. It energetically covers topics such as, how to make good eye contact, practice good body language,  interview, dress for success and sell with confidence.  It is no surprise that this book, Smile and Succeed...

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Babierge: Service for Traveling Families

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Babierge: Service for Traveling Families

It's summertime and many of you will be traveling on family vacations.  Rather than lugging all the essential baby equipment through crowded airports or packing it up in an overstuffed car to haul to your destination, why not rent the equipment you need? At Babierge (Baby+ Concierge) you can acquire brand name baby equipment that is clean, safe and high quality for however long it is needed. The best part about it is that Babierge will deliver the items directly to your travel destination and pick them up when you are ready to leave. When I was asked to write...

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Review: "Little Loving Hands" A Simple Way for Kids to Give Back - Craft and Donate

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Review: "Little Loving Hands" A Simple Way for Kids to Give Back - Craft and Donate

Lily Yeh, founder of Little Loving Hands, created a unique opportunity for young children to give back to those in need.  As a mother of two children, she knows firsthand how important it is to encourage a young "prince or princess" to be kind, selfless and charitable to those less fortunate than them.  Teaching a young child to be caring, through an act of kindness, bestows on them a humble, self-sacrificing quality.  Little Loving Hands provides a simple way for children to learn the concept of ... "it's better to give than to receive." What is Little Loving Hands? Little...

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App for Parents "Little Peanut on the Go"

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App for Parents "Little Peanut on the Go"

"Little Peanut on the Go" app for parents was introduced to me y the founder, Karla Lemmon. She thought it would benefit my readers, as it is a wonderful app to help busy Mothers and Grandmothers organize essential information. I know one of the hardest things for a Mom to do is leave their little ones with a caregiver. This convenient app not only will allow busy Moms to stay connected with their children while they are apart, but it is a great way to store schedules, packing lists, medication information and more! In this day in age, it seems...

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Six Online Games for Toddlers

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Six Online Games for Toddlers

While Charlotte and I watched her favorite shows on PBS, I noticed a commercial featuring online game sites for toddlers on PBS Kids.  I went to the site and found some enjoyable games for toddlers. I thought... since PBS has toddler activity games, there must be more!  So,  I did some research and found five more online activity sites that we tried out and enjoyed. Charlotte has an ipad and her Dad downloaded a few games, so she can play them easily.  Her and I have fun playing the games together. Our favorites are those games with Daniel Tiger, Doc...

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