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April 01, 2021
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Fridge Door: CDC Recommendations, Free Burgers, and more!

CDC Revises Physical Distancing Recommendation for Children in School
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April 01, 2021
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New Stuff We Love, April 2021

Here are a few new products we're loving this month, including several inclusive autism learning toys....more»
April 01, 2021
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11 Ways to Reintroduce Creative Play This Month

Hands-on Fun At Every Age

As the seasons change, now is the perfect time to go back to basics with hands-on activities whether your child is a toddler or teen....more»
April 01, 2021
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Family Activities to Make Pandemic Life Better, Together or Apart

Readers Respond


The COVID-19 pandemic has changed so many aspects of family life throughout the past year....more»
April 01, 2021
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Dear Reader: Happy Blooming April!

As we mark one year in quarantine, I have been amazed by the creativity of people and businesses to survive during this unprecedented time....more»
April 01, 2021
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CDC: Teens Don't Eat Enough Veggies

Bummer news about American teenagers’ diets. New data from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention reports that adolescents across demographic groups eat too few fruits and vegetables, continuing trends from previous years....more»
March 01, 2021
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Lucky Shamrock Cookies

You don't have to search for the pot of gold under the rainbow for this winning recipe. If you're in a crunch for St. Patrick's Day and need something glowing with green, here is a dessert that is sure to have everyone coming back for seconds (and more). These Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies are as green as four-leaf clovers and have delicious chocolate chips mixed throughout for some extra sweet flavor. Served beside a big glass of milk, they are perfect treats for any St. Patrick's Day party or virtual gathering. With so much mixing and scooping to be done, this is a great recipe for kids to get involved in the kitchen, too. One of the best parts is the eye-catching color. Watch children's smiling little faces as the batter turns from light brown to dark green for a priceless reaction. After being perfectly baked, these cookies are bright, fun and will be the hit of any celebration. Soft in the middle, a little crisp on the edges and as green as can be. You can't ask for much more on St. Patrick's Day. Find more recipes, celebration ideas and dessert favorites for every occasion at Culinary.net. Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup butter, softened 1 cups sugar 2 eggs 30 drops green food coloring 1 teaspoon peppermint extract 1 package (12 ounces) chocolate chips Directions: 1. Heat oven to 375 F. 2. In large bowl, mix flour, baking soda and salt until blended. Set aside. 3. In medium bowl, beat butter and sugar until combined. Add eggs, food coloring and peppermint extract; beat until combined. 4. Add wet ingredients to dry ingredients; beat until combined. Stir in chocolate chips. Drop spoonfuls of cookie dough onto baking sheet. 5. Bake 11-14 minutes, or until edges are lightly browned. 6. Cool on wire racks. (Courtesy Culinary.net) ...more»
March 01, 2021
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11 Ways to Improve your Work From Home Struggles

Working from home has never been so common. While there are often incredible benefits to remote options, it can be challenging to separate work from home life....more»
March 01, 2021

When to Worry About Childhood Headaches

When adults sense the dull throb of a headache coming on, we can likely figure out its origin — too much time staring at a screen, too few glasses of water or one too many glasses of wine last night....more»
March 01, 2021
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Take a Nap: The Benefits of Napping and How to Make Them Work for You

Do you take naps? Maybe you should! A good nap can get you out of that afternoon slump, recharge your energy, and leave you more alert and in a better mood....more»
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