Child Car Crash Fatalities Report – How Does Your State Rank?

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It’s something no parent wants to think about.  Getting into a car crash – whether your fault or not- with your child in the car is a terrifying thought for many parents.  I know that it’s definitely something that I worry about. On average, 2 children (ages 0-13) are killed every day in car crashes in […]

Transitioning to Back to School Time

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Where did the summer go?? I can’t believe it’s already back to school time! I know some of our readers have kiddos already back in school and my own girls start back in the next couple of weeks.  So what can we as parents do to try and ease the move from summer to school […]

5 Tips For Kids And Teens Who Want To Invest In Stock

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  As my daughter gets ready to wrap up her junior year of high school, I often worry about how she is going to do when she is required to “adult”.  We just had a conversation this morning about how to replace the Social Security card she lost, and while it’s hard to not swoop […]

New App Magnus Cards Provides Autism Support

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  April is National Autism Awareness Month, and is a good reminder that 1 in 68 children are diagnosed with Autism every year.  It’s a great month to promote awareness and help spread the word about tools that can help children as well as parents of children diagnosed with autism.   For the millions of people […]

RSV: Learn the Signs and Symptoms

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This post was sponsored as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. As fall creeps along here in Western NY, I’ve gotten hit with my yearly fall cold – happens every year like clock work.  It’s always a great reminder to get my flu […]

Weed Out the Confusion: Driving Under the Influence

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My oldest just turned 16, and driving is a HUGE deal.  I do a lot of educating about drinking and driving, even though I’m pretty sure my daughter isn’t a drinker.  However, a huge issue that is facing teen parents in some places is driving under the influence of marijuana, which is why I’m so […]

How to Get Your Kids Away from Their Devices

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  A common concern for parents today is that our children are spending far too much time glued to tablets, phones, and other screens. They’re missing out on all the fun that comes with being young, having adventures, and playing with toys. Gone are the days where 10-year-olds still enjoyed dolls and puzzles. Now, kids […]

Date Night Ideas for Busy Parents

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Being a parent is a full-time job. It’s even more stressful if you both have day-jobs that you need to take care of as well. Between work and your kids, it can feel like the romance between the two of you has died. Thankfully, all you two need is a little alone time to remember […]