When is it NOT ok to send an Ecard?

by Emma W.R. on September 23, 2015

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We have to admit that we are lazy people in this digital era. We find the easiest way to avoid human contact and everything revolves around online interaction. Texts, emails and digital correspondence is now the norm. I had to ask myself what occasions are not acceptable for me to send an Ecard. If you […]

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Let’s face it – these days, kids are just as busy as their parents. Playdates, recitals, sports practice, tutor sessions… it’s no wonder so many of us struggle to get them up for school in the morning! It can be hard to keep everyone’s schedules straight, but we have some tips on how to keep […]

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Studying Techniques for Children

by Emma W.R. on September 9, 2015

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There are experts out there who make a good living studying these things, but when the question of what are good studying techniques for children comes up, I defer to my own experience as a parent and my own study habits way back when to understand what does and does not work for today’s kids. First […]

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Sunday Dinner Italian Style – Lasagna

by Emma W.R. on September 8, 2015

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I grew up in a large Italian-American family. One of the things that was tradition was Sunday dinner. Everyone would gather at my grandmother’s home and we would share a meal fit for a king while enjoying wonderful family time. You can create your own Sunday dinner tradition with a true Italian classic, lasagna. So […]

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Cuban Grilled Corn

by Emma W.R. on September 4, 2015

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Fun Crafts For Your Child’s Science Fair Project

by Emma W.R. on September 2, 2015

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If your son/daughter is looking for a fun Science Fair idea then why not introduce them to the classics! You can’t go wrong with a model Volcano or the Potato Powered Clock. Science Fairs are not just about winning awards and ribbons- help your child develop a passion and enthusiasm for learning and being creative. […]

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Grilled Salmon

by Emma W.R. on August 28, 2015

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Party Ideas for a Sweet 16

by Emma W.R. on August 26, 2015

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What better way than to celebrate a ‘Sweet 16’ than with a huge blowout including all your friends and family! There are some great themed party ideas to get the party started. Tropical Luau anyone! You can do so much for a luau themed party starting with the invitations, to dressing for the occasion, to […]

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Grilled Peaches and Cream

by Emma W.R. on August 21, 2015

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Let’s be honest: none of us remembers much from when we were little. The first memory I can actually date is at the age of three, when my father had to carry me out of the theater sobbing when E.T. left Elliott and went home. So let me give you a few reasons why you […]

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