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Favorite Christmas Toys – The Joy of Playing on Days after Christmas

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The best toys are not necessarily those that are most popular with other kids, but rather the ones that stoke the fires of my son’s imagination. Read More »

Shot NYC Cop’s Son Mourns His Father – A Fate All Cop Families Always Fear

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Rule number one of police work: cops are going out into something similar to a war zone, and there is nothing their families can do about it but pray that they come home. Read More »

Interview with TV’s Nanny Whisperer Tammy Gold, Founder of Gold Parent Coaching

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I had a chance to talk with Nanny Whisperer Tammy Gold, LCSW, MSW, CEC, whose book I reviewed recently on these pages. As founder of Gold Parent Coaching, Gold is one of the most sought-after parenting and childcare experts in the country, and is a frequent guest on TV’s Good Morning America and Today. From your background in child development, what have you ... Read More »

Toy Review: VTech Sit-to-Stand Smart Cruiser

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The VTech Sit-to-Stand Smart Cruiser is a hit for all the kiddies, walking and crawling alike. Read More »

Five Things to Consider Before Buying an Apple Device for the Holidays

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Are you thinking about picking up a new Apple device for the holidays? If so, these considerations can help you save major bucks. Read More »

Thanksgiving – Being Thankful Today and Everyday

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If you are gathering with one or one hundred people today, you definitely have something for which to be grateful. Read More »

Interview: Susie Krabacher, Co-Founder and President of Mercy and Sharing, a Haitian Children’s Relief Organization

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Mercy & Sharing is a foundation that feeds and gives hope to Haiti's abandoned children. Read More »

Veteran’s Day – Make Time to Get to Know a Veteran

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“Thank you” may not seem like enough, but it’s the least any civilian can do for the men and women who have made it possible for us to live life as we do here in this country. Read More »

Jesus Wants to Go to Outer Space – A Child’s Game Becomes a Teachable Moment

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There was a teachable moment in my house that day, but I think it was more for me than for my son. Read More »

Daylight Saving Time – One Hour Can Change Everything

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The problem is that after being on one “time” for eight months, we are thrust into a different one, making us all time travelers whether we like it or not. Read More »