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  • What documents should preppers have if they bug out?
    What documents should preppers have if they bug out?
    This article will discuss documents preppers need if they bug out during a regional disaster that has a relatively short duration. Having these documents in a bank safe deposit box or at home might not give preppers immediate access to them. If,...
  • IDignity
    IDignity: Providing proper identification for those in need
    Proper identification is something we all need. There is not much we can do without some form of ID and usually, we need more than just one. It’s just something we don’t leave home without.For the homeless, obtaining proper...
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    Science made simple
    School districts around Hampton Roads are already gearing up for end of course testing. But as most of us know, last minute cramming doesn’t take the place of good instruction all year. Last year, end of course test scores in science dropped...
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    TurboTax and Amazon gift card refund bonus program for 2014
    Did you know that by using TurboTax to file your taxes you have the ability to get the biggest tax refund and also get exclusive bonuses through the TurboTax Refund Bonus Program. The exclusive bonuses are worth an extra 5% to 10% on top of your...
  • Secured credit card FAQs
    Secured credit card FAQs
    Secured credit cards can be a great way for someone with bad credit to improve their credit score. These cards are offered by a variety of banks, and typically require a person to leave some type of collateral in order to qualify for the card.1....
  • Water cycle card game
    Water cycle and weather card game
    With much to cover and limited time, teachers need activities that engage students at both ends of the spectrum. Factor in struggling readers, ESL students and early finishers looking for a challenge and a teacher could go crazy trying to reach...
  • Kardashians' Christmas card has nothing to do with Christmas
    Kardashians' Christmas card has nothing to do with Christmas
    According to USA Today on Dec. 2, the Kardashians unveiled their annual family Christmas card that has absolutely nothing to do with Christmas.The card is the work of the famed photographer David LaChappelle. It is surprising that it is called a ...
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    Educational card games
    Educational games have a dual function: teaching and increasing the desire to learn. They may trigger higher-level discussions which enhance communication, social interaction, and critical-thinking. One study involving students at pharmacology...
  • Germ Warfare Airborne Illness game
    Fighting the flu with games
    Are you playing games with or for your health? Although this might seem like a strange question, research conducted by Health Games Research indicates that games can make an important difference by modifying players’ health behaviors and...
  • Picking the right credit card
    Picking the right credit card
    Choosing the right credit card is a decision that can affect a person’s finances for years. The credit card a person chooses can affect his or her credit score, and a credit score can affect things such as applying for jobs and qualifying...
  • Father's Day:
    Father's Day: frugal ideas for celebrating the day
    Sunday is Father's Day.A goodreads quote, attributed to Italian writer Umberto Eco, states:“I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments, when they aren't trying to teach us. We are formed by...
  • Lydia McLaughlin
    ‘RHOOC’ star Gretchen Rossi responds to Lydia’s card and gesture
    “The Real Housewives of Orange County” star Gretchen Rossi hasn’t been close with Alexis Bellino since they had their little confrontation in Costa Rica. Alexis felt betrayed by Gretchen, as she expected her to stand up for her...
  • Lydia McLaughlin
    ‘RHOOC’ star Lydia McLaughlin explains why she gave Gretchen a card
    “The Real Housewives of Orange County” star Lydia McLaughlin may be new to the cast, but she was quickly judged by the other women when she revealed that she had been friends with Alexis Bellino for a couple of months. They had been...
  • Mother's Day and Money Matters
    Money Matters and Mother's Day
    Mother's Day approaches.Melanie Greenberg PhD, a Clinical Health Psychologist, has a nice article regarding our cultural view of a mother's love for her child, which isunderstood to be"...unselfish, unconditional, intuitive, unique,...
  • My Geeky Valentine
    Appreciate your designer this Valentine's Day
    Is there a loved graphic designer in your life? Unfortunately a common feeling plaguing designers (especially those independent contractors) is under appreciation. Why don't you acknowledge how these visual artist affect your company in a...