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  • Popcorn day
    Popcorn day
    The buttery, salty light snack of popcorn can make anyone's day a bit brighter. It's said that popcorn day is celebrated on Super Bowl Sunday. Some other sources say that popcorn day is celebrated in January. Either way, we can make the...
  • Happy Valentine's Day, Curious George  by N. Di Angelo (Author), Mary O'Keefe Young (Illustrator)
    Happy Valentine's Day, Curious George by N. Di Angelo
    Happy Valentine's Day, Curious GeorgebyN. Di Angelo(Author),Mary O'Keefe Young(Illustrator)Celebrate Valentine’s Day with decorating, baking, card making with George and his friends. George being a curious little monkey gets into...
  • Discover meteorite collecting at  Benjamin Banneker Historical Park
    Discover meteorite collecting at Benjamin Banneker Historical Park
    We sometimes call them falling stars and may even wish upon them. In reality there is nothing magical about these “falling stars”, as they are regular space rocks or meteorites that fell to Earth. Of course, despite this, meteorites...
  • Walkers Shortbread
    Walkers debuts Gluten Free Shortbread
    Rich, buttery shortbread is oh-so-delicious, but those with gluten intolerances cannot enjoy them – until now. For the first time in 116 years,the family-owned company making Walkers Shortbreadhas adapted its traditional shortbread recipe to...
  • Sweet Six Basket from Lucas Candies
    Buy Lucas Candies for the chocolate lover in your life
    Lucas Candies has been making chocolate since 1896. The company was established by Constantine Lucas and is now run by the fourth generation of the Lucas family. Chocolatier Nick Lucas oversees the daily operations of the business. Constantine...
  • PAFF
    Celebrate Indie Films with PAFF in Los Angeles
    This year is an exciting time for film lovers, and the 23rd annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival (PAFF) just made this season more memorable.In February, The Pan African Film Festival will kick off the festivities with The Black Panthers:...
  • Medical study points to possible cure for peanut allergies
    Medical study points to possible cure for peanut allergies
    Food allergies are a serious concern, but there is one possible solution that could help children with peanut allergies consume the food they like, according to a Yahoo Parenting article published on January 30, 2015.Peanut allergies are among the...
  • The Goddard School donates to Bernie's Book Bank
    Goddard School exceed donation expectations to Bernie’s Book Bank
    When a child begins to understand the written word, doors open wide. Unfortunately, some children lack access to books that inspire and allow them to dream. The Goddard School helped Bernie’s Book Bank by donating over 25,000 new and gently...
  • School gets to the bottom of it: Students allegedly ordered to drop their pants
    School gets to the bottom of it: Students allegedly ordered to drop their pants
    As parents we hear a great deal about the dress codes inside our children's schools. Parents are told what types of shirts and shorts, pants and in some cases even coats that their children are expected to wear. But parents in one Gustine, TX...
  • Grievous errors?
    Grievous errors?
    Should there be a statute of limitations on grief?In an op-ed piece in the New York Times, Patrick O’Malley, a psychotherapist from Texas, says that grieving is different for everyone, but that there is no right or wrong way to do it. Who...
  • Super Bowl
    Super Bowl activities for kids
    Sunday, February 1 is Super Bowl Sunday. As the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks prepare for the big game, many of us are getting ready for a big party. If you want to get your kids involved in the excitement of Super Bowl XLIX, try...
  • Wines perfect for Valentine's Day
    Romance your Valentine with an enchanting wine
    For some, a romantic dinner at home with their beloved is a perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Once the menu is planned, the perfect wine to compliment the meal is imperative. While personal preferences are important, a few hints in...
  • Nanny spooked by voice from baby monitor: Tips to stop it from happening to you
    Nanny spooked by voice from baby monitor: Tips to stop it from happening to you
    Parents all over the world purchase a "nanny cam" or web enabled baby monitor with camera in order to help keep their children safe. In some cases they are watching the nanny watch the kids. In other cases it allows them to watch their...
  • Craft room organization
    The B'more Organized Photo Contest ends soon
    Get Organized Month(SM) is coming to an end, but it doesn't mean that homeowners need to stop organizing their homes! For the second year in a row, Baltimore area homeowners have the chance to win a free organizing makeover when they enter the...
  • Snow Animals
    How to organize a class party
    This was my first year as a “class parent”, and I really was not sure what it entailed. My duties to the PTA were to attend all monthly meetings and volunteer for 3 hours at each of our major quarterly events. When I met with my child...