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Storytelling Helps Young Minds Grow

Whether you use your hands, props or just your own creativity, storytelling is a great way to bond with your kids and get their imagination going.

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La Importancia de la Música en el Crecimiento de Los Niños

A través de las generaciones la música ha tenido un rol constante en el crecimiento de cada ser humano. Tan esencial que desde muy temprana edad los niños comienzan a crear sus propias canciones de tipo ‘hum’, repitiendo o imitando lo que escuchan a su alrededor, en especial canciones de cuna, pájaros, y hasta canciones en la radio.

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Bring a Smile to a Cancer Patient

Although writing about subjects such as cancer might not seem very positive, this article is all about being positive and inspirational.

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Fun Green Activities & Crafts for Kids

The world will belong to our kids someday, so it’s essential that we teach them how to properly care for it. There are tons of fun, educational activities you can do with your kids to help them learn about the environment.

Ten simple ways busy moms can go green

Ten Simple Ways Busy Moms Can Go Green

These simple “go green” tips won’t cost a thing–except maybe a little time and effort–but the results are worth it.

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Healthy Baby and Toddler Checklist

Healthy baby and toddler checklist outlines some of the most important issues concerning the early years and provides parents with a useful tool.

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Clean Energy: Savings for Homeowners (Part One)

Our video helps demystify home energy savings and shows some ways homeowners can significantly reduce energy consumption and costs.

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New Year’s Resolution and Climate Action

Why climate action matters and especially at the beginning of this year

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Traveling with Kids on Public Transit

Traveling with kids on public transit can be a real challenge to combine both the need for transportation, and enjoyment of the little one’s experience.

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Easy Vanilla Nut Cookies

For as long as I can remember, vanilla nut cookies were our family holiday staple regardless of the occasion. They always tasted delicious and never lasted too long on the table.

A Balanced Day for Busy Moms–Weekends at the Bar(re)

Weekends don’t always mean time off for busy moms. Find out how to carve out some time for yourself. One idea: Hold a ballet class in your living room!

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What Should I Tell My Kids About Global Warming?

For many years there has been debate about whether or not climate change is actually happening. Is global warming a reality, and is it caused by humans?

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The Zika Virus And Pregnancy

If you are planning on becoming pregnant in the next 6 months or are already pregnant, see our checklist how to protect yourself from the Zika virus.

Eight Best Sugar Alternatives

There are many healthier, lower-calorie refined sugar alternatives that won’t make you miss that sweet sensation.

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The Surrogacy Alternative

For couples or single parents who can’t have children naturally, surrogacy is one option that is becoming increasingly more common.