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Valentine's Day ABC Themed Arts and Crafts For Kids

Jan 31, 2013 | By Sharon DeWitt
Turn Valentine's Day into a fun and educational holiday for your child with Valentine's Day themed ABC arts and crafts! Though considered a special day for sweethearts, Valentine's Day is celebrated in many preschools and kindergartens with Valentine's Day activities for kids. A popular activity is Valentine's Day "mail bags", where ...
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Back To School Tips For After The Holidays

Jan 22, 2013 | By Sharon DeWitt
After the fun and indulgences of the holiday season, going back to school can be a less than thrilling prospect for kids. How to get kids back to school on the right foot. The holidays are over and by now most children have already worn out the batteries in their ...
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Why Reading To Your Sick Child Is The Best Medicine

Jan 06, 2013 | By Sharon DeWitt
Move over chicken noodle soup! When it comes to kids, studies show that books can help children recover faster this cold and flu season. It can be quite disheartening to see your child suffering with a cold or flu. They look to you to "make it all better" but besides giving ...