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Family & Personal

How to Burglar-Proof Your Home Before Vacation

How to Burglar-Proof Your Home Before Vacation

The official start of summer is June 21, and that means it’s time to start planning your vacation. But before you head off to the beach or go on a cruise, you’ll want to make sure your home is burglar-proof. Make your house secure by taking a few simple precautions […]

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Family & Personal

Country walks are free and a great way to get fit together.

How to Get your Family Active on a Budget

Getting exercise is important but many busy families find it difficult to find the time. Gym memberships are expensive and many are not child-friendly. The common complaint is that children stop adults from exercising as they can’t keep up or they don’t all enjoy the same activities. The key here […]

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Pets

Puppies can be destructive if they do not receive regular exercise.

Is a Dog or Cat the Right Pet for You?

When it comes to deciding whether to buy a pet for your family or not, there are some pretty tricky issues to consider before you dash off to the pet shop! Pets of all kinds are attractive to children and adults alike; the thought of a cute and fluffy kitten […]

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Family & Personal, Food

Tips for Getting your Kids to Eat their Vegetables

Tips for Getting your Kids to Eat their Vegetables

Encouraging your kids to allow a vegetable on their plate – let alone in their stomach – can be one of the biggest challenges for parents. While tried-and-tested methods include setting a good example, using ultimatums, or even bribing with dessert, many families still struggle at dinnertime, especially if there’s […]

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Family & Personal, Health, Lifestyle

Living In Dallas – Best Public School Districts

Living In Dallas – Best Public School Districts

Dallas is a world-class city, loaded with cultural opportunities, entertainment and nightlife. Like any city, though, the most important aspect of Dallas living isn’t how you spend your downtime, but how your family fares in day-to-day life. If you have children, schools can be an important factor in where you […]

by × May 15, 2013 × Comments are Disabled