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What a busy weekend at GPB!

- Monday, February 28, 2011 - 10:42am

This weekend was filled to the brim with scientific fun at the Tellus Science Museum for Family Science Night, where Curious George was monkeying around the planetarium plus the two day Ultimate Family and Parenting...

Tackling Childhood Obesity

- Monday, February 21, 2011 - 11:24am

Tackling childhood obesity is becoming a major concern for Americans. Kids are less mobile and have hectic schedules. According to the Center of Disease Control, an estimated 17 percent of children and adolescents ages...

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Cookie Dough, Glitter and Final Exams

- Tuesday, December 14, 2010 - 6:39am

It’s the countdown to the December work stoppage. No matter what your faith, what your job, what your lifestyle: you are completely covered up with recitals, end of the year celebrations, coach’s gifts and crafts. As...

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Chocolate Pretzels and Collard Greens

- Tuesday, December 7, 2010 - 1:56pm

Is it possible to lose weight during the holiday season? I’m not sure, but the platters of pot-luck leftovers have begun to arrive in our break room at the office so I’m trumping those New Year’s resolution wannabes and...

Tick - Done - Gone

Tick - B - Gone

- Friday, August 6, 2010 - 1:02pm

We have a disgusting report today filed by another babysitter Jaci: I had the distinct pleasure of de-lousing my charge, Annie. She returned recently from a week at overnight camp in Toccoa, Georgia and with her came...

But the fun started on the drive to World of Coke when the tire on my Mom’s 1996 station wagon blew out.

Diversion Tactics

- Thursday, August 5, 2010 - 5:56am

Today babysitter Lily, a 17-year old rising junior at Grady High School is weighing in on how she has kept her clientele occupied in these last days before school starts anew. Lily currently works for three different...

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Beat The Heat

- Tuesday, July 27, 2010 - 10:31am

We have been trying to beat the heat – best ways to do that so far have been to play Scrabble (inside!). We like to play on the REAL gameboard, not the online version that everyone is so hooked on. We have this cool...

Dawn Killenberg, part-time freelancer and full-time mom, savors the    fun and the exhaustion of summer vacation with her twins.

Week 3 of Summer Vacation

- Thursday, July 1, 2010 - 9:48am

What to do when a 12-year-old niece visits Atlanta from a small town in NC? Day 1: Phipp’s Plaza, Lenox Mall and Atlantic Station. My rationale was let’s get the shopping out of the way first. So, quick stops at...

Happy Memorial Day

A Magical Week

- Wednesday, May 26, 2010 - 10:31am

This is the magical week when alarms are not set, lunches are not made and kids get to sleep late before the summer schedule of camps and sports kick in.  This bucolic, lazy time lasts about 15 minutes, and somewhere...


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