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Heart Healthy Menu for Valentine’s Day

Heather Neal - Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 11:49am

Happy Valentine’s Day! The widely celebrated and popular holiday has a surprisingly alluded history. Whatever its origins, today it is honored around the world as a day to be more kind and loving, especially to your...

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PBS Kids Wins Big at KidScreen Awards

Heather Neal - Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 4:46am

At last week’s Kidscreen Summit in New York, PBS’s kids programming came away with a lot of big wins! Best Animated Series 2013 Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Best Companion Website 2013 Dinosaur Train Best Companion...

The finished product: little airplanes sent via "Air Mail Express."

DIY Valentine: Air Mail Express

Heather Neal - Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 10:52am

As promised in the previous blog for Candy-free Valentine's, here is one more candy-free, fun treat for your kid's school valentine, "Air Mail Express" I really liked all of the treats illustrated in the previous blog,...

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Candy-Free Valentine's Day from Pinterest

Heather Neal - Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 8:14am

Valentine’s Day is on the way! Whether you’re getting treats together for your students, your kids’ classmates, or your neighbors, there are a lot of fun, candy-free options for letting your friends know you care about...

Upside Downton Abbey

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, February 4, 2013 - 8:17am

The folks at Sesame Street couldn't resist, a spoof of Downton Abbey with theme music and all. The segment is called Upside Downton Abbey. In the clip, an upside down Dowager Countess fusses with Mr. Carson on why...

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Wear Red Day and Resolutions to Protect Your Heart

Heather Neal - Friday, February 1, 2013 - 6:04am

Who's wearing red today? February 1, 2013 is Wear Red Day for the American Heart Association's focus on women's heart health. Every year in America, heart disease kills more women than all cancers combined. To raise...

The National Weather Service says that as a cold front passes through Georgia on Wednesday, numerous thunderstorms will develop.

Severe Weather Safety at Home

Heather Neal - Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 5:35am

Spring seems to be on it's way already with several unseasonably warm days. In Georgia, that means storms. Often, those storms can be severe, as we're seeing today. Today's storm has potential for tornadoes. In fact...

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Safe, Free Online Games for Kids' Math and Science

Heather Neal - Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 5:51am

Nationally, there is a big -- I mean HUGE -- push for STEM, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, education. By introducing the topics to children at an early age, we can give them a great head start for success...

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Meet the Braves in Caravan 2013

Heather Neal - Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 4:30am

After a great season and hard-fought loss on Sunday, the Falcons are out of the playoffs. Luckily the Atlanta Braves baseball season is just around the corner and Georgia team fans will have another team for which to...

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GPB Partners with Georgia Aquarium for a Wild Kratts scavenger hunt

Rachel Daniels - Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 7:33pm

Rachel Daniels and Lara Fawaz from Georgia Public Broadcasting headed to the Georgia Aquarium to host the a Wild Kratts Scavenger Hunt. Thanks to all those who participated and do not forget to watch the New Episode of...

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