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Family Thankful Tree

Heather Neal - Monday, November 19, 2012 - 4:05am

This is a craft we’re doing at our house over Thanksgiving break. It will get us out of the house and into nature (hooray!), enable us to spend quality time together talking, and work on letter recognition and motor...

DIY Thankful Cards

Heather Neal - Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 7:36am

This adorable, simple project from PBS Parents is a great way to teach children that Thanksgiving is about more than a supremely delicious 3,000 calorie (on average) meal. Odds are you have everything you need for the...

The Flu is No Joke

Nancy Zintak - Friday, November 9, 2012 - 6:11am

So a blonde walks into a doctor's office and says, "Doc, I'm horribly sick!" The doctor looks at her and asks, "Flu?" "No, I drove here.” I can tell this joke because I was an authentic blonde for many years-check my...

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Your State Parks Day Reminds Us That Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites Provide Great Family Getaways

Mandy Wilson - Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 12:37pm

Georgia is known for its incredible state park system, and recently GPB took part in “Your State Parks Day.” The statewide event was sponsored by the Friends of Georgia State Parks...

Dentists Behind Halloween Candy Buy Back Program

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 7:35am

Here's a way to get rid of your excess Halloween candy and contribute to a good cause at the same time. It's through a Halloween Candy Buy Back program held by local dentists. How it works is that local dentists...

Halloween Safety 2012

Heather Neal - Monday, October 29, 2012 - 7:54am

Halloween 2012 is on Wednesday, October 31. We love all things autumnal, but I have to tell you I intensely dislike it when Halloween falls on a weekday. Every single parent in town is dashing like mad to get home...

Make your own Wild Kratt's costumes from PBS Parents

Wild Kratts DIY Halloween Costume

Heather Neal - Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 5:06am

I told you before that I really enjoy crafting my kid's Halloween costume. This year, we're going with the hand-me-down costume that's been in the closet for at least 2 years now (it's taken a while for my 4-year-old...

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Support Georgia's Kids with Books

Heather Neal - Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 11:41am

It's time for GPB Radio's Support Drive and, as usual, there are some great thank you gifts in return for your donation. They're often souvenirs of some of your favorite programming or GPB merchandise to let your...

Free Buddy costume pattern from PBS Parents

DIY Halloween Costumes

Heather Neal - Monday, October 15, 2012 - 7:14am

While you can find just about any PBS Kids costume out there for purchase, those can get pricey and now it may be too late to order them to arrive in time for your Fall Festivities. The alternative – if you can’t find...

Five Favorite Halloween Foods and Fun from Pinterest

Heather Neal - Friday, October 12, 2012 - 9:30am

Fall is our favorite time of year at our house! My "Fall" pinboard is almost as crowded as my "Favorite Recipes" pinboard, which, take my word for it, is a busy place. It was a challenge to pick my top 5 favorites to...


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