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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...

GPB will provide books to children across the state.

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...

A Sing-Along for Nutrition

Heather Neal - Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 8:44am

The folks over at SUDIA, Southeast United Dairy Industry Association, put together a very catchy sing along about milk. You are hereby forewarned that this tune is quite catchy and easy to remember. (There is a strong...

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Healthy and Kid-Friendly Meal Plan

Heather Neal - Monday, October 1, 2012 - 11:34am

Most of the time, it seems unnecessarily difficult to feed my family a healthy meal on a weeknight. Like a lot of families, my husband and I both work full-time outside of the home. It means that we have very limited...

Your FREE Georgia State Parks Day 2012

Heather Neal - Friday, September 21, 2012 - 9:58am

This weekend is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy our beautiful state. Fall is breezing into Georgia. Our friends in north Georgia are beginning to see some fall colors already. It's the perfect time of year...

PBS Parents has a user-friendly Bookfinder online!

Bookfinder for Kids Books

Heather Neal - Friday, September 21, 2012 - 4:24am

Where do you go for a trusted source on recommending books for your children? I rely heavily on the advice of my friends. If Kati or Jen tell me about a book, there is a strong-to-definite possibility that I will go...


All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by C. Parks Catering.

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