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Georgia Schools Closed Due to Snow

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 2:00am

Some students and teachers had to spend the night at school on Tuesday because their school buses couldn’t make it through the slippery and backed up roads. Many school systems are making sure that won’t happen today...

Five Party Ideas to Celebrate New Year’s With the Family

Heather Neal - Friday, December 27, 2013 - 6:36am

This very happy “Happy New Year!” card from Sesame Workshop got me thinking. Why not have a Happy New Year party that my kid can enjoy, too? At only five years old, time has little meaning outside the bounds of “a...

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4 Ways to Use the Cranberry Sauce You Forgot to Serve

Heather Neal - Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 11:41am

It’s as much a part of our holiday tradition as eating turkey. After seeing several Facebook statuses (stati?) about it and having the same conversation over and over with friends, I knew I was far from alone. At this...

Books Your Kids Want to Read Over the Holidays

Heather Neal - Monday, November 25, 2013 - 5:29am

Kati Gardner told us about the merits of NaNoWriMo and is back to share her insights for books your kids will want to read over the holidays. Kati is an aspiring author, former middle school teacher, and book previewer...

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10 Common Sense Halloween Safety Tips

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 2:00am

Going trick or treating with the kids on Halloween night is the highlight of the holiday. Here are 10 common sense tips to help everyone keep safe. 1.) Go at a set time for a determined period of time. Typical hours are...

Homelamb is Sesame Street's Latest Parody

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 12:09pm

The folks at Sesame Street have done it yet again: produced another adorable parody of a popular show. This time they are lampooning the Showtime hit "Homeland' with "Homelamb." In the parody, sheep agents are Caaa-rrie...

Curious George Halloween Special

Heather Neal - Friday, October 25, 2013 - 6:27am

It’s George’s first Halloween in the country, and Bill tells him and Allie about the Legend of No Noggin -- a spooky tale about a hat-kicking scarecrow who haunts the countryside on Halloween. But is the legend really...

VIDEO: Best Reaction to a Son's Report Card Ever

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 10:24am

This is probably the most emotional response to a child’s report card in the history of parents reacting to report cards. And I mean that in a good way! Check out the video “The Day I Passed Math” below created by Aria...

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National Public Lands Day

Heather Neal - Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 10:24am

September 28, 2013 is the 20th anniversary of National Public Lands Day. This means that 1) admission/ parking fees to Public Lands, like national forests, are waived and 2) we have a chance to give back to the forests...

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September 11th A Day to Remember and Serve

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - 5:47am

You can honor the 9/11 victims through acts of service.

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

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