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Family-Friendly Vehicles

Finding a vehicle that will meet the needs of your family will depend on a number of factors. Every family is unique regarding size, lifestyles, and priorities. The amount of time you plan to keep the vehicle and the price you can afford to pay will also play a role in the best choice for your driving needs. Keeping the Little Ones Safe with
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Properly Approaching Your Kids About Drugs

It’s obviously very important that we talk to young people about drug abuse and addiction, but what is the best way to go about that? Parents and teachers everywhere would love to think that they can tell kids to just say no to drugs and alcohol, but it’s never that simple. Young people will be curious about drugs and alcohol, and they may even
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5 Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Garden

Maintaining a garden of any size and keeping it healthy all year round is a big job. So big, in fact, that it can start to feel overwhelming. Thankfully, as long as you start with strong fundamentals for growth and have a certain amount of dedication, you’ll be able to create and then ensure the proliferation of a truly amazing garden. 1. Tools Chefs
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A charming hotel in Paris or the Cote d’Azur for the whole family

A trip to Paris or the Cote d’Azur is something everyone should experience. There are many activities for the whole family to enjoy in these unique destinations. Here are some reasons why you should consider staying in Paris or the Cote d’Azur for your next holiday: The art and architecture of Paris Paris is home to the Louvre and has countless examples of old
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After School Child Care

After school programs can be a great way for kids to explore their interests. It provides them with a sense of independence while still maintaining a safe, nurturing atmosphere. Often, when parents have to work longer than their child is in school, the child ends up sitting around at home with little guided activity. Left to their own devices, many children end up spending
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Ideas for a Great Girls’ Weekend Away

A weekend away with the girls can be just what the doctor ordered after a stressful or busy period. Keeping it simple is usually best to allow for extreme amounts of relaxation and quality girl-talk. Whether your preference is a good book or a busy planned schedule, here are a few ideas to get the most out of your downtime away with the girls.
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How to Spend Less Time Cleaning and More Time with Your Family

Housework is a massive time drain. Nobody likes scrubbing the bathroom or vacuuming the carpets. It’s boring and can often feel like a pointless exercise if the room looks like a disaster zone within ten minutes of you packing your cleaning equipment away. Unfortunately cleaning is not something we should avoid doing. People who never clean their house end up living in squalor surrounded
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Easy Ways to Make Your Backyard More Liveable

It’s easy for people to go on and on about their outdoor rooms and backyard kitchens when they have yards that are the right size and were properly designed for such modern conveniences. Yours, unfortunately, is far from your favourite thing about the house, but here’s the good news: it doesn’t take a lot of work to turn your yard into a place you
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Looking for free mobile apps to use for sat nav?

The average smartphone today takes on a lot of responsibilities, ranging from calculations, to acting as the daily alarm clock. In recent years, they have gradually started taking the place of traditional car sat navs as more people use free apps downloadable on smartphones to find their way to their destinations.  We take a look at some of the best free apps; ones that
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Tips for encouraging your kids’ interest in sports

Sport is good for kids, and not only from a health and fitness point of view. As well as the health benefits of exercise, sport is excellent in teaching life skills such as communication, planning, and organization. Sport teaches children about relationships, teamwork, how to conduct themselves in victory, and how to handle disappointment when they lose. Plus, there is an educational perspective as
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