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Mealtime Magic; Making a Family Cookbook

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Family recipes are some of the most treasured pieces of personal heritage found in any home. From a favorite meal to award-winning desserts and even cooking techniques, the recipe collection is a prized heirloom worthy of sharing.

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Enriching Education: The Oxford Method Puts Emphasis on Diversity and Inclusion

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The pandemic changed how education was delivered for millions of students. While just about everyone was impacted, it has been especially difficult on minority students. According to McKinsey & Company, the disparities among student groups grew over the last year.

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Mealtime Magic: Cheesy Facts and Recipes

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It started in June,1937 as a way to sell excess milk in the warm summer months. Within two years, National Dairy Month had moo-ved into the public eye. Today it’s a full-blown celebration of all things dairy, with parades, festivals, and farm-inspired activities all around the U.S.

Movie Minute: Homecoming - Veterans, Wives and Mothers

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Producer Roxanne Captor released a short documentary film titled "Homecoming: Veterans, Wives and Mothers” which introduces us to women who have served in the American military.

Book Nook: Love is Blind

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Seventy percent of blind people in North America are unemployed. In 1960, fifty percent of blind people could read braille, now that number has dramatically dropped to only eight percent – finding a direct correlation between braille literacy and employment.

Music Minute: SaulPaul - Okay to be Differen

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SaulPaul, whose “infectious hip hop” ( New York Time s) has made him a rising star in the indie family music scene, is releasing an EP called Okay To Be Different.

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Book Nook: A Coat of Yellow Paint

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A COAT OF YELLOW PAINT is a collection of intimate and vulnerable essays from author and lifestyle writer Naomi Davis. In her book she shares her journey of infertility, ignoring parenting advice from strangers, making the right choices for you as a woman and mother, and so much more.

Music Minute: Raiders of the Lost Art

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Rock n’ Roll Scientist, Finbar O’ Hanlon opens the eyes of his YouTube audience to a whole new world of music; A world that allows for a deeper appreciation of exploring and showcasing the ‘Lost Art of Active Listening’ and Hi-Depth Audio.

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Book Nook: Great Books for Women

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Here's a round-up of great books for women from Mango Publishing! It’s Your Day: Inspirational Quotes and Affirmations to Live By Inspiration at your fingertips in minutes. June Cotner has been gathering her favorite quotes for more than two decades.

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Caring Causes: Welcome Baby USA

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Co-founders Juliet Fuisz and Sarah Steinhardt founded Welcome Baby USA with the mission of helping low-income moms and newborns with one package with all the items they’ll need for their newborn in the first four weeks of life.

Small Business vs. Enterprise - Business Picking Back Up

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Business is picking up and the data science team at Zenreach , the brick-and-mortar marketing experts, have some good news for small businesses.

Book Nook: A Goat Called Magic and Other Stories

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“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.”— Dr. Seuss, “I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!” Storybooks develop kids’ brains, provide a window into the world around them, and help them achieve more academically.

Enriching Education: 5 Best Programming Languages To Prepare Your Kids For Coding

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Description Living in this age of technology means having advancement in every field of life. To compete with the fast pace, it is important to be prepared with all the relevant knowledge in an upfront way in various fields. Advancement in the learning process is the main attention-grabbing topic.

Money Makers; Job Interview Tips from Job-Applications.com

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With more than half of American adults at least part way vaccinated, and the economy showing signs of recovery, Job-Applications.com is offering a broad range of detailed interview tips for job-seekers who are re-entering the workforce. As of Thursday, more than half -- 56 percent -- of U.S.

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Fun Freetime: Wolfwalker, Tiny World, Earth at Night, and More!

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Americorps Emergency Response Initiative

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There’s still time to apply and make an impact this summer with the Emergency Response Initiative! This could be the perfect opportunity to find your place in creating change in your community. Apply by May 19 at serveminnesota.org/emergency- response. This material comes from Motherhood Moment.

Going Green: TerraCycle and Serenity Kids

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Serenity Kids, the nation's fastest growing baby food brand, has partnered with international recycling leader , TerraCycle to introduce a free, national recycling program to give their baby food pouches a second life.

Book Nook: Tangled Up

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Each year, National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day ( May 7 ) seeks to raise awareness about the importance of children’s mental health in their overall development.

Mealtime Magic: Iced Coffee Using Steeped Coffee

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When the summer heats up, coffee lovers crave something a little less steamy and a little more refreshing. Iced coffee fits the bill perfectly. For some, that means driving to the nearest chain, dropping a bundle, and leaving quality to chance.

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Book Nook: Committed

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SHIFTING THE SCRIPT OF INSANITY By Paolina Milana My mom and my younger sister were both diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. From the age of about ten, my life and that of my family revolved around mental illness. In my early twenties, when my father died, I took on the role of primary caregiver.

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Money Makers: Lower Stress Jobs

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Balancing a career and the demands of parenthood can be stressful, especially during the pandemic. FlexJobs recently surveyed more than 1,100 parents with children 18 or younger living at home and found that 60% of respondents have experienced burnout in the past year.

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Book Nook: The Shell Collector

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Two years after her husband’s death, Amanda Whittier has two children to raise alone, an abandoned dream of starting a business, and a fixer-upper cottage by the sea. She has no room in her life for anything else and little interest in moving on after losing the only man she ever loved.

Area Attractions: Nashville Comedy Fest June 12-13

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The Nashville Comedy Festival makes its triumphant return next month after a year that has us longing for laughter. Billboard’s first-ever “Comedian of the Year” Sebastian Maniscalco kicks off Nashville Comedy Festival on Saturday, June 12 at Ryman Auditorium.

Parenting Pointers: - New Parents: 5 Tips to Stay Productive While Working From Home

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(Image: [link] ) Feeling overwhelmed from juggling a full taskload, a new baby, and working from home? Not only are you without the support of office staff right now, but you also aren’t able to separate work life from home life during this WFH period.

Shopping Savings: TheBeautySpy.com

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TheBeautySpy.com is a K-Beauty & J-Beauty online destination that uncovers the latest innovations and new beauty brands from around the globe.

Book Nook: Kill the Noise

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I recently had a chance to review Kill the Noise , written by Ryan Ries, co-founder of The Whosoevers movement. The book was written to help young adults who are surrounded by noise - not always audible noise, but noise from social media, expectations, bullying, relationships, and more.

Book Nook: Rainbows

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Jonathan spends much of his life walking; walking to discover new things, enjoy the beauty of the world and continue his thirst for discovery. Having spent thousands of hours on foot, it’s safe to say he’s also seen his fair share of rainbows.

Book Nook: Working Mom Blueprint

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In The Working Mom Blueprint : Winning at Parenting without Losing Yourself , Whitney Casares, MD, MPH, FAAP combines honest insights about her own challenges with professional expertise about children of working moms—they thrive!—to to create a reassuring guide to navigating modern motherhood.

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Music Minute: Dear Mom

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Just in time for Mother’s Day this weekend, top rated and always trending independent artist, DAX , just released his tribute song to his Mom, “ Dear Mom.” The song is 5 years in the making and started as a poem he wrote back in college.

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Consumer Critique: NYDJ

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I recently learned about NYDJ , which has a work-to-weekend wardrobe, denim for every day, and much more. NYDJ’s products are perfect for any Mother’s Day gift guide or roundup for the woman who deserves the world.

Consumer Critique: Mad Libs Reading Workbooks

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I love Mad Libs, and so do my kids. It's a sneaky way of reinforcing basic grammar concepts and reading, while giving kids a fun and humorous experience. They're expanding their series of supplemental educational workbooks with MAD LIBS Reading Workbooks for Grades 3 and 4, which I got to review.

Consumer Critique: Spray Erase

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As a teacher, dry erase markers are incredibly common - they don't create dust, they're easy for kids to read in the classroom, and it's easy to color-code notes.

Pet Pointers: Pets with Colleen Burns

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This material comes from Motherhood Moment. Thanks for reading!

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Contest: Weather Photographer of the Year

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AccuWeather School is back in session with more engaging and educational virtual lessons to help kids and interested adults learn more about the weather – and have fun doing so! Do you like taking pictures of the weather?

Healthy Habits: Stress

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An Excerpt From "The JOY of LIVING: How to Slay Stress and Be Happy" By Barry Shore the “Ambassador of Joy” _ The Problem: STRESS…Kills! Not directly. More like death by a thousand sighs. It’s insidious.

Music Minute: Paige King Johnson - She Holds This House Together

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Country music singer/songwriter Paige King Johnson has released a lyric video and music video for her latest single, “She Holds This House Together” written for her mom just in time for Mother’s Day.

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Music Minute: LIttle Miss Ann - 28 Days

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One of the leading artists in family music, Little Miss Ann releases her sixth album of original songs, 28 Days , which has already won a 2021 National Parenting Publications (NAPPA) Award. The songs are available from a variety of music sources.

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Movie Minute: Walking with Herb

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The uplifting, new film WALKING WITH HERB takes audiences on an 18-hole rollercoaster ride as one man discovers how the impossible can become possible through faith, family and second chances. and with the help of God’s motorcycle-riding messenger.

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4 Printable Mother’s Day Cards + Messages She’ll Love

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Celebrate Mother’s Day this year by putting a big smile on mom’s face with one of these four printable cards by FTD. Surprising her with a sweet message is the perfect way to express your love to the most important woman in your life.

Area Attractions: Good Vibrations Earthquake Exhibit at Wonder Works (and Teacher Appreciation Month) - Branson, Myrtle Beach, Orlando

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WonderWorks has an array of exhibits that help educate people about science, with the latest exhibit on earthquakes called Good Vibrations , opens May 28th. Good Vibrations will spotlight Tuckaleechee Caverns, and how they document seismic activity around the world. The new exhibit was a topic request from educators, so it seemed appropriate that they also name the exhibit. Teachers are invited to see this exhibit for free during WonderWorks Teacher Appreciation Month celebration.

Parenting Pointers: Dealing with Disappointment: A Guide for Raising Kids Who DON’T Fall Apart

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A lot of children today fall apart when they experience disappointing setbacks. Earning a low test score or losing the soccer game fills them with distress and despair. That’s bad news in our uncertain world. But in the pandemic era, our kids are doing worse than usual. They’ve been immersed in disappointment after missing a year’s worth of major milestones like going to prom, participating in sports or the school play, or celebrating graduations.

Enriching Education: Why Kids Should Learn Python Today

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There are several programming languages one can learn today and they vary in complexity, syntax and application, among other things. But if your kid is looking to start his / her coding journey, then learning Python is your best bet. A general purpose, high-level programming language, Python was conceived in the late 1980s by Guido van Rossum at Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) in the Netherlands as a successor to ABC programming language.

Parenting Pointers: National Clean Your Room Day

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When your physical and mental space is cluttered, stress takes over. May 10th is National Clean Your Room Day ; so now is the perfect time to declutter that messy room of yours! But wait, did you know that cleaning your physical space can also improve your overall mind-body wellness as well?