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Win a Soaring Eagle Waterpark Getaway

08/29/14

Win a Soaring Eagle Waterpark Getaway

One lucky family can receive an overnight stay in Mount Pleasant, plus passes to the waterpark. Enter to win by Sept. 30, 2014.

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September Fairs & Festivals in Southeast Michigan

08/29/14

September Fairs & Festivals in Southeast Michigan

Break in the school month the fun way and get your family together for these 2014 fall festivals in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.

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Float Baby 'Spa' Offers Relaxing Pool Paradise for Babies

08/29/14

Float Baby 'Spa' Offers Relaxing Pool Paradise for Babies

Infants chill in calm waters, literally, at a Houston business complete with gentle massage for wee ones. Is it over-the-top pampering or actually beneficial?

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Bacon Recipes for Every Meal

08/29/14

Bacon Recipes for Every Meal

From Kraft's bacon breakfast cupcakes to bacon-wrapped meatloaf, there are tons of ways to incorporate bacon into everything from breakfast to dessert. Try one of these recipes in honor of International Bacon Day!

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Back-to-School Lunch Notes Craft Project

08/28/14

Back-to-School Lunch Notes Craft Project

Add an extra dash of love to your child's midday meal away from home with a customized little letter, complete with a top-class loose-leaf paper spin.

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CannaMoms Fight to Legalize Medical Marijuana for Kids

08/27/14

CannaMoms Fight to Legalize Medical Marijuana for Kids

Three moms of severely sick children want to change Florida law to treat their kids with cannabis. Opponents worry about lack of research and possible dangers.

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Tips and Advice for Buying Glasses Online for Kids

08/26/14

Tips and Advice for Buying Glasses Online for Kids

Ever considered purchasing eyeglasses on the Internet for your child? A local optometrist offers insight into the process – and what to be cautious of.

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Dick & Jane Baking Company Offers Smart After-School Snacks

08/26/14

Dick & Jane Baking Company Offers Smart After-School Snacks

A mom and dad team from Troy, Michigan teamed up to create wholesome, delicious cookies that teach kids state capitals, language, presidents and more.

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Fruit Kiddy Cocktail Recipes from The Bird and The Bread

08/26/14

Fruit Kiddy Cocktail Recipes from The Bird and The Bread

Want to add a layer of fancy, not to mention healthy, to your kids' next snack or after-dinner dessert? Try these three recipes from the Birmingham restaurant.

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Craft Roundup: Fabric Based Projects for Back-to-School Fun

08/26/14

Craft Roundup: Fabric Based Projects for Back-to-School Fun

Make some locker pencil cup holders, a seat belt cover, V-neck sweater vest and drawstring sleeping bag case to get kids excited about September.

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