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The Most Important Thing To Pack When Traveling With Children...

03/01/2010

Categories Parenting

March Break is now upon us. Airports and popular destinations will be at their busiest, and you will be too if you're planning on taking off. Whether you?re a seasoned traveler or embarking on...

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Family Mediation...The Cost-Effective, Smarter Way

02/28/2010

Categories Parenting

Although Family Mediation is thought to be a new service it has been around for many years. As the Family courts become more and more unable to service the sheer volume of family cases; both...

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Listed by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

02/28/2010

Categories Parenting

My name is Kathy, and I am a list freak. In fact, if you read my column regularly, you?ll know that I?m Queen of the Bullet Point.

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These Are A Few of my Favourite Things by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

01/31/2010

Categories Parenting

The other day my daughter asked me how Valentine?s Day started. She?s in Grade 5 so starting to worry a little bit about the message she sends when she hands the boys (and the girls) in her class a...

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New Year, New Attitude by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

01/03/2010

Categories Parenting

It?s a new year, and while I?ve given up on making any formal resolutions (or ?lies? as I now call them) I have to admit that there is plenty of room for improvement in many aspects of my life

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Staying informed about the Flu: Resources for Parents

11/30/2009

Categories Parenting Health & Wellness

With so much information out there on the flu, it's critical that we as parents know where to turn for accurate information.

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Trying to Keep the Happy in Happy Holidays: Tips for the ?Supermom? by Funny Mommy Kathy Buckworth

11/30/2009

Categories Parenting

Christmas for Supermoms is when we really get to either strut our stuff, or work ourselves to a mental breakdown.

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How Many Times do I have to Tell You? By Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

10/31/2009

Categories Parenting

We all know that one of the basic skills children are expected to learn in school is how to count. In fact, as parents, we start teaching them this even before they hit the hallowed halls of...

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H1N1 Durham Region Vaccination clinics and Updates

10/31/2009

Categories Parenting

Links to Durham Region H1N1 vaccination clinic schedules and H1N1 symptom fact sheets for you and your family.

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Tweeter Me or Tweeter Dum?

09/30/2009

Categories Parenting

Are you on Twitter? Do you tweet, retweet, #followfriday and #trendtopics?

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H1N1 Durham Region Resources and Vaccination Clinics

09/25/2009

Categories Parenting

It's often difficult to know where to find the most current information about the H1N1 (Swine Flu) , so we've provided some resources and links for the Durham Region, including vaccination clinics.

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On September 8 kids aren't the only ones going back to school

09/04/2009

Categories Parenting

Get reading with the International Literacy Challenge.

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Text Appeal by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

09/03/2009

Categories Parenting

I've noticed more than one Mom skipping down the quiet streets of my neighbourhood lately, giddy in the anticipation of their kids heading off to school in just a few days.

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Keeping Your Kids Safe by Angela Fice

08/05/2009

Categories Parenting

I'm the mother of four children one of whom is a special needs child. Just like most Moms, keeping my children safe has always been one of my highest priorities. As they continue to grow up, I'm...

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Fun, Easy and Inexpensive Ways to Promote Literacy with your Preschooler

07/04/2009

Categories Parenting

Many preschoolers are not particularly fond of sitting down at the kitchen table to ‘work’ on their ABC’s, or complete activities in the myriad of books available to help your child get that...

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Mother's Day, My Way by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

05/04/2009

Categories Parenting

Most Moms know (or at least figure out eventually) that Mother?s Day is actually not about them, but about the kids.

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Moving on from Jazzercise by Tara Duff-Bergeron

05/04/2009

Categories Parenting

When you?re taking time out from the kids (and the dishes, the laundry, the banking, your job and the other million things you have to do) to exercise, you want to be sure you?re getting the best...

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Preserving memories with Maternity and Newborn Photography Sessions by Petra King

04/03/2009

Categories Parenting

Congratulations! Expecting a baby is one of the most exciting times in your life!

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So Stimulating by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

04/03/2009

Categories Parenting

Last week I walked into a store with my 10 year old daughter and she plonked down all of her birthday money for the Wii game ??Guitar Hero?. I am lead to believe by my four children that we...

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Little Kids with Big Problems by Dara Duff-Bergeron

04/03/2009

Categories Parenting

You can?t go long these days without hearing another study about the obesity epidemic in North America. Canadian and American adults and children are bigger than ever.

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