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Can Your Tech Make Parenting Easier? Appsolutely!

Can Your Tech Make Parenting Easier? Appsolutely!

Can Your Tech Make Parenting Easier? Appsolutely!

The lot of a parent has never been a walk in the park (although, ironically, it tends to involve at least some walking in the park. Nonetheless, raising a child in the 21st century brings its own unique challenges that our parents simply didn’t have to encounter, or at least encountered in different ways, when they were raising us. Today’s parents face a unique set of challenged, whether it’s the declining standards in food marketed at children resulting in record levels of child obesity, or the proliferation of online predators. Parents must walk a difficult line between being protective and

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Family Travel Mistakes You Don’t Want To Make

Family Travel Mistakes You Don’t Want To Make

First mistake: Forgetting the kids!  (image) With summer fast approaching, you will no doubt be planning your annual family vacation. Woohoo! What could possibly go wrong? Everything, especially if you don’t take the mistakes mentioned in this article into account. To maintain those healthy family relationships you are trying to build, you need to avoid the following. Otherwise, it will be a very difficult holiday for all of you. Mistake #1: Not letting your kids in on the planning You don’t want your kids planning every aspect of your vacation – you will only end up at the theme park

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6 Simple Tips That Will Turn You into a Online Shopping Expert

6 Simple Tips That Will Turn You into a Online Shopping Expert

Although online retailers are there to make money, you want to keep as much of your hard-earned money as you can. Online shopping is a great opportunity for you to score great deals without ever having to leave your home. Here are a few ways to get the most from every online purchase. 1. Look at a Few Buyers Guides Buyers guides and reviews from previous buyers can help you get a baseline price for an item. You can also learn more about the range of prices for a product and the best time to purchase it. Some guides will

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Disasters That Could Be Damaging Your Home

Disasters That Could Be Damaging Your Home

Whether you have a stylish apartment in the city, a historic brownstone, or sprawling ranch in the country, the picture that we have of our homes in our head is of a safe and comfortable haven.  However, in reality, they can be some of the most problematic places around. In fact, there may be a nasty home disaster just waiting to happen that could damage your home and reduce its market value, not to mention making a less than desirable environment for you to spend your time. Read on for a guide on the most common issues, as well as

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Send Your Broadband into Warp Speed

Send Your Broadband into Warp Speed

One of the biggest frustrations for internet users these days is that their broadband simply doesn’t run quick enough for their liking. While improvements are constantly being made, some people still suffer from an internet connection that still seems to run at a snail’s pace. Photo Credit While you may be looking for answers to specific questions like why is download speed so slow, here we are going to talk in general terms about how you can quicken up your broadband. On your marks, get set, go! Test Your Speed First and foremost, you need to see what you are

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