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Oh, Groupon, how I love thee.  Today I spent some much needed “girl” time with my daughter.  We had a rough week with school and work, so I thought I would seize this opportunity to be together.  After getting up and shaving our legs we headed to the local nail salon for a much-needed pedicure!  But first, I … Continue Reading...


We all know kids can sometimes copy what they see or hear, sometimes they copy things we don’t want them to.  However what if they copied something we wanted them to– like eating healthy foods!

Copy-Kids does just that, it displays happy children making healthy choices and this will for sure entice your littles to do the same.  I sat with my now 4 year-old son and watched Copy-Kids and he asked “Mama do we … Continue Reading...

Former Miss Venezuela Loses Her Battle to Breast Cancer

The former Miss Venezuela Eva Ekvall has lost her battle to breast cancer at the young age or 28.  Ekvall has been fighting breast cancer for two years– she found out she had breast cancer after giving birth to her daughter.  Ekvall’s battle has been closely watched by many Venezuelans, Ekvall wrote a book through the process “Fuera de Foco” which translates “Out of Focus”.


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What’s your kids’ cereal packing?

A new study by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) has discovered many children’s cereal pack more sugar than….. a TWINKIE!  With the growing number of childhood obesity the EWG decided to see if cereal makers were following government proposed guidelines.  The EWG however found that only one in four children’s cereals meets the government panel’s voluntary proposed guidelines, which recommend no more than 26 percent added sugar by weight (EWG, 2011).

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Sesame Street cares– Food For Thought

Sesame Street has always advocated for children’s growth and safety. Sesame Street is still making a difference everyday with children’s education, but they have added making sure children eat to their list of advocacy.  Sadly in the United States 1 in 6 Americans struggle with hunger.  Hunger is a growing epidemic and Sesame Street wants to educate viewers how to eat in troubling times.

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Giuliana Rancic makes a shocking announcement

Monday October 17th Giuliana Rancic of E! News and star of her own reality show Giuliana & Bill, went live on air to make a shocking announcement.  Many thought perhaps she was going to share news of a baby, since her reality show has chronicled her journey of trying to become a mother. Giuliana & Bill’s season finale left viewers wondering if their third attempt with in vitro fertilization would work.

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When is the last time you sanitized your cellphone?


After reading this you will want to make sure you do so TODAY.  Researches from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Queen Mary, University of London tested 390 samples from different cities and found:

  • Although 95 per cent of people said they washed their hands with soap where possible, 92 per cent of phones and 82 per cent of hands had bacteria on them.
  • 16 per cent of hands and 16
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