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Susan Rodenbur

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Why Holiday Traditions Are Great For Kids

Holiday Traditions
Ask anyone to name the family holiday traditions they remember as kids or they currently partake in and you will get an instant response filled with love, joy, and unmistakable gratitude. I was fortunate to grow up in a small town close to both sets of grandparents, so every holiday was spent with family. I still carry many of...

Wearable Safety Devices For Kids

wearable safety devices
Of course, all parents want to keep their kids safe. What is not so easy to agree on, is how to accomplish the task. We know that there are different parenting styles, and some that we may not fully accept, such as free-range parenting. However, with all the strong opinions aside, it is our children’s safety that we all...

5 Best Family Winter Vacations

winter family vacations
Family winter vacations give you endless possibilities that will please even the pickiest member of your family. Whether you want to indulge in the sun and sand or frolic in piles of fresh snow, these locales will delight the entire family.It is hard to believe that it is already that time to start planning your winter vacation, but the...

Join with Megabus.com in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

As many of you may already know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This annual campaign is held every October with the goal of increasing awareness of this terrible disease that remains the 2nd leading cause of death among women.To bring awareness to breast cancer, many local, state, and national events are held across the country and worldwide. I...

Getting The Nutrients You Need While Expecting

Pregnancy is filled with excitement and uncertainty. It feels like you are always searching for useful information on pregnancy, so you subscribe to magazines, search for websites, buy books, and ask your friends and family for advice.You want to make sure that you are doing everything correctly, and you worry about every detail. Am I getting enough nutrients? What...

It’s All About The Pumpkin

The Pumpkin
As the season of Fall approaches, it seems like the pumpkin goes hand in hand with this time of year, along with the holidays of Thanksgiving and Halloween. We look forward to cooler weather, warmer clothes, Fall getaways,  and that oh so delicious pumpkin latte or warm bowl of homemade oatmeal.  It seems like just about everywhere you look,...

RV Travel Tips For Beginners

 RV travel is great for families. With all the hectic schedules everyone tries to keep these days, it makes sense to slow down a bit and catch your breath. Not only will you get to unplug and reconnect with your family, but RV vacations also give you the flexibility and freedom to come and go as you please. Now that...

Family Road Trip : San Francisco to Santa Barbara California

family road trip from San Francisco to Santa Barbara California
Ah, the family road trip. I have taken my fair share of plenty a family road trip, and I have to admit that although I didn’t always appreciate them at the time; they indeed hold an honorable place among my greatest childhood memories.My brother and I were always relegated to the back seat where we often drew an imaginary...

Tips For Visiting The Grand Canyon With Kids

Visiting the Grand Canyon with kids can be an amazing family vacation with enough options to make everyone happy. I remember traveling to different places as a kid that I thought were annoying and boring (yes, I thought the Grand Canyon was boring). However, when I look back at my experiences today, I feel blessed to have been given...

Top Slow Cookers 2016

best slow cookers
Slow Cookers have come a long ways since I got one as a wedding gift nearly 25 years ago, and they are as popular as they have ever been. Check out this delicious recipe for crock pot chicken soup or these no-peel applesauce recipes.Slow cookers are now available as programmable or just go the manual route if that suits you...

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