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Back to School: Pack a Lunch

JLP Staff | Thursday, August 25, 2016

Here are 5 reasons to pack a lunch and 5 well rounded lunches to get you started!

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5 Items You Need for Childproofing Your Home

JLP Staff | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

There are a few essential products for childproofing your home that are inexpensive, easy to use, and will save you a lot of trouble (not to mention a few boo-boos)

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Preparing to Be an Empty Nester

JLP Staff | Sunday, August 14, 2016

So as the youngest is about to leave home for their next adventure, they are not the only one entering new phases. You as a parent could also be experiencing some mixed e...

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Questions You Need to Ask Before Hiring a Nanny This Summer

JLP Staff | Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Nannies give your children personal care and attention in the familiar surroundings of your home. Asking these questions will help you find the perfect nanny.

Originally posted in: Family
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JLP Staff | Tuesday, May 10, 2016

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Your Children and Extracurriculars: 5 Tips

JLP Staff | Friday, April 22, 2016

Whether your child is interested in dance, karate, art, music, sports, or some other activity, you can nurture this interest and encourage your child to spread his or her...

Originally posted in: Family
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4 Tips on How to Juggle Your Student Athletes Busy Schedule

JLP Staff | Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Being a student athlete is not easy. If you're a parent, these tips will show you how to help your student athletes thrive both in class and on the field.

Originally posted in: Family
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5 Spring Break Trip Tips for the Concerned Parent

JLP Staff | Monday, March 14, 2016

Spring Break is an institution among high school and college kids. As a parent, you want to protect your kids while still allowing them a reasonable degree of autonomy. I...

Originally posted in: Family
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National Day of Unplugging

JLP Staff | Friday, March 4, 2016

The first Friday in March is National Day of Unplugging. Unplug unwind, relax and do things other than using today’s technology.

Originally posted in: Family
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Too Much of a Good Thing: Social Media Impacts on Teens

JLP Staff | Monday, February 29, 2016

All things are best taken in moderation, but overusing smartphones and mobile technology is too much of a good thing that can actually harm a teenager's health.

Originally posted in: Family
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