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Why All Kids Need Recess

Reading, writing, 'rithmetic... and recess? According to experts, recess isn't a perk--it's a necessary part of the schoolday. Find out why more kids are losing their recess access
Posted 2/27/2013  12:00:00 PM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 39 comments   63,970 views
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Confession: Parenting is Hard (Even for the Experts)

Nobody's perfect at anything--so why expect yourself to be a "perfect" parent? Here's a lesson in giving yourself a break.
Posted 10/10/2012  6:00:00 PM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 13 comments   10,879 views
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Tips to Help Young Athletes Eat Healthy

Use these tips and ideas to help your young athlete make smart snacking choices.
Posted 10/8/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 4 comments   11,167 views
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Helping Your Kids Cope with Back-to-School Exhaustion

Starting new routines and learning new skills can make kids cranky and downright tired. Here are five ways to help your kids adjust to a new school year.
Posted 9/25/2012  10:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 7 comments   19,411 views
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