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What Parents Get Wrong About Raising Girls

By David Robinson

  We hear it over and over that the fastest way to get ahead is to go for broke. However, Saujani explains that we raise our daughters to stay away from hazards and disappointment.  From the time they are born, they’re  taught to avoid taking risks. Girls are urged to play it safe and look for jobs […]

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Who is my second cousin Once Removed, Anyway?

By David Robinson

Second Cousin Once Removed What does “second cousin once removed” really mean, anyway? Maybe, if we knew the answer; we might stop killing each other because of our race. I mean, we’re really more closely related than we think. Let jump in and find out! Have you have ever wondered how you are technically related […]

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6 Things Really Great Dads Never Do

By David Robinson

  There is no way to be a perfect dad, but there are a million ways to be a really great one. Despite the fact that there is no road map for being a successful dad there are many, many things you can do to make a big difference in your child’s life. I know it sometimes […]

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How to Make Spaghetti Sauce From Scratch, The Complete Beginner’s Guide

By David Robinson

What’s for Dinner? This Wednesday I’m going to tell you a short story about how I learned to make a spaghetti sauce my whole family thinks is delicious; then I’ll give you an excellent, simple recipe—-how to make spaghetti sauce from scratch—-. What are the kids going to eat tonight for dinner? When Nikki and […]

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Sex, Selfies and How Social Media Effects Teen Girls

By David Robinson

  It used to take hard work to become famous. That was before the arrival of Youtube and social media. Now apps like Snapchat, Whisper, and Kik Messenger make it possible for kids to have all sorts of things going on without their parent’s knowledge. What do these apps do? These are Social media apps that let […]

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Many States May End Daylight Savings Time, Do You Live in One?

By David Robinson

If our elected leaders ever decide to end daylight savings time; I’ll be as happy as a clam at high tide. My ears perked up when I heard some States are considering permanently ending daylight savings time. Elected officials in 10 states have proposed legislation that would opt their states out of daylight saving time including Florida, […]

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Unbelievable Leap Year Babies, No One Believes Their Age

By David Robinson

Leap year babies have hassles most of us can only dream about; what day to celebrate your birthday on during non-leap years is only one of them. Some parents think it’s so bad that they don’t want their baby to be born on leap day. As soon as Noel Ziegler learned in July 2007 that she was […]

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The New Plan to Eliminate Hoverboard Fires

By David Robinson

Recently, several safety experts and this blog warned families about the dangers of hoverboard fires. Hoverboards are the hot, new toy all the kids and quite a few adults want to own. They are a little too hot as it turns out. There have been several Hoverboard fires since this recently developed toy came out. As I mentioned […]

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Toy Maker’s Confidential Data About Thousands of Kids Exposed.

By David Robinson

Large Toy Maker’s Data is Hacked Christmas is almost here again. It’s time to get the kiddies Christmas lists from them and prepare to become Santa Claus for a night. If you haven’t already started, it’s time to start buying those Christmas #toys. Speaking of Christmas toys did you hear the latest news about educational […]

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Exposed! Youngsters With Class or How Class Looks… Teenagers

By David Robinson

Wow! Have they grown. Where did the time go?  Malia and Sasha are now 17 and 14 years old. They have an incredible future ahead of them. Can’t wait to see how it turns out   “I believe that they dress for their age, they dress in a way that for me is fashionable and […]

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