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Ask A Philadelphia Expert: Your Top Homemade Dog Treat Recipe

Dog owners are a magical breed, indeed. They always reward their furry companions with only the best that life has to offer. Chef Jennifer Kirby has two scrumptious, homemade treat recipes that are sure to get your pal’s tail waggin’.

05/22/2015

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Study: Pets Could Help Lower Social Anxiety In Children With Autism

Researchers from Purdue University found that when children with autism were exposed to companion animals, their stress levels dropped.

05/21/2015

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Local Memorial Day Parades

Celebrate Memorial Day at these local parades.

05/15/2015

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5 Tips To Get Your Pet Ready For Summer

Help your pet enjoy the Summer by preparing them with these five tips.

05/12/2015

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America’s Top 5 Must-Visit Aquariums

Want to explore the ocean’s depths while staying on dry land? Visit 5 of the most must-visit aquariums in the U.S. according to Sy Montgomery, author of, “The Soul Of An Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into The Wonder Of Consciousness.”

05/12/2015

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CDC Report Sheds New Data On What Time Of Day Most Babies Are Born

The CDC says it examined 2013 birth certificate data from the National Vital Statistics System (NVSS), which encompasses 90% of U.S. births.

05/08/2015

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Consumers Plan To Spend More On Mom This Mother’s Day

According to the National Retail Federation, consumers are expected to spend more than $21 billion for Mother’s Day.

05/05/2015

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Top Spots For The Whole Family To Do Arts & Crafts In Philadelphia

Arts and crafts are a superb way to unlock spectacular worlds of wonder and beauty that you and your children can explore together. Here are five places in and around Philadelphia where you can experience this extraordinary bonding magic.

05/01/2015

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Study: Smiley Faces, Prizes Encourage Kids To Make Healthier Food Choices

Kids might not like eating healthy, but here’s two things they do like: prizes and smiley faces.

04/29/2015

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5 Ways To Celebrate Mom Outdoors With The Whole Family

Get outside and celebrate Mother’s Day with these fun activities the whole family can do together.

04/28/2015

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Study: Most Kids Are Using Smartphones And Tablets By The Time They’re 2 Years Old

Babies are now swiping and scrolling on tablets and smartphones before they can walk.

04/27/2015

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NJ Company Recalls Dog Bones Over Salmonella Concerns

TFH Publications Inc./Nylabone Products, of Neptune, says the recall applies to its 1.69 oz. packages of Puppy Starter Kit dog chews.

04/27/2015

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3 DIY Jewelry Organizers For Mother’s Day Gifts To Make Mom’s Life Easier

Get creative this Mother’s Day with these three easy DIY jewelry organizer ideas.

04/26/2015

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Local Mom-Turned-Author: Have The ‘Tech Talk’ Before The ‘Sex Talk’

In the digital age, kids are signed up for cell phone plans and social media accounts before they hit puberty. Local mom-turned-author Jenn Cannon says her book acts as a guide to help kids navigate the high-tech tools.

04/24/2015

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YMCAs Across The Country Host Program To Help Prevent The ‘Summer Slide’

The American Academy of Pediatrics just released a study that claims kids are not only vulnerable to forgetting what they learned in school, but also to weight gain.

04/23/2015