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Learn About Butterflies Day – Infographic

March 14, 2015 Living

Today is “Learn About Butterflies Day” so I had to find a fun infographic for this week that was about butterflies. I love this animated one with 42 butterflies of North America that is animated! Amazing work by Tabletop Whale on this creation! I actually came across another wonderful infographic about butterflies that I encourage […]

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INFOGRAPHIC: Get a College Degree Without Breaking the Bank

January 10, 2015 Living

There has been a lot of talk about college in the last couple of days with President Obama’s idea for free community college. I am for that idea and think it would benefit a great many students. Since that plan is not in place yet I found this week’s infographic which talks about getting a […]

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Rock ‘N Learn 10 DVD Math & Science Collection Deal and Giveaway

December 4, 2014 Reviews & Giveaways

In my email I get a lot offers to review various items. I say no to a great majority of them, but then there are those that stand out. Today Rock ‘N Learn jumped out at me. Why? Because as a former homeschooler and a parent who supplemented education during the time that my son […]

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National School Backpack Awareness Day and a Tablet That Can Replace a Laptop

September 17, 2014 Living

Today is National School Backpack Awareness Day created by the American Occupational Therapy Association. This is actually an important topic as, according to the US Consumer Product Safety Commission, there were more than 22,000 people treated for backpack related injuries in the US last year. That figure included 8,500 children between the ages of 5 […]

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Technology In Education

August 28, 2014 Tech

Recently Microsoft and Parade Magazine asked me to participate on a panel about technology in education (disclosure – I was compensated for my time). Education has always been a high priority for me as a parent and technology has played a big part in my son’s education. I was honored to be a part of […]

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