Math games using Common Core Standards

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Summer is here and we are in full summer mode! Tons of time hanging out by the pool and hanging out with friends every day. BUT part of me, like many parents, starts worrying about the dreaded summer slide. So many kids fall behind in reading and math. My kids read all the time, they ...

Download AlphaBetty Saga And Flex Your Brain Muscles

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This post brought to you by King Digital Entertainment. The content and opinions expressed below are that of this mama loves. Have you ever heard of the summer learning slide? This is a phenomenon that takes place among school age children over their summer vacation. Studies have shown these kids will lose a portion of the ...

Star Stable Game Is A Horse Lovers Dream

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If you are a parent of a young girl, you know how difficult it can be to provide her with positive role models. I am not talking about the people who surround her, but from other sources around her. Our kids are just inundated with negative images from the television, their friends, social media and ...

Removing email attachments after they send?

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Unsend It, LLC for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever accidentally sent the wrong attachment in an email? Or sent an email to the wrong person, at the wrong time? Or realized after you hit send you had a typo, used the ...

How To Avoid Summer Learning Loss

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There is a part of me that is glad to have the kids home for the summer. Being a kid at heart, I love hanging out with the kids. I have been known to get on the trampoline, play freeze tag or take a run down the slip-n-slide! What I hate is how much knowledge ...

Crayola DJ Music App for Kids

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Do you have a child who absolutely loves music, everything about music?  I do.  My daughter and son are both crazy about playing music, writing songs, and want to learn about creating music.  Crayola DJ from Legacy Games is an exciting new app that lets your child be the DJ! Crayola DJ from Legacy Games Children are able to ...

Feeling Secure With a Wi-Fi Baby Monitor

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As a parent I think we've all had many moments where we wish we could see what was going on in the other room, have eyes in the backs of our heads, or be more than one place at a time.  I know with three little boys in the house I would never get anything ...

How to Stay Connected With Family When Miles Separate You

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My Gram was one of my favorite people growing up. My sister and I would have sleep over parties at her house at least once a month. Gram taught me to put on make-up, introduced me to diet soda and made the best chocolate cake you have ever tasted. When I grew up and moved ...

4 Reasons to get Surface 3 for Students

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I was talking to a friend recently about what it was like when we were in high school. If we had to write a paper that required us to research a subject, we had to dig through a stack of books in the library. If you had to type up said report, you had to ...

4 Fun Ways to Skype

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If you have a computer or mobile device, you have probably heard of Skype. This free and easy software application has connected people with one another all over the world. In addition to making calls with other people, you can also instant message and share files. This is the perfect application to use for both ...