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Get the Family Together with Rituals and Routines

JLP Staff | Monday, September 12, 2016

As we and our kids get older, grow up, evolve our interests, and change in varied ways, it can feel like tough work keeping the family together. Rituals and routines can...

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How to Keep your Kids Busy this Summer

JLP Staff | Wednesday, July 13, 2016

There are so many fun ways to keep you and your kids engaged and busy. From exploring local activities to playing in your own backyard, there is something for every perso...

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8 Family Friendly Board Games You Can Play With Your Grandkids

JLP Staff | Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Are your grandkids constantly glued to tablets, smartphones, and televisions? Why not pry them away from their devices to enjoy some old-fashioned fun?

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National Day of Unplugging

JLP Staff | Friday, March 4, 2016

The first Friday in March is National Day of Unplugging. Unplug unwind, relax and do things other than using today’s technology.

Originally posted in: Family

Super Bowl 2016 Recipes!

Joan Lunden | Saturday, February 6, 2016

It's that time of year again, Super Bowl Sunday is this weekend and I want to share some of my personal favorite Super Bowl snacks to make for my family.

Originally posted in: Food & Home
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Holiday Craft Idea: Homemade Snow Globes

JLP Staff | Monday, December 21, 2015

One of the great things about the holiday season is all of the potential opportunities to express your creativity. Try making these home made snow globes!

Originally posted in: Family
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The Perfect Father's Day Gift

Joan Lunden | Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Still trying to figure out what to get dad for Father's Day this Sunday? How about giving him the gift of time spent together.

Originally posted in: Family
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Tomorrow is Election Day and I’m taking my children with me to Vote... are you?

Joan Lunden | Sunday, November 4, 2012

Election Day only comes around every four years and it is one the best opportunities to teach our children about the importance of playing an active role in our democracy...

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A Family Staycation Instead of a Vacation!

Joan Lunden | Monday, September 12, 2011

My husband and I discussed a lot of vacation possibilities for our family over the long Labor Day weekend.

Originally posted in: Family
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Help Someone Stay Warm Today

Joan Lunden | Wednesday, February 16, 2011

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