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Mom's Moment: Gift Yourself, You Deserve It

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You’ve seen it on social media, the news, and websites- happy National Breastfeeding Month! Yes, August is dedicated to spreading breastfeeding awareness; however, if you’re a nursing mom (like myself), you already know there are plenty of benefits. So, …how to celebrate?

I can go on and on about breastfeeding...

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Mom's Moment: Motherhood- Beautifully Tiring

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Dear fellow breastfeeding mother,

You’re probably reading this at 2am. Or maybe it’s 4 in the morning. Truth is, you’ve lost track of time…you’re always up. You’re exhausted. You just want to sleep. And you feel like no one- especially your husband- understands. But as cliché as it sounds, savor this time.

I know it’s hard. I’ve been there. Twice. And I wish every day I could go back to those sleepless nights snuggling my newborn. Holding his little body on my rocker playing Pandora or singing softly. (He’s the only person who ever liked my...

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How To Boost Your Child’s IQ

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The school year has begun and the time of homework and class projects are among us. The time has come to refocus on your kid’s schoolwork and how they are excelling in the classroom. We spoke to CEO of MindSpree, Keith Rezendes to get quick tips on boosting your child’s IQ and when to know your child is struggling in school.

AF: What are some signs parents should look out for that indicates a tutor is needed in a specific subject for their child?

KR:  First, when kids are struggling in school, they either ignore talking about that class; it could be the subject, the teacher, the...

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10 Things to do This Weekend in Phoenix: Family Edition

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Summer is over but that doesn’t mean the fun is. Make sure the whole family has a blast this weekend, August 19 through August 21, with activities including go-cart racing, face painting and flashlight tours.

 

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10 Things to Do in Phoenix: Family Edition

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Make this weekend special for the whole family with three days of exciting activities around the Valley. Bowl for free on National Bowling Day, learn more about elephants at the Phoenix Zoo or enjoy a musical this weekend, August 12 through 14.

 

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