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Party Planning made simple with online help

Wracking your brain for what to do for your next big bash? From the invitations and decorations to the cake and party favors, party planning parents in Central Pennsylvania are turning to the online world for help from a website dedicated to sharing—Pinterest...

Sleepovers: Some things haven’t gone high-tech

Get out your sleeping bags, your pillow and your favorite pajamas. Grab the remote control, some movies and pop the popcorn.

What parents should know before a day on the water

What parents should know before a day on the water

When the days are hot and humid, it’s hard to beat time on the water. Here's a look at some safety tips for families and local places to rent kayaks, canoes and more...

Is there a stranger in your garden?

Summer is the time when we’re reminded of nature’s best: blooming flowers, local strawberries and the return of hummingbirds.

Take a sweet drive this month

It can be hot. It can be cold. It can come in a box or it can come in a bag. Sometimes it’s square, sometime it’s round. Sometimes it’s filled, sometimes it’s hollow. It can be a powder or a solid. But it is always gobbled up! Did you know that eating a small, 1.6-ounce bar of dark chocolate every day is good for you...

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Archive »Travel

Road trip readiness: Accidents happen

Road trip readiness: Accidents happen

The Smith family was halfway through their return trip from vacation, when the unthinkable happened: their car crashed...

Celebrate National Parks Month with these great sites

Celebrate National Parks Month with these great sites

Technically, Pennsylvania has no National Parks. But it does have a multitude of National Historical Sites and Battlefields...

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Archive »Summer Camp

Tips for packing for summer camp

Tips for packing for summer camp

As you pack and prepare to send your child off to camp, here are some general guidelines that I have learned— after sending two children to camps for more than six years...

Kids get outdoors and go cold turkey from technology

Kids get outdoors and go cold turkey from technology

Technology. In many ways, it has made the world a better place. But it’s also become somewhat of an addiction for adults and children alike...

4 secrets to a great experience

Many kids will adapt immediately to camp, while others will have a more difficult time. There are things you can do as a family to make the transition smoother...

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Archive »Birthday Parties

Well-planned parties make great memories

When it comes to children’s birthday parties, the event may only last a day, but the memories last a lifetime. Whether you’re high-style or low-budget, there are many ways to plan your child’s next bash...

Party Planning made simple with online help

Wracking your brain for what to do for your next big bash? From the invitations and decorations to the cake and party favors, party planning parents in Central Pennsylvania are turning to the online world for help from a website dedicated to sharing—Pinterest...

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Archive »Movie Reviews

We Bought a Zoo

We Bought a Zoo

I haven’t read the book by Benjamin Mee on which this movie is based, so I did a little research to see how the stories measure up. The movie is at times funny, sad, hopeful and inspiring, but I think the real story would have made for a more interesting film. In the movie, Benjamin (played by Matt Damon) is an adrenaline-junkie newspaper reporter who loses his wife Katherine (Stephanie Szostak in flashbacks) to cancer and grows restless trying to raise his two kids...

Rise of the Guardians

Rise of the Guardians

You know those cute holiday icons like Santa Clause, the Tooth Fairy, Easter Bunny, Sandman and Jack Frost? Well, you won't find them in this movie...

Pitch Perfect

Pitch Perfect

I always have to remind myself that Anna Kendrick is crowding 30 years old (well, if you count 27 as crowding 30), because she looks so young...

The Pirates! Band of Misfits

The Pirates! Band of Misfits

In some ways, I’d like to give The Pirates! Band of Misfits two ratings: one for creativity and one for kid appeal. While I’m all for weaving science into any family movie, I’m not sure little ones will grab onto the concepts of Charles Darwin. Also, a few scenes might be disturbing to kids, like the main character nearly getting his head cut off with a cleaver, a pet bird...

 
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