Dec 22 2011

Final Christmas Preperations

When you Make a Difference..

Watch how an act of kindess can spread amongst people. CBS News

TSA Chorus (yes, you heard it right) sings holiday songs at LAX. LA Times

 

Don't beat yourself up over a cookie or two. Indulgence is fun for a reason, and a day or two of binging won't have you looking like Mrs. Claus. 

 

Your Holiday Cookie Survival Guide. SHINE FROM YAHOO!

7 Cost-Saving Tips for Christmas Dinner. SHINE FROM YAHOO!

Stocking stuffers have to be one of the most overlooked aspects of holiday giving, and it makes sense why.

5 Super Stocking Stuffers for Under $10. SHINE FROM YAHOO!

Ways to Give a Gift Without Spending a Dime. SHINE FROM YAHOO!

Barbie to Boba Fett: The Top 11 Toys of All Time. YAHOO! NEWS

Just in time for Christmas, build a 1967 Mustang from scratch. LA TIMES

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Dec 21 2011

Almost Christmas

Make our easy and delicious fudge wreath this season! It's the K-LOVE Scott and Kelli Blog | The official Scott and Kelli blog for K-LOVE Radio, listen online at KLOVE.com.

Oct 19 2011

Have You Seen The Sign?

I was at a restaurant the other day after church and noticed I could not read the score of the football game, but my son rattled it off like it was nothing.  I then realized that I am getting old, and that I need glasses.  What has made you say, "I am getting old?" Share your story here or on Facebook

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Oct 18 2011

Times Have Changed

Dalton, 8 year old, called to talk about being bullied.

It's unfortunate that our children will get bullied at school, whether it's about their appearance or dress, their academic ability or hobbies, a disability or just the fact that they're the new kids in town. Here are things parents can do to strengthen their children before the bullying starts, convince them to tell parents if a verbal or physical attack occurs, and keep them safe. 

Start early. Does your child understand the difference between thinking, feeling and action?

Develop a sense of self. A sense of self isn't about children feeling good all the time or getting a trophy for showing up to every soccer game. It's teaching a child to have core sense of sturdiness so her sense of who she is isn't defined by the whim of her peers.

Encourage courageous behavior. Bullying flourishes in school communities when most of the community stays silent while the bullies attack.

Look in the mirror. Become aware of your own behavior, because your children will copy you.

Read full article here. Bully-proofing your kids from CNN.com

StopBullying.gov is a great resource to help understand and stop bullying.

Bullying is different now than it was when I was going up.  Hope this helps!

 

More stories...

Minding your manners used to be a pretty straightforward directive, like, "Finish your vegetables" or "Take out the trash," but times are changing -- most notably, with the addition of mobile technology and social networks, according to Peggy Post, etiquette guru Emily Post's great-granddaughter. Etiquette for a digital world CBS News

 

iPhone owners presented with the sci-fi dream of a computer that talks back in a robotic female voice, the temptation to test the app's more random -- and existential -- sides has been pretty overwhelming, too. Snide, sassy Siri has plenty to say. CNN.com

 

Falling bonuses could not be coming at a worse time for investment bankers: It is going to make it that much harder to buy a $75,000 yurt for Christmas. For Christmas at Neiman Marcus; a $75,000 yurt MSNBC

 

12 ways to eat healthy for $1 Shine from YAHOO!

 

 

 

 

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Oct 18 2011

Technology and Kids

Are we introducing technology to our children too early? Share your thoughts here or on Facebook.

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Jul 01 2010

How to Save Money Raising A Family

Ellie Kay, America's Family Financial Advisor is our guest today, and she has some great advise on how to save a lot of money when it comes to raising your kids.  You can find out more by visiting www.elliekay.com

What have you found that works for your family???

Listen to Ellie Kay below:

Ellie Kay segment 1

Ellie Kay segment 2

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Jun 30 2010

8 Home Remedies for Summer's Common Problems

Got a sunburn? Swimmer's Ear? Insect Bite? You may have the remedy for that problem right in your home! Check this out: http://www.rd.com/home-garden/8-home-remedies-for-summers-common-problems/article179750.html. Got any home remedies that have worked for you? Tell us about it!

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Jun 30 2010

Welcome Natalie Grant to the show!

Natalie Grant is our guest on the show this afternoon! Got any comments for her? Share 'em here!

Missed the interview? Listen to it online

Learn more about Natalie Grant's Home Foundation, which is dedicated to the eradication of human trafficking here: http://www.thehomefoundation.net/



 

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