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Dealing With Homework Blues

Dealing With Homework Blues

This is a re-post: Your kid’s homework regiment gettin’ you down? It seems as if school children today take home a considerable amount of homework and we parental types are more and more questioning how necessary their load truly is!  As “SDBM” I try to share tips to help parents save both time and money, so while this this post’s topic is a bit different, it still is on […]

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Win a Bedroom Makeover

Win a Bedroom Makeover

This post/bedroom makeover contest is brought to you by Close5, an app that provides a fun and safe way to locally buy and sell home goods, fashion accessories, and baby & kids items. According to Wikipedia, spring cleaning “refers to the yearly act of cleaning a house from top to bottom which would take place […]

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San Diego EarthFair 2015 – April 19

San Diego EarthFair 2015 – April 19

Planning some spring family fun on a budget?  Well, here is a free San Diego event for the entire family: The annual EarthFair in Balboa Park is the largest free annual environmental fair in the world, each year drawing around 60,000 visitors.  EarthFair will take place on Sunday, April 19 from 10am to 5pm. It will feature more than […]

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Minecraft – Food for Your Brain

Minecraft – Food for Your Brain

My 10 ten-year old son (and Minecraft enthusiast) wrote this fun blog post! Did you know that video games can be good for you? Some people are surprised to find out that Minecraft is actually beneficial for children for three main reasons: to educate yourself, solve problems, and practice cooperation. First of all, Minecraft is very […]

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Free Trip to Catalina on Your Birthday – 2015

Free Trip to Catalina on Your Birthday – 2015

Free Ride on Your Birthday Program If you live or are planning to visit Southern California and you are not aware of this birthday freebie, listen up! One of the coolest birthday freebie promotions out there involves an island, the Pacific Ocean, and loads of fun. The Catalina Express just announced that it is extending its Free Ride on Your Birthday […]

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