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(Family Features) A day in the classroom, playing out on the field after school, and completing homework at night requires the right foods to fuel such activities. But unhealthy choices lurk around every corner, making the task of getting kids to eat a balanced and healthful diet a daunting one.

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Sunday 08/31/2014
The Art of Barbequing
Updated: September 01, 2014 - 1:36 am

(Family Features) Americans love barbequing. There's something great about inviting friends and family over, firing up the grill, sitting back and eating a juicy burger with veggies in the backyard.

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A Cool Way to Cool Down
Posted: August 31, 2014

(Family Features) While some enjoy basking in the sun's warm rays, others are trying to beat the heat. Here's a refreshing idea to cool you down.

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Embrace the Outdoors With Your Canine Companion
Updated: September 01, 2014 - 1:36 am

(Family Features) Spending a little too much time indoors these days? If you're feeling cooped up, then there's no doubt that your canine companion is feeling it as well.

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Top of the Class
Updated: September 01, 2014 - 1:36 am

(Family Features) For many parents, the back to school season means running from store to store in search of everything the kids need for a successful academic year. Use this special guide, which includes everything from on-trend footwear to portable chargers that power devices, to outfit your star pupils in style.

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Thursday 08/28/2014
Family-Friendly Programming Storms The Weather Channel
Updated: August 29, 2014 - 1:34 am

(NewsUSA) - If you are a parent, you are probably well aware of how difficult it is to find quality family-friendly programming on TV. You know, shows that don't force you to keep your finger hovering over the remote "just in case."

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Monday 08/25/2014
Making Music Part of Daily Life Can Benefit Kids
Updated: August 26, 2014 - 1:32 am

(StatePoint) While most schools offer a baseline level of music education, many programs are limited and sometimes classroom instruments can be scarce. Exposure to music, however, offers people of all ages a number of benefits - from reduced stress to improved coordination and academic outcomes. There are many things families can do to enrich their musical lives. September is National Piano Month, so here are some fun ways to make more music together.

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Taking the High Road to Scotland
Updated: August 26, 2014 - 1:32 am

(NewsUSA) - "Braveheart" or "Brigadoon"?

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Sunday 08/24/2014
Create a Winning Fantasy Football League
Updated: August 25, 2014 - 1:32 am

(Family Features) If the idea of spending Sunday afternoon on the couch has you excited for the upcoming fantasy football season — you’re not alone. In fact, the Fantasy Sports Trade Association reports that in America and Canada, more than 41 million people participated in some form of fantasy sports in 2014.

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