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29 Great Books To Give At Graduation

29 Great Books To Give At Graduation

I tried to think about where I have looked over the years to help us when we were frustrated or upset, or just needing a few pointers. When it comes to parenting, here are 8 of my favorite go-to best books for parenting teens.

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Have Fun On Cinco de Mayo With Teens

Have Fun On Cinco de Mayo With Teens

Cinco de Mayo means fifth of May. It is important for one area of Mexico, and has become a fun American tradition to celebrate. Here is information about the holiday and many ways we can celebrate Cinco de Mayo with teens.

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Best Ideas for Travel Graduation Gifts

Best Ideas for Travel Graduation Gifts

Travel Graduation Gifts Travel is on the brain for many graduates - high school or college. High School graduates are looking forward to senior trips and travel abroad when they get to college. College graduates may need to travel for work. Both groups may need new...

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When You Have An 18 Year Old

When You Have An 18 Year Old

Do you have a college freshman? A teen who is turning 18? Get ready for things to change in more ways than one. Your parental rights are about gone when you have an 18 year old!

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8 Best Books for Parenting Teens

8 Best Books for Parenting Teens

I tried to think about where I have looked over the years to help us when we were frustrated or upset, or just needing a few pointers. When it comes to parenting, here are 8 of my favorite go-to best books for parenting teens.

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More than 25 Best High School Graduation Gifts

More than 25 Best High School Graduation Gifts

Here is a list of the best high school graduation gifts that I put together with some help from recent grads! Best High School Graduation Gifts Are you wondering what to give to the graduate in your life? Whether you are searching for graduation gifts for college...

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Gift Guide for a Teen’s Easter Basket

Gift Guide for a Teen’s Easter Basket

We need to remember that our teens still like to have fun and have something to look forward to. These gifts are all fun and/or useful. Let’s make Easter a fun holiday to look forward to with this gift guide for a teen’s Easter basket!

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75 Best Sports Movies for Teens

75 Best Sports Movies for Teens

Movies are a great way to enjoy sports! There are so many motivating moments, life lessons, and coming of age sports movies. Here are the best sports movies for teens. Many of these movies are also wonderful for families, kids and grandkids. I told my boys that I was...

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Bible Verses For Moms of High School Seniors

Bible Verses For Moms of High School Seniors

I have collected what I consider to be the 8 best Bible verses for moms of high school seniors for this post. As our seniors approach the end of their time in high school, they have so many balls in the air. We, as moms, are there to support, encourage, commiserate, and witness this joyful time in their lives.

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30+ Best Gifts for Men In Your Life

30+ Best Gifts for Men In Your Life

Men can be notoriously difficult to shop for. But, I am here to say, if you have someone to shop for, I have done your research for you! Have fun looking over the best gifts for men that can be found!

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90+ High-Paying Career Alternatives to College

90+ High-Paying Career Alternatives to College

Alternatives to College: Why Skip College? Not everyone goes to college. Not everyone needs to go to college. But what are the alternatives to college? Will my child be able to support themselves without a college degree? The answer is a resounding "yes!" Read Mel and...

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