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12 Ways to Cope While You’re Going Through the Heartbreak of a Divorce

Divorce is painful, stressful, and overwhelming. Here, author Avalon Brandt offers advice on how to manage your emotions, make peace with the past, and reconnect with yourself. Baltimore, MD (July 2014)—Going through a divorce is one of the most difficult things you’ll ever have to do. Your dream of marital bliss is now a nightmare. read more »

Tips for Simple Summer Travel Savings

Tips for Simple Summer Travel Savings (Family Features) Whether you’re traveling solo, with friends, or with the entire family, there are ways to get where you’re going and enjoy your time there without spending your life savings. One of the easiest ways to save on summer travel is to take advantage of free websites and read more »

The Financially Sane Vacation: 15 Ways to Cut Costs (and Add Joy) to Your Summer Trip

The expensive vacations your family typically takes rarely leave you feeling as happy as you’d hoped, and they put a terrible squeeze on your bank account. For the sake of your fulfillment and your finances, you’re willing to try to cut expenses this year…but where to start? Here, nationally recognized financial adviser Donna Skeels Cygan read more »

Four Fun Family Days Out

Spending time together as a family is difficult when everybody leads such busy lives. Even if you manage to squeeze in some valuable household family time, it’s still tricky to fit grandparents, cousins, aunties and uncles into the equation. Setting aside time in your busy schedule it important, even if you have to squeeze it read more »

Summer Activities for Kids

BALTIMORE, MD — Come summertime, kids are always looking for something fun, lucrative, or rewarding to do. After all, there are only so many TV reruns to watch and video games to play before their cries of “I’m bored!” begin. With summer just around the corner, parents still have time to encourage their kids to read more »

Daily Deals in Your Home Town – Why Haven’t You Joined Groupon Yet?

Groupon has been around for awhile, and proves to still be one of the best programs online for finding deals in your area. Simply enter your zip code and you will be shown all the special for that day. Most are 50 – 90% off. You can’t beat that! Hurry and sign up today – read more »

5 Tips About Summer Camp Sexual Abuse

1. Start Young When teaching your child the names of body parts, use the proper terms for penis, scrotum, vagina and anus. The use of euphemisms can jeopardize your child’s credibility should they someday need to report abuse. Explain that these parts of their body are very private, and that no one should be touching read more »