Winter Driving Dangers

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  Did you know that winter storms are the leading cause of weather-related car crash fatalities? Each year, more than 116,000 people in the U.S. are injured and more than 1,300 are killed while driving on snowy, slushy or icy pavement, according to the U.S. Dept. of Transportation. We know that family peace of mind is… Read more »

6 Ideas for End of the Year Teacher Gifts

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As the school year draws to a close we, as parents, are swamped with a million things to do and remember. Registration for the next year, end of the year parties, summer plans, end of spring sports activities, and beginning of summer sports activities. Oh and of course, purchasing a gift for your child’s teacher…. Read more »

Tennessee: Let’s Talk About Sex

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You may recall that recently here on the Life360 blog I reported the shocking news that research has shown that comprehensive sex education helps lower the teen pregnancy rate. As reported in that blog post it turns out states with comprehensive sex education have seen a major decrease in teenage pregnancy. “Mississippi, for instance, continues… Read more »

The Value of Volunteering

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For many of us with school-aged children, school fundraisers and volunteer opportunities are a lot more than just doing our part to help out the school. Some fundraisers that are put together for specific events can help children and their families cover the costs for otherwise unaffordable field trips, camps or other events. Yes, scholarships… Read more »