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School Lunch Choices Now May Make For Healthier Adults

Packing your child’s school lunch can be quick and easy with all the pre-packaged food options, but what are they doing to your child’s health?

08/24/2011

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Public Vs. Private College: The Bottom Line

Though many students would prefer to procrastinate as long as possible, ultimately that May 1st deadline will come and a decision must be made. When it comes down to the choice between two or three schools, however, the decision can become very difficult.

08/22/2011

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Back To School: Free Homework Help Resources

Oftentimes, parents are more excited when fall rolls around and school reopens than children, but going back to school also means going back to helping with homework.

08/22/2011

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Public Vs. Private College: The Experience

The cost may be the most blatant difference between attending a public or private university, but what if the cost turns out to be the same after financial aid? This is when many students are left wondering what each type of school can offer, and whether one is worth more than the other.

08/19/2011

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Back-To-School: A Guide To Dorm Shopping

Most people wouldn’t get excited about moving into a tiny room with a stranger alongside hundreds of 18 year olds. For any soon-to-be college freshman, however, receiving a roommate and dorm assignment is the thrilling moment when college becomes real.

08/18/2011

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Public Vs. Private College: The Cost

Often the first decision in the college application process is whether to go to a public or private college. So what to choose? Public or private? The answer isn’t as simple as the question.

08/17/2011

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How To Pick The Right Backpack

For 7-year-old Ethan Haug, picking out a new backpack for school is easy.

08/03/2011

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Back to School: Then and Now

Going back to school is the same as it’s always been. Only the details are different. Kids are still kids.

07/15/2011

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Thinking Outside the (Lunch) Box

Making lunch for our kids can be frustrating, especially if they don’t eat it. Here are a few tips to help them eat healthy.

07/14/2011

European Union Promotes Child Nutrition

Green Living for the School Year

Going back to school is a time for change. Here are some ways to change our habits and help the planet this school year.

07/13/2011

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This Year’s Coolest Back-to-School Gear

Kids want the coolest gear for going back to school. Here’s what should be making it into shopping carts this summer.

07/13/2011

Second Hand Boutique Store Sees Boom In Business Despite Recession

Frugal Fashion: Back to School on a Budget

Deciding on a school outfit is a tough decision. This is how to look like a million bucks while spending a lot less.

07/13/2011

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Smartphone Apps for Parents and their Students

Every student needs help with school sometimes, and these apps might just be the answer.

07/13/2011