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Tips to improve your slumber
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Sleep aids: Tips on improving your slumber

Monday, March 30, 2015

By Courtney Davis O’Leary


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Planting the Seed

By Holly Fisher   – Monday, March 30, 2015

A year ago, the Charleston Parks Conservancy opened Magnolia Park and Community Garden in West Ashley. About that same time, Leslie Wade joined the local nonprofit as its first community garden ...


Product recalls
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Product recalls

Associated Press  – Monday, March 30, 2015

Details on most recalls can be found at www.cpsc.gov and, for vehicles, at www.nhtsa.gov.


On a roll
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On a roll: Kids’ gyms aim to make fitness fun for kids and parents

Friday, March 27, 2015

By Erica Rodefer Winters


How to handle those tear-stained camp letters home
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Those tear-stained letters home: How to handle homesickness

By LISA A. FLAM Associated Press  – Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Attending overnight camp for the first time last summer, 10-year-old Lily Becker longed to be back home in Chicago. She missed her parents and sister, wondering what they were doing and wishing she ...


Advice from ‘America’s Worst Mom’
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Advice from ‘America’s Worst Mom’

By JANE E. BRODY New York Times News Service  – Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Lenore Skenazy, a New York City mother of two, earned the sobriquet “America’s Worst Mom” after reporting in a newspaper column that she’d allowed her younger son, then 9,


Tips on traveling while pregnant
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Jan Rydfors’ tips on traveling while pregnant.

By EMILY BRENNAN New York Times News Service  – Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Between babymoons and visiting far-flung family for baby showers, more and more women seem to be traveling during their pregnancies.


Product recalls
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Product recalls

Monday, March 23, 2015

Kraft Foods is recalling about 6.5 million boxes of original flavor Kraft Macaroni & Cheese because some of the boxes contain small pieces of metal.


Best dressed mama
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Local fashion blogger and mom Chassity Evans shares tips for updating the “mom uniform”

Friday, March 13, 2015

Nowadays the words “mom” and “fashion” never seem to coincide. Society’s expectations for mothers to be fashionable seemed to peak somewhere in the ‘50s and ...


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New Threads: Sewing gains popularity as a creative, social outlet

By Lauren Johnson  – Friday, March 13, 2015

At a long table lined with sewing machines and littered with fabric scraps, a half-dozen young ladies carefully piece together pinned garments, casually chatting over the hum of dancing needles, then ...


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A beginners' guide to yoga

By Erica Rodefer Winters  – Friday, March 13, 2015

When Eva Knox's three sons were all younger than 3 years old, she struggled to find time for herself. Sleep-deprived, exhausted, and recovering from postpartum depression, the North Charleston mom ...


Product recalls
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Product recalls

Associated Press  – Monday, March 9, 2015

Details on most recalls can be found at www.cpsc.gov and, for vehicles, at www.nhtsa.gov.


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CCSD students challenged to rename Kaleidoscope after-school program

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Kids, put on your thinking caps. The Charleston County School District is counting on its students’ creativity to come up with a new name and logo for its after-school program, now known as


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New Threads: Sewing gains popularity as a creative, social outlet

By Lauren Johnson  – Monday, March 2, 2015

At a long table lined with sewing machines and littered with fabric scraps, a half-dozen young ladies carefully piece together pinned garments, casually chatting over the hum of dancing needles, then ...


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