A Pumpkin Pie Recipe With Gingersnap Crust? Sounds Perfect!

By Your Teen Magazine Originally published at yourteenmag.com   Whether you make this gingersnap pumpkin pie recipe for Thanksgiving or another holiday gathering, you’re sure to get lots of raves. Let us know what time you’ll be serving the dessert. We’ll bring our forks. Courtesy of Food Networks Kitchens. MAKING PUMPKIN PIE WITH GINGERSNAP CRUST Ingredients
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Thanksgiving Charity: Passing On The Philanthropic Hat

By Beth Wain Brandon Originally published at yourteenmag.com Philanthropy has been a way of life for generations in my family. My father grew up in a struggling family in Brooklyn, NY where his father was a member of the Kiblitcher Society, a fraternal benevolent organization of men who came from Kiblitch, Russia. When one family
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Why You Should Consider Creating A Teen Driving Contract

By Your Teen Magazine Originally published at yourteenmag.com   TIPS FOR A PARENT TEEN DRIVING CONTRACT Your teenager has just gotten their driver’s permit and you want to make sure that your teen will be a safe and competent driver. That means taking the appropriate steps— including a great driver’s ed class, following your state’s graduated
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12 Sites To Support You On Your Path to Morning Self-Care

By Lorena Reynoso-Singh   Is Self-Care In The Morning Not Working For You? For those of you that find mornings too difficult to carve out that time for yourself and have found it later in the day, wonderful!  It is 100%, hands down, exponentially better to have that time, then not. I encourage you to continue
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20 Reasons Why Making Art Is A Powerful Form of Self-Care for Parents

By Lorena Reynoso-Singh Life can be so serious for us as parents. While receiving the invaluable gift of taking care of another little person is beautiful, fulfilling and eye opening beyond compare, the weight of how mistakes can create life altering consequences, is real. One Small Choice= Big Consequences Amidst an emergency, did you bring your
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Decisions, Decisions – Which College Do You Choose?

This looming question that is facing parents of high school students dominates a large percentage of their thinking space. As the choices of desirable educational institutions are many, and family budgets strain under the prospective costs, what can parents do to ensure that they are guiding their college bound teen to make a wise choice
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What Will Non-Self Care Cost You?

By Lorena Reynoso-Singh We’ve all been there! You’re doing your best to prioritize your self-care and have a string of days or even weeks under your belt of better sleep, eating, exercise or maybe even journaling and you feel amazing… only to have it interrupted by an important/ urgent “something” that derails you? The beautiful momentum that was
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How A Small Bracelet Gave Me BIG Self Care Results In The ER!

By Lorena Reynoso-Singh Emergency! Last week I found myself in the ER with my 7 year old son. He hit his head on concrete while playing, hard enough to draw blood. Things moved pretty quickly as I pulled him into the car and drove to the nearest hospital emergency room. Pretending Not to Be Freaked
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10 Ways to Commit To Your Self-Care

By Lorena Reynoso-Singh – If making time for your self-care is a challenge and pretty much a hit or miss occurrence, remember that a priceless experience awaits you once you’ve made self-care a habit that can help to get you back on track when you’ve strayed. The truth is, even though self-care feels good when we
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Progressive Parenting

Your children’s safety and whereabouts remain a #1 concern on your daily to-do list. Progressive parents striving to ensure their children’s safety during unfamiliar times are encouraged to be more aware of their children’s habits, routines and locations.  Family1st.io is here to help parents navigate the terrain of raising children in a mobile society. Instead
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