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CAUSES

There are many causes deserving of time, money, and attention. This is where we talk about them.


 

Super Peer Doesn’t Wear a Cape

Social media has spawned the rise of Peer Pressure 2.0. As parents we need to make sure our kids don’t rely too heavily upon it for validation. (That goes for us, too.)

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The Life You Save May Be Your Own: It’s #NationalPetDay

It’s #NationalPetDay, and if ever the world needed more unconditional love, it’s now. Adopt a pet and spread some happiness.

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That State Farm Ad That Made You Cry

This isn’t an ad about an ad. This is an open appreciation to State Farm for using their platform to promote positive action. Good neighbor, indeed.

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Connection Comes First (Then Do Whatever You Want)

As part of our collaboration with Responsibility.org, we take a look at the importance of connection, between parents and children, and society as a whole.

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On Being Broken & the Gift of Giving: Camp Kesem

Bestselling author Kelly Corrigan on being broken and what we do with it—plus some great fundraising news for Camp Kesem!

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A dark night, a loud party, a big bottle of … cough syrup? Let’s Stop Medicine Abuse

October is National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month. One in 30 teens abuse over-the-counter medicine, so if you don’t know what dextromethorphan (DXM) is, read on to learn about it.

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Cultivating Conversations with Children: Repeat and Repeat

Having the “big conversations” with your kids may be easier if you build up to them—one word at a time. Talk early to kids about alcohol . . . and everything. We’re all better for it.

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We Watch the Olympics for the Stories

Perhaps nothing showcases the spirit of the Olympics more than Team Refugees.

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Live Unlimited for MDA

“In lieu of flowers, gifts in memory of Barbara Coatsworth can be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association. “Barbara was a proud and dedicated member of the MDA team for 22 years and the contributions in her memory will assist the Association’s various service programs for children and adults affected by muscle diseases. We know that Barbara would be grateful.”…

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Help Teens Put on the B.R.A.K.E.S.

NHRA drag racing star Doug Herbert is the founder of B.R.A.K.E.S., an organization committed to helping young drivers become more conscientious and confident in their driving abilities.

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