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Successfully Plan Your Holiday Escape

Millions of travelers take to the roads, rails and sky in the days surrounding major holidays. While a large percentage of people travel miles and miles to visit with friends and family members these times of year, others use days off from school and work as prime times for vacations. Holiday excursions can be exciting, but they may require some extra planning and patience. Larger crowds at airports and more cars on the roads can

Categories: Holidays and Travel.

How Families Can Cut Screen Time

No matter where you look, screens are everywhere. The proliferation of easily portable tablets and smartphones means many people, adults and children alike, are never too far from the nearest screen. While that accessibility has dramatically changed the way many people live their lives, excessive exposure to screen time can produce a host of unwanted side effects. Steven Gortmaker, a professor of the practice of health sociology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public

Categories: Advice, Healthy, Organize, and School.