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Six Important Safety Tips To Keep Your Little One Safe Around Pools And Water

Knowing a few critical water safety tips can help ensure your children stay safe whenever they find themselves around pools. It’s no secret that pools and other bodies of water can prove a fun activity for children of all ages. However, for parents, spending time around pools can also be a stressful time. Being around water can mean an increased …

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Fuss-Free Summer Beauty Tips

To make the most of your carefree summer days (and nights), try this fuss-free beauty routine that is low on time and big on impact. Summer is an ideal time to embrace your natural beauty. A healthy, natural glow sans heavy makeup and pretty wind-tousled hair are the hallmark looks of summer. With these tips from the hair removal experts …

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Gwinnett Trails Added to National Trails System

In honor of National Trails Day, June 7, 2014, the U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Director of the National Park Service Jonathan B. Jarvis announced four trails in the Gwinnett County park system as national recreation trails. They also chose 15 other hiking and biking trails and two water trails around the U.S., adding 452 miles in …

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Building Bonds between Dads and Kids

For many adults, the times spent with their fathers are among their most treasured memories. However, today as many as one in three children in America live in a home where a biological father is not present. The reasons for paternal absence can vary. For example, fathers may stay distant from a child out of fear of being inadequate or …

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Is Your Grad Ready for the Real World?

22 Pieces of Advice You’ll Be Glad You Shared If your child is about to graduate college and officially enter the real world, you may be worried about his or her readiness. Here, parent and author Ben Carpenter shares 22 pieces of success-oriented advice to pass on to your child. Hoboken, NJ (April 2014)—You’ve fretted about your child’s future from …

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Parks and Recreations Gets Grant to Support Nutrition Program

Today the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners accepted a grant from the National Recreation and Park Association in the amount of $26,200 and in-kind training materials valued at $10,000 for Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation to use in its nutrition education and out-of-school time programming. The funding comes from a partnership between NRPA and the Walmart Foundation and supports NRPA’s …

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