Brandon P

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The Ten Minutes that Changed My Distracted Life

“By offering to GIVE love, you are offering yourself a chance to BE loved.”<br>–Rachel Macy Stafford<p><i><br>Lately I’ve been receiving a lot of messages from</i> …

St. Patrick's Day Rhyming Game

Rhyming is an important piece of the literacy puzzle and kids love to rhyme so it’s an easy skill to work on while having fun. This rhyming game is …

10 EASY PRESCHOOL SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS - Kids Activities

• Rock Garden – Use a few household items to grow crystals on rocks. Let your kids add in their own ingredients to find out which help grow the …

Weekend Edition – A Classic Rainbow Connection Truck now on eBay…

Continuing on with the weekend edition here on the Hooniverse, where I highlight some of the banter between the staff. This particular truck was …

Body suit 'can lift 50kg in each hand'

Engineers in Italy have developed a wearable robot which they claim is the most sophisticated built in the world to date.<p>The "body extender" has been built by the Perceptual Robotics Laboratory (Percro) at Pisa's Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna.<p>The machine can enable users to lift up to 50kg in each …

Roku Introduces A New Entry-Level Streaming Stick For $49, Shipping In April

Streaming hardware startup Roku has spent the last several years building devices to make dumb TVs smarter, and unlocking a whole lot of over-the-top video content along the way. Today, the company is introducing a new version of its Streaming Stick that will be a lot more affordable at $49, as …

What Not to Do If Your Child Is Sick

A pediatrician mom explains why some classic health concerns may benefit from a wait-and-see approach.<p>One fact I've learned in my years as a doctor treating kids: Parents just want to do what is right. But defining what's "right" isn't always that simple. And this is especially true when it comes …

Talking to Toddlers So They Will Listen

<b>"As parents, we guide by our unspoken example. It is only when we're talking to them that our kids aren't listening." -Robert Brault</b><p>Listening has been a hot topic around here lately. Well, more specifically... not listening.<p>My son, in all his just-turned-3 glory, has been giving us a serious run …

Why Mama Needs to Be Alone

Mama needs to be alone now. Not for too long, just a couple of days. Really, you won't even notice that she is gone. OK, maybe you will. But really, it's for the best. You see, there are things mama likes to do that she just doesn't get to do anymore now that you are around, like, all the time.<p>Like …

Best Apps for Preschoolers

There's an overwhelming number of paid apps for kids to choose from, but which ones are worth shelling out for? Here are some fun and educational apps for 3- to 4-year-olds that'll give you the best bang for your buck -- and you won't feel guilty about letting your kid use them.<p>Toddlers will love …

The Epidemic of Stressed Parents Raising Stressed Kids: From Generation X to Generation Stress

It's Monday. Back to school, back to work, back to the hamster wheel. Pack the lunches, get one kid on the bus, the other ready for carpool, and make the early meeting on time. Get your daughter off her phone and on the bus. No time for breakfast yourself. Spilled coffee on your pants racing out …

Changing Schools Linked to Psychotic Symptoms for Some

Changing schools can be a wrenching experience for children, especially if they are leaving a school that is full of beloved friends and trusted teachers. Some kids, according to a new British study, even experience severe mental health symptoms, including psychotic symptoms like hallucinations and …

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What Happened When My 6-Year-Old Tried Giving Me My Own Advice

Layla, age 6, is obsessed with roller skating. She's been dying to find "her thing." Her cousins on both sides of the family are accomplished golfers and equestrians... and being the type A, competitive spark plug that she is, she's been longing to find a way to make her mark on the world.<p>"Mommy, …

How Safe is Your Baby's Sleep?

American Baby, in partnership with Safe Kids Worldwide, polled more than 4,500 new moms with babies 1 year old and younger to find out how they put their child to sleep. While nearly all told us they know the steps for reducing the risk of sleep-related infant death, too many disregard them. AB …

Let's Play The Titanfall Beta: Greg's Loadout - Episode 3 - IGN Video

Alfredo and Greg storm the battlefield while taking a closer look into Greg's favorite Titanfall weapons.