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Creative Lunch Box Ideas for Kids
September 7, 2011 – 2:10 pm | 9 Comments
Creative Lunch Box Ideas for Kids

by Mina Frannea
Although school cafeteria lunches at our local elementary school are somewhat healthier than in the past, my goal this year is to send lunch from home about 90% of the time. This way, …

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Backpack Safety – Is Your Child’s Backpack too Heavy?
September 1, 2011 – 8:05 am | One Comment
Backpack Safety – Is Your Child’s Backpack too Heavy?

It is generally agreed that no more than 10% of a child’s body weight when they are pre-teens should be loaded into the pack. As they become older the weight can increase to no more than 15% of their body weight. You want to put the heaviest weight at the bottom of the backpack and it’s a pretty good idea, especially with younger children to clean out their packs every one or two days as you will be amazed at what you might find that has gone missing or is unnecessarily adding to the weight of the backpack.

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Dining on the Ringling Brothers Pie Car – a Visual Feast
July 29, 2011 – 7:41 am | No Comment
Dining on the Ringling Brothers Pie Car – a Visual Feast

While we waited for the food to be prepared, we were able to visit with several members of the circus, including Andre McClain, America’s Favorite Cowboy and his fiance Danielle Diamboli, who is a dancer and a snake charmer originally from Brazil. They are pictured here with Maggie. We also met George Caceres of The Flying Caceres. He is a third generation performer and trapeze artist.

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Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson: Ambassador of Magic and Wonderment
July 11, 2011 – 2:50 pm | No Comment
Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson: Ambassador of Magic and Wonderment

Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson: Ambassador of Magic and Wonderment
Recently, I had an opportunity to talk to Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey (RBBB) Ringmaster, Johnathan Lee Iverson, and his wife Priscilla, a classically trained dancer from …

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