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Teach Your Child To Ride A Bicycle Without Training Wheels

We all have memories of learning to ride a bicycle. We couldn't wait to get those training wheels off and although it took some skinned knees and hands, we were off and riding down the street on two wheels! As many parents re-teach this art form to their kids, a suggestion that you're better to...
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Readers Of Harry Potter Appear To Be More Tolerant

J.K. Rowling never could've imagined how her stories of Harry Potter would change the world. According to a study conducted by researchers kids who read Harry Potter hold more accepting views toward marginalized groups. The team looked at three groups of kids, the first were 5th graders, the second...
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New Year Countdown For Kids

Now that Christmas has past, we focus on celebrating the start of a new year! But for little ones (and even many adults) staying up to midnight conflicts with their 8:30 bedtime. For the fourth year in a row, Netflix is bringing back its NYE on-demand countdowns so kids can celebrate the most...
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WATCH: 5-Year-Old Boy Tries to Warn Local Police About The Grinch Stealing Christmas

It can be traumatic to watch How The Grinch Stole Christmas , right? There are points in the movie where you get worried that the Grinch may ACTUALLY be able to steal Christmas. For five-year-old TyLon Pittman, of Byram, Mississippi, this was true earlier this month. He became so worried while...
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Kids Focused Better When Dressed As Their Favorite Superhero

Parents who let their children express themselves can rest easy that they are on the right track. When it comes to kids wearing their favorite superhero costume, it pays off with a child that is better focused, says scientist. Call the "Batman Effect", a study found that children were better at...
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The "Rule Of 4" May Be The Best Way To Stay On A Gift-Giving Budget

A recent survey found the average American will spend $906 on Christmas gifts this season . That's a lot of money and when it comes to buying gifts for children it can be easily to overindulge in the hopes your children get what they want and do not have a disappointing Christmas. But there is a...
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VIRAL VIDEO: Cute Toddler Has a Serious Message For Santa

This video of a little girl getting ready to meet Santa at the mall has gone viral today. Why? Well, let's just say that this toddler has a serious message for St. Nicholas. In fact, Mila may not be on Santa's Nice List if he sees this video that was shared on KcStauffer's facebook page (she's a...
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Consumers Group's Top 10 Dangerous Toy List

We're nine days way from black Friday and for many, it means loading up on Christmas gifts. World Against Toys Causing Harm, or WATCH, unveiled the top 10 Most Dangerous Toys. The list is based on most recent childhood injury and fatality statistics. They include Fidget spinners, which contain...
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Restaurants adds "Teen Tax" To Cover Kids That Don't Tip

You could say that tipping is a uniquely American custom but it appears the etiquette may be lost on the youngest generation. It's an issue that the Wayne Hills Diner and Restaurant in New Jersey is taking up and it has some people upset. The restaurant is adding an 18% gratuity to the bill of kids...
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POLL: Should Kids & Teens Be Charged A Mandatory Gratuity?

NO! Not all kids and teen skip out on tips and many are being double-billed. Plus there are adults who don't give tips either!
50% (4 votes)
YES! Tips are part of the salary of wait staff and if they are providing good service they should be tipped!
25% (2 votes)
If you are going to add a mandatory gratuity, it should be for all customers and not just kids and teens.
25% (2 votes)
Total votes: 8
A restaurant in New Jersey says their wait staff spend hours serving groups of 20-30 kids and teens only for them to ditch on the customary tip . So they've implemented a mandatory 18% gratuity only on the bill of kids and teens. Do you agree with the move?
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