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Mother’s Little Helper No More - There’s a New Kid on the Block

Can it be more than a half century ago that the Rolling Stones brought attention to an already prevalent problem within our culture? The use of benzodiazepines,such as Valium, had already become widely prescribed to counteract stress and anxiety, but at what cost? Now, more than fifty years later, benzos are still a major problem and when combined with opioids, the results are often fatal. Let’s look at some statistics before moving on to that lovely new kid on the block, CBD, that poses none of the risks but most of the benefits.Latest Data from the National Institute on Drug AbuseAccording to the latest data released by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA, a minimum of 115 people OD on opioids each and every day. Although benzos, as they are often referred to, are not opioids, they are often used in conjunction with opioid pain killers and herein lies the problem. According to their research, at least 30% of all opioid overdoses involve the use of benzodiazepines like Valium,…

The Cow Said Neigh! GIVEAWAY

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Consumer synopsis:
From New York Times bestseller Rory Feek, one half of the singing duo Joey+Rory, comes The Cow Said Neigh!, a fun and humorous tale of farm animals who wish they were like the other animals . . . which leads to a farm-full of confusion! This delightful book will be a family favorite for years to come.
Consumer description: From New York Times bestseller Rory Feek, one half of the singing duo Joey+Rory, comes The Cow Said Neigh!, a fun and humorous tale of farm animals who wish they were like the other animals . . . which leads to a farm-full of confusion! This delightful book will be a family favorite for years to come. The Cow Said Neigh! is the story of some peculiar farm animals who wish they were like other animals on the farm. The cow wants to run free like a horse, the sheep wants a snout like a pig, the dog wants to be inside like the cat. Soon the entire farm is in chaos! With silly farm animal sounds, clever rhymes, and adorable art, The Cow Said Neigh! will h…

Cycling For Children And The Family

Cycling is fun and a child will love it, as well as being good exercise. Biking helps the body stay strong, improves balance and burns calories. Mentally, cycling can boost the mood and get rid of stress. Even better the whole family can do it together.

Cycling enables the family to spend quality time together


In this day and age, everyone is busy with work, school, and family. There is a serious lack of time for personal freedom and exercise. Nowadays, most parents don’t have a lot of time to spend with their family members not even to mention exercise. And this lack of time can strain a relationship between parents and kids. Cycling is one of the solutions to this problem, as it helps you enjoy some quality time with your loved ones. Riding with your kids or tandem biking with your spouse may bring a closer relationship between family members by building trust, understanding, and opening the door to spend ‘fun’ time together. This decision might be an important one to make and taking …

Develop a good hobby with different air track sizes

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Autumn is coming, it is a cool season for everyone to do outdoor exercise. If you are feeling panic in the shape of your body, you have to look for some interesting sports to do exercise for developing a physical condition. It is known that repeated movements are required in gymnastics exercise. You can imagine when you do some exercise on the airtrack mat outdoors and enjoy the sunshine, what a wonderful day you have for your favorite activities. All about air tracks will make you benefit a lot, the mat can be used everywhere you like, at home or gym, even in the park or on the beach, you can enjoy your sports time on it with joy and fun. Thanks to the soft and padded surface provided by the air mat, you can land on it safely and comfortably without any fear of hurting your bodies, such as the sensitive body part, twist an ankle sprain. Rapid inflation with airtrack electric pump and deflation will take lots of conveniences to you, maybe you have been looking for a perfect inflat…

Book Review: "God Always Keeps His Promises"

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Book Description Share God’s faithfulness and love with your child through Max Lucado’s new children’s book, God Always Keeps His Promises. Based on the promises of God, children will see that God is completely trustworthy to keep His promises. Just like He did in Bible times. Just like He does for them today. Since the beginning of time, God has kept His promises. Through the stories of Adam and Eve, Abraham, Joseph, Peter, Paul, and many more, children will learn about the character and nature of God and His unending love for His people. Offer children the chance to learn about the promises God made to His followers in the Bible, and the knowledge that they still get to experience these promises today. Each chapter features a promise from God accompanied by a story example from the Bible and an application for children today. Max Lucado, beloved pastor and bestselling author, is a revered authority on biblical teaching. Yet his gentle, loving approach makes it possible for even the…

Family Devotions- Review and GIVEAWAY

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David C. Cook, the author, has written several other devotional books that are available to help you or your family draw closer to God.  This set is my first one of David C. Cook that we are enjoying.  
The Trio includes:  Knowing God the Father, Knowing Jesus, and Knowing the Holy Spirit. 
It seems natural that any Christian mom or dad would want their children to know God the Father, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit!    
These devotions feature simplified doctrine with easy-to-understand language so children will be engaged and able to follow along. The theological depth of these devotions will strengthen parents’ faith as well, providing a growing experience for children and parents together. Each devotion features a section specifically for growing children’s faith, including a topic or question to start a conversation about spiritual matters, and a simple closing prayer. With illustrations highlighting key concepts, parents…

School pictures 2018-2019

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I have a handsome 2nd grader and beautiful 5th grader!  
So far these two are enjoying their teachers and classmates.  I feel very blessed hat my kids are at a fantastic school.