Great Alternatives to Watching TV

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Cooking instead of TVWe sit and watch characters on TV act out various scenarios and scenes that keep us entertained.  Why not put on your own show!  Gather up the kids and create a play.  Not only are you getting away from the TV but you are also enjoying family time.  You could also: (more…)

The Effects of Too Much Screen Time

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TV Time PhotoAllowing your children to watch an hour or two of educational TV per day is acceptable.  However, between TV, computers and video games, children today are spending more time parked in front of a screen and less time engaging in hands-on learning and physical activities. (more…)

Giant A+ School Rewards

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A+ RewardsIT’S BACK!!!! Beginning October 5, 2014 through March 21, 2015 Play and Learn will have the opportunity to earn cash through Giant A+ School Rewards Program. The goal is to shop and earn points for your child’s school. All you have to do is register your BONUSCARD at www.giantfoodstores.com/aplus  and designate any
Play & Learn Center using their identification number. (more…)