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Archive: May 25, 2008 - May 31, 2008

Four Bucks a Gallon?!

In Mother-Daughter Spa Time earlier this week, an anonymous poster got on parents' cases for talking about the frivolous when the world is crashing down around us: "What planet are you on? Every other family in America is trying figure out how to afford four dollar a gallon gas and...

By Stacey Garfinkle | May 30, 2008; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (44)

The Dreaded Strep Is on the Loose

Dozens, hundreds, maybe even thousands of times when I was a kid, doctors thought I had strep throat. Getting those long Q-tip swabs shoved down my throat became a part of going to the doctor. And not once did I ever test positive ... Until now. Husband and four-year-old started...

By Stacey Garfinkle | May 29, 2008; 7:15 AM ET | Comments (24)

Mother-Daughter Spa Time

By Stacey Garfinkle | May 28, 2008; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (48)

Parent Punishment?

If Six Flags banned you from using your CrackBerry, would you still take the kids? That's just the experiment that's going on in a theme park in Britain. Alton Towers Resort has roller coasters and other rides, shows, characters and a water park ... all the requisite family fun activities...

By Stacey Garfinkle | May 27, 2008; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (0)


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