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Archive: December 21, 2008 - December 27, 2008

Obscene or Not?

This photo of Kelli Roman nursing 3-month-old Ivy was removed from Facebook for violating the site's obscenity policy. poll courtesy of Mom Kelli Roman got an unexpected Christmas Eve surprise: Facebook yanked her privileges to use the social networking site not long after she received an e-mail warning...

By Stacey Garfinkle | December 26, 2008; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (60)

Making the Most of Winter Break

The kids are excited; either their winter break has already begun or is about to. And that means a lot of time off school. Uh oh. For many of us that also means a whole lotta kids without many plans beyond holiday celebrations. That may be a welcome change for...

By Stacey Garfinkle | December 24, 2008; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (8)

2008 Baby Names

Goodbye, Jacob and Emily. See you later, Michael. Your names are old news and falling out of favor. That's the word coming out of Web sites that track popular baby names. Of course, the official word from the Social Security Administration won't be out for awhile, but while we're waiting,...

By Stacey Garfinkle | December 23, 2008; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (31)

Family Life Circa 2008

It's the economy, folks. That pretty much sums up several articles over the weekend in The Post. In a Karen Houppert magazine piece on the Dixon family of five turning to a life coach to help them be better parents. Or rather, Dad Ernest Dixon was about to launch his...

By Stacey Garfinkle | December 22, 2008; 9:00 AM ET | Comments (15)


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