Kids Make You Happier

A new study in CNN says that people who have children are happier than people who don't. But the joy only begins when the kids grow up and move out. The research suggests that people like having their kids around without the stress of having those kids living under their roof. I love my grandkids (...
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What Do Today's Kids Want to Be When They Grow Up?

A new poll in Ars Technical asked American kids between 8 and 12 years old what they want to be when they grow up. Believe it or not, the number one answer is YouTuber. The rest of the top five are: teacher, pro athlete, musician and astronaut. YouTuber also came in first in the U.K., but in China...
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Target launches new Halloween costumes for kids in wheelchairs

(KEZK) - Many parents of children with special needs are left trying to come up with creative outfits come Halloween time. However, Target has now created a more inclusive array of costumes by adding two new outfits that are specially made for kids in wheelchairs. SHOUT OUT to @Target ‼️ They are...
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Cubs Fan Snatched Home Run Ball Away From Young Fans

(KEZK) - The so-called unwritten rules of baseball don't only apply to the players. Many people believe one big no-no for fans is snatching a souvenir baseball away from young fans, whether it be a game-winning home run, a foul ball or a baseball tossed to the stands by a player. But that's what...
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WATCH: 5-year-old Calls 911 for McDonald's & Cop Brings It!!

A 5-year-old in Wyoming got a very special delivery last week when he called 911 asking someone to bring him McDonald's--and a cop actually did. Kent County officer Dan Patterson was dispatched to the call's location just to make sure everything was all right after Izaiah Hall managed to place his...
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St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina (4) hits a one run double off of Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Robbie Ray

Registration Now Open for 15th Annual Cardinals Kids Clinics

Registration is now open for the 15th annual St. Louis Cardinals Alumni Kids Clinics presented by Nike and Sports Water. Each year, Cardinals Alumni Kids Clinics provide kids ages 7-13 with an opportunity to learn baseball fundamentals from former Cardinals players and coaches at a variety of...
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Why Video Games Make Kids Melt Down, and What to Do About It

Any parent who lets their kids play video games before bedtime has probably had to cope with a pre-sleep meltdown (or 100). As The Wall Street Journal explains, kids don't have the neurological capacity to stop doing a rewarding activity and move on to something less fun. "Pulling the plug in the...
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The Key to Your Kid Doing Well in School

The key to your kid doing well in school might be as simple as spending time with them. According to a new study out of Ohio State University, the kids who are likely to be successful in school have parents who take the time to help them with their homework. The researchers say that parental...
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Gifts Kids Are Asking For This Year

A new survey in SWNS asked 2,000 parents what their kids have been asking for this year. 1. Computer games. 2. Legos. 3. Clothes, especially older kids. 4. Books. 5. Phone. 6. Video game consoles. 7. Board games. 8. iPads and tablets. 9. Laptop. 10. DVDs and digital movies. A few classic Christmas...
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Kids at Christmas

The Top Ten Types of Gifts Kids Are Asking for in 2018

A new gift-giving survey asked 2,000 parents what their kids have been asking for this year. And the top ten categories aren't quite as dominated by tech stuff as we expected . . . only six of them are tech-related. Here's the list . . . 1. Computer games. 2. Legos. 3. Clothes. Especially for older...
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