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How You Can Help The Tornado Victims

A devastating tornado destroyed the southwest Missouri city of Joplin during the weekend.The death toll from Sunday's twister was raised to 116 Monday afternoon, but the city said rescue efforts Monday led to the discovery of seven survivors. Much of the city was leveled, and many Missourians are now homeless and lost their possessions to the storm.Below is a list of some non-profit agencies and ways viewers can respond to Sunday's disaster: By Text Message

Just Give Me Two Weeks... That's My Wish

 

25 Manners Your Child Should Know by Age 9

Helping your child master these simple rules of etiquette will get him noticed -- for all the right reasons.Your child's rude attitude isn't always intentional. Sometimes kids just don't realize it's impolite to interrupt, pick their nose, or loudly observe that the lady walking in front of them has a large behind! And in the hustle and bustle of daily life, busy moms and dads don't always have the time to focus on etiquette. But if you reinforce these 25 must-do manners, you'll raise a polite, kind, well-liked child.- Manner #1

The Social Media Contract

"Rules of Usage for Facebook and Phone" contract. Because we pay the bills in this house, we get to decide how the phone and internet are used. But why a contract? Well, I've found that clearly stating expectations in writing works really well with our kids. Plus a printed and signed document gives us all something to refer back to if he should ever "forget" the rules.  Rules of Usage for Facebook and Phone/Texting 

The Price of Gas Could Be Worse...

You may have heard this before, but it’s still fun to put the high gas prices in perspective. Diet Snapple 16 oz $1.29 ... $10.32 per gallon

New Footage From Japan Disaster

More and more footage keeps surfacing. This could perhaps be the most terrifying video yet- http://theweek.com/article/index/213658/japan-the-most-horrifying-tsunami-video-yet

17 Worst Habits For Your Heart

We all need to stay healthy ad here is a list of some unhealthy habits that we all need to kick in order to keep our heart healthy.http://shine.yahoo.com/channel/health/the-17-worst-habits-for-your-heart...

Twin Babies Talking to Each Other, Hilarious Video!

These twins are having their own hilarious conversation in their own baby language! This is a great video to get you into your day. Check it out- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JmA2ClUvUY&feature=related

What Would Happen if Women Let Men Dress Them

A group of women allowed their significant others to give them make-overs!  Here are the results-http://shine.yahoo.com/channel/beauty/women-let-men-dress-them-with-mixe...

Mom Gets Arrested For Cheering Her Son

A Mom encouraged her son during a fight that she set up herself. Is she guilty of child endangerment or did she teach the kids a lesson?http://www.modbee.com/2011/03/23/1613099/pastor-defied-mom-to-stop-fight...

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