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Big Thought and Dallas City of Learning Launch Digital Hub to Help Parents and Students — Dallas Single Mom {Parents} – Single Mum, Parents Article

Big Thought and Dallas City of Learning have partnered together to create an online learning hub featuring hundreds of free, quality educational programs for families to access while learning from home. The Digital Hub features educational content from partners including Boeing, the Perot Museum, the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum, Dallas ISD, and the State Fair of Texas.“We wanted to find a way to share our educational content for virtual learning while families are managing school at home and…

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New Wyoming Law Lets Local Ranchers Sell Cuts of Meat Directly to Consumers – Reason.com – Single Mum, Parents Article

Wyoming’s groundbreaking Food Freedom Act has served as a national model for how states can deregulate many in-state food sales. The five-year-old law opened up many previously illegal food transactions in Wyoming, and has delivered on its promise to benefit ranchers, other food entrepreneurs, and consumers alike. And it’s done so without a single case of foodborne illness being tied to any foods sold under the law. The law also keeps getting better. As I detailed a column just last month,…

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‘All the same’: Mexican native paves a way for herself in the U.S. — and pays it forward to others – Single Mum, Parents Article

Sandra Magallanes, a migrant from Mexico, cracks a smile. Magallanes left her home country because of its poor economy.(Courtesy Photo) Mexican native and U.S. permanent resident Sandra Magallanes recalls riding in a vehicle as a young child with her father, Salvador, in Mexico. As Magallanes and Salvador drove past a wealthy man in town — who even had his own plane, she said — her father waved at their wealthy neighbor. Magallanes remembers asking her father why. “Because we are…

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7 Things We Want To See In The Mighty Ducks TV Show On Disney+ – Single Mum, Parents Article

Not much is known about the series besides the casting of Gilmore Girls alum Lauren Graham as Alex, the mother of a 12-year-old boy, Evan, who is cut from the “Mighty Ducks” youth hockey team. When her son is cut from the team, Alex starts one of her own. And even though it looks like the “Ducks” may, play the villains of the series this time, we’re all pumped to see the show for ourselves and find out what happened…

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5 Spring Outdoor Activities Your Kids Will Love – Single Mum, Parents Article

So spring is upon us and there is no better time to be outside. Here in Florida the temperatures are resting in the high 70’s. The sun is shining, the breeze is blowing and the birds are chirping more than any other time of year. This weather makes it the perfect time to do some spring outdoor activities with the family. My kids absolutely love all the thrills of outdoor adventure and we spend a lot of time doing just…

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Score Your Country MegaTicket NOW! You’ll thank me later — Dallas Single Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

Country fans are in for a treat with the 2020 Country Megaticket. It’s a great way to see 5 concerts for price of 1 ticket. Tickets are on sale now, but the shows start running on June 5. Basically, you can score a ticket, and have a neat experience with some of your favorite country artists every couple of weeks.Fans will listen to legends like Brooks and Dunn, Sugarland, Tim McGraw, Chris Young and my personal fave, Lady Antebellum. It’ll…

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7 Best Lawn Care Ways Before and During Winter — Dallas Single Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

Lawn care doesn’t end when winter comes. Although lawnsdon’t require much attention in the coldest season of the year, there are stillsome things you need to do to ensure your yard remains healthy.In the southern part of the country, lawns are typicallyoverseeded to maintain grass growth. In the north, it becomes too cold foranything to grow on the lawn. Either way, there are several essential steps youneed to take to maintain a healthy one throughout the winter.1. AerateBefore the first…

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Credit Management or Debt Settlement? #DSMLife #DSMMoney — Dallas Single Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

If debt has become a problem in your life, you’re probably considering a number of different options for dealing with it — and several ways that you have discussed with your financial counselor. If you haven’t you should. Two of the most common ways to work debt are credit management and debt settlement. While both have certain elements in common, they also diverge in rather significant ways.  While either approach can help you get your debts back under control, there…

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5 Best Things to Do in Tampa, Florida – Single Mum, Parents Article

If you’re planning to explore the Sunshine State, Tampa has to be top on your list, and for good reason. Here are some of the best and coolest things to do in Tampa.Tampa, Florida (credit: Shutterstock)You might think of Tampa, FL as a Gulf Coast beach resort. Maybe you imagine visiting beach towns with white sandy beaches as the best things to do in Tampa. Don’t be fooled. Tampa isn’t a sleepy town on the coast. It’s a great, family-friendly…

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Four reasons to banish mom guilt over childcare – Single Mum, Parents Article

Like most parents, you probably had it all perfectly planned out the moment you discovered you were pregnant: I’ll never let my child watch cartoons…I’m always going to cook everything from scratch…I’ll never put them into childcare! The list goes on…but life doesn’t always go the way we want it to or initially plan! And the statements above and other unrealistic perhaps idealistic ideas are just more fuel to add to the “mom guilt” fire. Well, first of all let…

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