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Kids & Family

Neapolitan Family has made our April issue version of our directory available to you as a download that you can store and refer to on your phone, tablet or computer. Read more

Starting this month, Lee Convenient Care urgent care clinics now accept 95 percent of Medicaid plans in the region, including Vivida Health, bringing high-quality care to low-income residents enrolled in a Medicaid health plan. Read more

Health

“Having children at the store has been the most wonderful opportunity for all parents that work at Twinkle Twinkle Little Store.” -Cheryl Courson Read more

Parenting

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) en-courages parents and other care providers to help every child establish a dental home by the age of 1. Read more

Health

Young Boys And Girls In Football Team

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If you are considering signing your child up for a team sport, but have reservations about the investment of your time and money, consider the benefits it can have for your child. Read more

Most of these tips are useful for grieving children, not only during the holidays but throughout the year. Read more

Out of ideas for gifts for your teen? Check out these ideas for your tech-savvy kid. Read more

Holidays

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It's the time of year every new empty-nester looks forward to- winter break. Your new adults are coming home for the holidays after their first experience with fending for themselves (or, as some of them might call it, “freedom”). Read more

This month’s MOMentum Mom, Laurel Joel, and her family have created a safe haven for those children as foster parents. Read more

Parenting

If the holiday feels more like a tired list of ho-hum obligations rather than an energizing way to revel in your blessings, maybe it’s time to revolutionize your Thanksgiving this year. Read more

The two most common applications used by colleges across the US are the FAFSA and CSS PROFILE, and they need to be filed prior to each year the student plans on attending college. Read more

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In November, we honor our country’s veterans and prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving. As an Honor Flight guardian, award-winning chef and MOMentum Mom Amber Phillips celebrates veterans all year long... Read more

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During this month of Thanksgiving, don’t forget our military service members. Many organizations offer ways to help support and show gratitude to current and retired members of the armed forces. Read more

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: losing a child to Sudden and Unexplained Infant Death Syndrome (SUIDS, often shortened to SIDS). No one believes it will happen to their family. Read more

Health

Pumpkin Painting

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Maybe you grew up carving jack-o'-lanterns and you want your kids to follow in your footsteps. Who could blame you? Carving pumpkins is a gooey-messy-blast for the whole family. For many of us, it's a time-honored tradition. Read more

When you think of a judge in the courtroom, you may imagine a stern, unapproachable figure. But, in fact, many of our Collier County judges are moms like us. Read more

Parenting

Pirate Skeleton

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Plenty of pretend ghosts will be whooshing around in the dark this month. But do real ghosts exist? Visit these likely spots and decide for yourself. Read more

Travel

Cannabis is medicine, says one Naples mom determined to change the stigma and public perception through education. Read more

Health

One of the most challenging issues have to decide whether it is in the children’s children, which is never an easy task. If the for families to face in a divorce best interests to relocate. Read more

Parenting

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