How to Mark Human Rights Month this December

On 10 December 1948, the United Nations came together and put forward 30 articles to safeguard the basic human rights of every person on planet Earth. This came shortly after the terrible atrocities committed by…

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Wearing Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness

My family is quite unusual, and extremely lucky. We have not been affected by cancer in the way that so many families have. I have friends who’ve watched parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and even siblings…

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Diabetes: The Early Warning Signs You Can’t Ignore

According to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 30.3 million people have diabetes in the US. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg. If you dig a little…

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Taf Toys I Love Big Mat Review

Now that JJ is 6 months old I’m finally having to admit that he isn’t just a squishy newborn anymore. He has been tentatively rolling over (although thankfully not too much!) and paying more attention…

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10 Alternatives To Chocolate Advent Calendars

When I was growing up the only advent calendars were chocolate ones. Plain and simple, and we were always thrilled with the result. Nowadays there is a whole range of options for counting down to…

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