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Good Life Family will help navigate the challenges of raising good kids — kids who will find their own paths to happiness. We help address the daily joys and struggles of finding a balance between kids and parents while keeping ourselves sane in the process. Good Life Family is committed to making a difference in the lives of our families, friends and communities as the go-to source.

We’re living, we’re learning, and most important, we’re laughing. We hope you will too.

 

 

 

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Get Away in the Pages of a Good Book

By Andrea Peskind Katz / Contributor Cheers to a wonderful new year, full of love and travel. Even if you

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Heartbreak with Less Heartache

Taking the High Road and Avoiding the Pitfalls in a Divorce  By Alicia Wanek Frequently identified among the top 5

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It’s We, Not Me!

Marriages of the Decades, and Decades, and Decades by Deb Silverthorn To have and to hold til death do us part.”

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Love Knows No Boundaries

Norm Bagwell is “making the most of a second chance” after a kidney transplant.  The donor?  His wife Robin. By

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2018 SPIRIT IS AGELESS ART & WRITING CONTEST

Entries Will Be Accepted March 27 & 28, 2018, at The Point at C. C. Young C. C. Young, a

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Understanding The Teenage Brain

Our teenagers may look grown up, but their brains are still developing and they don’t always make the best decisions. 

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Life-Saving Heart Screenings and a Foundation with a Heart to Save Lives

By Alicia Wanek If someone told you 20 minutes and $55 could save your child’s life, would it be worth it?

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Dallas Women’s Foundation Honors Six Women for Leadership and Service Impacting the Lives of Women and Girls

April 19 Awards Dinner Features Keynote Speaker Nina Tassler   Dallas Women’s Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2018

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Summer Camps can impact kids in incredible ways

How Summer Camps Can Impact Kids with Special Needs by Jordan Kiefer Developing a new interest; taking a break from

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10th Annual Prom Closet to Offer FREE Prom Attire

Donations accepted Jan. 27 – Feb. 4 at St. Andrew United Methodist Church St. Andrew United Methodist Church is hosting

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

February is the month to celebrate love.  Here are some gift ideas that will win over any heart!   Isabelly’s

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DART to Date Night

Whether you are looking for a fun activity to reconnect with that someone special or a memorable first date adventure, these

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Into the Air

How an intervention by Plano parents saved their daughter’s life BY KARYN BRODSKY What if you learned that your teen

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Cold Weather Recipe

   SAUSAGE KALE AND HONEY CHILI This chili recipe courtesy of  Nature Nate’s Natural  will surely warm you up.  When

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Family-Fun Things to Do

      1) HOOP IT UP FOR HEROES January 20 Military Night at the Texas Legends game vs. the Rio

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Operation Kindness Breaks Adoption Record in 2017

No-Kill Shelter Sees 7 Percent Increase in Adoptions for Sixth Consecutive Year CARROLLTON, Texas (Jan. 11, 2018) – Operation Kindness

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Memories and Milestones

Traveling with Loved Ones to Mark That Special Event in Your Life By Alicia Wanek You may have heard it

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Travel in Style

It’s never been easier to travel in style!  Easy wrinkle-free fabrics and pieces that transfer beautifully from day to night…

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Show Yourself the Love

4 Steps to Boost your Self-Love and Cultivate Happier, Healthier Relationships by Deborah Dobbs, MA What do you think of

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Happy New You!

Resolve to Find your Best Self in 2018  by Erin O’Connell It’s resolution-making season, but sometimes resolutions can become another

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2018 Travel Planner

  Fun-in-the-Sun Travel Destinations Travel enriches our lives, broadens our perspective and gives us memories to last a lifetime.  Professional

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Restaurants Open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Hours and menus may be limited; call for details. Open Christmas Eve Bonnie Ruth’s Allen 916 Garden Park Drive, Allen. 214-383-6777.

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Texas Legends Care

Giving A Little TLC Through Basketball By Alicia Wanek Sports can bring people together.  As an athlete or a fan,

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Portrait of Giving

The Turco Family By Alicia Wanek Playing professional sports takes extreme dedication.  Former Dallas Stars goalie, Marty Turco, has been

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