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NEW FRIENDS NEW LIFE ANNOUNCES THE 2017 ProtectHer HONOREES FOR 14th ANNUAL LUNCHEON

Four recipients – international, national, state and local – to be honored at May 10 Luncheon, featuring Joe Ehrmann New Friends

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DART Hosts Annual Health Fair for Older Americans May 11

Valuable health information, free screenings and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to attend the Older Americans Information

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Focus on the Sunshine to Overcome the Clouds

Rainbow Days Helps At-Risk Kids Cope with Adversity Pictured above is Cathey Brown with children at a recent Back-to-School event

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Ask and Answered

Answers to your important legal questions from our panel of experts Often decisions about family matters have legal consequences.  Got

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Help Your Kids Develop Healthy Kitchen Habits Early

Be a good role model, make it fun, and involve the whole family. Get your kids in the kitchen! They’ll

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Unexpected Supplements

What’s Really in Your Bottle? by Tavis Piattoly, MS, RD, LDN A Gallup poll conducted in 2013 showed that half of

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Get Moving!

Physical Fitness Options for Special Needs Kids Pictured above, Sara “Happy” Waterman running the 4 X 4 baton race at

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Florals and Flounces

Good Life Family magazine partnered with the style experts at Neiman Marcus to bring you a preview of the Spring

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In a RUSH to Stand Out?

Take the Time to Prep! by Leslie Cunningham | Contributor Graduating high school and heading off to college is an

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Legacy West Announces Grand Opening Celebration and New Tenants

Legacy West, the largest new mixed-use destination in North Texas, announced that its grand opening celebration will take place June

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Skratch to Match

Does Your Teen Want a Job? New app helps teens get work in their neighborhood. by Karyn Brodsky   “Skratch is

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#YouWouldntUnderstand

Bridging the Communication Gap: How to Speak So Your Child Will Hear by Susan Sugerman | Contributor Question: How do

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Made in the Shade: Helping Your Assets Grow

  “Someone’s sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” – Warren Buffett by

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The Summer Camps and Programs Guide

How do you choose from among the thousands of overnight programs, camps and trips out there? Ask an expert like Helene

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It’s Never Too Late to Plan an Impactful Summer

Summer 2017 will be here before you know it. What will your kids be doing during that long stretch between

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Coaching Sports Teams Means Coaching Character

  Pictured above is former Dallas Cowboy Doug Donley with wife Dina and sons, Jake and Drew. by Alicia Wanek

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Food Network Chef Promotes Healthy Eating at Schools

“Now, like at no time before, kids are getting involved in cooking and the secondary benefits are massive,” says Chef

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Ready, Set, Grow

  Get Started Gardening Whether you’re a beginner or an old hand, planting in a pot or a plot, this

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Rainy Day Recreation

  Wet weather got you down?  Here are some ideas for fun (and you don’t have to drive!) by Tricia

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Make A Splash!

  Check out the season’s fashion-forward trends for staying dry! For the Avid Sportsman The DAVEK  GOLF’S dual canopy design

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The Dining Guide

  Our editors scoured the greater Dallas area for family-friendly dining destinations. Here are some of our favorites. Finding a

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New Headquarters for North Texas Performing Arts

The Willow Bend Center for the Arts home of North Texas Performing Arts and Plano Children’s Theatre Groundbreaking Ceremony took

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Spring (pollen, ragweed, cedar) is in the Air

  by Alicia Wanek You can feel it coming on.  Your nose gets stuffy.  Your throat starts to feel dry

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Senior Living Resource Guide

Want to feature your organization in our Senior Living Resource Guide? Email Tricia@goodlifefamilymag.com. Senior Care & Support   Custom Caregivers 

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Helping Your Nest Egg Go the Distance

  by Alicia Wanek A recent study showed that more than four in ten millennials are stressed about running out of

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