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Ways to Save for College: Comparing Popular Options

November 27, 2013 • 2013, Babies, Big Kids, December 2013, Expert Advice, Money Matters, Teens and Pre-Teens, ToddlersComments (0)

How expensive will college be tomorrow? The Department of Education projects that by 2030, the tuition cost of obtaining a four-year degree at a public university will surpass $200,000. Staggering? Indeed, but college is plenty expensive already. In 2012, tuition averaged $15,100 a year at public colleges and $32,900 a year at private colleges.1 A [&hellip...

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Nutrition Drill-Down: Grass-fed Dairy

November 27, 2013 • 2013, Cooking & Dining Out, December 2013, Expert Advice, Home Life, Sports, Health & FitnessComments (0)

by Roy Dittmann, OMD, MH, DM The happy dairy cow grazing on the grassy knoll under blue, blue skies is a scene that plays out in ads and on packages more often than in the real America. Today, most are caged up and force-fed corn and soy (mostly genetically...

Sit… Stay… EAT: Families Dig Lazy Dog Café

November 27, 2013 • 2013, Community, Cooking & Dining Out, December 2013Comments (0)

Growing up, Orange County boy Chris Simms would vacation along with his family in the breathtaking mountains of Jackson Hole, Wyoming. There he learned to fly fish, ride horses and ski. It’s also where he learned to wait tables and cook. In Jackson Hole,...

If Your Teenager…

November 27, 2013 • 2013, December 2013, Home Life, Technology, Teens and Pre-TeensComments (0)

If your teenager is frequently making bizarre faces into her cell phone, she is probably into one of today’s most popular mobile apps, Snapchat. Snapchat, developed by a small group of Stanford students, is an app that allows you to take photos and videos...

Kelly, Help! Q&A with Kelly Klaus, LMFT

November 26, 2013 • 2013, Big Kids, December 2013, Expert Advice, Home Life, Teens and Pre-Teens, ToddlersComments (0)

Q: My ex is always changing the time or date we had originally agreed to in the divorce agreement with regard to the visitation of the children. How do I keep things consistent so I can make plans? – Pat, Mission Viejo  A: As important as it is to have...