A Car That’s Both Luxurious And Family Friendly

The New Mazda CX-9 Finding your dream car is like finding your dream mate; it’s hard to find all of those little things on the ‘check list.’ But, thankfully, Mazda makes it pretty easy. The Mazda CX-9 really is a jack of-all-trades. Whether it’s date night and the elegant interior is most important, or you’re taking the kids to soccer practice and the 7-passenger seating capacity is most important, your bases are covered. The wood trim gives the interior the perfectly subtle pop of luxury, while features like the pollen filter climate control ups the ante on what a...

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5 Authors That Will Make Your Children Fall in Love with Reading

Bella Breakdown From the time I was little, I remember being exposed to books. My mother would read to us every night, we would receive books for gifts, and spend many hours checking out books at the library. For this reason, I was thrilled to be able to pass on my love of books and reading to my own children. Books can teach you about things and places you have never been, as well as events of the past. Additionally, it is one of the best ways to snuggle with your kids. The following list are a few of...

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How To Save Money On Sporting Goods For Students

Bella Breakdown School is back in session and with that comes all of the sports that your kids play during the school year. Here are some tips and tricks on how to save money on fall sporting gear that your kids might need. Apps and certain stores can help lower the cost. The cost of cleats, pads, helmets and other gear adds up quickly. Buying the equipment used can help you save up to half on all of your kids sports equipment needs. Soccer cleats are one of the most popular pieces of sports equipment that people need to...

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Windex Finds its Way to Your Heart With “The Story of Lucy”

Bella Breakdown As if a deep and compelling father-daughter story didn’t already tug at our heartstrings, Windex’s new campaign combined that emotional rollercoaster with Grace Vanderwaal’s song “Beautiful Thing.” Seldom can a visual story really hit home without any dialogue, but “The Story of Lucy” is a tearjerking powerhouse from beginning to end. The audience sees a young girl grow, from infancy to her wedding day, adoring her father along the way. Though the story takes us on what seems to be a quick life-long glimpse of their relationship, it begins and ends with the same adorable premise; a...

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Find Out How Panera Bread Is Putting Preservatives Back Where They Belong…In Fireworks!

Preservatives With Purpose Many people are becoming more and more aware of what’s in their food. We don’t always take into consideration all of the preservatives like Sodium Benzoate. For those of you who don’t know, Sodium Benzoate is an artificial preservative found in sauces, jellies, and even pickled foods. But, for those who are also not aware, sodium benzoate actually belongs in fireworks!!! Yes, you heard that right…fireworks! We need to be more aware of what we are eating and the choices that we are making. That’s why when I bring my family out to eat we choose...

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