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Lexi Gordon Loses Her Fight With Tay-Sachs Disease, Touches the Hearts of Shreveport/Bossier City

It was just last fall that we let you know about numerous fundraisers for Lexi Gordon, a little girl battling Tay-Sachs disease. This afternoon we learned that Lexi has lost that battle Sunday, March 2nd. 

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Bianca Nogrady, Flickr
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60-Year-Old British Man Becomes Dad, Grandfather, and Great Granddad in Just Months

I thought my family had some overlaps. My mom was pregnant with me at the same time my sister was pregnant with her third child. However, our family doesn't come close to that of Patrick Sloane of South Yorkshire, England. His wife, daughter, and granddaughter were pregnant at the same time!

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cheriejoyful, Flickr
cheriejoyful, Flickr
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Is There a Shelf Life on Your DNA? The Best Age for a Man to Become a Parent Revealed

Men who are choosing to wait until later to have children are taking a larger risk of having a child with genetic defects, learning disabilities, and psychological issues, according to Men's Health.

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Roadtrip by are you my rik, Flickr
Roadtrip by are you my rik, Flickr
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Day Trippers: Family Vacations to Great Wolf Lodge, Dallas World Aquarium and Everything In Between On a Budget

The heat wave has the bills skyrocketing this summer, but there are ways to take advantage of family fun venues without traveling very far and saving some cash. Check out these popular local destinations to help plan your next day trip.

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Atle Brunvoll, flickr
Atle Brunvoll, flickr
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Mom ‘Accidentally’ Leaves Dad at Behind on Family Vaction

I remember watching "Home Alone" thinking that no one could leave their kid behind going on vacation. Well, it turns out it is entirely possible to leave the dad of the family behind.

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Rick Diamond/Getty Images
Rick Diamond/Getty Images
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Grandparents Are Doing More for Grandkids Than Ever Before

Families are closer now than ever because of the recent economy. This recent closeness isn't the only think that the economy has effected as far are family relationships are considered. According to a survey of 1,900 grandparents conduction by the AARP grandparents are helping their grandchildren financially.

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Fewer Grinches This Year as Most People Want Family Time — Survey of the Day

Where has all the commercialism gone? This year, the majority of Americans “don’t care about the presents underneath the Christmas tree,” as Mariah Carey sings. Their favorite aspect of the holiday season is the time they get to spend with loved ones.

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bgreenlee, Flickr
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Give Thanks to the Recession, Families Are Closer Than Ever Because of It

A lot of families don’t have to go over the river and through the woods to get to grandmother’s house for the holidays this year. More and more families are living in grandmother’s house, and getting closer because of it.

Many cultures support a tradition of multigenerational families living in one home, but it has been decades since the US was one of them. Now, because of the current nature of the economy, that seems to be shifting.

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Photo: Wiki Commons/Ms Jones
Photo: Wiki Commons/Ms Jones
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Thanksgiving Dinner Costing More This Year

If you're having the family over for Thanksgiving this year, get ready to spend more money! Like everything else, the costs are going up.

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Jason Kempin / Jason Merrirr / Valeria Macon, Getty Images
Jason Kempin / Jason Merrirr / Valeria Macon, Getty Images
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Tina Fey, Jessica Alba Welcome New Babies; Hilary Duff Anounces Pregnancy

The only thing bigger than the baby bumps in Hollywood is the baby news that’s coming out of Tinseltown, with a trio of stars have revealed news about their growing families.

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965 KVKI Beaches Boscobel Broadcast – Day 3

Although we didn't bring any kids on the trip, it was pretty obvious that Beaches Boscobel Resort and Golf Club is a great place for kids.

As we were heading down to breakfast this morning, we walked by the Sesame Street character breakfast. The kids inside were having a blast, dancing with Elmo and hugging Cookie Monster. The little ones were bouncing around, elated to sit down for a meal with their favorite characters. There are various shows and activities to do throughout the day with Sesame Street, like finding the letter of the day with Grover, exercising with Elmo and looking for rubber duckies with Ernie.

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Photo: Wiki Commons
Photo: Wiki Commons
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Family Fun Day

I know that this time of year can start to get a little busy. So I wanted to give you time to get it circled in red on your family calendar.

Got the marker? Good. Saturday, April 23rd, is the 3rd Annual Family Fun Day at Gateway Church... 8925 Youree Drive. Things kick off at 10am and continue to 2pm.

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