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Holiday Traditions: Charity

Heather Neal - Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 5:41am

Excitedly, I sat down to schedule this month’s blogs. With so many holidays and colder days keeping us cooped up and looking for events and activities to enjoy with friends and family, there are plenty of topics from...

The bag, stuffed to the brim, with books from the book sale on Giving Tuesday.

GPB Does "Giving Tuesday"

Heather Neal - Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 4:52am

We are all well acquainted with “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday.” This year, charitable organizations joined together in a call to action for “Giving Tuesday.” (It’s a mystery that it took this long to mark seasonal...

Giving Tuesday

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 10:40am

We've spent the holiday weekend and Cyber Monday, shopping excessively. Now it's time to give back extravagantly. At least that is what the organizers of Giving Tuesday hope we'll do. Giving Tuesday is today - November...

How to Shop Smart on Cyber Monday: 5 Tips

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, November 26, 2012 - 9:20am

Cyber Monday is the term slapped on the Monday after Thanksgiving when shoppers take their holiday buying online. A consumer trade group came up with it in 2005 after they noticed a spike in online sales that day. The...

Curious George at the Rock Ranch

GPB and Curious George Visits The Rock Ranch

Rachel Daniels - Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - 11:54am

Georgia Public Broadcasting joined Curious George at The Rock Ranch in The Rock, Georgia for some fun fall activities. Located about an hour and a half outside of Atlanta, this beautiful ranch sits on 1250 acres of...

Sweet Potato Pie

Heather Neal - Monday, November 19, 2012 - 4:42am

I’m making a big Thanksgiving dinner again this year and have yet to fully decide on which recipes I’ll be using. I decided to check out the PBS website to see what they’ve got in the way of recipes. After all, they...

Family Thankful Tree

Heather Neal - Monday, November 19, 2012 - 4:05am

This is a craft we’re doing at our house over Thanksgiving break. It will get us out of the house and into nature (hooray!), enable us to spend quality time together talking, and work on letter recognition and motor...

DIY Thankful Cards

Heather Neal - Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 7:36am

This adorable, simple project from PBS Parents is a great way to teach children that Thanksgiving is about more than a supremely delicious 3,000 calorie (on average) meal. Odds are you have everything you need for the...

The Flu is No Joke

Nancy Zintak - Friday, November 9, 2012 - 6:11am

So a blonde walks into a doctor's office and says, "Doc, I'm horribly sick!" The doctor looks at her and asks, "Flu?" "No, I drove here.” I can tell this joke because I was an authentic blonde for many years-check my...

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Your State Parks Day Reminds Us That Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites Provide Great Family Getaways

Mandy Wilson - Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 12:37pm

Georgia is known for its incredible state park system, and recently GPB took part in “Your State Parks Day.” The statewide event was sponsored by the Friends of Georgia State Parks...

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