How to Talk to Kids About Hurricanes

How to Talk to Kids About Hurricanes

When my daughter came home talking about hurricane Irma, I realized that it was time to speak with her about hurricanes. She’s always enjoyed making Youtube videos demonstrating various weather conditions. So it was no surprise that she wanted to have a discussion about tropical cyclones with her friends at school. “What did you do at school?”…

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Total Solar Eclipse Safety Tips

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It’s not everyday you get to witness a total solar eclipse. But, you may able to catch a glimpse of the next one on Monday, August 21, 2017. A total solar eclipse happens when the Moon passes between the Earth and the Sun thereby creating a shadow. The National Weather Service reports that the path…

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Back to School Budget Tips With Kohl’s & Carter’s

BACK TO SCHOOL TIPS CARTERS & KOHLS

This post is sponsored by Kohl’s. I received the included Carter’s clothes as compensation. When it comes to back to school shopping, buying on a budget is my priority. Let’s face it; kids are expensive! My husband and I spend a about 50 bucks a week on food for them alone. It all adds up….

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Hurricane Preparedness: How to Prepare Big Storms

Hurricane Preparedness How to Prepare for a Storm hurricane survival kit

Hurricane preparedness shouldn’t be taken lightly. With hurricane season in full swing, it’s important to know what to do in the event of a natural disaster. We can all agree that weather can be unpredictable. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), you should prepare for the inevitable by putting together a hurricane survival…

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Day in the Life of a Meteorologist

DAY IN THE LIFE METEOROLOGIST CAREER MOM NEWS 12 THE BRONX NEWS 12 BROOKLYN WEATHER ANCHOR NEW YORK NEWS ANCHOR

Day in the life of a meteorologist varies depending on who you ask. Even though I no longer work full time, I sometimes get called in to fill-in for the morning meteorologist at my old station, News 12 Networks. People often ask me about my job as a weathercaster. They’re shocked when they find out…

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5 Weather Science Experiments for Kids

The Weather 5 Easy Science Experiments for Kids science project ideas

Weather changes everyday, and the science behind it is pretty interesting. My kids are always asking me about how different weather patterns happen. So, I often turn our chats into lessons. Whether discussing cloud formation or how to make it rain, they get excited about learning it all. If your kiddos are just as curious…

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5 Smart Ways to Invest in Your Personal Brand

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The key to effectively grow your company is to find smart ways to invest in your personal brand. I had no idea where to begin when I began blogging in 2011. In fact, growing my brand was the furthest thing from my mind. Connecting with my family, friends, and fans online was my main goal…

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Facebook: How to Build Your Personal Brand

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Building your personal brand is essential to growing your business, and Facebook is the perfect tool for that.   Think about it. Everything is done with “self-promotion” in mind these days. Your behavior, your appearance, and the things you say all have a lot to do with building your personal brand. In order to become…

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