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10 Reasons to Choose Reusable Feminine Pads (Plus Coupon Inside)

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10 Reasons to Choose Reusable Feminine Pads (Plus Coupon Inside)

Let’s be honest: what was your gut reaction the first time you’ve heard about reusable feminine products? Ewww? Gross? Disgusting? You’re not alone! We’ve been in the exact same situation and thought the exact same things — that is, until we gave a washable menstrual pad a try. We haven’t looked back at the disposable ever since.

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US Swim School Association shares a few tips about Swim lessons

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US Swim School Association shares a few tips about Swim lessons

  USSSA​ ​Stance​ ​on​ ​Swim​ ​Lessons​ ​for​ ​Babies,​ ​Toddlers​ ​and​ ​Children www.usswimschools.org The​ ​United​ ​States​ ​Swim​ ​Schools​ ​Association​ ​strongly​ ​believes​ ​that​ ​babies,​ ​toddlers​ ​and​ ​children​ ​of​ ​all​ ​ages should​ ​participate​ ​in​ ​swim​ ​lessons​ ​in​ ​a​ ​high​ ​quality​ ​aquatics​ ​program.​ ​​​A​ ​child​ ​of​ ​any​ ​age​ ​will​ ​never​ ​be completely​ ​“drownproof”​ ​or​ ​“watersafe,”​ ​however​ ​we​ ​can​ ​teach​ ​our​ ​children​ ​and​ ​families​ ​to​ ​be​ ​​safer​ ​​around the​ ​water. The​ ​best​ ​aquatics​ ​programs​ ​focus​ ​on​ ​three​ ​areas: Swim​ ​skill​ ​education​ ​in​ ​a​ ​fun​ ​and​ ​nurturing​ ​environment Safety​ ​behaviors​ ​for​ ​the​ ​child​ ​to​ ​use​ ​around​ ​the​ ​water Parent​ ​information​ ​on​ ​the​ ​learn​ ​to​ ​swim​ ​process​...

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Happy President's Day!

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Happy President's Day!

 How many of the US Presidents grew up in cloth diapers? History doesn’t say exactly. However, knowing that disposables didn’t become an option until 1960s, it is quite safe to assume — all of them. Does using cloth increase your baby’s chance of becoming a President one day? We’re not sure. What we are certain about though, is that if your cloth-diapered kids do end up claiming the Oval Office, there will be no doubt that going green has been a part of their agenda since day one.Whether you are raising a future President, her or his proud supporter or...

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Let's celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.

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Let's celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.

  "I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character." MLK For over half a century, these words have been sparking hope in the hearts of people all over the US and beyond. As we are celebrating  Martin Luther King Jr.’ Day this year, we find so much joy in knowing that his dream is closer to reality than ever. Here, at Charlie Banana we have a dream of our own — that one...

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Happy Thanksgiving form all of us at Charlie Banana!

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Happy Thanksgiving form all of us at Charlie Banana!

Counting our daily blessings is a must in our family. Today we are grateful for this day when we gather together in our family home. This year more than any other year, I feel grateful to have a Roof over my head, to have my family pictures still hanging, and in general to have a family, to have a strong business, to have friends and our community. As many of you may know, our Head Office is in Hong Kong, but I live in-between Hong Kong and California. Currently 80% of my neighbors in California have had their houses burnt...

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