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Award Winning Actor Yasiin "Mos Def" Bey Narrates Pacha's Pajamas - the First Children's Book That Springs to Life Through Augmented Reality

BALANCE Edutainment, a leading Extended Reality EdTech firm, today launched an IndieGoGo campaign for Pacha's Pajamas. Narrated by Yasiin "Mos Def" Bey, Pacha's Pajamas: A Story Written By Nature is an augmented reality (AR) children's book that gets kids to fall in love with reading again. It also inspires learning about living in harmony with nature through an engaging and interactive experience. The book introduces a new category of augmented reality edutainment, the Zbook, where every illustration in the book becomes animated through the free "Pacha Alive" app.

Soothie Pad Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Comfort Traveling Babies

LogoTroy and An Bui from Florida are the parents of two boys and they have proudly invented the all new Soothie Pad. It is the world's first weighted lap pad that is specifically designed to soothe and calm babies in the car while they are on the go. This amazing creation will be a breakthrough invention and it will make the road trips much easier and comfortable for babies around the world.

Esteem Medical Spa Teams with Safe Embrace for 3rd Annual Holiday Toy Drive

LogoEsteem Medical Spa in Reno is teaming up with Safe Embrace for their annual Holiday Toy Drive. From now until December 15th, Esteem will accept donations of toys at their offices on South McCarran. All toys will be donated to Safe Embrace, a nonprofit that provides shelter and support groups for female domestic violence victims and their children.

Domaine de la Dolce Launch Collaborative Childcare Service for 2018

A family holiday is supposed to be fun for everybody but the focus often ends up on the children. Domaine de la Dolce want to ensure that even parents staying with them can enjoy some personal time with the opportunity to take advantage of their new childcare service that's launching in 2018.

Ferns N Petals Launches a New Range of Children's Products

LogoRecently, Ferns N Petals Private Limited, an online gifting company launched a new range of children's products, including remote control toys, superhero toys, toy vehicles, dolls and educational games. Providing excellent shopping experience to the customers has always been the priority of the company, and with the introduction of these exciting children's products, it aims to provide the kids with a great entertainment and educational experience. These products will provide a fun playtime for the kids and help them to adapt to the world around them. The festive season of Christmas and New Year is approaching soon, so these products would also make great Christmas gifts.

Friends & Family Health Centers Debuts Name Change and New Location

LogoBirmingham, Alabama, chiropractors Drs. John Palmer and Belinda Palmer have changed the name of their practice to Friends & Family Health Centers. Formerly known as Homewood Friends & Family, the practice has moved to a more spacious and centrally located office at 3250 Independence Dr., Suite 100, Birmingham, AL.

New Startup Launches Children's Augmented Reality Book Series Featuring Real Life Heroines

LogoOn Nov. 18, 2017, TiffinTown Books launched its Kickstarter campaign, which will last till Dec. 22, to fund its AR children's books series and quarterly eMagazines on diverse women with early bird prices for the first 100 buyers.

The YES Project Receives Grant to Help Runaway and Homeless Youths in Essex County, NJ

LogoIsaiah House's Youths Empowered to Succeed (YES) project was funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services—BASIC Centers grant, to help reduce the number of homeless youths surviving on the streets in Essex County, and to help increase the number of runaway and homeless youths receiving much-needed services to help them reunite with their families; and/or help them stabilize their personal situation by providing shelter, primary health, and mental health care; access to education, job training and job placement, for those who cannot be reunited with their families.

Kids Yoga Stories Celebrates Yoga Book "Katie's Karate Class" Winning a Prestigious Family Choice Award

Kids Yoga Stories is an exciting Boston-based company working strongly to encourage kids to explore yoga in a fun and carefree way, through a series of kids yoga books. Most recently, Kids Yoga Stories celebrated the exciting news that one of their more popular kids yoga books, Katie's Karate Class won a Family Choice Award. The Family Choice Awards recognizes the best products, services and resources for all members of a family. This awards program, now in its 19th year, is one of the most coveted, family friendly consumer awards program in the nation.

John and Madeline Casselberry Launch Kickstarter Campaign to Produce Children's Book

LogoA fun and engaging chapter book series, each volume is targeted towards 6 to 11-year olds, but is suitable for all ages.  With an eclectic mix of characters, readers are able to identify with one or more of the children in the book. The vibrant, colorful illustrations are not only beautiful, but showcase the talents of Jerl Laws.

Trust DayCare Announces Crowd Funding Campaign to Expand Childcare in Jakarta

Martha Mulyadani, founder of Trust DayCare, announced that the childcare provider has launched an Indiegogo campaign to raise the $50,000 needed to open a new branch that will bring critically needed daycare service to the city.

MarketCrest, LLC Donates to St. Jude's Up 'Til Dawn Program

LogoMarketCrest, LLC , a consulting, search engine optimization (SEO) and content marketing agency located in McKinney, Texas, recently donated to the St. Jude's Up 'Till Dawn Program and fundraising event.

Families Looking for Effective & Safe Lice Treatment Service Can Rely on Advice on Lice

Inevitably, many families face the challenge of dealing with head lice on their children. The lice and nits infestation often spreads like wildfire through the home affecting clothes, bedding, stuffed animals, other siblings and even the parents. It can be an overwhelming problem and most families aren't sure how to handle it. If you live in the Washington D.C., Maryland or Virginia area and are looking for effective and safe lice treatment service, you can rely on Advice on Lice for complete lice and nit removal.

Clients in the VA, DC, and MD Area Can Obtain Safe, Non-Toxic Head Lice Treatment at Advice on Lice

With school back in session, lice are becoming a more prevalent problem in schools throughout the country, as well as in the Virginia, Washington D.C., and Maryland area. Started in 2007 by Karen Franco, Advice on Lice offers safe, non-toxic head lice treatment by appointment and at their Head Lice Salon located in Maryland. The head lice salon is outfitted with two salon sinks and four salon chairs that are able to handle an individual, a parent and child or an entire family.

American Children's Society, Inc. Accepts Boat and RV Donations

Drivers who would like to donate to the American Children's Society, Inc. but can't donate a car in NJ are being informed that this non-profit organization is now accepting used RVs and boats in addition to cars.

Monarch Montessori Offers a Comprehensive Childcare Alternative in Passaic County

LogoParents who wish to enroll their child in one of the best Passaic County childcare centers are encouraged to contact the early childhood education team at Monarch Montessori, which provides a comprehensive childcare alternative.

GTX Corp Launches GPS Tracking Solutions for Young Children

LogoGTX Corp (OTCMKTS:GTXO), an Internet of Things (IoT) solutions provider in the personal location, wearable and wandering assistive technology business, is pleased to announce the launch of the Take-Along Friends product line – a brand-new, safe and discreet GPS tracking solution ideal for young children and suitable for all ages. Available now and just in time for the holidays, the Take-Along Friend is a miniature GPS tracker hidden and safely secured inside a plush toy, providing parents and family members love and protection for their little ones wherever they go. Children will enjoy Take-Along Friends' charm as much as adults enjoy the peace of mind of knowing at all times where their kids are at the touch of a button.

Monarch Montessori Helps Provide Childcare for Spirited Children

LogoMonarch Montessori is now enrolling new students for their fall and winter classes and is currently encouraging parents of spirited and stubborn children to attempt try out the Montessori method of child learning.

Monarch Montessori Offers Tips to Help Prevent Temper Tantrums

LogoParents who are interested in learning how to better keep their children calm before a special event are encouraged to check out this month's blog at Monarch Montessori's website, which offers preventative tips to help keep children calm before a wedding, church service or their childcare center in Essex County, NJ. By taking time to plan ahead, parents can successfully reduce the probability of their child throwing a temper tantrum during a big day.

Giggle Drop-in Childcare of Greenville Announces November 19th Grand Opening Event

LogoWhen it comes to important family decisions, who is picked to provide childcare services is certainly high on the list. The good news is in North Carolina, and now South Carolina one company, Giggles Drop-In Childcare has received consistently positive and enthusiastic reviews for the quality and care of their service. In exciting news for Greenville, SC families Giggles has recently announced they will be holding a grand opening celebration for their new Greenville center. The event will be held on November 19th, 2017 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM and community members are more than encouraged to attend, meet the staff and get in on the fun. The event is part of the "Holiday Open House Augusta" event kicking off the Christmas season for local businesses.

Premier Pediatrics Offers Physician in Inverness and Williston Taking Care of ADHD Disorder

LogoMany children suffer from ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and parents to such children often have a tough time managing them. They are at a loss as to how to tackle their children. For all such parents who have children suffering from ADHD, Premier Pediatrics offers hope, help, and healing. They stand by the parents and children suffering from Bipolar Disorder, Autism, Depression and Oppositional Defiant Disorder or ODD. The best thing about Premier Pediatrics is that they focus on curing the child and not the illness. The pediatricians working with Premier Pediatrics have years of experience in handling children with care and love. They are compassionate and know that children who have ADHD themselves have a difficult time taking care of themselves. A little assistance from the compassionate physician in Inverness and Williston at Premier Pediatrics can go a long way in helping the children grow up as confident individuals. Under the leadership and guidance of Founder and Chief Medical Director Shahab Eunus, the pediatricians provide a child-focused treatment.

The Grateful Giraffe Named Children's Book Winner in IPNE's 4th Annual Awards

Kids Yoga Stories is pleased to announce that The Grateful Giraffe won the award for the Children's Book category of IPNE's 4th Annual New England Book Awards!

My Baby Teeth: A Timeless Keepsake Box for Baby Teeth Launches Kickstarter Campaign

LogoMy Baby Teeth is an all new keepsake box designed to store baby teeth for eternity. The box is carefully crafted with wood and it is designed by Giaccomo Fontanot, a 44 years old Mexican Italian Industrial Designer. Giaccomo is currently seeking generous community support for this box on Kickstarter and he is welcoming parents from around the world to support this initiative on the crowdfunding platform.

Celerity Engages Students to Discover Future STEM Careers

LogoImagine a buzzing, exuberant classroom in which students are grouped together, discussing and focused on dancing raisins, greasy potato chips or a sandwich bag explosion. At Celerity, it exemplifies what the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) component of our Expanded Learning Program is about.

Couple Sets Baby Gender Reveal Record by Sending News to Stratosphere

LogoForget popping balloons, confetti guns, or color-coordinated cakes. A California couple recently took gender reveal to a whole other level – quite literally, that is. Recruiting the help of a S.T.E.M. high school team by the name of Earth To Sky Calculus, and it's leader, Dr. Tony Phillips, as well as Mr. Phillips' wife, Katharine. Lance Patrick and Ashley Blankenship set out to send their baby's stuffed monkey, along with a printed baby announcement, to the edge of space.