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Posts Tagged ‘Holidays’

Transformers Toys Provide Key Character Lessons, UA Researcher Says

Parents looking for holiday gifts that instill character should check out the Transformer toys and DVDs, a University of Alabama researcher says.

UA Matters: Gifts Children Can Make for their Parents

The University of Alabama’s Amy Walker offers a few simple ideas that children can make for their parents this holiday season.

UA Matters: Planning a Holiday Party Without Going Crazy

Follow these easy ideas, provided by The University of Alabama’s Susan Newman, to make your holiday party seamless and stress free.

Thanksgiving Week Brings Driving Dangers, According to UA Study

Automobile crashes caused by deer, alcohol and bad weather are more common during the week of Thanksgiving than the rest of the year, according to a recent study of traffic data by The University of Alabama Center for Advanced Public Safety.

UA Matters: Easy Holiday Traditions to Start With the Family

Traditions are beliefs, customs or practices that you do again and again to signify a specific purpose. The University of Alabama’s Kelly Avery shares a few simple traditions families can start this holiday season.

UA Matters: Dealing with Stress During the Holidays

The holidays can be a busy, and stressful, time of year. The University of Alabama’s Dr. Harriet Myers offers a few suggestions on how to deal with the stress.

UA Matters: Creating Fun, Imaginative Halloween Costumes at Home

With Halloween just around the corner, many parents are beginning to think about whether their little ones will delight or fright this year. The University of Alabama’s Melissa Panzarello provides some fun and easy ideas that can make use of items you may have available around the house.

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