Strangers On Plane Throw Impromptu Baby Shower For Adopted Newborn

A couple flying home to California on a Southwest Airlines flight were treated to a surprise and impromptu baby shower while bringing home their newly adopted daughter.

In a Twitter thread that has now been liked over 15,000 times, father Dustin Moore said he was inspired to share the details of the kindness his family experienced from Southwest flight attendants and passengers while bringing their adopted daughter home from Colorado.

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U.S. Ranks No. 39 In World Report On Children’s Health, Safety

A new report shows the U.S. ranks lower than 38 other countries on measurements of children’s health, survival, education, and nutrition. The report, published in the medical journal The Lancet on Tuesday, February 18, ranked 180 countries based on a child flourishing index.

The findings were compiled by over 40 child and adolescent health experts in a commission convened by the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF. Ecological degradation, climate change, and advertising harmful products to youth were just a few of the factors, the report says, that have created an uncertain future for children around the world.

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Top Purse Brands Every Retailer Should Know

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*When it comes to taking your fashion game to the next level, there’s nothing better than having great accessories. And perhaps the ultimate accessory for any woman is a great handbag.

After all, an amazing purse is the perfect touch for completing an outfit. Women all over the world clamor to buy the top purse brands, making them the envy of their friends and peers. 

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How Top Companies Like Airbnb Are Improving Sustainability in the Workplace

Do you know any more businesses who are striving to help the planet?

If organizations talking about the environment are starting to sound like a broken record, it’s because the issue has never been more serious than it is today. In fact, it’s been estimated that at least 17 million acres of forests will be lost permanently to city development over the next 50 years.

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How Can You Grow a Successful Small Business?

In today’s world, starting a small business is a process that is ripe with more opportunities than ever before. However, that does not mean that starting a business that is successful is not without its own hurdles, obstacles, and roadblocks. Far too many business owners leap into the world of business without doing the slightest work to ensure that they are prepared for the challenges that lie ahead. The good news is that there are more resources than ever before that you can consult when you’re feeling lost or stuck in growing your successful small business. Here’s our simple guide to growing a successful small business. Let’s get started.

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Everything You Need to Know To Be Prepared for Flu and Cold Season

With cold and flu season upon us, it’s a good idea to remember some of the most important tips and tricks that can help you stay healthy throughout the season. Here’s our simple guide that will show you everything you need to know in order to be ready for this year’s cold and flu season:

 

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Keep Your Children Safe Online: 10 Internet Safety Tips for Kids

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In 2015, about 60% of children ages 3 to 17 had used the Internet at home. This is six times more than the number of children who did in 1997. 

With the Internet becoming more and more accessible, it’s easier for children to find a way to access the entire interweb. 

The internet is a scary place, especially for parents. However, you can teach your children online security with these internet safety tips for kids.

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7 Essential Benefits of Learning Spanish

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*If you’re looking to learn a second language, Spanish is the right choice for a lot of reasons. Not only does it have around 329 million native speakers, but it has the second-highest amount of speakers overall in the world (after English.) Needless to say, learning such a common and powerful language is an awesome way to invest your time!

Learning Spanish opens a lot of doors for a person, both personally and professionally. Here, we’re going to talk more specifically about a few of the benefits of learning Spanish. Read on to learn how to start your second language journey off right!

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