Contact Us
Families

Families - Page 7

Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Babies"R"Us
Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Babies"R"Us
[

Same Name-Two Reactions-Judging Baby Names — Dave’s Diary

I’m a little over a month away from becoming a grandfather for the second time.  It’s pretty exciting.  Son Lance (just a coincidence) has a gorgeous little girl named Aubrey and daughter Sarah (just a coincidence) is due to give birth in May.  Interestingly she has decided not to learn the sex of the baby before the bundle of joy is born.   It’s kinda driving her husband crazy!  

Read More|Comment

Category: Families, Survey
Rob Kim/FilmMagic
Rob Kim/FilmMagic
[

More Millennial Moms – Fewer Millenial Dads — Dave’s Diary

A recent opinion piece in the YHR cited the sad statistics of out of wedlock childbirth.

"Out-of-wedlock births are now at 72 percent in the African-American community and 53 percent among Latinos, compared to 29 percent among non-Hispanic whites

Read More|Comment

Catholic school children
Getty Images
[

Central Washington Catholic Foundation Announces Tuition Assistance Grants

 

 

The grants will fund 75 new and returning student tuition assistance grants.

Read More|Comment

Ann Hermes/The Christian Science Monitor via Getty Images
Ann Hermes/The Christian Science Monitor via Getty Images
[

Heritage Students Get Ready To S.O.A.R. — Dave’s Diary

Chop Chop Brainiacs, time to get a move on. There’s less than two weeks left for the valley’s brightest students to apply for one of seven new scholarships at Heritage University.

Read More|Comment

Orlando Sentinel/MCT via Getty Images
Orlando Sentinel/MCT via Getty Images
[

Lack of Spousal Support Can lead to Heart Disease — Dave’s Diary

 

Put down the newspaper and the knitting needles and listen up!  Ambivalence kills!  Now that I have your attention let me share again a story we reported on the Morning News about couples, interaction and heart disease.

Read More|Comment

Joe Corrigan/Getty Images
Joe Corrigan/Getty Images
[

Today’s Busy Parents Still Spend More Time With Kids — Dave’s Diary

My daughter Kate loves to play games or should I say loves to play games if she wins.  She’s 5.  Get’s it from her dad.  Last night we played a few rounds of her newest game Hi Ho Cherry-o.  It’s about picking fruit so it seemed a good fit for a kid in the Yakima valley.  The little rascal won all three matches fair and square to plenty of parental applause from me and her mom. 

Read More|Comment

Category: Families, Lifestyle, Survey
Europa Press/Europa Press via Getty Images
Europa Press/Europa Press via Getty Images
[

First Names Signal Success in Marriage — Dave’s Diary

Some people will search for every possible sign that Mr. or Ms. Dreamy really is Ms. Or Mr. Right, right down to the picture I.D.  Allow me to explain. A British group asked 2,000 people what names they identified with being good husbands and wives.  We’re not sure how the respondents came up with their answers but it interesting to think that your

great great grandma's first name, passed on to you, could be the key to your marital success!  Here are the lists.

Read More|Comment

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
[

What’s Reasonable When it Comes to Allowance — Dave’s Diary

Did you get an allowance as a kid?  Raised on the farm in the Midwest in the 60’s we were “allowed” to have dinner!  Not much in the way of allowance on the farm but hard work could get you a calf or a couple acres of wheat.  So I will be the first to say I don’t have much of a perspective on cash for kids but the Harris people do.

Read More|Comment

Category: Families, Lifestyle, Survey
Feng Li/Getty Images
Feng Li/Getty Images
[

Don’t Be Bored in Your Marriage Because Chances Are It Won’t Improve — Dave’s Diary

Heads up bridal show attendees.  Beware the seven year itch and the seven year boredom check! If you find marriage boring after seven years, it doesn't get any better. All the excited brides and grooms attending this weekend’s event at the Sundome are thinking happily ever after but there is a reality check up ahead.

Read More|Comment

dogger
[

The The Many Benefits of Bowser- Dog Ownership Pays Off — Dave’s Diary

Our family has joined the ranks of the millions who are dog owners.  My daughter is thrilled. My wife is thrilled plus.  “Dewey” is fitting right in and making for an extra happy holiday season.

Read More|Comment

Category: Families, Study

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkit.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!