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Lane Brown
Works at Freelance Marketing, writer and full-time mom
Attended Colorado State University
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In honor of #WorldBookDay here at 32 classic books for parents to read with their kids, thanks to suggestions from the Great Books Foundation.
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Searching for my relatives, #genealogyroadshow style. 
PBS premieres a second season of ‘Genealogy Roadshow’ January 13 and one mom learns from the experts how to search for more information about the great parents of her family before her.
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Quiz - do you know some basic big kid skills?
Contrary to popular belief, or what our smartphones might show, we can’t look up everything on ehow.com. While some schools have cut HomeEc and shop classes, some students are embracing the maker movement, building their own bikes and knitting their own clothes, or miniature animals for their Etsy stores. What about the basics? Before a child turns 18, there are some basic skills that could make the difference in fending for themselves, or always...
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Good idea. Bad approach.
A mom in Britain has started a campaign to ensure young kids wear safety vests during winter months to make them more visible to motorists. She has asked it be made law, which has earned her a few critics.
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If you have kids, you do realize this is a totally legitimate question
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Can't stand science fair season? You aren't alone. 
A photo originally posted on George Takei's Facebook wall in 2014 illustrates the cookie cutter nature of school science fairs, and it has re-surfaced in time for this year's science fair season.
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Good news!
President Obama is renewing his push to secure legislation that will guarantee paid leave for working parents. The move would help 40 million workers in the private sector who do not have paid sick leave.
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Alright folks, screen time is OK, but don't abuse the privilege
Good news for parents, screen time for toddlers has been redeemed in-part by a new reports which asserts it has benefits. Bad news, if you aren’t using the screen with kids, you’re still missing the point.
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Educate yourself in time for elections. Here is your 30-second cheat sheet. 
Here's the bottom line: Republicans are likely to take control of the Senate and keep control of the House, but only if lots of registered voters who don't want that to happen sit out midterm elections, as they have in the past.
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What Malala and a 12-year-old bride show us about #internationaldayofthegirl 
Thea, a fictional child bride in Norway, is part of a story about thousands of GIFS, tweets, and videos of Malala Yousafzai and the Internet as the most valuable tool to raise awareness for international girl’s rights.
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Freelance editor, writer, marketer, and full-time mom
Skills
Writing, social media marketing, blogging, public relations
Employment
  • Freelance Marketing, writer and full-time mom
    Boss, 2012 - present
  • The Christian Science Monitor
    Family Page editor, 2013 - present
  • The Christian Science Monitor
    Marketing Specialist, 2 - 2012
  • Edelman
    Account Executive - Supervisor, 9 - 6
  • Rubenstein Associates
    Assistant - Account Executive, 8 - 11
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Female
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Momma, marathoner, writer
Introduction
Interested in the way we tell stories and interact with one another, online and off. 
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16 marathons, 10 toenails
Education
  • Colorado State University
    Journalism, PR Concentration, 8 - 4