“Hey, I just thought you should know that the Smiths [alias] are filing for divorce,” my friend whispered on the sly, as the carpool crew (two of whom were Smiths) scrambled into my car after soccer practice. “They aren’t telling the kids.” I barely had a response. If my friend is telling me, then others know too. Which made it hard to imagine those kids not knowing.
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Remember Joe Camel (aka Old Joe)? Back in the late ’80s, the cartoon mascot for Camel cigarettes sparked a decade-long controversy. Experts charged that the smoking character encouraged youth to purchase Camel cigarettes, leading to a 66-fold increase in sales among teenagers.
You’re finally over the shock of seeing those double blue lines. Now what? Start by perusing this handy guide to the absolute best of the best for Dallas-Fort Worth moms and babies. Local moms voted on their favorites for everything from baby-sitting sources to childbirth classes and we tallied the results. From the best class for tiny swimmers to the best baby-clothing boutique, it’s all here in our Best for Moms and Babies 2015.