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Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor

Brittany is a freelance writer and editor with a Bachelor of Science in Foods and Nutrition and a writer’s certificate from the University of Western Ontario. She enjoyed a stint as a personal trainer and is an avid runner. Brittany loves to combine running and traveling, and has run numerous races across North America and Europe. She also loves chocolate more than anything else… the darker, the better!
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Study Shows Students Learn Better When They Take Handwritten Notes

The educational system is being swept along in the race for technological advancement and supremacy in nearly every country. I’m not anti-technology, but I’m aware of the disadvantages of the Computer Age. Students don’t engage in interesting practical work in some schools around the world anymore. Some instructors will merely project a virtual lab or […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor

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109-Year-Old Woman Said Secret to Long Life Is Avoiding Men

When it comes to knowing the secret to a long life, who better to talk to than a centenarian? Some say it all comes down to eating healthy or exercising daily and others say they’ve just been blessed with good genes. There was even one woman named Susannah Mushatt Jones who claimed eating bacon was […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor

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20-Year-Old Man Sustains Severe Burns after Diving Into a Burning House to Save His Little Niece

He’s dealing with indescribable pain, disfigurement, exhaustion, but he would do it all over again without a second thought. The severe burns all over his body could never dampen Derrick Byrd’s love for his family. 8-year-old Mercedes now knows that real-life heroes don’t wear capes. They come in the form of ordinary people, like her […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor

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High School Hosts ‘Adulting Day’ to Teach Students Real-life Basics Before They Graduate

Times have changed, and while most parents will always do their best to bring their kids up properly, not many kids these days are being taught how to handle themselves in the real world, ‘adulting’ as some call it. Kids formerly learned basic life skills such as cooking cleaning, ironing, plumbing, car maintenance, and even […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor

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Dear Dads, Take More Pictures Of Mom And Her Kids

If there’s one thing that a lot of parents have in common, it’s that they love taking pictures of their children. Their cameras are constantly at the ready to capture all of the candid moments that our kids experience throughout their childhood, so they can have memories to look back on when they’re grown and […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor

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Handheld Screen Time Linked to Delayed Speech Development

The effects of technology use and screen time on children and youth, positive or negative, are relevant now more than ever. From news stories to research studies, parents, educators and scientists alike are all eager (and worried, perhaps) to know what technology is doing to our young people and the generations to come. To add […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor

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When You Grow Up With A Strong Mother, You Too Become Strong

A bond between a mother and daughter is unlike anything else, and this relationship is an essential building block for a girl. Strong mothers raise strong daughters, and there are a few things worth mentioning about a strong woman. Let a daughter of a strong mother tell you, a girl can flourish on her own, […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor