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Modern Families Blog Carnival – January 2009 January 5, 2009

Filed under: January 2009 — blackbv @ 5:14 pm

Happy new year and welcome to the first edition of the Modern Families blog carnival for 2009! Hopefully, everyone has had an enjoyable holiday season and what better way to unwind than to read about others’ experiences and advice.


Family Life

  • Gary R. presents Camp For Free or Nearly Free! posted at Camping Tips, saying, “Looking to find a campground that is free or $10 or less? There are more places than you’d think where you camp for free or nearly free.”

Financial Health


  • Walter presents Potential Location of Autism Genes Identified posted at Highlight HEALTH, saying, “Last month at the 58th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics in Philadelphia, researchers reported the results of two genome-wide genetic analyses, identifying five significant loci that contribute to autism susceptibility, three of which have not been reported previously, as well as a novel association of genetic variation on chromosome 5 with autism.”


  • Aahz presents Live Blogging Thanksgiving 2008 at The Caverns posted at Philaahzophy, saying, “What’s a divorced dad to do when he finds out five dys before Thanksgiving that his ex-wife will be working all day? Dive into the unexplored arena of the kitchen and live blog the preparation of his first ever Thanksgiving feast :D”


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