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7 Ways Children Teach Us About Happiness

Children understand being happy without putting it in words. As parents we can learn and relearn about being happy by observing them, listening to...

Read to Your Child and Your Child Reads to You – A New Way to Build a Parent-Child Tie

One of the joys of being a parent is to read to your child. We begin with picture books and slowly move on to...

Teaching Responsible Technology – Should a 7-Year Old Have His Own Cell Phone?

The other day my 7-year old son got off the camp bus and told me some of the other 6 and 7-year old campers...

Conquering the Fear and Celebrating the Milestone

One of the biggest achievements in a child’s life is conquering the fear of something they believe they’re too scared to do. This includes,...

Big Girl Bed Battles

“I would NEVER let my kids sleep in the bed with me.  You are crazy.  You need to break this habit now.” I’ve received this...

6 Ways To Have A Super Vacation

Everyone on social media is packing up and heading to a summer destination.  Sometimes, it seems like vacation is more stressful than staying home....

5 Things Moms Shouldn’t Fear

There are 5 things every mom shouldn't fear when raising a tiny tot. 1. Growth --  Let's face it, there's nothing we can do about...

6 Ways to Survive Summer

Summer is in full swing (or making its debut) all over the country.  For me, keeping my kids busy is the most difficult part...

Top 5 Tips to Surviving Single Parenthood

Raising children is not for the faint of heart. Between the tantrums, vomit, hormones and math homework, there’s barely enough time to breath, let...

Kids Headed To The Playground? Make Note Of These Important Safety Tips

School is almost out, which means that parks and playgrounds will soon be swarming with kids.  Playgrounds can be a great place to socialize...