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The Happy Home – Does it Exist, And The Role of Parents?

The Happy Home - Does it Exist, And The Role of Parents? Kids arguing again. Financial strains. Personalities clash and interests pull everyone in multiple...

Mom Code: What is it and Why It Should Be Followed?

Learn How Breaking Mom Code Can Break a Community Every mother has been under the watchful eye of the parenting community at some point.  It...

Good Enough: Words of Advice from my OB

The day that we were discharged from the hospital, my obstetrician came in to give me one last once-over. We chit-chatted about how well...

Back to school: 6 parenting tips on raising kind and confident kids

It has been three years since my daughter was born. As she gets ready to start pre-school this September I think about how she...

5 Important Things To Remember When You Talk To A Teenage Girl

I am the mother of a teenage girl. Some days, I can't say that without gritting my teeth or having my lower lip tremble,...

5 Healthy Dental Habits for Back to School

Back-to-school is more than just school supply shopping. More than 51 million school hours are missed every year due to dental health related problems....

7 Qualities of Successful Children

Back-to-School is here, there, and everywhere. Entire sections of stores previously designated for water toys and patio furniture have been cleared to make way...

New Mom: 5 “Need to Knows,” No One Wants to Tell You

So, new mommy, your bundle of joy is finally here. You survived the birth, you have your adorable newborn pictures hanging up, your nursery...

3 Ways to Boost Your Child’s Confidence for the New School Year

The new school year can be an exciting time. And yet, for many children, back to school means back to worrying. Worrying about try-outs,...

How to Help Your Child Get Beyond Boredom Fast

As the Mom of a formerly bored 8-year-old, I know how frustrating it can be when your kid’s schoolwork starts to lag. For Jessie,...