How to Help Your Child Relate to Kids With Special Needs

How do I help my kids act around kids with special needs?When we see our kids gazing at someone that looks or act differently than us, we’re quick

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10 Ways to Raise a Reader For Life

What can you do, as a parent, to raise a reader? In our efforts to “educate” our children, educational systems have placed so much emphasis on learning that

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8 Ways to Empower Kids to Love Their Bodies

There’s a battle going on in your backyard.In your bathroom.On your big screen.It’s a battle with the side of yourself that you hope your kids don’t notice.Health vs.

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Dear Parent, This Teacher Has 8 Secrets to Share With You

What Teachers Secretly Wish They Could Tell You Teaching is hard. Fulfilling and life-changing yes, but also hard. Taking care of that many kids for 40 hours every

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My Christmas Miracle: Why I Stopped Hating Our Elf-On-The-Shelf

A Christmas miracle occurred right inside the confines of my own grinchy self.(Ok, that’s dramatic. I’m not at all grinchy but I have nursed a long and resentful

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7 Ways to Avoid Gift-Giving Overload This Year

You buy things.Lots of things. Groceries, clothes, school supplies, toys, and more.Things you want, things you need, things you didn’t need but bought anyway.It’s how most of us

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The Cyber Bully Is The New Worst Kid On The Block.

Have you heard about the new kid on the block?It’s the bully that never goes away.He doesn’t go home for dinner and a long night’s sleep to give

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How to Fight In Front of Your Kids

Fighting in front of the kids?!Who in their right mind would expose their sweet, innocent children to parental conflict?Oh, wait! Everyone. On. Earth. Because we’re all human and stuff.

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8 Ways to Raise Kids Who Can Cope (even if you can’t)

[thrive_headline_focus title=”You want one thing for your kids.” orientation=”left”]You want them to be happy.Don’t you?Oh, and culturally, socially and academically successful, too. (Of course.)You want them to be

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