Category Archives: Kids

Info and advice for parents of school-aged children.

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Celebrity Kids’ Hairstyles

Look no further than these celebrity offspring and their adorable hairstyles. The best part about these cute hairstyles, it didn’t take a whole team to put together. The Half-Up Ponytail Celebrity Kid: Harper Beckham The Look: Even though this little tot belongs to two high-profiled parents, it doesn’ ...
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Childhood Joy

It’s so easy to get caught in the daily energy of life. To move from one very needed activity like wiping a mouth or packing a lunch to the next without a thought. And then my youngest walks into the kitchen with a smile on her face, humming our favorite song. In that moment I try to recall that ...
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Tween Activities for Summer

You tween is looking forward to this summer as a great time to hang with friends, spend plenty of time online and just in general enjoy not having to go to school. But you can bet within a few weeks of that school closing, your walls will be echoing with cries of “Mom – I’m bored!” B ...

5 Controversial Parenting Methods

From the day you start letting people know your pregnant, everyone seems to begin to give you parenting advice. Whether you’re discussing sleeping techniques or what to feed your child, parents always seem to have an opinion. In fact, they can become quite passionate about the practices used to ...
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Kids and Books – A Summer Tradition

Don’t leave kids and books out of your plans this summer. With school over your kids are probably looking at a long hot summer of fun. They are planning on heading out to the neighborhood pool, afternoons just hanging with friends and plenty of sports. A big part of summer is also the leisure to ...

Let’s Raise Our Girls to Have A Positive Body Image

In today’s society, the facts are quite disturbing. The Center for Disease Control and National Association of Eating Disorders have stated, girls at the tender age of 6 will start to express concerns regarding their weight and overall shape of their body. The scary thing being half of the nation’s yo ...
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Summer Camp Hacks – Getting Ready

My kid is heading to overnight summer camp. Just the phrase conjures up images of singing by the campfire and swimming in the lake. If this is your first experience with it, don’t panic. There is plenty of time to prepare for this adventure for both you and the kids. But before they head out and ...
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Stop Your Toddler In their Tracks: Ways To Prevent Bad Behavior

If you have noticed a little troublemaker come out in your toddler, its important to learn the ways of handling them appropriately. As their parent, its important to show them whoʼs in control. If you make immediate changes, you will be able to prevent bad behavior now. ...
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Steps To Help Your Stuttering Child

    Many children who are young and just learning to talk can stutter quite frequently. Stuttering or stammering is quite normal, with roughly three million of Americans who stutter. Even though parents worry about this, most of these children will outgrow the stuttering and will talk normal ...
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New Study: Working Moms Make Successful Daughters

Vera Ivanova We all know the guilt that some mothers have when leaving their children behind at a daycare center as they rush off to work. It is unfair though, that a woman would have to give up a career that she has worked so hard for the second she has a child, and luckily now there is information w ...