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raising kids

Are You Raising Your Kids To Be Nice?

Are You Raising Your Kids To Be Nice? Did you know a recent study was conducted that asked our youth about what their parents main concern was? About eighty percent replied with parents being concerned with their achievement or happiness other than if they cared for others. To make sure you’re r ...
millennial parents

How Millennial Parents Are Making the World a Better Place

How Millennial Parents Are Making the World a Better Place Did you know that close to 90% of all mothers these days are millennial parents? While that number from Goldman Sachs is being touted as astonishing, it shouldn’t be. Since the Millennial Generation are those born between 1980 and 2000, ...
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Off The Grid Parents Fight For Kids

Off The Grid Parents Fight For Kids Local officials have taken custody of the ten kids of off the grid parents for a variety of charges including neglect. The family lived in what they referred to as a “tiny house”, a self-constructed 280 square foot building without running water or elect ...
helicopter parenting

Helicopter Parenting Vs Free Range Parenting

Helicopter Parenting Vs Free Range Parenting There are many types of parents that surround us each and every day. You will notice the parents that are overly protective towards their child, barely letting them play at the park. Then you’ll see the parents whose child is off venturing about, exploring ...
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Birth Moms Are Reunited At Last

Birth Moms Are Reunited At Last As more and more laws are passed allowing adopted children to request their birth certificate, birth moms are reunited with children they never thought they would see again. Mothers Day always seems to make these stories more poignant, but the joy remains no matter when ...
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Tips For Raising An Only Child

Tips For Raising An Only Child There are many benefits and challenges to raising an only child. Parents of only children are able to be involved more, as the focus remains on one child. Parents should find the right balance of what works for their child and what doesn’t, so they can raise their child ...
divorced parents

Newly Divorced Parents Can Travel Too!

Newly Divorced Parents Can Travel Too! For many traveling is a fun thing for us to experience and we are able to plan our trips as we wish. Things change, however, when you are a single parent. A fun trip can easily turn into a nightmare, so let’s take a look at some things newly divorced parents can ...
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The Evolving Definition Of Families

The Evolving Definition Of Families We are cursed to live in interesting times, it seems. One of the hallmarks of it appears to be the evolving definition of families and ways of parenting. Today’s families can range far beyond the old traditional definition of a married man and woman living tog ...
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Getting Kids Involved In Charity

Getting Kids Involved In Charity Learning the importance of volunteering at a young age can instill lifelong impressions in the heart. Getting kids involved in charity can be enriching and valuable to their development.  Here are some different organizations to get involved within the community, and t ...
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U.K. Gay Couple Wins Custody Battle

U.K. Gay Couple Wins Custody Battle A little girl will be allowed to stay with her biological father and his boyfriend after a lengthy legal fight with the mother. England’s High Court decided the gay couple wins custody over a mother many deemed homophobic. The main argument was over the surrog ...