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Coaching Kids through Chores Builds Self-Worth
March 27, 2017 – 9:04 am | No Comment
Coaching Kids through Chores Builds Self-Worth

Encouraging Kids to Help Around the House Makes them feel Valued
Putting one’s house in order can help get your child’s inner self in order too. Remember how good it feels to fold and put laundry …

Teaching Your Child to Read
March 15, 2017 – 7:05 am | No Comment
Teaching Your Child to Read

How to Help Your Child Become a Strong Reader
Teaching your child to read is not difficult. Follow these simple tips to help your child become strong reader.

Staying Connected with Your Child When You’re a Working Parent
March 14, 2017 – 8:51 am | No Comment
Staying Connected with Your Child When You’re a Working Parent

Working Parent: To Work or Not to Work, That is NOT the Question
By Shannon Cassidy
Do kids suffer if their parents work?
Does every kid wish for a Mom or Dad to be waiting at the bus …

50+ Ways to Show Kids You Care
February 27, 2017 – 3:22 pm | One Comment
50+ Ways to Show Kids You Care

It is so important to show kids we love them every day of the year. While many of these we do naturally, we might not do them often enough or sometimes we just need to …

Holding Teenagers Accountable for their Behavior
February 23, 2017 – 12:52 pm | No Comment
Holding Teenagers Accountable for their Behavior

Do you enable your teenager’s poor behavior?
A woman I know named Mary had a teen son with anxiety issues.  Things escalated with him and he began to refuse to go to school. Eventually, he was …

Fun Ways to Teach Your Child About Money
February 16, 2017 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Fun Ways to Teach Your Child About Money

It’s never too early to learn about money. With so many advertisements, gift exchanges, special meals, and time off work during the holidays, your child has likely seen many images that encourage spending regardless of …

How to Help Kids Develop a Positive Body Image
February 15, 2017 – 8:32 am | One Comment
How to Help Kids Develop a Positive Body Image

Keeping Up Appearances: Helping Young People Develop Healthy—Not Harmful— Attitudes About the Way They Look
by Rhonda Franz
February is National Eating Disorders Awareness Month. According to the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA), 10 million females are …

14 Valentine’s Day Traditions to Share with Your Kids
February 11, 2017 – 7:00 am | One Comment
14 Valentine’s Day Traditions to Share with Your Kids

How to Make Valentine’s Day Special for Your Family
By Kerrie McLoughlin
Growing up, I always looked forward to Valentine’s Day.  I loved making valentines for my friends at school and decorating a shoebox to collect them. …

Helping Your Teens Set SMART Goals for the New Year
January 2, 2017 – 9:00 am | No Comment
Helping Your Teens Set SMART Goals for the New Year

How SMART Goals help determine what should be categorized as a goal.
I really don’t like the word “resolution” – and I never set any New Year’s Resolutions for myself. The way I see it, if …

Make Potty Training Funderway Day
December 31, 2016 – 8:04 am | No Comment
Make Potty Training Funderway Day

5 Tips to Keep Your Potty Training Resolutions
With every new year comes New Year’s resolutions! From losing weight to quitting smoking lots of folks like to kick off the season with a personal goals, …