Holiday Wonder Brings Sparkle to Fair Park this Season
October 16, 2017 – 12:10 pm | No Comment

Holiday Wonder Brings Sparkle to the Season in Fair Park Nov. 21 – Jan. 7
Magical lanterns. Lifetime of Memories. Family-friendly event illuminates holiday season with artistic wonderland creations, attractions and performances
Holiday Wonder debuts this winter …

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Avoiding The Melt Downs
June 3, 2013 – 5:07 pm | No Comment
Avoiding The Melt Downs

How to Avoid Melt Downs
by Amy Egan
So often I hear complaints from parents about their children’s reactions to limits and consequences. Parents are hurt, surprised, outraged, incensed, annoyed, insulted and/or angered that their child throws …

Ohio Kidnappings: What Should We Teach Our Children?
May 16, 2013 – 6:31 pm | No Comment
Ohio Kidnappings: What Should We Teach Our Children?

How to Talk to Your Children About the Ohio Kidnappings
“Amanda Berry turned 17 on the day that she was abducted, Gina DeJesus just barely a teen at age 13, Michelle Knight, the oldest of the …

Tips to Help Your Baby Sleep Better
May 2, 2013 – 10:49 am | No Comment
Tips to Help Your Baby Sleep Better

Instilling Good Sleep Habits in Your Baby
by Visa Shanmugam
If you are a first time parent, congratulations! You have brought this tiny little human being home and it is your sole responsibility to care, feed and …

Talking to Kids About the Tragic Events
April 18, 2013 – 4:10 pm | No Comment
Talking to Kids About the Tragic Events

Child Psychologist Offers Tips on How to Talk to Kids About Tragic Events
Making sense of the tragic events such as the Boston Marathon bombings and the West Texas Fertilizer Plant explosion can be quite a …

It’s never too late to start setting boundaries
April 4, 2013 – 10:02 am | One Comment
It’s never too late to start setting boundaries

Setting boundaries for grown kids too
by Amy Egan
Many times I have gotten the question, “Is it ever too late to start setting boundaries with children?” Parents wonder if they have missed the boat by the …

How To Raise Emotionally Healthy Children: Feeling Secure
March 28, 2013 – 1:34 pm | One Comment
How To Raise Emotionally Healthy Children: Feeling Secure

Fifth in a Series of Articles on Raising Emotionally Healthy Children
 
Guest Post from The Children’s Project
According to Dr. Newmark, the fifth critical emotional need of children is the need to feel Secure.  Security means creating …

Why Family Dinners Are Important
March 18, 2013 – 1:01 pm | No Comment
Why Family Dinners Are Important

Encouraging Family Dinners
by: Tracey Doull
We all know how important it is to sit down at the table for a meal with the family on a regular basis, but often this is much easier said than …

Letting Kids Be Self-Reliant at Sleepaway Camp
March 14, 2013 – 10:24 am | No Comment
Letting Kids Be Self-Reliant at Sleepaway Camp

Letting Go—Parents and Camps Foster Children’s Self-Reliance
Print a List of Questions To Ask Camp Directors
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by Marla Coleman
I have witnessed, first-hand, the incredible journeys of children …

Kids Need to Feel Valued
March 14, 2013 – 6:28 am | No Comment
Kids Need to Feel Valued

Legacy of Rescue: A Daughter’s Tribute
Kids Need to Feel Valued: Value Your Children for Who They Are – Not Who You Need Them to Be
By Marta Fuchs, MLS, MFT
“I got everything I wanted except what …

Simplifying Parenting
March 11, 2013 – 3:03 pm | No Comment
Simplifying Parenting

Simplifying Parenting from the Start:
Me + You = Us
by Cynthia Frosch, PhD
In the current climate, many families are choosing to scale back, live more simply, and prioritize.  Moving to a larger home or spending money …