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Today Show Appearance: May 2 – the 8:20 am Are You A Grupster?????

Michele Borba May 1, 2007 Comments Off on Today Show Appearance: May 2 – the 8:20 am Are You A Grupster?????

Are you a grupster? Maybe I should first ask if you’ve even heard of the term. But it’s a hot new life-style trend that appears to have started in Austin, and then became famous

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Today Show: Tuesday, Apr. 24 8:09 am The Results of Mom Survey — HOW MOMS THINK THEY’RE DOING

Michele Borba April 23, 2007 Comments Off on Today Show: Tuesday, Apr. 24 8:09 am The Results of Mom Survey — HOW MOMS THINK THEY’RE DOING

Did you know that 96% of moms say they are far more stressed than moms twenty years ago??? Okay, if that didn’t surprise the heck out of you, how about this next one: Almost

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Today Show: Monday, Apr. 23 8:15 am GLAMMA!!!

Michele Borba April 23, 2007 Comments Off on Today Show: Monday, Apr. 23 8:15 am GLAMMA!!!

Did you know that 47 is the average age most women today will become first-time grandmas? And this is the first generation of women who not only will be grandparents but also have their

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Ways to Help Kids in Times of Tragedy

Michele Borba April 20, 2007 Comments Off on Ways to Help Kids in Times of Tragedy

The events in Japan this week are horrific.  Such sorrow. It’s sometimes too much to bear as more reports come in. And then we think of the children and what they must be thinking

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NEW STUDY SHOWS PARENTS ARE SPENDING MORE TIME WITH THEIR CHILDREN; My Fox Headline News Commentary Mar 21

Michele Borba March 21, 2007 Comments Off on NEW STUDY SHOWS PARENTS ARE SPENDING MORE TIME WITH THEIR CHILDREN; My Fox Headline News Commentary Mar 21

This week FOX Headline News asked me to comment on a new University of Maryland study lead by Suzanne Bianchi about American parenting trends. I was fascinated when they emailed me the report and

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MY TODAY SHOW APPEARANCE February 21 The New Name Game: Parenting Kids in the 21st Century

Michele Borba February 25, 2007 Comments Off on MY TODAY SHOW APPEARANCE February 21 The New Name Game: Parenting Kids in the 21st Century

This week I was a guest on the Today show to discuss the New Name Game in Parenting. One of the biggest parenting dilemmas used to be choosing our kids’ first names. We’d spend

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School-Wide Adopt a Student Programs

Michele Borba November 25, 2006 Comments Off on School-Wide Adopt a Student Programs

I’ve had so many requests from workshop participants asking how to start a Adopt-A-Student program I decided to include them here. There are no right or wrong ways to implement the program as long

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How to Discuss School Violence and Tragedies With Kids

Michele Borba October 4, 2006 Comments Off on How to Discuss School Violence and Tragedies With Kids

A horrific number of incidents have taken place in schools over the past two weeks: A Montreal school shooting, a 15 year old Wisconsin boy shooting his principal, Colorado girls held hostage molested and

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