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7 Common Back to School Hassles and Simple Parenting Solutions

7 Common Back to School Hassles and Simple Parenting Solutions

August 14, 2014, Comments Off

Though back to school should be exciting, parents often describe frantic mornings, hectic evenings, and ...

Teaching Kids How to Be Upstanders

Teaching Kids How to Be Upstanders

July 25, 2014, Comments Off

Bullying Prevention »

10 Ways to Nurture Tolerance to Reduce Bullying

10 Ways to Nurture Tolerance to Reduce Bullying

August 11, 2014, No Comments

How teaching children tolerance can curb bullying, peer cruelty and stop the cycle of youth ...

Teaching Kids How to Be Upstanders

Teaching Kids How to Be Upstanders

July 25, 2014, Comments Off

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12 (Not So) Surprising Benefits of Play

12 (Not So) Surprising Benefits of Play

October 1, 2013, No Comments

Dozen benefits of child-directed (aka unscheduled, spontaneous) play for our stressed-out, over-supervised kids. Okay folks, I’m ...

Please Join Me to Stop Teen Medicine Abuse!

Please Join Me to Stop Teen Medicine Abuse!

August 22, 2013, Comments Off

Behaviour Management »

Discipline That Teaches Kids to Care

Discipline That Teaches Kids to Care

January 31, 2014, No Comments

Barbara watched her son, Aaron, and his neighbor friend, Brent, play basketball. Just then the ...

Controlling the Chaos

Controlling the Chaos

December 13, 2013, No Comments
Creating Happy Kids

Creating Happy Kids

December 12, 2013, No Comments

Assertiveness »

Conflict Resolution for Kids

Conflict Resolution for Kids

March 26, 2014, No Comments

REALITY CHECK: Did you know that tweens and teens say one of their biggest daily ...

Body Image »

Dangerous Websites for Teen Girls That Teach Self-Harm

Dangerous Websites for Teen Girls That Teach Self-Harm

January 16, 2014, No Comments

Websites tailored to young girls that encourage negative self-image, eating disorders and cold-blooded cruelty Note ...

Stress & Kids »

Signs of Stress in Kids and Teens and How to Reduce It

Signs of Stress in Kids and Teens and How to Reduce It

December 8, 2013, Comments Off

Parenting advice to help kids and teens learn healthy ways to handle stress Think stress ...