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11 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Becoming a Step-Parent

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For a lot of parents, the idea of becoming a step-parent would be out of the question. But for many others, when the love for a partner and their kids is so great, you don’t question…

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How to Raise Kids in an Instagram World

Social media is an important tool in teens’ lives, but parents have to set healthy expectations and practices. Together we can prevent self-harm and suicide by spotting unrealistic images, setting social media boundaries, and investing in our personal relationships.

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How to Raise an Emotionally Resilient Kid

Emotional resilience not only translates into a higher sense of confidence and self-esteem, but it allows kids to bounce back from failure, conquer challenges and more. These five tips will help you raise an emotionally healthy child.

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10 Ways to Positively Parent Your Children

Build a strong and healthy relationship with your child by using these positive parenting tips.

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Success Isn’t Black & White for Kids—It’s a Spectrum

“Perfection doesn’t equal success in my book.”

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The Eager Parent’s Guide to Starting Finger Foods with Their Kiddo

Right when you think you have it down with purees, it’ll be time to start your baby on finger foods. But how will you know your child is ready?
Watch the baby, not the clock
The American Academy of Pediatrics…

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A Social Taboo: Why Everyone Needs to Flip the Script About Money

My grandpa once told me there are three things you don’t talk about with people: religion, politics, and money.  It is one of those topics that makes people feel uncomfortable.  Recently I am on my own abundance journey. It is…

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Do You Know the Secret to Raising a Safe, Smart Kid?

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By Sierra Filucci, Common Sense Media 
When it comes to parenting frustrations, nothing beats the challenges of setting screen limits, picking appropriate media, and figuring out Snapchat. We’re raising “digital natives” but we’re supposed to be the experts? Actually, no.…

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Why My Husband and I Kiss in Front of Our Kids

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“Awww, gross!” That’s what my 12 and 9-year-old kids say when they see my husband and I kissing. It’s delightful to see their faces of disgust and embarrassment as my husband and I take it a step…

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How my Husband’s Grandparents Give Me Hope for the Future

Many people are lucky enough to grow up with their grandparents. They see them for holiday dinners, visit on weekends and sometimes get to spend the night! That wasn’t quite how I grew up. I was lucky enough to get…

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Want “Successful” Children? Check Out These 13 Traits YOU Should Have, According to Science

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We all want the best for your little ones; there’s no denying that. And while there isn’t a set recipe for raising do-good children, researchers found common factors that predict success. Not shockingly, they…

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