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6 Great Tips to Help Your Child Navigate Clashes at School

Instead of rushing in to immediately fix the problem, there are ways you can help empower your child to navigate complicated relationships on their own.

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My Kids Kept Having Tantrums & This Is How We Fixed It

Children naturally act out to test their boundaries and to learn more about life. When they do, it’s our job to figure out the underlying cause and help address the issue.

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What Is Social Media Depression and Is Your Child at Risk?

Social media depression refers to a clinical depression that results from the intensity, pressure, and eventual isolation stemming from social media use. And unfortunately, it is becoming increasingly common among kids and teens.

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Lies We Tell Our Kids—& Ourselves—about Bullying

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Being bullied has taught me a lot over the years. Lessons learned in childhood run deep and last long. We learn to not be noticed. That we must try to fit in. That certain people and places and…

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The One Thing I Wish Someone Would Have Told Me about Breastfeeding

“If you’re currently struggling with low supply, just know that it’s not always just a supply and demand problem.”

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Parenting in a State of Limbo

“Since forever, parents have had a special parental power that circumvented any limbo and led our days in detail and variant normalcy. Now we have masks and underlying fear. There’s anxiety and I can’t be the only one. I know others are stuck in this place too. Right?”

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How Parents Step Back & Create Harmony When They’re Feeling Overwhelmed

“Emotional drama can sweep through a family faster than the sniffles kids bring home from school.”

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Focus During Play Time? Yup, Your Kids Need This Skill, Too

Most children see play time as the best part of their day—here’s how to get them to focus on the fun.

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The Real Reasons Moms Get Nothing Done

There are two main reasons why moms get nothing done. As moms, we have a lot of responsibilities and it’s overwhelming. So, some stuff just isn’t going to get finished. But, when being overwhelmed is a way of life, here…

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Feeling Fancy? Check out This Straw Hat Bike Helmet

If you don’t like the way bike helmets look, you might change your mind after seeing these stylish hat helmets.

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My 7 Tips for Buying School Supplies That Give Messy Kids a Tidy Start

An especially messy kid will struggle without the proper equipment. Here are 7 school supply shopping tips to give your messy kid a tidy start to the school year.

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Science Says You Should Do THIS Before Your Holiday Splurging

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Do you know what happens to your heart and blood vessels after you pig out on junk?
(Warning: It’s scary!)

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A couple hours after ingestion of food high in saturated fat, triglyceride levels increase, blood…

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What Rock Is Right for You? A Breed Breakdown

When it comes to stones, not all are created equal. Find out which rock is best for your family.

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True Confessions

“A boner in the back is not foreplay,” confesses Arlene from Southfield, MI, one of over a hundred moms interviewed in the fun title from Chronicle Books, I Was A Really Good Mom Before I Had Kids.
Authors Trisha Ashworth…

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