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Mom's Viral Message: My Child Is Not Required to Share With Yours

Last updated: 01/08/2018

For this mama, it's about teaching her son to have boundaries, not to share with everyone he meets. Do you agree or disagree? A mom's Facebook post is going viral over her somewha

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How to Teach Kids to Be Upstanders

Last updated: 01/07/2018

In an NBC’s Dateline special: “The Perils of Parenting,” I appeared as the expert on bullying. Producers asked me to teach middle school students–when bullying peaks–spe

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Stress with Teenagers are high during the early teen years

Last updated: 01/07/2018

Anxiety and stress with teenagers are at an all-time high for tweens. They are transitioning from child to teen and want to show us (parents) that they are nothing like us and they

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10 Ways to Raise a Charitable Child

Last updated: 01/06/2018

Samantha is not yet 4 years old, but she already has the makings of a charitable child. She was distributing school supplies with her family to kids at a shelter and noticed one ch

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Tips for Promoting Social-Emotional Development

Last updated: 01/05/2018

Relationships are the way babies come to know the world and their place in it. They provide the loving context necessary to comfort, protect, encourage, and offer a buffer against

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Reinforcing Language Skills for Our Youngest Learners

Last updated: 01/05/2018

Language development is a remarkable process for parents to witness. From the time our children are infants, we want to capture those precious moments with our cameras. The babbles

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5 Things To Know About Kids and Their Screen Time

Last updated: 01/05/2018

After another round of holidays, it’s safe to assume, a lot of children have been diving into media more than usual. They may have received new electronic toys and gadgets or dow

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Words Matter: 10 Powerful Things to Say to Your Child - Our Family World

Last updated: 01/04/2018

Words Matter: 10 Powerful Things to Say to Your Child January 3, 2018 0 0 Words matter. The way we talk to our children can leave an impact that lasts a lifetime. Make sure you’r

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The Benefits of Helping Teens Identify Their Purpose in Life

Last updated: 01/04/2018

It’s 12:15 p.m. on a Tuesday in December and 30 students gather for an unusual class at the Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics, a public high school located in one of the c

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Why Your Child's Night Light Is Ruining Their Sleep

Last updated: 01/04/2018

Millions of parents around the world are making one very simple, but huge, mistake that is potentially inhibiting their child's sleep and contributing to difficult bedtimes and fre

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