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Dual Language Learners - Child Trends

Last updated: 06/27/2018

Child Trends Download Report (PDF) Nearly one in three U.S. children lives in a household where a language other than English is spoken. Dual language learners have the potential t

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Intuition, Heart, and Energy

Last updated: 06/27/2018

How do our emotions and energy impact how we live? How do our interactions with others involve subtle energy? And what does all this have to do with stress, with developing intuiti

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Families and Schools: Partnership and Collaboration

Last updated: 06/27/2018

This article takes a look at the interpersonal, emotional, and intellectual benefits that can result from a close connection between the home and the school. During the elementary

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Every Child a Reader | Children’s Book Week 2018 #CBW18

Last updated: 06/27/2018

**The posts I write might contain affiliate links or be written in collaboration with businesses or brands. Please see my disclosure policy for more information.** I’ve always fe

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6 Fantastic and Useful Camping Hacks

Last updated: 06/26/2018

Backcountry camping is all about learning what is invaluable and what you can live without. And honestly, the more we venture outdoors, the more camping hacks we learn, allowing us

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In The Wake Of The Celts

Last updated: 06/26/2018

The ocean crashed into the rocky coastline, shooting spray high into the air. We tracked a safe line between the swell and land for hours before the rocks parted and allowed access

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WELLBEING | How To Have A Tech-Free Family Camping Break

Last updated: 06/26/2018

There was a time when the mere thought of going tech-free left me feeling panicky. I believed (and part of me still does) that I was far too busy and had no option but to work even

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Why Read To A Baby – Here Are 6 Compelling Reasons!

Last updated: 06/26/2018

I know many parents wonder “why read to a baby?” He (the baby) probably doesn’t understand and maybe it even bores him. But this can’t be further from the truth. While it i

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What Is Gentle Parenting and Why Should You Try It?

Last updated: 06/26/2018

What It Is Gentle Parenting is a scientific, evidence based, approach to raising confident and happy children. It is a parenting ethos characterised by the following four tenets: E

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How 'Daycare' Became 'School'

Last updated: 06/26/2018

Chelsea Clinton made headlines recently as she campaigned for her mother—not for the policy proposals she defended, but for the fact that she did not accompany her not-quite-2-ye

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