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50 Ways to Be a Great Example to Your Kids

Last updated: 06/27/2019

Of course we want our children to become good, responsible, respectful and successful human beings! But in our quest to “do it all” we may forget that some of the most powerful...

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Three Different Roads That Led to Working at Camp

Last updated: 06/25/2019

As I continue to ponder the conundrum of staffing challenges that are ever present today, I am equally amazed by the level of commitment that many young people have to camp —...

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Anxious Parent? How To Calm Fears When Your Kid Goes On An Adventure

Last updated: 06/22/2019

Created with Sketch. An air of independence, an eye for adventure, a spirit of curiosity: Welcome to the summer of the Wild Child. In this  parenting series , How To Raise a...

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4 Characteristics of a Bully Sports Parent

Last updated: 06/21/2019

No sports parent wants to be labeled as a bully. And because of that fact, many sports parents are unwilling to scrutinize their behavior and assess whether they are actually...

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Academic Risk and Resilience in the Context of Homelessness

Last updated: 06/21/2019

During the 1980s, homelessness surged among families in the United States in conjunction with changing patterns of poverty, housing, unemployment, public assistance, and related...

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How to communicate with an ageing parent about the future (motherhoodtherealdeal)

Last updated: 06/21/2019

As mothers, we always want to do the best we can by our children. So we often put their needs above our own to ensure that they grow up to be happy , healthy and well-rounded...

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0-3 Center for the at-Risk Infant

Last updated: 06/21/2019

0-3 Center for the at-Risk Infant 0-3 Center for the at-Risk Infant Research Center This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view...

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Top tips for parents with a child starting school this year

Last updated: 06/21/2019

For those of you who follow my blog, my daughter is starting school this September. It’s a BIG time for us – both her, and me – and also for so many other parents who are also...

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Sending Your Child to Sleepaway Camp? Read This First!

Last updated: 06/21/2019

Sending Your Child to Sleepaway Camp? Read This First! June 18, 2019 By Leticia Leave a Comment For parents and kids alike, achieving sleepaway camp status is a milestone but...

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How meditation and martial arts can help teens focus

Last updated: 06/21/2019

You are now in the main content area How meditation and martial arts can help teens focus A new Ryerson study examined the neural impact of a mindfulness martial arts...

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