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5 Common Budgeting Mistakes Young Adults Should Avoid

Last updated: 02/26/2020

Navigating the responsibilities of adulthood can be challenging for anyone, but particularly for those just starting to branch out on their own. All too often, young people dive...

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How to help kids foster meaningful friendships: don't just be good, DO good.

Last updated: 02/25/2020

There’s a magnet on our fridge that reads “Be not simply good; be good for something -Henry David Thoreau” and sits nestled above my daughter’s routine charts. It’s a gentle...

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Report: Time for a Radical Rethink on Child Health

Last updated: 02/24/2020

No single country on earth currently provides children with a healthy life — or a climate fit for their future, according to a new report by a Lancet Commission convened by...

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New parenting apps aren’t just about the kids anymore

Last updated: 02/23/2020

When Kayla Ramsey learned about Goal Mama, a new app from the Nurse-Family Partnership, a home visiting program, she jumped at the chance to try it out. Ramsey, who lives in...

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Late Bedtime Linked to Obesity in Children. What Parents Can Do

Last updated: 02/22/2020

Experts say turning off electronic equipment at bedtime is one of the ways parents can set up a 30-minute bedtime routine for children. Getty Images Researchers say children who...

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How the pressure to be perfect affects kids, and what parents can do about it

Last updated: 02/21/2020

ILoveToWatchYouPlay.com is the preeminent website for parents of young athletes, offering resources, product suggestions, news and advice from the world’s most notable athletes,...

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Dealing with Toddler Sleep Regression

Last updated: 02/20/2020

Dealing with Toddler Sleep Regression Dealing with Toddler Sleep Regression Sleep struggles are common among 2-year-olds because of developmental changes. Use our guide to...

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27 Awesome Podcasts Your Kids Will Flip For

Last updated: 02/20/2020

The views expressed in this post are those of a Spoke contributor and do not necessarily represent the views of Red Tricycle. What if something out there had your kid begging...

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Parenting in a Digital World - Cyber Safety for Parents!

Last updated: 02/19/2020

Through the ages, parents have had a lot to deal with. Is my child getting bullied at school? Is my child behind in reading? Is my child happy? You get the idea, lots to worry...

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Here's How Knowing Your Discipline Style Can Help You Be A Better Parent

Last updated: 02/17/2020

Whether you're a lifelong rule-follower or more loosey goosey about the finer points probably says a lot about how you parent your children. But how do you know your own...

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