kids

  1. Tips & Advice

    No, life is not fair

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    The other day, I overheard my five-year-old son tell my seven-year-old daughter that, “Life is not fair.” While the heated...
  2. K-12

    Aromatherapy for kids

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    If you are dedicated to green living, you've probably heard of essential oils, but have you tapped into their potential? Essential...
  3. Baby

    4 Things to expect while raising two toddlers

    Got toddlers? Then you know that these little people, while only 2 or 3 years old, are thoroughly convinced they rule the roost....
  4. Tips & Advice

    10 Quick tips for organizing the playroom

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    Toys, toys, everywhere: Sometimes, that’s how a playroom feels. But don’t let yours be that way! With a few easy tips, you can have...
  5. K-12

    Why teach responsibility?

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    As a parent, aren’t you amazed by the fact that kids are able to easily absorb some lessons while others take a little…prodding?...
  6. K-12

    Daredevil kid? How to keep your adrenaline-seeking child safe

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    You’ve got one of those kids who just loves adrenaline and to push his or herself beyond the comfort zone. Most of the time...
  7. Careers

    Mommy-tasking: Get your morning moving in the right direction

    Getting your kids (and yourself) off to a good start in the morning is easier said than done. If you tend to be disorganized, your...
  8. Tips & Advice

    How do I say "no"?

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    In this installment of Tough Love, Kit from Blogging Dangerously offers tips on learning to say "no."
  9. K-12

    Using peer pressure to your parenting advantage

    You likely remember your parents warning you about the dangers of peer pressure. “If your friend jumped off a cliff, would you do...
  10. Family Fun

    Kid-friendly gardening projects

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    There's nothing better than fresh air and dirt to help create childhood memories.Why not get outside for some kid-friendly gardening...
  11. Family Fun

    How to make a handprint plaque for dad

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    Looking for a sweet way to memorialize your little one's growth for dad? Try a hand-print plaque craft. This craft can be as simple...
  12. Careers

    Working Mom 3.0:Use guilt for good

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    Working moms are no strangers to guilt. It's not always a bad thing, and can provide telling insight into changes that you could...
  13. K-12

    How to help your child manage simple fears

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    It’s that shriek you know well. “Mommy, I’m scared!” What is it this time, you wonder and groan? A dog? A dust bunny? Something else...
  14. Outdoor Living

    Small backyard fun, toddler style

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    The backyard is often the place where kids have some of their earliest outdoor memories, playing on a jungle gym or running through...
  15. K-12

    How to handle kids' crushes

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    Whether it’s a secret crush on a cute kid from class or a crush on a teen pop star, chances are that your child’s first crush will...
  16. K-12

    Why is one child a risk taker and the other a couch potato?

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    Every day mothers across the country and across the world marvel: How can two children from the same home be so different?! Same...
  17. Outdoor Living

    Backyard makeover, city style

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    If you live in the city and have a deck instead of a backyard, there's no reason you can't make it a family-friendly outdoor space...
  18. Family Fun

    Tips for selecting the right summer camp for your children

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    Summer camp is a fun, interactive way for your child to develop self confidence and a sense of responsibility. Not all camps are the...
  19. Family Fun

    7 Kid-friendly outdoor activities

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    With spring fast approaching, it's time to get the kids back into nature. Exposing them to a wide range of outdoor activities at a...
  20. Living

    Raising philanthropic kids

    Our children are our future, so teach them now to make a positive impact on the world. Show them how to help others and give back to...