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How Do Parents Know When Kids Have the Cold Or the Flu?

It's that time again. . . either the kids or the parents start to feel under the weather. It isn't hard to know that an illness is coming on. You know it's either the cold or the flu and know full ..
(August 09, 2008)
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How Can Parents Explain UFO's to Their Children?

Parents and kids alike are often fascinated with Outer Space.  Hollywood has made much of the mystery which gives the kids even more of an active imagination.  There are many intriguing theories ..
(August 09, 2008)
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Can Parents Explain the Personalities of Their Children With ..

Parents often wonder when they have more than one child, how different the personalities are. Many professionals differ over what most influences our personalities, nature vs. nurture. With that in ..
(August 09, 2008)
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Goal Setting

For the majority of us, our New Year's Resolution has now come and gone. Maybe our promises were too big for us, maybe they were not affordable, maybe we needed help from others and they just didn't ..
(June 07, 2008)
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Your Happiness, Your Responsibility

"You are the only one who can make you happy. " We have all heard that so many times in our lives. There are times it is a pretty tough pill to swallow. In reality, the people that surround you have ..
(June 09, 2008)
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Choose to Be a Survivor, Attitude Counts!

Attitude is everything. It is the lifelong gift we give our children. They listen to your response and mimic your reactions. You can decide to have a positive attitude or negative attitude. Whichever .
(June 09, 2008)
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A Strong Woman

Is your goal to be a strong woman? What is a strong woman? There is no actual definition but a good start is. . . Knows what she wants, even though she may not get it. Keeps her focus on the goal ..
(June 09, 2008)
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Parenting Advice 101 Parents Need More Than a Date Night, They .

Oh, to remember the days of young love. . . The twinge you were feeling when getting ready for your date. The anticipation of the kiss. The emptiness when you were apart. The giggles over their ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Making Math Fun For Kids

As adults, we use math for everything. Buying gas, figuring out a budget, cooking, painting a room. In pretty much everything we do, we use some form of math. As children, math can be simple and ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Help Kids Earn Money and Learn Responsibility

Parents are often stuck with saying “No" or giving in and fearing the lesson we are teaching the children. The constant questions from the kids of; “Can I have. . . ? I really want. . . ? .
(June 19, 2008)
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Fun Weekend Ideas For the Family

The weekends are time the whole family can spend together, but everything is so expensive and there just doesn't seem to be any money left over after the necessities are paid. And, yet with nothing ..
(June 19, 2008)
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Families Can Save on Gas

Gas prices keep rising, which takes precious money out of your pocket that your family needs. Raising children is expensive and now even more of it is going out without the benefit of any additional ..
(June 19, 2008)
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Parents, Children, and Politics Are Our Kids Listening?

This is election year and often, as parents, our conversations turn to politics. Our beliefs, our fears, our tolerances or our impatience. Are our kids listening? Are they being influenced? Who is ..
(June 23, 2008)
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Rock Music A Good Influence?

When children are young, it is easy to control the type of music they listen to. Mostly, children listen to what the parents do. Parents may choose to listen to music written specifically for kids, ..
(June 23, 2008)
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A Cute Craft That Teaches Kids to Read

There are always times when your child claims boredom. There are also moments when you are looking for something educational, yet fun and simple to do as a family. With little materials and even less .
(June 23, 2008)
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Funny Facts For Parents to Share With Children

All too often, children think parents know nothing. And, as the years progress, it seems like the less we remember. So, when your children are asking help with homework and we baffle them with our ..
(July 24, 2008)
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The Parent, The Child and The Moon

The Moon is often a topic of conversation between Parent and Child. At very young ages, children look up in the sky and ask questions of the parents as to what everything is and what it all means. ..
(July 24, 2008)
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Parenting Tips For Potty Training

Potty training can be a difficult experience for both parent and child. When done correctly, it can be a moment in time that is looked at as a blessing. The child feels like a ‘big kid', the ..
(July 24, 2008)
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Teach Street Smarts Without Making Your Child Fearful

Have you ever experienced the absolute horror when you are in a store and you lost your child? Or, your child lost you? Terror runs straight through your entire being! The what if's start flowing ..
(June 10, 2008)
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Love Yourself, Too!

Wow, being a parent, grandparent or educator today is tough. Are we super heroes that can do it all with a smile? Amazingly enough, we usually do, but when we crash, we crash hard. Most of us have ..
(June 09, 2008)
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Focus on the Family, Series 1

There are so many issues to take into consideration when raising a family. This series will take a look at many of them, one at a time. You started out by meeting the love of your life. You married ..
(June 09, 2008)
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We Chocolate Lovers Can Now Say "I Told You So"

Oh, we chocolate lovers are loyal creatures! We have to be. Without our chocolate to solve our crisis, where would we be? To be honest, most of us chocoholics will admit, under pressure, that we ..
(June 05, 2008)
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How to Talk to Each Other

Previous generations told children what to do, how to do it, when to do it and the only answer to the “But, why?" was, “Because I said so. " Although some of that is still okay, depending .
(June 05, 2008)
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Teaching Children Astronomy

At certain times of the year and dependent upon where you live, hopefully you can be outside to enjoy the beautiful days as well as glorious night sky. After the long winter months, there will be ..
(June 05, 2008)
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Reading With Your Children

Reading . . one of THE most necessary skills. Reading affects almost every aspect of our lives, and parents, as well as society as a whole, desperately want children to learn the joy reading and the ..
(June 05, 2008)
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