All posts tagged "life"

  • Summer safety tips for children while around water

      The U.S. Swim School Association suggests registering your child for swimming lessons starting at 6 months of age and continuing them year-round. As the weather begins to warm up, it’s important to revisit water safety rules....

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Stop Bullying: Advice for parents

      Discovering that your child is being bullied can leave you feeling helpless. However, there is much you can do to stop bullying, and help your son or daughter to recover. The first step is to listen...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Parental advice for dealing with baby teeth cavities

      By age 5, about 60 per cent of U.S. children will have experienced tooth decay, according to the State of Little Teeth Report. If left untreated, it can result in infection, chewing difficulty and even malnutrition....

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • The Youth Sports Parent’s Promise, an answer to the Matheny Manifesto: Josette Plank

      OK, Mike Matheny, I just read your manifesto on coaching Little League–the one that’s currently everywhere on the Internet–and I’ll say this: You’ve hit a home run. When it comes to youth sports, your old-school philosophy...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Your two-year-old – advice with a twist of honesty

      A. Yes (laughs). It’s the response from the frustrated parent, essentially. I didn’t actually plan this. The book came about when I was just having one of those days when I was making dinner for the...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • 4 reasons why you should not mix breast milk with formula EVER!

      You think mixing breast milk and formula together in the same bottle would give more nutrition and nourishment to your little one. There are mothers who may tell you it is a good idea. But, if...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Parents spend OVER a third of pre-tax annual salary on just one child

      The shocking news comes from research figures around parents and children, and the average spend within that sector in the UK. A whopping four per cent of women surveyed by Avon said they were “paying the...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Medical Xpress: Strength-based parenting improves children’s resilience and stress levels

      Full size imageChildren are more likely to use their strengths to effectively cope with minor stress in their life if they have parents who adopt a strength-based approach to parenting. In a groundbreaking study published recently...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • 7 Habits of Highly Successful Parents

      Success is in the eye of the beholder, and as it applies to parents, each one has their own definition. One mom might say her kid getting into Harvard is a sign of ultimate success, while...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Why I let my husband pay me a ‘wife bonus’

      Flickr/ Thomas HawkIn this still fragile financial climate, some women might have chosen to hide the Chanel shopping bag from their budget-conscious better halves. With mortgages to pay and family holidays to save up for, it’s...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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