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Staying Close to Our Children When We Work Outside the Home Guest post submitted by Stephanie Green I have always worked outside the home primarily out of necessity because of circumstances beyond my control. I always had a desire to stay home with my kids but not the opportunity. And I also know that when […]Continue reading
The food mood connection Guest post written by Ava Parnass As parents we need to model wise choices for our children. That includes the movies we see, what we do when we eat, how we talk to our spouses and children, and how we take care of our health. Our children watch us closely, they […]Continue reading
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Going Through A Divorce During The Holidays Doesn’t Have To Be Unbearable Dallas, TX, December 10, 2013 – For Liz Porter, being an attorney that handles numerous child custody cases, “in the best interest of the child” is much more than legal jargon to her. It describes her approach to family law. […]Continue reading
Parenting Technique: Playing Pretend Rebecca, daughter of my colleague and friend Ava Parnass, recently created a video for our site. She wanted to encourage parents to play pretend with their children, in an attempt to help kids work through tough feelings. Rebecca is creative and clever! Take a look: (317)Continue reading
What’s an honest-to-goodness parenting expert book? I struggle to accept the parenting books written by experts who have never raised children. That’s always baffled me. Furthermore, many parenting expert books offer completely contradictory information or hard-core one-sided opinions. If a parenting method worked for one child, it will work for all kids, right? Think again. […]Continue reading
Top Electrical Safety Tips for Summer By Brett Brenner, President, Electrical Safety Foundation International Summer is right around the corner and that means kids all across the country will soon be on school break. That leaves them with more time to enjoy their favorite activities, both indoors and out. Either way, it’s likely they’ll be […]Continue reading