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20 Parenting Tips

20 Parenting Tips (Tweeted by Shara Lawrence-Weiss on July 23, 2010) Tip #1: Remember: Every child is different and has distinct character traits, likes/dislikes, talents & gifts. Embrace the differences. Tip #2: More than gifts or material items, our kids want time, attention, snuggles, love and acceptance. They won’t remember the “things.” Tip #3: Be […]

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March 2, 2010

Responsive parenting: my top piece of parenting advice

I recently began volunteering with young mothers in my area: lay counseling, parenting help, a Mommy Money Program (the mothers can earn points toward free products, diapers, clothing, etc) and more. After speaking with the Director of this facility, we both agreed: more parenting focus is needed. We want to teach the mothers in more […]

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January 8, 2010

20 Parenting Tips : From Friday Twitter Tips

20 Parenting Tips (Tweeted by Shara Lawrence-Weiss on Friday, January 8, 2010). Tip #1: No two children are the same. That’s okay. Embrace their differences and foster those differences. That’s our job! 🙂 Tip #2: New parent? Scared? We all were. That is completely normal. The only parents that worry me are the ones who […]

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November 20, 2009

15 Thanksgiving Tips

Thanksgiving Tips (Tweeted on Friday, November 20th, 2009 by Shara Lawrence-Weiss) Buy groceries at least 2 days prior. You need to plan for the meal so you won’t have to rush to the store, last minute. If possible, invite someone for dinner who does not have family or friends. So important that we share what […]

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October 30, 2009

20 Safety Tips : for parents and kids

Safety Tips (Tweeted on Friday, October 30th, 2009, by Shara-Lawrence-Weiss) Please remember, these are my thoughts and opinions. You are welcome to disagree with me but you can be nice about it, eh? 🙂 Tip #1: Parents (or guardians) are the #1 protector of their children. It’s our job & not the job of the […]

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