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Father’s Day Gifts the Whole Family Can Help Give

Posted June 10, 2013 by Nancy Flanders

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Father's Day is just around the corner. Here are 30 ideas for the perfect gift!

9 Ways to Avoid Becoming "That Parent" at Your Kid's Sports Game

Posted April 21, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

The parent misbehaving on the youth sports' sidelines. Have you met that parent? Here are some ways to avoid becoming that parent.

8 Tips for Teaching Your Child How to Ride a Bike

Posted April 20, 2017 by David James

Removing your child's training wheels is a major step. These helpful tips might ease the transition.

9 Dinnertime Lessons to Teach Your Kids

Posted April 17, 2017 by David James

Meal time with kids can be chaotic. Here are some ways to teach them how to behave at the table.

How to Teach Your Kids to Accept Losing

Posted April 11, 2017 by David James

Losing is part of life. Here's how to help your kids handle it.

Keep Your Kids Away From These 6 Potentially Poisonous Items

Posted March 31, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Child proofing your home helps keep your little ones safe. Poison proofing must be part of the process.

What Our 4 Favorite Games Teach Our Kids

Posted March 21, 2017 by David James

Kids love board games. Here are a few of our favorites that teach lessons beyond having fun.

How to Help Your Kids Grieve After Losing a Family Pet

Posted March 14, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

When your family pet dies suddenly, the "normal" ways to help everyone process may not apply. Here's how to help your kids through this difficult time.

7 Ways to Deal When Your Child Is an Early Riser

Posted March 6, 2017 by David James

Is there an early rising young child in your house? Here are tips to make their life -- and yours -- easier in the early morning.

5 Ways to Resolve Conflicts Between Your Kids

Posted February 28, 2017 by David James

Being a parent means playing referee. Here are some ways to calm those conflicts between your kids.

10 Life Skills Kids Should Know Before They Reach High School

Posted February 27, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

It's easy to teach a toddler certain skills than it is a 14-year-old. We're talking life skills that kids need to survive high school and beyond.

7 Ways to Let Your Kids Fail Sans Guilt

Posted February 15, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Parents, start letting your kids experience failure when they're young. Failures as a preschooler pale in comparison to those as a young adult. Help them be equipped to handle it.

6 Ways to Prevent Your Child From Fearing the Dentist

Posted February 14, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Dentophobia: Fear of going to the dentist. Kids aren't born with it, but many develop it over time. Help your kids relax when it's time for that dental checkup.

18 Valentine's Day Books and Movies to Enjoy With Your Kids

Posted February 10, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Take the opportunity for some quality kid time with these Valentine's Day-themed books and movies.

5 Reasons You Should Take Away Your Kids' Devices

Posted February 9, 2017 by Maggie Wells

After one kid lied and one kid smart mouthed a bit too far, my husband and I did the only thing we could do: We took back their phones and iPads.

The Importance of Dietary Fiber and 8 Ways to Get More

Posted February 6, 2017 by Fred Lee

Fiber is an important nutrient for optimal health, and yet it is one we tend to ignore. Here are some suggestions on how to get more in every meal.

6 Ways to Find More Time to Read to Your Young Kids

Posted February 1, 2017 by David James

Sometimes there aren't enough hours in the day to read to our kids. Here are some tips to find some extra time to uncover a book.

How to Teach Your Kids to Handle Winning and Losing

Posted January 18, 2017 by David James

The art of winning and losing takes time for our kids to understand. Here are some tips to help them.

4 Ways Martin Luther King Jr.'s Teachings Can Improve Your Parenting

Posted January 16, 2017 by David James

The teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. can guide us in many ways. Here are some opportunities to incorporate his lessons into your parenting.

How to Reduce Your Child's Stress When Getting a Flu Shot

Posted December 14, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

The flu vaccine is an important tool to prevent the flu. Here are some tips to help make the flu shot appointment less stressful for you and your child.

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