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8 Simple Ways to Celebrate Veteran's Day

Posted November 9, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Veteran's Day is more than just a day off from school. It's an opportunity to honor and thank those who are serving or have served our country. Here are some ways parents and children can celebrate.

7 Things to Discuss With Your Kids About the 2016 Election

Posted November 1, 2016 by Fred Lee

As the current election nears, it is a good time to talk to your kids about some important social and historical issues that surround this important event.

7 Satefy Tips You Must Remember This Halloween

Posted October 29, 2016 by David James

Before your kids go trick-or-treating on Halloween, make sure they know these important safety tips.

5 Ways to Help Your Child Understand the 2016 Election

Posted October 22, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

The 2016 presidential election is heating up. Your child has been experiencing the same ads and media coverage you have. How can you help them navigate it all?

How to Talk to Your Kids About the Donald Trump Tape

Posted October 18, 2016 by David James

Everyone is talking about the Donald Trump audiotape. Including many of our kids. Here's how to discuss the tape with them.

31 Fun Books and Movies to Enjoy This October!

Posted October 14, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

October is here! Looking for some kid-friendly spooky themed books and movies to enjoy this month? Check out this list with 31 ideas that takes you straight through to All Hallows' Eve.

9 Ways You Can Help Your Anxious Child

Posted October 5, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

I'm not a child psychologist. But I'm a mom to an anxious child. These strategies have helped us, and they might help you, too.

It's National Dyslexia Awareness Month: Do You Know the Signs?

Posted October 1, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

October is National Dyslexia Awareness Month. Knowing the signs to look for can help your child receive the tools and help he needs to thrive and succeed.

8 Ways to Make Sure Your Kids Eat Healthy at School

Posted September 30, 2016 by David James

You worry that your kids are eating healthy at school. Here's how to stop worrying.

6 Ways to Help Your Child Adjust to the Homework Load

Posted September 26, 2016 by David James

If it's back to school time that means it's time for homework. Here's how to handle the workload.

5 Reasons You Should Get Involved in the PTA at School

Posted September 21, 2016 by David James

Local schools depend on parents like you to volunteer, fundraise, and help make decisions on school direction. Here's why you should get involved.

6 Ways to Create a Quality Learning Environment at Home

Posted September 20, 2016 by David James

Your kids are learning at school. Here's how to create a similar learning environment at home.

How Much Homework Is Too Much?

Posted September 9, 2016 by David James

When your child comes home with a load of homework, how do you know if it's too much? Here are some ways to tell, and how to handle it.

How to Cut Back on Your Kid's Activities This Year

Posted August 30, 2016 by David James

Baseball. Soccer. Gymnastics. Voice lessons. Our kids are involved in so many activities these days. Here's how to cut back.

6 Ways to Get Your Child Back on a School Schedule

Posted August 23, 2016 by David James

The toughest part of sending your child back to school is getting them back on a schedule. Here are some tips.

9 Ways to Ensure a Smoother Back-to-School Transition

Posted August 3, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Back-to-school time is creeping in. Before your kids start sobbing over summer's end, use these tips to help the transition go smoothly.

7 Ways to Save Money on Back-to-School Shopping

Posted August 2, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Back-to-school supplies are slowly creeping into prominent store displays. Looking for ways to save money? Here are some tips for shopping smart.

Why You Should Consider Letting Your Kids Share a Room

Posted August 1, 2016 by David James

Considering giving your kids their own rooms? Here's why it might be better for them to bunk together.

6 Ways to Improve Race Relations at Home

Posted July 18, 2016 by David James

Racial tension is a dominant issue in the news. Here's how you can help your kids understand it and work to better their community.

6 Ways to Curb Your Child's Procrastination

Posted July 15, 2016 by David James

Kids are born procrastinators. Here's how to end that once and for all.

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