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7 Best Ways to Encourage an Anxious Child

Posted July 11, 2016 by David James

Dealing with an anxious child? Here are some ways to encourage them and build their self-esteem.

How to Avoid These 9 Summer Vacation Mistakes

Posted July 10, 2016 by David James

Summer vacation is rife with pitfalls. Here's how to avoid them.

9 Summer Parenting Fails You Should Avoid

Posted June 28, 2016 by David James

Summer break can be filled with parenting fails. Here's how to avoid them.

7 Ways to Make Summer More Fun for Children With Special Needs

Posted June 22, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

All children deserve a fun summer. If your child has special health needs, check out these ideas for summer fun.

9 Ways to Develop a Summer Study Schedule for Your Kids

Posted June 20, 2016 by David James

Summer break does not mean a break from studying. Here are some ways to create a workable summer study schedule.

6 Crafty Ways to Celebrate the Release of "Finding Dory"

Posted June 17, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Is your family excited for "Finding Dory" this summer? These activities are perfect for kids as you gear up for the big show!

14 Father's Day Activities for Grandfathers, Fathers, and Sons

Posted June 16, 2016 by David James

Father's Day can span generations. Here are some activities for a grandfather, father, and son to enjoy together.

7 Ways to Make Reading Fun for Your Kids This Summer

Posted June 15, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Summer brings quite a bit of downtime with it. Fill it up with some reading and help your children develop necessary reading, writing, thinking, and vocabulary skills.

11 Outdoor Chores for Kids

Posted June 14, 2016 by David James

Gonna be working outside this summer? Here are some chores your young kids can help with, too.

4 Ways to Give Dad the Only Gift He Really Wants for Father's Day

Posted June 13, 2016 by David James

Skip the ties and socks. Here's a Dad's take on what fathers really want for Father's Day.

How to Help Your Children Play More with Less Using the 20 Toy Rule

Posted June 12, 2016 by Chrissa Hardy

Using the 20 Toy Rule, your house will get a whole lot cleaner, and your kids will have all the toys they love most.

7 Ways to Give Your Kids a Screen-Free Summer

Posted June 7, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

It's time our kids got back to being kids. Give summer back to your children by ditching screen-time in favor of old-fashioned fun.

8 Frugal DIY Backyard Ideas for Kids

Posted June 3, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Here are eight DIY projects that will give you the best backyard in the neighborhood!

6 Things Parents Can Learn from the Cincinnati Zoo Situation

Posted June 2, 2016 by David James

When a child fell into a gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo, fingers pointed in multiple directions. No matter who was to blame, there are important lessons for all parents.

7 Ways to Make This Summer the Most Memorable One Yet

Posted May 20, 2016 by David James

Summer can be more than sleeping in and staying up late. Follow these tips to make this summer a memorable one for you and your kids.

Are You a Harsh Parent?

Posted May 17, 2016 by David James

A new study is shining a light on harsh parenting and the ways it affects children psychologically and physically. Here's what you can do to soften your approach.

How to Deal When Your Child Isn't Excited About the New Baby

Posted May 10, 2016 by David James

Bringing a new baby home is a joyful time. But sometimes an older sibling doesn't see it that way. Here are some tips to help.

The Best Advice My Dad Ever Gave Me, And How You Can Use It, Too

Posted May 9, 2016 by David James

This advice from my dad has guided my life and brought me success. Here's how you can use it, too, and impart it to your kids.

How to Follow Through on Punishment for Your Young Child

Posted May 6, 2016 by David James

Discipline shouldn't occur in a vacuum. You need a strategy for you and your child.

9 Ways to Survive Your Family Summer Vacation

Posted May 5, 2016 by David James

Getting ready to vacation with your entire family? Here's how to ensure your survival.

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