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How to Change the Culture of Bullying

When I was in the ninth grade in the 1960s, a gang of four girls I didnt know cornered me in a stairwell after a late band practice with an iron ball and chain and threatened to beat me up. Why? I do…

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10 Things Your New Baby Does Not Need

While those adorably perfect bundles of joy certainly require their fair share of purchases, some gifts are better left on the shelf. Here are the top 10 worst-offender baby gifts most likely to be ba…

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Is Your Child Obsessed With The Future?

By Dr. Lisa Kaplin for YourTango.com. Every parent has chirped at least one of these demanding phrases some would even argue that they're part of your parenting duties: "You need to get straig…

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Teaching Children to Give – Helpful Tips

To help you step into the holiday spirit and remember its real meaning, Id like to share a short video called "A Recipe of Care" with you; and then Id like to share some tips on how we can teach our…

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Exotic Spice Cookies

Super easy to make, the secret is adding the egg at the end. Exotic spices give them a phenomenal taste! 1 cup spelt flour 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon nutmeg 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1 tea…

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How National Bullying Prevention Month Impacts Our Health

If I asked everyone reading this article to raise their hand if they've ever been bullied, it's likely that every person would. Whether you were bullied as a child in school or later in life as an adu…

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Children and Technology Should you be Concerned

Media technology is here to stay and has become a permanent part of our lives. But there is great concern about how it may be affecting our children. I believe we can learn to embrace its advantages…

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Back to School, Not Back Inside: 5 Tips for Keeping Kids Outside in Fall

Just because the calendar says September, and most kids are back to school, doesn't mean you have to put away the sunblock and hiking shoes. Consider this: studies repeatedly show that time spent outs…

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6 Children’s Bedroom Tips for Sound Sleep

You may be a parent or grandparent who knows what impact it has on a family if a child does not want to sleep in their room, or if they just don't sleep well. Children are ultra sensitive to energy. I…

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Teaching Your Family the Power of Mindfulness

Im in the middle of teaching an intimate mindfulness class to several girls all between the ages of seven and nine. So far, it has been nothing less than magnificent, and that is always, always the…

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