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Is Your Child Angry, Emotional, Willful, or Stressed?

From Debbie A. Johnson 

Dealing With Your Child’s Aggressive And Violent Behaviour ..

Friends of mine living in Hawaii have a son who was very difficult in kindergarten. We’re talking very violent behavior at the tender age of five! They were very loving parents and love each other very much. What could have caused […]

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Get Hi Vis Workwear for Your Little Helpers

From Edmund Brunetti 

Kids’ Duck Bib Overalls, 4-7 | Boys’ Pants 4 7 | Dickies

Whether you have a toddler or a slightly older child, they probably love trying to imitate you or your spouse when working around the house. If you are cooking, gardening or feeding the chickens on your farm, you probably […]

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A Powerful Concept to Alter Children’s Behavior

From Gary Direnfeld

The Discipline Debate | Scholastic | Parents

There is a Jewish word that doesn’t translate directly into English, but it informs my attitude to people who have undergone hardship and need help.

Translated, the word is a hybrid of several concepts, not standing alone on any one, but really the combination of […]

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Advice for Parents: Eating Out With Kids

From Helena Nelson 

Food for thought: Why we don’t eat out with our kids ..

Most people like to eat out at a restaurant. Personally, I’m not a huge fan of it. Folks also have very different ideas about what constitutes being called a restaurant. Even though fast-food restaurants use that word, don’t try […]

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5 Tips for Surviving the Evil Five O’Clock Hour

From Elisabeth Stitt 

Is teaching critical thinking skills important? | Child in …

One of my nightmares when my children were young was having to go shopping–or anywhere actually–during the Evil 5 O’Clock Hour. You know, that time of day when your sweet child transforms into a crazy person.

She goes hysterical at the drop […]

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Build Family Connection Through This Family Craft Project

From Elisabeth Stitt 

Natural Inspiration: Turn Fall Leaves Into a Great Kid?s Craft

When’s the last time you sat down as a family and got your fingers sticky together?!

If your family goes to a regular religious service, you already have a lot of ceremony and ritual built into your life. These practices not only […]

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