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Insensitive Parenting Advice From A Leading Radio Talk Show Host

Recently, a well-known, national, conservative, radio talk show host had a discussion about parenting coaches. (A parenting coach is a consultant who is hired to discuss and advise parents about how to deal with the many challenges

Have You Lost Track Of Your Family Time?

Back in the ’50s, families gathered around the dinner table (and often the breakfast table) to eat and talk and catch up with each other. Today, it’s rare that a family finds the time and circumstances to

Is Your Child Present Focused?

Does your child complain and resist going to extracurricular activities only to have fun once you get them there? Once they are at a fun activity, does your child resist leaving? As a Martial Arts School Owner,

Parenthood Involves Specific Skills And Unique Challenges

There is a good example of this, which has to do with everyone having a unique personality, with both positive and negative points. Then all of that seems to get mixed in a blender, and the result

The Best And Worst Sources For Parenting Advice – The Answers May Surprise You!

Parenting is a non-stop occupation. You never know when the next question or crisis will arise, so it’s a good idea to have some handy resources at the ready. When we’re new parents, the first source we

Influencing The Behavior Of Your Children – Understanding Behaviorial Patterns

There is no easy answer to this problem. There are thousands of books out there on this subject alone, and they all have different answers. We must remember that children are unique. There has never been a

Outdoor Games Can Be Healthy

When you look at the games that your children play, do you ever think about how times have changed? You may not have sat back and thought about it, but it’s clear that childhood habits have changed

Enjoy This Perfect Autumn Day!

It happens every October: You step outside on a Autumn Sunday afternoon and you can’t believe it. Gone are the heat and humidity of summer, replaced by crisp, clear, clean air that fills your lungs in a

How To Get Kids To Love Sunglasses

Children need to protect their eyes as much, if not more than adults. UV protections during the developmental years are especially important to life-long retinal health. It is essential to get children to develop healthy eyewear habits

Parents Told To Let Kids Play With Paedophiles – What Next Give Them Guns

Were your days of growing up far happier than that of these times? A recent statement from Ed Balls, said the “vast majority of children feel happy and safe”. He also said “Childhood is better than it’s