Kids’ Answers to “What Does Love Mean?”

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    For Valentine’s Day , we thought we’d share some children’s responses to the question, “What does love mean?” We think you’ll agree that their answers are examples of wonderful wisdom from the mouths of babes ! What Does Love Mean? “When my grandma got arthritis, she couldn’t bend over and paint her toenails anymore. So my grandpa does … Read More

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8 Awesome Reasons Why Early Child-Care Programs and Preschool Matter

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    Does it seem like more kids are going to preschool and early child care these days than when you were in school?  Why are so many parents opting to start their child’s education sooner rather than later? Do early child-care programs and preschool matter that much? Why Early Child Care Programs and Preschool Matter 1. Research shows that … Read More

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Are Handwriting Skills Critical to Your Child’s Success?

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  There’s been a growing controversy in the world of education because of our reliance on digital tools for written communication purposes. Let’s face it – most of our written communication is done through texting on mobile devices or typing on a keyboard. Why should we teach our children to print letters and eventually write them in cursive?  Shouldn’t we … Read More

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Is It a Mistake to Assign Chores for Kids?

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  In an attempt to give our kids what they need to achieve in the world as adults, we sometimes neglect one important thing – having them do chores. “Parents today want their children spending time on things that can bring them success, but ironically, we’ve stopped doing one thing that’s actually a proven predictor of success – and that’s … Read More

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The Hidden Mysteries Behind Fear in Children

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    “Mommy, Mommy!  The monsters were chasing me down the hall and that’s why I’m here. Can I sleep in your bed?” Does this sound familiar? Fear in children is normal because they are still learning about the world around them. Some children have more fears than others because they are born with different feelings. You can have one … Read More

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