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Sunday, January 21, 2018

Keep Your Kids Active In Cold Weather Months

It's an annual challenge that parents face this time of year. Experts recommend that all children get at least between 30 and 60 minutes of some type of daily physical activity, but how do...

New Year’s Resolutions – Family Style

As parents and adult family members, our eyes are always open for teachable moments and the new year is a perfect opportunity. Why not set aside some time for quality family conversation over the...

Help Your Kids Make New Year’s Resolutions

New Year's Resolutions are commonplace for many of us and there's no reason why the new calendar year ritual can be a positive experience for the entire family. Elementary school-aged children are especially good...

Preparing For Your Babysitter’s Arrival

It's not uncommon for parents to attend parties or enjoy date nights during the holidays ... without their kids. If your family rarely works with babysitters, but is planning to in the near future,...

Family Activities For Christmas Break

Christmas is just around the corner, and with it, is vacation time from school and possibly from work. It’s a great chance to invest in memorable and meaningful activities as an entire family. With...

Helping Sensitive Children Enjoy The Holidays

The holiday season can be emotionally taxing for folks of all ages, filled with out-of-the-norm activities like gift shopping, visits with relatives, disrupted routines and the like. This can be especially true for children...

“Welcome To Santa-ford!”

When you think about it, Santa Claus is a pretty clever guy.  You never know where he's likely to turn up this time of year ... parades, parties, churches, community events, you name it! ...

Academic Improvement Tips For Your Pre-Teen

A few weeks ago, we shared ideas to help older students achieve their full academic potential.  This week, we'd like to offer some tangible ways to work with your younger students. "Hands-on" Homework Help --...

Family Activities For Thanksgiving

In addition to being a time to give thanks for all the positive aspects of our lives, the Thanksgiving holiday can be a great time to encourage family activities and traditions.  For many folks,...

5 Steps To Improved Grades

We’ve completed 11 weeks in the "new" school year and there is a pretty good likelihood you know whether this one is full of promise or pitfalls. With the first quarter completed and a...

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