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Teaching Teens Responsibility
Many parents bemoan the fact that their teens are irresponsible. They do not keep their room clean, they’re lackadaisical about homework, and they haven’t sent a thank you note since they learned ...
Ways to Encourage Your Child’s Ability to Read
Teaching your child to read does not have to be a challenge nor a dreaded chore. In fact, you can teach your child to recognize certain words before he or she has even managed to learn to spell or...
Where Are You Going Mommy? Dating as a Single Parent
If you are the single mom of a young child the idea of dating can become a major issue. You feel, and rightly so, that your first responsibility is to your child. That goes without saying. But whil...
A New You-Just for You
It is said that when you begin “cleaning house” you have the desire for a different way of living. I believe it. Most changes seem to occur in April, the first real month of Spring.
Blended Families: Merging Two Families Under One Roof
Parenting your own children is difficult enough even under the best of circumstances; however, trying to raise the children of your spouse or partner from a previous marriage or relationship is a t...
Teaching Your Child Manners
One word can be used to sum up the best way for parents to teach their child manners- consistency. Parents should be consistent in what they present to their child as the expected and proper rules...