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How to talk to your child about the news?

News gleaned from the TV, radio, or Internet can be a positive educational experience for kids. But when the images presented are violent or the stories touch on disturbing topics, problems can arise. Seeing coverage of upsetting events like terrorist attacks, mass shootings, and natural disasters might cause

Why is Regular Exercise Important For Children?

Most children enjoy being physically active, and the exercise they get while they play contributes to the development of strong bones and muscles. Unfortunately, there are an increasing number of barriers to exercise for kids in today’s modern world. Television and video games, parents who work long

When your children no longer want to share a room

Parenting is a series of stages. And at each new stage, there’s a sort of letting go, a grieving that happens, as you watch your child grow-up. Sometimes the stages are easier to let go of than others, but sometimes they rip your heart out unexpectedly. Up

9 Must – Eat Nutrients for Your Child

Nutrients 1-3 Every parent has heard that children should be eating a “balanced diet.” But a balance of what? Here are the nine nutrients that every child should be getting on a daily basis: 1. Protein Protein helps a child’s body build cells, break down food into

Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Strangers

They don’t want to admit it, but a lot of working dads don’t want to be around their kids… That sounds so horrible. And, in fact, it’s incredibly sad. Because, for many, the solution is a lot closer than believed, once you step back and take the

10 signs your child has a high IQ

Every parent thinks their child is a genius but there’s a way to be sure from an early age — and it involves a raisin. Scientists have found that by placing the fruit under a cup and telling a toddler not to touch it, they can tell how