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66 Positive Things You Should Be Saying to Your Child

66 Positive Things You Should Be Saying to Your Child

In a world where saying “no” is usually a lot easier than saying “yes,” it is important to bring up children who don’t feel that negativity has a higher value than positivity. Encouraging words can have a truly lasting effect on your kiddo years and years after you’ve said them, so we should choose to […]

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4 Simple Questions All Parents Should Ask Themselves

‘s a scary but true: I’ve found that kids as young as 9 or 10 can experience the physical and emotional effects of burnout due to overscheduling. In a 2007 report by the American Academy of Pediatrics, researchers found that some “highly scheduled children” show signs of increased stress and anxiety. Early-morning soccer sessions, summer […]

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Tired signs in babies and toddlers

Babies and toddlers get overtired easily. When they do, they find it harder to get to sleep. Once you can spot the telltale signs of tiredness, you’ll be able to settle your child to sleep before he gets overtired, grumpy and harder to settle. Tired signs: why they’re important Children show they’re tired through changes […]

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Sneaky Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat and Be Healthy

( By JENNIFER CHRISTMAN ) When it comes to getting kids to be healthy, many parents struggle. Competing priorities, such as busy schedules and dealing with temptations, can derail the best-intentioned plans. Below are a few tips to help parents easily sneak in healthy foods and behaviors into every day. Get Creative. Cut fruits and vegetables […]

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