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Increasing Number of Obese and Overweight Children

“Sugar, the Silent Ingredient” by Emmie Olivas, RD, CDE Increasing Number of Obese and Overweight Children Have you ever wondered why obesity is becoming an epidemic? Even worse, our future generation (our children) are the first generation that has been … Continue reading

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Practical Parenting on Back Pack Free Friday

Practical Parenting on Back Pack Free Friday When our family observed Back Pack Free Friday on May 3, I had some practical parenting logistics to work out. The Practical Parenting Concerns behind Back Pack Free Friday If you haven’t heard … Continue reading

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Parents Help Children Get Ready For Kindergarten

httpv://youtu.be/cLtT3q6OKrA Parents Help Children Get Ready For Kindergarten How can you help your child get ready for kindergarten?  Barbara Allisen has the answer.  I had a chance to chat with Barbara, a kindergarten teacher, author, and speaker.  She helps parents … Continue reading

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Have A Great Fall

With fall underway, many families are finding themselves out of sync as they shift back into school mode.  Younger kids miss their friends or older siblings who have returned to the classroom.  Even morning traffic is heavier as the weather … Continue reading

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Marvin Marshall Teaches Parenting Without Stress

This week I had the opportunity to spend time with Dr. Marvin Marshall. He is a tremendous resource to parents and educators. I invite you to check out his amazing non-coercive but not permissive approach to raising responsible kids. Who … Continue reading

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