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Feeling All the Feelings (10-1-14)

Today’s Parenting Tip:

DECIDE:   To let your child feel all of his feelings.

PRACTICE:        Today, think about a time last week when your child was sad or frustrated. 173 more words

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Why Waking up at 5AM is Awesome

Oh gawd, guys, I’m a whiner. Like, a big, fat, negative complainer. You could give me a million dollars, free and clear, no strings attached, and I’d complain about having to find ways to spend it. 529 more words

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Key Development Areas to focus on in Kids

Different children learn or understand things differently. Some are fast learners while others are slow. It is true that a child grasps things from its surrounding environment. 536 more words


When Your Child Is Sad (9-30-14)

Today’s Parenting Tip:

DECIDE:   To celebrate your child’s ability to handle sadness or disappointment.

PRACTICE:   Pay attention to the times that your child is sad or disappointed today.  159 more words

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Empathy (9-29-14)

Today’s Parenting Tip:

DECIDE:   Children need to be able to tell how others are feeling.

PRACTICE:   Today, search the Internet for “feelings faces games.”

Either purchase a game you discover, use one available online, or get ideas about how to make a homemade version. 122 more words

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Personal Power (9-28-14)

Today’s Parenting Tip:

DECIDE:   Being powerful does not mean having power over others.

PRACTICE:   Today, sit with your child and make a list of ways he can be powerful. 115 more words

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Marina to Modesto by Helicopter.

If you are up well before the sun at 4:50am to get to Modesto for your 13 year-old’s 8:00am travel soccer game, you might be a helicopter parent. 482 more words

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