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"Spring" Day One, Earth Week: Seven Reasons for Hope

I’m going to try to write briefly each day this week, Seth Godin-style, offering a reason why we should be hopeful about the state of the Earth, and its future, and ours. 459 more words

Attention

Building a Loving Relationship

Sarah has always wondered what it will be like to have a close relationship with her parents.

She feels something may be wrong with her family.  688 more words

Caring

Babies Need Real Interaction - NYTimes.com

Babies Need Real Interaction – NYTimes.com.

“But what are they learning exactly? With my girls, the experience definitely seemed more stimulating than simply watching. They were experiencing “interactivity.” And aren’t we taught to believe that interactivity is a good thing? 39 more words

Infants

Spring Cleaning for the Soul

It’s spring cleaning time. The traditional time to air out a house long closed while winter brought bitter cold and snow. Things that are closed up for long become stuffy and even unhealthy. 233 more words

Meditation

Grandparent Greatness

Featured Picture Book

MY GRANDMA LIVES IN FLORIDA by Ed Shankman

(Available at your local public library or bookstores, including online stores.)

MY GRANDMA LIVES IN FLORIDA is about a young gator’s visit to see his grandma. 809 more words

Nurturing

Grandparent Greatness - Teacher's Corner

Teacher’s Corner

The following are writing prompts and discussion topics based on the blog, “Grandparent Greatness.”

  1. Make up your own “Greatness List” about anything you wish (cars, parents, teachers, a sport, music, places, etc.).
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Everyone Needs Attention (3-26-15)

Today’s Parenting Tip:

DECIDE:         That all human beings need attention.

 PRACTICE:    Today, make a list of what adults do to get attention. For example, pick fights, be affectionate, talk a lot, play competitive games, arrive late to everything, etc. 168 more words

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