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How to Raise an Emotionally Resilient Child – Tips and Advice from Experts

Some people always seem to bounce back no matter what setbacks befall them, while others seem to be greatly affected by their misfortunes. Those who bounce back from adversity are described as ‘emotionally resilient’. 1,270 more words

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Nurturing Responsible Kids

​Most people shift a little uneasily when this question is being asked in parenting seminars!

It’s not meant to make anybody feel guilty. It’s meant to provoke some thought and make a point about developing responsibility in kids. 333 more words

Parenting, Pre Schooler, Motherhood

0 to 3 years - Grow great brains

What do young children need for optimal development?

It’s rather simple – your love, care, nurture, and attention. They need to be talked to, and sung to, rocked, and cuddled. 39 more words


A Psychologist Says Parents Should Do These 16 Things to Raise Confident Children

Self-esteem and confidence are the tickets to a lifetime of good health and happiness for your children – these also form the foundation of your child’s well-being and the key to success as an adult. 1,670 more words

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Jesus Wine Drinking Christ

Dear Lord God, Seven Pound Eight Ounce Baby Jesus, and Holy Wine Drinking Ghost: I’m here to tell you that you messed up. As we say here in the Dirty South, ya’ll done got me twisted. 638 more words


10 Ways to Raise a Well-Rounded Child

A happy, well-balanced child is one who feels safe, both physically and emotionally. He/she is also valued for who he/she is, and not what he/she can do. 1,450 more words

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Building Others Up: The 5:1 Ratio

By Dr. Gary Sweeten

The ratio of speaking in an encouraging versus discouraging way is a great indicator of family emotional health. If the ratio in your home is 5:1, that encourages you to promote healthy, functioning relationships for generations. 417 more words