Category Parenting 58 articles to read

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Avoid Spoiling the Kids Too Much during Christmas

The magic of Christmas is in the air, and as parents, let’s admit that we can get a bit carried away! I’ve been there. But, I’ve learned not to lose…

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Traveling for the holidays

Holiday time is right around the corner! For many of us that means travelling over the river, through the woods to Grandma’s or another family destination that requires packing and…

Holidays Away From My Airman

When married to someone in the military you can have some great times. I have to say though that the hardest times are when my husband is gone for the…

Your Teen & Religion

You’ve raised your child going to weekly services. You bless the meals that you eat. You celebrate the holidays – and one day, your teen says to you, “I don’t…

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Moving with Kids

My family recently moved into a new home.  So recently, in fact, that we are still unpacking and only just now got the internet hooked up.  We had lived in…

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9 Signs Your Child is Getting Bullied and What You Can Do to Help

It’s no secret that bullying creates lasting emotional and self-esteem problems. Bullying is intentional and aggressive behavior meant to belittle peers and maintain power over them in social circles. It’s…

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Working Mom: How To Ditch The Guilt

Relinquishing any amount of control over your child’s well-being is inherently difficult. The mommy-guilt is ALL too real. Some people have the luxury of family or a nanny available to…