Equiping your children for the world

This week was my daughter’s first trip to camp.  It has been bittersweet for both of us. She spent the entire week prior to going being worried about about being away from home for so long, if she would enjoy it, and if she would have any friends there.  There comes a time when you…

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What the movies your kids watch can teach you about your business.

It’s great to take time to chillout with the kids, but have you ever considered what they are watching could be motivation for your business?  It’s true, many movies geared for kids have some great inspirational messages. My daughter and I watched Turbo the other day.  It is one of movies that has a great…

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Mama’s Guide to Raising Your Child to Become Well Balanced Adults

Childhood years are the best times to learn. Somehow, a person’s comprehension is at its peak during childhood. Parents should take advantage of these learning years to ingrain the values of life in their children. Teach them positive habits so that they will know and see the beauty that life has to offer. Make them…

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Celebrate your Child’s Uniqueness

Just like a snowflake or a fingerprint, every child is unique in their own special way. Every child has a unique way of feeling, thinking, and interacting with others. Some children are shy, while others are outgoing; some are active, while others are calm; some are fretful, while others are easy-going. As a loving and…

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Building You Child’s Self Esteem

It’s often been said that children learn what they live.  So if you’re a mom looking for a place to start helping your child build positive self esteem and self value, then you should show them your positive sense of self and strong self esteem.  Be positive when you speak about yourself and highlight your…

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“Because” Just Isn’t the Answer

Children are inquisitive by nature.  When they are younger, it’s usually because they want to better understand something.  When they are older, it’s because they want to better understand why you think something is important and why they should also feel the same way.  Regardless of their age, it’s imperative that when setting forth the…

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Actively Listening to your Child

Communicating with our children can be a difficult task at times.  We feel like they’re not listening to us; they feel like we’re not listening to them.  Good listening and communications skills are essential to successful parenting.  Your child’s feelings, views and opinions have worth, and you should make sure you take the time to…

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