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Sep
21
Parenting Corner – My Kids Keep Forgetting Their School Stuff!

Q: My kids are constantly forgetting stuff they need for school and because I work from home they call expecting me to drop it off. It’s really frustrating for me to drive back and forth but I feel bad they don’t have what they need when I know I can

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Sep
14
Parenting Corner – Teaching Children About Money

Q: How do I teach my kids to be responsible with money when we live in a “keeping up with the Jones’s” society?

A:  Great Question! Since many of today’s adults were taught it’s inappropriate to talk about money, the conversations most kids hear on the subject revolve around paying …

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Sep
7
Parenting Corner – My Adult Child is Blaming Me For the Past!

Q. My adult daughter is going through some emotionally challenging situations and is blaming me and her dad because we divorced when she was a pre-teen. She refuses to have a conversation about her problems and refuses to see a therapist, do you have any tips?

A. Great Question!  Parenting …

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Aug
31
Parenting Corner – Teaching Your Child Resourcefulness

 

Q.  My wife and I both work forcing us to use early care for my 7-year daughter but she doesn’t like it so she clings on to me when I leave her. What can I do to make drop-off easier on both of us?

A.  Great Question! This is

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Aug
17
Parenting Corner – Teaching Self Responsibility

 

Q. I have three kids, ages 6, 9 and 12; how can I empower each of them to be self responsible?

A. Great question!  Empowerment begins at home by creating opportunities for your kids to have greater responsibility and to set standards for themselves.  Household chores are an ideal …

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