Parenting

How to Help Kids Overcome Fear of the Water

Help child afraid of water

Before your child can begin learning how to swim, it’s critical to build their water confidence and remove any mental barriers they may have developed. If your child exhibits fear of the swimming pool, you’re not alone. Many children experience water anxiety that can impede progress during swimming lessons. Fortunately, …

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Status of Shared Parenting Bills in the US

Status of shared parenting bills in the us

Divorce can really be a depressing and stressful, unsettling, life-altering event. A once happy and ideal relationship is ending, all sorts of routines are upset, and on top of all these transition stresses, there are legal hoops to jump through before things could be resolved. You have a very difficult …

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7 Positive Parenting Tips For Toddlers

7 Positive Parenting tips for toddlers

Let’s face it, toddlers are a handful and parenting a toddler requires buckets of patience. Toddlers are notoriously difficult, but when you think about it then it really makes sense. For the first time in their lives they are able to voice their unhappiness (yes those tantrums) and they want …

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5 Parenting Tips For Children With Autism

5 Parenting tips for children with autism

When autism is diagnosed early the long term outcome is almost always better since you can start behavioral therapy early on. Being a parent is a demanding task that requires a lot of effort. If you have a special needs child then you will find parenting even more challenging. No parent …

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How Can You Teach Your Kids to Cook?

How to teach your kids how to cook

If you’re raising kids, you should know how important it is that they learn how to cook early on. When your kids get older and they start going to university and living their life, if they don’t have cooking skills, they’re not going to be able to make nutritious meals …

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4 Ways To Deal With A Bully

4 Ways To Deal With A Bully

Another great video by Kristina Kuzmic and this one includes her gorgeous son. Bullying is a very real problem in our schools and it is not just limited to certain schools, cultures or areas. This is  problem everywhere. It is so important that your children know how to cope with …

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Things You Should Say To Your Child Every Day

Things you should say to your toddler every day

As parents we have a lasting impact on our kids’ personality and character. The way we act and what we say will leave an imprint on them most likely for the rest of their lives. Therefore, it is our responsibility to make sure that the impact that we leave on …

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How To Raise An Optimist

How To Raise An Optimist

Extensive research shows that positive people tend to lead a much happier and fulfilling life than their pessimistic counterparts. The best gift you can give your child – arguably – is raising them with a positive mindset complemented by an abundance mentality. They will grow to see life from a …

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Top 6 Tips To Encourage Kids To Clean Their Room

Tips to encourage kids to clean their own room

Millions of parents have been battling out on how to help their children keep their rooms clean and organized. If the battle seems endless, you will probably find these pointers helpful. When your kids start growing up and learning from their peers – they will eventually learn that cleaning is not dreadful …

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How To Calm Down a Hyper Child

How to calm down a hyper child

Hyperactivity is a relatively common condition in children. If your child is unable to sit still for long, or tends to get overexcited, then you need to get used to calm him/her down. Some hyperactive children may fidget a lot, whereas others may not be excessively uncontrollable. Regardless of the …

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Self Confidence Activities For Children

Self confidence activities for children

Ensuring that your child has good self confidence is very important. For your kid to do well in life, it is critical that he/she believes in himself/herself from an early age. You do not want your kid to feel inferior or inclined to worry too much about his/her inabilities rather …

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Top Ten Parent Pet Peeves

top ten parent pet peeves

Really, it’s not that we are any more easily annoyed than anyone else, but if you’re a parent, you know there’s certain things that just drive you mad. Chances are you have wanted to bang your head against a wall whenever you’ve been confronted with the following: Peeve #10: Booooooring …

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How To Have A Baby If You Are Lesbian Or Gay

How to have children when you are gay

Starting a family as a heterosexual couple is usually a simple affair of having sex and waiting patiently until conception occurs. Although there are some heterosexual couples that struggle to fall pregnant and sometimes have infertility problems, this is usually the exception and not the default. For LGBTQ+ (lesbian,gay, bisexual, transgender, …

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Quick Tips How To Get Your Children To Listen

How to get your children to listen

It is important to make your child get used to listening to what you tell him/her from an early age. If your child makes it a point to ignore you, the problem will get worse the older he/she grows. Getting your children to listen to you is not as difficult …

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