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Digital Distraction

Are we ADDICTED to our cell PHONES!?!?!

Are we ADDICTED to our cell PHONES!?!?! What would you say if I told you that smartphones and apps are specifically designed to be as …

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Child Development

How to talk about difficult topics with our kids

What is going on in our world? What can we do about it? And how can we talk about these things in our home? We …

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This isn’t how it was supposed to be…

Let’s all take a moment to walk through a little journey, shall we… Imagine the culmination of 12 years worth of time spent working towards …

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Child Development

So what is your 2020 “new normal” going to look like?

Yep, now that is a question of the day right now huh?? Everyone is talking about the “new normal” and what that is going to …

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Family

The struggle is real… Learning the art of CONNECTING with your kids.

Anyone else feeling the struggle to connect with your kids? #thestruggleisreal Being a parent in today’s world is not for the faint of heart. It …

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Family

Surviving and THRIVING. Parenting Tips and Tricks – an interview with Amber Trueblood

We have all heard it by now. You know, the moans and groans of this “new way” of living over the last couple of months. …

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Family

Do Hugs Matter: The Importance of Hugging Your Child

Hugging is an intimate form of contact that provides proven psychological benefits that are essential to a child’s development. It’s no secret that we feel …

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Family

9 Healthy Family Habits to Start Today

The healthy (or not so healthy) habits that we carry throughout our lives often begin when we are young and at home. When our children …

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Digital Distraction

[Infographic] Screen Time Recommendations for Kids

With the advancement of mobile devices from phones to tablets more and more kids are being introduced to them at a young age. It can …

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Digital Distraction

9 Amazing TED Talks for Dealing with Digital Distraction

Smartphone devices are extremely prominent in our culture today. Everywhere you turn people are texting, taking photos, uploading to social media and so much more! …

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Family

Are Family Retreats More Beneficial than a Vacation?

Each year you plan a family vacation, travel to an interesting destination and take in the sights and sounds to help release some stress from …

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