Tag: Tweens

February 16, 2018

Youth sports safety tips: Everything that parents need to know

Youth sports can teach a child so much. Here are pre-season tips for making this a safe experience.

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Children Teens

teaching your child about peers with special needs February 7, 2018

Teaching your child about peers with special needs: 8 useful tips

How children treat others with differences depends to some extent on what their parents teach them about kindness.

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Children Teens

should I adopt November 1, 2017

Should I adopt? Two unspoken fears about adoption

A mother reflects on having enough money and love for adoption.

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Children

internet safety tips for kids September 5, 2017

Internet safety: Keeping your child safe from online predators

Know the tactics of online predators and how to prevent possible encounters with your child.

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Children Prevention Safety

hydration for youth athletes June 20, 2017

Hydration for youth athletes: Keeping young athletes on the field

Know how much fluid young athletes need to stay hydrated during practice and games.

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Fitness

becoming foster parents May 12, 2017

The surprising reason to consider becoming a foster parent

This family's decision to take in foster children meant their own kids get less of everything -- but gain more.

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Children

introducing new dating partner May 11, 2017

Parenting: Adjusting to a new spouse

It can be tricky as a single parent to adjust to a new spouse, and help your children adjust, too. Here's advice from a woman who's navigated this with her family.

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Family

tween April 27, 2017

5 important life lessons to teach your tween

A mother shares 5 life lessons she wants her kids to learn in their tween years.

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Family

Know the warning signs of child abuse April 10, 2017

How to spot the warning signs of child abuse

Trust your instincts and take action if you suspect child abuse.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Prevention Teens