Parenting

I believed that dog adoption was a lifelong commitment and that only bad people give back pets—until my children’s safety was at risk. They called him a “foster fail.” My husband and I were graduate students when, of all the rescued greyhounds that had passed through our home as fosters, I decided to keep Axel,
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Does your kid like to tattle? And not just on their friends and siblings, but on other adults? We’ve got advice for parents who hear “I’m telling” more often than they’d like. Kadyn Green is a compulsive tattler. The six-year-old in Edmonton has no scruples about squealing on anyone, from his younger brother and random
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These fun and easy Halloween crafts for kids will keep your little ones kids busy for a couple of hours—and help decorate the house for the holiday! Some parents are super crafty, DIY-types who love to make things with their hands. (They might even get teased for it.) Other parents are the complete opposite and
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Whether you made it in your own kitchen or bought it at the grocery store, do you know how to properly store baby food? Here are some tips to consider. Visit Children’s MomDocs (a blog by mom physicians at St Louis Children’s Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine): http://bit.ly/2k3V2W2 Learn more about St. Louis
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Think a trip across the pond with littles in tow sounds like hard work? Think again! London, England is brimming (right to the top of your teacup) with family-friendly sites, free activities and one-of-a-kind moments that will have everyone super chuffed. Here are some of the best things to do in London with kids. Changing
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Join me in supporting Maggie who courageously shares her dislike of and despair with her SPIRITED CHILD in a LIVE COACHING SESSION (on facebook) (available for Present Play Members only). Have questions for me? comment here with them! here’s a link to the temperament test: http://www.unige.ch/fapse/emotion/tests/temperament/?lang=en Sign-up for my weekly newsletter for the inside scoop
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Summer is back, and these awesome sandals are sure to keep your kids cool and comfortable. This year, we’re finally starting to see a somewhat ‘normal’ summer with the uptake in vaccinations and vaccines for kids under 5 predicted to become available soon. After two years of cancelled plans and isolating with kids, you might
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Join the Play Pandemic Challenge → https://theparentingjunkie.com/challenge ❤ Share this video with 10 friends (https://youtu.be/6UUK2PvO8f8) The Parenting Junkie shares how to organize your kids day with ⑦ essential elements for their well being. 🌈 Move Over Corona, there’s a new pandemic in town. It’s play, and it’s spreading like wildfire throughout the globe. Don’t just
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Join the Play Pandemic Challenge → https://theparentingjunkie.com/challenge The Parenting Junkie and Renee Jain discuss homeschooling during Coronavirus. In this video you’ll learn value tips for homeschooling during Coronavirus. ↓ ↓ ↓ ↓ ↓ Move Over Corona, there’s a new pandemic in town. It’s play, and it’s spreading like wildfire throughout the globe. #playpandemic Don’t just
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