The tween years: How to survive as a parent

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(BPT) – There’s the summer vacation you dream of: happy children playing games, parents relaxing, cheerful grandparents, smooth roads, short lines and easy-to-schedule outdoor sports and activities for the kids. And then there’s the reality, which more closely resembles “National Lampoon’s Vacation.”The film follows the all-American Griswolds as they drive the family station wagon cross-country…

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Share yourself with your kids

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As more time goes on, it gets harder and harder to get your kids’ attention. Today’s kids are surrounded by distractions, all day every day. Between video games, computers, tablets, cell phones, and extracurricular activities, there is hardly any time left for them to get to know you. And wouldn’t that be a shame? In…

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6 Warning Signs That Your Child is Being Bullied

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The thought of your child being bullied is heartbreaking for any parent. School should be a safe place for learning, growing and developing bonds. Unfortunately, for many kids, school can be a place full of fear and pain, thanks to bullies. You would like to think that your child would simply tell you that they…

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