Parenting Corner

Race Talk: Help Your Child Appreciate Differences

December 1, 2020 It may be the end of a difficult year on many levels, but that does not mean that we should end discussions about highly charged topics, including race. Article after article has been writte...
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Preparing Kids for Coronavirus Education

September 2, 2020 Parenting Corner: Mentally equipping your child for a new educational experience. As summer turns to fall, parents are preparing their children and teens for the new school year amid a pande...

Parenting Corner: When Parents Disagree

July 9, 2020 Effective communications strategies can derail conflict during high stress times. Spring 2020 will be remembered for many things. One of the biggest memories will be the tremendous stress people ...

Parenting Corner: Follow the Leader

April 6, 2020 Getting better sleep with less screen time and more physical activity lies with you. It’s been one of those weeks: You’ve been up all night with a baby or a work deadline. Your two hours of slee...

Parenting Corner: Say You’re Sorry, and Mean It

February 28, 2020  Isn’t insisting on an apology the right way to make things right? Every parent has faced that uncomfortable moment when their child has clearly crossed the line by transgressing against ano...

Parenting Corner: New Year, New Family, New You

Believe it or not, making a realistic and rewarding New Year’s Resolution is possible. Some of us start the new year with fresh hopes for making sweeping changes, but anyone who has observed how fitness center...

Parenting Corner: The Season of Spending Money

November 18, 2019 How to broach the annual hot-button topic of spending money during the holidays with your kids. ‘Tis the season … to talk about money. It may seem contradictory to think about discussing fin...

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