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A Parent’s Guide to Dealing With Bullies

A Parent’s Guide to Dealing With Bullies

Introduction Bullying is a serious issue that plagues students of all ages. Whether it is physical, verbal, or online, this form of intimidation can have long-term psychological effects on both the victim and perpetrator. For parents concerned about their child's...

Helping Children With Anxiety

Helping Children With Anxiety

As parents and caregivers, our greatest wish is to be able to raise healthy, well-adjusted children. Seeing a child struggle with feelings of anxiety and stress is difficult, and many don't have the tools to manage these feelings on their own. If left untreated, these...

Family Fun Ideas for Thanksgiving

Family Fun Ideas for Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving Day, families can begin new traditions. These family fun ideas for Thanksgiving gather the family together. It also creates a more meaningful way to make lasting memories. Capture the season this year using these fun ideas for your family....

The Importance of Teaching Children Financial Lessons

The Importance of Teaching Children Financial Lessons

Kids learn by observation. They will watch you and anyone else they see around them. Soon enough, they'll pick up thinking patterns and actions from what they've seen. It is critical to be the one who teaches your children about money. You don't want your child...

Back To School Fundraising Ideas

Back To School Fundraising Ideas

When a new school year begins, teachers and other staff might need to raise funds for projects and events. Instead of directly asking parents for money, holding a fundraiser is often an option used in many schools. Here are a few ideas to consider that are fun for...

Raising Emotionally Intelligent Children

Raising Emotionally Intelligent Children

Parents are the first role model for their children. Not only do parents teach their children how to succeed academically, but they also have an impact on their child's emotional intelligence. Encouraging children to succeed scholastically or in the realm of sports is...

Why You Should Include Your Teens in Budget Planning

Why You Should Include Your Teens in Budget Planning

Teenagers have a lot going their way, such that handling their finances can be daunting. Including teens in budget planning provides them with financial literacy enabling them to prioritize financially. They get to understand the differences between needs and wants,...

The Importance of Raising Financially Literate Children

The Importance of Raising Financially Literate Children

Financial literacy is among the critical life skills that every individual requires. It is vital to teaching your children the basics of financial discipline and investing for better wealth creation in the future. Financial education is essential in providing kids...

Why You Should Teach Your Children to Cook

Why You Should Teach Your Children to Cook

Cooking is an important life skill that you need to be a successful adult and contribute to your family or social group. Parents can sometimes be reluctant to get kids started in the kitchen because of the number of dangerous things there, the time preparing to cook...