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Setting Consequences for Teenagers | Parenting Tips

No matter how great our kids are, they all make mistakes. When their judgment is poor or they wind up in trouble, how should we…

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Parenting Teens
Posted in Parenting Pre-teens Teens

10 Common Behavior Problems In Teenagers with Solutions

You’re going to want to bookmark this post! My girls aren’t teens yet, but I see this in the middle school everyday. I believe this…

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Children With Depression
Posted in Health

What You Need to Know About Childhood Depression

Spotting the signs and symptoms Although most people think of depression as an adult illness, children and adolescents can develop depression as well. Unfortunately, many children with…

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Parenting Moments
Posted in Parenting

10 Things No Parenting Book Can Prepare You For

I couldn’t help myself with this one. This post is a little different than most, I want to mix things up a bit. Do you…

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Parenting
Posted in Health Parenting

Prevent Brain Drain: Keep Kids’ Minds Sharp During Vacation

Long periods of time off from school can lead your child to lose valuable knowledge and skills. Learn more about brain drain and 4 ways…

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Mental Health, Parenting, www.TopicsTalk.com
Posted in Education Health

Why Does Mental Health Matter in Schools Today?

Children and youth with mental health challenges sometimes experience difficulty at school for a variety of reasons. Many mental health agencies receive frequent calls from…

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Parenting for Dads
Posted in Daddy Issues Self Improvement

5 Steps for Dad to Get Re-Energized

“There is a vitality, a life-force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action and because there is only one of you…

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Divorce
Posted in Daddy Issues Parenting

3 Steps to Becoming a Great Stepparent

Becoming a stepparent by blending families or marrying someone with kids can be rewarding and fulfilling. If you’ve never had kids, you’ll get the chance…

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Posted in Outdoor Activities

24 Awesome Summer Activities to Keep Your Kids Busy on a Budget

Summer vacation. Parents around the country either dread or revel in these two words. Yes, we love having our kids home without the stress and…

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Bullying, Stop Bullying, www.TopicsTalk.com
Posted in Education Parenting Pre-teens Teens

5 Ways Parents Can Help Put an End to Bullying

Bullying is a hot topic. As an educator, I struggle with this as it has an everlasting mark on those that have been exposed to…

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