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4 Ways To Use Pantone’s Color of The Year

The Pantone Color Institute Announced the 2021 color of the year. Local influencer @PrettyGirlPeeps offers four fun ways that you can use "Illuminating" in your home
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How to Identify a Quality ABA Program

Because ABA therapy is so important to the child or teen with autism, quality matters. An expert at Healing Haven shares top questions parents should ask when considering an ABA provider.
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How to Address Racism in Kids’ Books and Movies

Sometimes kids' media isn't as sweet as it seems and feature instances of intolerance. Here's what to do if you encounter racism in kids' books and movies.
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Why Are Some Kids So Clingy?

Does your child seem overly-attached? We've got the scoop on why some kids are so clingy and what you can do to curb the behavior.
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Can-Do Women: Female Role Models for Young Girls

Actresses, musicians and celebs grab headlines. But role models? Not always. From historic and modern, here are 10 positive female role models for young girls.
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10 Houseplants that Families Should Avoid

Having houseplants can really liven up your home, especially in the gray winter months but parents should be aware of these houseplants that families should avoid.
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Creating Therapeutic Spaces at Home

With a little attention to detail, parents of a child with autism can create a therapeutic environment right at home. An expert from Gateway Pediatric Therapy offers expert tips.
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Rock Your Socks on World Down Syndrome Day

Find out why we wear mix-matched socks on World Down Syndrome Day and get advice on how kids can better interact with people who have Down syndrome.
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Tips on How to Raise a Kind Child

Compassion is an important quality to instill in children. Here's a short and sweet guide on how to raise a kind child and foster empathy, too.
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10 Classic Parenting Tips That Stand the Test of Time

Set aside the tech and experts. We've boiled things down to 10 classic parenting tips core advice for parents that includes lots of love and room to be human.
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Why Young Kids Hop, Skip, Jump and Bounce Around

Little ones spin, run, jump and bounce. Wonder why young kids hop around so much? Here's a look at the reasons – and what to do when it's too much.
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Are Playdates Necessary? Child Development Expert Weighs In

An Ann Arbor-area early childhood education professor says kids need social opportunities, but how it happens is flexible. Are playdates necessary, in your opinion?