Parenting

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How to Explain Catcalling to Kids

Find out why catcalling can be harmful and what you or your child can do if they are ever come face-to-face with a catcaller.
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Tulip, Orchid and Dandelion Theory: Kids and Sensitivity

Get details on the tulip, orchid and dandelion theory, plus learn how to create the best environment for your child to grow.
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10 Examples of Patriotism That Parents Should Teach Their Kids

What should American children know about our country, and how can parents instill patriotism for kids at their home? Teachers share these 10 examples of patriotism.
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Tips for Parents on How to Handle a Kid’s First Crush

A kid's first crush can be exciting for the child — and nerve-wracking for mom and dad. Open communication and understanding are key. Read on for more tips.
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25 #OwnVoices Books for Kids

The #OwnVoices movement showcases books that feature characters of color written by people that share the character's identity. Here are 25 kids' books that are a part of the movement.
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How Parents Can Show Kids What Grown-Up Love Looks Like

From listening and hanging out to holding hands, giving compliments and even being happy to help out, here are 12 ways to show children what emotional maturity in relationships looks like.

Overstimulated Baby? Why It Happens and How to Soothe It

An overstimulated baby can be even fussier than usual. Read on for tips on how to know your child is overwhelmed and ways to prevent it.
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12 Easy Ways Parents Can Show Their Love to Their Kids

Instead of roses, we offer a dozen ways parents can show their love, from kitchen and game bonding time to twists on little notes — and just listening.
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Building Self-Care Skills for a Child With Autism

For an individual with autism, the ability to successfully carry out activities of daily living means greater independence throughout life. Learn how these skills are mastered.
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By Doing What They Love, Kids With Autism Explore Their Futures

Inspired by their own skills and passions, kids with autism and their families are working with ABA therapists at Healing Haven to build skills for productive future lives.
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Teens Are ‘Sexting’ Earlier Than Ever, Study Finds

Parenting app Jiminy discovered some kids are exposed to sexting as young as age 8 – and getting or sending them by 13. Here's how to talk to kids about it.
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Diverse Music Artists for Kids

Expanding our kids' media to include creators of different ethnicities is an important piece in raising them to be anti-racist. Here are 13 diverse music artists for kids to add to your playlists.