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Healthy Halloween Tips

29 Oct , 2014  

Halloween children

With the chance to dress up in costume and stock up on sweets, Halloween is the highlight of the year for many kids — from toddlers to teens.

But since it’s high season for candy, it can also be an frustrating time for parents More…

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Halloween Safety Tips

24 Oct , 2014  

Happy family sitting on hay bales and holding pumpkins.

With Halloween right around the corner, the American Red Cross would like everyone to stay safe when they don their costumes and go out to Trick-or-Treat. More…

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Father Son Relationship

3 Oct , 2014  

Smiling Father Playing With Baby Son At Home

Find 10 ways to strengthen Father and Son Relationships

 

The father-son relationship can be complex. Fathers and sons with widely different interests can find it hard to relate to one another. More…

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What Parents Should Know

3 Oct , 2014  

Mother with son doing homework

Learn about what to teach your child before they head off to school.

Given that the national curriculum was created by the 1988 Education Reform Act and first used in schools in 1989, the fact that no one has written a parents’ guide to it before is puzzling. More…

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Qualities of an Ideal Parent

3 Oct , 2014  

Six happy children

If you were to create an ideal parent, what qualities would s/he have? What would they look like? What would they say or do?

I’ve been thinking about this question for quite some time. In many ways I find the topic a bit daunting, so I’d like to open up the conversation. More…

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Money Values

29 Apr , 2014  

Little boy saving money in piggy bank

Have you taught your children the value of money yet?

It is a campaign first proclaimed by the Government of Canada in 1985 and co-ordinated by The Canadian Association of Family Resource Programs (FRP Canada) annually.

Each year the co-ordinators choose a theme, and this year the theme is Family and Finances – It just adds up! More…

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Finding Yourself

29 Apr , 2014  

Hispanicfamily

As the school year begins, there’s a large, collective sigh about to be heard among parents sending their children off to colleges and universities across the country.

Mingled with that collective sigh will be tears, “I love yous,” and a million different ways of saying goodbye. More…

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Time Management

29 Apr , 2014  

Time for family concept

The general sentiment around productivity is to get more done in less time. While this is great in theory, focusing solely on getting the most done can lead to burning out. This is only compounded when you throw managing a home and family into the mix.

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