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Homework -- The Age Old Battle Begins Anew! How Does Your Student Stack Up Against The Books?

Homework -- The Age Old Battle Begins Anew! How Does Your Student Stack Up Against The Books?

Do you fear the dreaded homework battle? Can you remember feeling the same way? Whether someone likes or doesn't like to study, the use of the following techniques can help assure that the time utilized to study is met with the best results.
Rule #4 - "If You Think Your Teacher is Tough, Wait Until You Get a Boss"

Rule #4 - "If You Think Your Teacher is Tough, Wait Until You Get a Boss"

Recently my 11 year old daughter Brooke brought home a list of rules offered to her by her best friend, Julia. Now, I have no idea where these rules originated and if memory serves me correctly, I've probably seen these rules as a forwarded email at least once or twice.But as I read them, I rea
What Is Gripe Water Made of?

What Is Gripe Water Made of?

Gripe water can be an effective remedy for treating the gastrointestinal symptoms of infants. These symptoms may include colic cramps, gas and hiccups, along with teething problems and reflux stomach. Gripe water contains ingredients that can calm and soothe these symptoms, allowing a baby to relax
Unusual Baby Shower Party Ideas For a Lively Celebration

Unusual Baby Shower Party Ideas For a Lively Celebration

Unusual baby shower party ideas for fun and easy party planning.Decorations and activity ideas for your upcoming baby shower.
'Sharing Your Faith' One Romper, Bib, Gown, And One Piece At A Time

'Sharing Your Faith' One Romper, Bib, Gown, And One Piece At A Time

As a Believer, 'Sharing Your Faith' is very important and for adults can and is done in many different ways. But did you know that 'Sharing Your Faith' does not have to stop with you... your newborn 'bundle of joy' could also 'Share Your Faith?
12 Common Mistakes Made By Parents

12 Common Mistakes Made By Parents

Parenting is one of the easiest jobs to obtain; it requires no training or qualification. It is also the most difficult job to do correctly. Thought it must be said that there is no such thing as a perfect childhood, there are plenty of examples of poor quality situations in which a child can be bro
Baby Gift Ideas

Baby Gift Ideas

Having trouble thinking about what to give that newborn? Here are some useful suggestions on what to give that baby close to your heart.
Don't Be A Pain in the Drain!

Don't Be A Pain in the Drain!

There's a small handful of things you absolutely don't want to flush down the drain –old cooking grease, unused medicines, and household chemicals. When you dispose of these things i
Colic Treatment - Can Baby Gas Drops Help?

Colic Treatment - Can Baby Gas Drops Help?

Baby gas drops are a common remedy for colic, but is it really an effective colic treatment? The answer depends upon the causes of your baby's colic.
The Need for Human Trafficking Education in America's Schools

The Need for Human Trafficking Education in America's Schools

What if no young people ever fell into the traps of human trafficking and sexual exploitation again? Traffickers understand who their targets are and the American education system is fifty steps behind them.
Dads, Sons, and Books - Secrets to Making Reading Time Fun

Dads, Sons, and Books - Secrets to Making Reading Time Fun

When you conjure up images of those great father/son bonding moments, you think of baseballs being thrown back and forth, big fish being dragged into the boat via grandpa's lure, and the old standard car-driving-when-feet-can't-reach-the-pedals. What you won't find on that list of pre
Safe Finger Foods for Babies

Safe Finger Foods for Babies

Introducing finger foods into a baby's diet can be fun, yet challenging as well. Trying to provide an adequate balance of nutrients, preparing safe meals for little mouths and discerning the tastes of a toddler can be difficult. However, some basic considerations will make introducing finger foods
Meeting Adoption Costs - List Of Organizations That Help Financially

Meeting Adoption Costs - List Of Organizations That Help Financially

Adopting a child could be costly, but there are many ways to help defray the cost. Check with different government agencies, adoption agencies and employers for help.
How Common Is Sexual Harassment at School?

How Common Is Sexual Harassment at School?

How common is sexual harassment among teens at school?
Physical Growth in Newborns-Topic Overview

Physical Growth in Newborns-Topic Overview

In the first month,your doctor will pay close attention to your baby's increasing weight,length,and head circumference,which is measured around the largest point of the head,usually starting at a point on the forehead. The average birth weight for babies is around 7.5 lb (3.4 kg),although ...
Ways to Encourage Learning During the Holidays

Ways to Encourage Learning During the Holidays

There are a number of ways to encourage learning during the holidays. Just because your child is on holiday doesn't mean his brain has to be, too!
Positive Parenting Solutions- The Best Way To Handle The Difficult Transition

Positive Parenting Solutions- The Best Way To Handle The Difficult Transition

Divorce classes are generally informative and it helps you to understand and realize the consequences of this separation on your family specially your kids.
Disposable Vs. Reusable Nappies

Disposable Vs. Reusable Nappies

Some parents choose to use cloth diapers (nappies) in place of disposable ones for a number of reasons. Consider all the pros and cons and your current family situation before making a decision on what you will use for your baby.
Packing Your Child a Healthy School Lunch

Packing Your Child a Healthy School Lunch

Planning on packing healthy school lunches is one of the most important things you can do to help your child be successful this school year. Find out what you need to know here.