Read more about the article 5 Ways to Intentionally Parent Your Children
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5 Ways to Intentionally Parent Your Children

Intentional parenting is about doing something deliberately to deepen the bond between the parent and child. Through intentional parenting, parents can help their children build strong social and emotional skills.  In the bible - Proverb 29:17 says, "Discipline your children, and they will give you peace of mind and will make your heart glad." This proverb…

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My Job as a Hiking Guide

    Last week I went on a hike with my son. Well, it wasn’t a big hike, certainly not like those dog friendly hikes designed to give four-legged friends loads of time to explore outdoors. This was more like walking through the woods to the end of our property. To a three-year-old, however, it is a…

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What a red dye sensitivity means for our family

We’re traveling this week and next, so I’m sharing some of my favorite posts from the archives. This one seemed especially timely with Valentine's Day, and all of it's pink and red food, coming up this weekend. It happens every few months. As our oldest daughter rages and screams, one of our other girls will…

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Read more about the article The Pomodoro Parenting Technique
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The Pomodoro Parenting Technique

The following post is from Kat of Inspired To Action: The Pomodoro Parenting Technique I may win the geeky mom award for this post, but it's a chance I'm willing to take. I love reading about time management, productivity, and organization. There is even the slight possibility that I read about it more than I…

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Pedaling Through Life

The following post is from Brad, a web designer and father of quadruplets: Pedaling Through Life We are pedaling around a very sobering turn this week in our boys' lives.  The boys will be officially in school.  As I write this, we are less than 48 hours from having the first official day in the…

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4 Simple Ways to Make Your Kids the Best of Friends

The following post is from Amanda of OhAmanda.com and Impress Your Kids: 4 Simple Ways to Make Your Kids the Best of Friends My children have a clubhouse. It's got a clubhouse sign, a password, and even a calculator outside so you can punch in a PIN before entering. They will go to their clubhouse…

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