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Family Pets

There are so many benefits that pets provide for kids and the whole family, but it is a big responsibility that needs careful consideration.  Kids always get wrapped up in the idea of owning a new pet, but it’s up to parents to make sure the experience is a positive one and that the pets […]

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Distracted Parenting And How It Affects You And Your Child

We always hear how bad too much screen time is for the kids, but when it comes to children’s development, parents should worry less about their kids screen time – and more about their own! Our society is reaching peak criticism of digital devices – smart phones in particular – that are always close on […]

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Working Memory And Some Memory Boosters

Working Memory is very important basic mental skill for use in our daily life, as well as the life of a child. Working memory is a cognitive system with a limited capacity that is responsible for temporarily holding information available for processing.  Working memory is key to learning as it helps kids hold on to […]

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Allowing your child to fail

Allowing your child to fail will help them to succeed.  These are good words to remember in your quest to raise ‘star’ children.  As parents we all have the desire to see our kids excel and we sometimes don’t allow them to make their own mistakes and learn from them.  This over-parenting or helicopter parenting, […]

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Education Trends

We are educating our kids today for future jobs that don’t even exist at this time. The way technology is changing and the world is evolving at a head spinning rate, we have to pause and question the relevance of what is being taught in the school curriculum and the way that we educate our […]

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