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The Importance of Play for All ages

Summer is coming and if, like parents everywhere, you are busy planning your kids’ summer activities, be sure to allow for plenty of unstructured time. Experts agree that for children, adolescents and teens play is not merely idle time; it … Continue reading

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Free-Range Kids

For Back-to-School season, we’re taking a look at different parenting styles and philosophies. Last time we examined Helicopter Parenting. This time, we’re taking on the Free-Range Kids. Remember the good old days, when children played outside – unsupervised – and that was … Continue reading

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3 Strategies for Better Decision-Making

From the moment we wake up each morning to the moment we fall asleep at night, we are making decisions, thousands in a single day. Most are inconsequential and are made without much thought, but the big decisions that have … Continue reading

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