Summer: Is Camp For The Kids Or The Parents?

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By: Shannon Ralph I swore I wouldn’t do it. I promised myself I would never be one of those parents. You know the parents I am talking about. The ones who believe summer vacation should be a time of cultural “enrichment” for their children. The parents who sign their kids up for Cantonese lessons over the […]

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Parenting Video Tips: Making Breakfast Fun

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By Brandy Black I remember some of my most cherished days as a child involved doing something that I had never done before, breaking the mold, changing things up.  One morning my father woke me up and said we were all going on a “around the world day”, the agenda was thai food for lunch […]

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A Gay Dad Confesses:  I Was Recruited by Evangelical Christians When I Was Nine

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The headline pissed me off when I read it in my news feed.   “Evangelical Group Plans to Convert Children as Young As Five at Portland Parks”.  As a dad, an interest group, any interest group, going after kids is unacceptable in my book. As I read the article further, I found out that the evangelical […]

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Mother’s Day Product Guide

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By: Brandy Black Mother’s Day is Here… Because the little ones are always proud to give the grown-ups a hand, the motherchildbag is equipped with an extra handle to allow them to help Mum or Dad carry home the shopping. Another bonus? They’re so engrossed in the task that they stay close to their parents […]

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Parenting: On Sensory Integration Issues

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By Jillian Lauren   Tariku has finally been getting some targeted help for his sensory integration issues and it’s making a world of difference. It’s taken us years to land on a recipe that has been having some measurable and surprisingly quick results. I say this to give hope to any parents out there who […]

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