Parenting

Discipline Children

How to Effectively Discipline your Child

By: Hellen Hutchinson The term “discipline” sometimes conjures up negative images for parents and ...

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9 Simple Valentine’s Day Dates with the Kids

by: Shanna P. Lowe Valentine’s Day celebrates the love and appreciation we have for ...

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5 Indoor Winter Activities For When It’s Too Cold To Go Outside

By: Shanna P. Lowe Skiing and snowboarding, ice skating and sledding, igloos and snow ...

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Now’s the Perfect Time to Prep for Summer Camp

By: Jocelyn Houston Ever heard that phrase “life’s a marathon, not a sprint?” Sure, ...

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Beautiful Wallflowers: Helping A Quiet Child Bloom

By: Malia Jacobson When your kid shirks social interaction, hiding behind your legs at ...

Omaha Family Birthday Guide

Omaha’s Birthday Guide

Balloons and blowers, piñatas and presents, cake and candy, goodies and games—children love birthday ...

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The Montessori Mind: How Montessori Promotes Mindful Learning

By Malia Jacobson Young children aren’t usually known for intense concentration. To the contrary, ...

Picking a private school

Choosing a Private School

By: Heidi Smith Luedtke, Ph.D.   Comparing private schools is challenging because each institution ...

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Pint-Sized Pursuits: Enrichment Activities for the Preschool Crowd

By: Sarah Lyons Providing extracurricular activities for your preschooler can encourage their natural curiosity ...

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The Gift of Adoption: One Family’s Story

By: Christa Melnyk Hines   Eighteen years ago, while living in Florida, friends and ...