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Old School Education

Old School Education

Classical Education – An Effective Method for Teaching Kids in a Modern World Are our children being educated well enough to lead the world, or barely well enough to lead their friends down the bike path? Education is a hot topic right now in politics on local and national levels. One of the interesting discussions […]

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Do You Have a Parenting Plan?

Do You Have a Parenting Plan?

Would you get a job or move across the world without a plan? Probably not. There would be résumés to prepare and job hours to consider, or language barriers and cultural changes with which to deal. However, all too often parents find themselves without a plan for one of the most important jobs a person […]

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Do You Get a Passing Grade as a Parent?

Do You Get a Passing Grade as a Parent?

The Characteristics of Parenting for Success When you hear the word success, does you mind immediately go to money, status, and material items? The cheers from my old high school ring in my ears: S-U-C-C-E-S-S, That’s the way we spell success! Great – so we know how to spell it, but can we achieve it […]

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Posted in Child, Childhood Development, Developing Emotional Intelligence, Emotion Coaching, Parenting For Success, Parenting Styles, Parenting Tips, Raising Successful Children1 Comment

Are You Blocking Your Child’s Future?

Are You Blocking Your Child’s Future?

Pushing for Equal Success Can Result in Failure Apparently your child can get benched for being too good, at least if they play youth football in Arkansas like sixth grade Demias Jimerson. Using the Madre Hill rule, so named for the running back who dominated his youth league in the 1980s, the Wilson Intermediate Football League […]

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Give Your Child the Keys to Succeed

Give Your Child the Keys to Succeed

How can we effectively teach our children to succeed and give them the keys that will unlock their potential? That answer probably depends upon your definition of success. It also probably depends on how deeply you take your child’s success to be a part of your own, something from which you draw personal pride and […]

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Posted in Child, Childhood Development, Developing Confidence, Developing Critical Thinking, Education, Parenting For Success, Parenting Tips, Raising Successful Children, Teen3 Comments

Why You Should Put Your Kids to Work

Why You Should Put Your Kids to Work

If your kids are anything like mine, they would much prefer playing with their friends or watching TV to cleaning their rooms or loading the dishwasher. Some people argue that, by not instilling a strict work ethic into our kids at a young age, we are encouraging them to be lazy, make poor life decisions, […]

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Daddy’s Girls Have Better Relationship With Men

Daddy’s Girls Have Better Relationship With Men

I have often heard that there is nothing more precious than a great daddy-daughter relationship. I have been lucky enough to experience it with my own father and see it daily with my husband and daughter: Everything a father does greatly impacts his daughter’s future. A father’s connection with his daughter influences everything in her […]

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Tiger Moms: Is Tough Love Beneficial to Our Children?

Tiger Moms: Is Tough Love Beneficial to Our Children?

Parenting styles are often highly debated, from the woman in Alaska who disciplined her son with Tabasco sauce to self-prescribed ‘Tiger Mom’ Amy Chua, whose ‘tough love’ discipline style has garnered national attention. Neither of these stories are particularly new, but they remain relevant. Many say that parents such as these are being abusive toward […]

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How to Enjoy Eating Out With Your Kids

How to Enjoy Eating Out With Your Kids

My husband and I have an inside-joke that we are going to open a restaurant with clear tables that perch upon a hidden, kid-friendly paradise so that we can have a nice(r) meal out. There would be toys galore, and maybe a chalkboard on the wall, and we would be able to watch the kids […]

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‘Human Barbie’ Mom Gives 7-year-Old Daughter Breast Implant Voucher

‘Human Barbie’ Mom Gives 7-year-Old Daughter Breast Implant Voucher

Sarah Burge, a British woman who holds the record for undergoing the most plastic surgery procedures in the world, has given her seven- year- old daughter a voucher, worth approximately $9,850, for breast implants when she reaches the age of sixteen. Burge, often referred to as the ‘Human Barbie’, has spent upwards of $800,000 on […]

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