Childhood Chores: Lessons in teamwork and work ethics

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  One  thing I think kids need to do is more chores, and take care of their own rooms.  Responsibilities are really important to start them with. If they have animals,  they have to feed them and care for them. That’s the only way I think I could do  it. Faith  Ford   Chores can […]

Building your child’s socialization habits

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  There are two lasting bequests we can give our children: One is roots, the other is wings.   Hodding Carter   Establishing social relationships is one of the earliest milestones children of school age achieve. The interactions that they have during these formative years are the building blocks of what will be their lifelong socialization […]

Single Parenting: 4 simple tips for survival

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For me, already being part of a single parent household and knowing it was just me and my mom, you’d wake up times and hope that the next day you’d be able to be alongside your mother because she was out trying to make sure that I was taken care of. But all I cared […]

Choosing Hearts not Hurries…

Christmas

What memories do you have of home? What about home makes it a place that you want to return to? For many, the memory has little or nothing to do with a place, but a feeling of comfort, of peace, or of possibility.  When I think about the homes I long to visit, or bring […]