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Youth Sports: Teaching Bullying or Respect?

Young adult fiction writer, Patty Blount, raises an important question in this post on bullying and youth sports. How is playing sports in today’s youth sports culture affecting our kids? Are they learning about leadership, cooperation and teamwork, as we …

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There are Positive Benefits of Technology on Kids

From toddlers playing on their mom’s smartphones to school-aged kids doing research on tablets, technology use is definitely prevalent among young children. As Edudemic notes, 25 percent of kids are using the Internet on a daily basis by the time …

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Kids Love Friendship Bracelets – Make One For International Friendship Day

International Friendship Day is around the corner on August 1st. Kids LOVE to make these terrific friendship bracelets. They are easy and lots of fun! Thanks to Erica for her great post on DIY Friendship Bracelets! You will need – 1) embroidery …

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How to Get Past the “Training Wheel Tears”

It is that time of year again. Summer is here, the weather is warm, the days are long, and children are eager to show their independence and shed their training wheels by graduating to a two-wheel bike. Learning to ride …

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We Love Uber & now uberFAMILY!

One of our favorite companies – who doesn’t love UBER – introduced a brand new component to their already amazing offerings – uberFAMILY! This great new option that allows parents and caregivers in DC metro area to request a vehicle …

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Balance Summer Learning and Family Vacations

For many families, summer is a whirlwind of road trips, family visits, camps, and constantly changing sports schedules. With all of this activity as well as your child wanting a break from school, it can be very easy to let …

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