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How To Make Essay Writing Interesting For Kids?

My eight year old is a fiend. She read To Kill a Mockingbird in an afternoon and right now shes breezing through Chekhov. She types over 90 words per minute and sometimes writes up to twelve or fourteen pages a day. She lives and breathes reading and writing and can't understand why everyone do

How to Deal With Step-Family Problems

To deal with step-family issues, it is necessary to have realistic expectations, open communication and a positive attitude. Blended families are a challenging experience so love, patience and mutual respect are paramount.

School of Etiquette

When I was a little girl, somewhere around 4th or 5th grade, my Mom decided to put me in a class to teach me proper etiquette. She is very knowledgeable about good manners, but she thought it would be

Truancy In Teenagers

Truancy is something that was easier to deal with in our parent's day. It is define as the dictionary calls 'the act or condition of being absent without permission' were standard. A good lashing helped clear up any doubt as to the relevant authorities' feelings on the subject. I

A Brief Introduction to ADHD

ADHD is known as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Children who suffer from ADHD will be unable to control their behavior or pay attention during these years. ADHD was first detected by Dr. Heinrich Hoffman in 1845. Sir George F. Still published a series of lectures to the Royal College of P

How to Deal With a Child With a Learning Disability

A learning disabled child needs help and parents should provide it through patience, love and proper knowledge. It is important that parents understand that a child's learning disability is not a hindrance for a happy childhood. It is the duty of parents to discover the strengths of the child a

Parenting: Prescribing The Symptom

Rebecca was struggling with 3 year old Kevin's screaming. Whenever someone didn't do what he wanted, he screamed and screamed, hoping to get his way. Rebecca had tried many different things to get Kevin to stop screaming, such as time outs, telling him to use his words, walking away and ig

How to Get a Lamb to Nurse

Lambs are precious creatures born to sheep in the springtime. The lamb is the symbol of innocence, childhood, purity and rebirth. The reality of lambs, however, is sometimes more grisly than a springtime romp. Lambs need extensive care before, during and immediately after birth. Lambs nurse on insti

Throw A Baby Shower For Your Best Friend

Is your friend waiting for a baby? Is your little one just a year or two old and you remember that surprise baby shower you had? Well, it's time you surprised your friend as well and take it ahead of her. Throw a baby shower that she will enjoy the most.

Dealing With Your Early Morning Tasks

Parents are probably the busiest people by the time the sun rises early in the morning. It is like there is no time for them to finish their chores even if they wake up before sunrise. But, you can save time by planning your every move.

Finding The Best Infant Car Seat

It's not a light thing to bring a baby when driving a car. Even if you drive safely, there's no guarantee that the baby is 100% safe inside the car. When inside the car, the baby has to be safe at all times.


Angels are prominent in many cemeteries - as statues and carved into tombstones. Learn the meaning of this symbol, including its variations, in this photo gallery of cemetery symbols and meanings.

How to Thaw Breast Milk

Just as freezing breast milk correctly helps prevent babies from getting sick, thawing it safely also decreases the risk.