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Help! My Kids Won’t Do Their Schoolwork at Home: How to boost your child's attention and focus

Help! My Kids Won’t Do Their Schoolwork at Home Two easy ways to boost attention, concentration and focus Now that school is happening at home, parents are faced with a whole host of new parenting challenges. Not only do you need to…

How to Take Care of YOU During This Challenging Time!

We get it...being stuck inside the house with the kids day in and day is challenging. Right now, you have a ton on your plate. You may be trying to do your normal job from home while at the same time helping your kids with schoolwork, getting…
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3 Easy Ways To Teach Your Child Compassion

Compassion - the sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others - is literally "suffering with another." Teaching your child to be compassionate is an important parental responsibility, one that has far-reaching implications…
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Using Soothing Music To Calm Your Upset Child

Music - there is no doubt it has the ability to change and influence our emotions. Just think about one of your favorite songs and how it makes you feel when you hear it. Maybe it makes you feel sad or nostalgic. Or maybe it makes you feel happy…
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How can I get my child to focus and concentrate on school and homework? (Part I)

Teachers and parents often struggle with getting kids (of all ages) to focus and concentrate. The ability to concentrate on less-than-exciting tasks is a critical skill for kids to build. They not only need to build this skill for school, but…
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Preventing Tantrums: Instilling Daily Calm is Key 

The mind, hard to control, Flighty—alighting where it wishes— One does well to tame. The disciplined mind brings happiness. ~Buddha   We’ve all been there...you tell your child she cannot have that candy bar at the…