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Tag Archives: tweens

A Parent’s Guide: When Bullying Becomes Assault

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 10, 2018 | Categories: Parenting
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Every mom wants her child to experience a productive, joyful life, and while you can help make this happen, your child will inevitably have hardships. There are times in which they must endure these hardships alone to build character. As much as we wish we could make things easier for our children, we can’t. But, […]

4 Ways to Prepare for Middle School

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 17, 2014 | Categories: Children, Education, Family
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It’s easy to think about how to prepare your child for the first day of Kindergarten. There are hundreds of checklists for what a child needs to know to help him survive those first transitional days being away from Mom. There are even hundreds of articles helping Moms know how to let go of their […]

How To Teach Children About Responsible Banking

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 22, 2012 | Categories: Financial, Guest Posts, Money Talk

Guest Post Image Source Educating children about banking is certainly one of the most hotly debated in many families – and not just because, as the Guardian has only recently once again confirmed, finding savings account offering decent rates has become all but impossible these days. Most importantly, dealing with finances is an important aspect […]

Timing Matters: When to Introduce a Smartphone as an Educational Toy to a Child

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 12, 2012 | Categories: Education, Gadgets, iPhone, Parenting, Technology

Guest Post Image Source Are your little ones becoming more interested in using your smartphone? If your answer is yes, then you belong to the almost 20% of parents who see their children using cell phones or even smartphones. Latest surveys show that almost 20% of children nowadays carry a mobile device such as a […]