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When should my son start shaving?!

The answers are always varied and none of them are incorrect. “As soon as his father teaches him” “When he ...

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A storm alone is scary enough…

At the start of just about every storm, I have a flashback to my childhood. My little brother was terrified ...

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Off to kindergarten … with a cell phone?

Have you seen the kindergartners with their cell phones? The Firefly glowPhone, the iBaby, the LG Migo, the Wherifone and ...

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Does your teenaged athlete need a heart screen?

Recent reports like this in USA Today raise questions among parents about whether their teenager should be screened for cardiac ...

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Are you thinking about adoption?

If you are thinking about adoption, you likely have lots of questions… I know my husband and I did when ...

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Could My Child Have ADHD?

This question crosses the mind of most parents at one time or another. Your five year old has launched his ...

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Keep an eye on your child’s vision

Sight is one of the major ways we interact with our environment, learn and develop. There are many ways a ...

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Are we over-planning playtime?

How old were you the first time your parents let you out of the house alone? Did you walk to ...

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Early Puberty – Are kids growing up too fast?

Do you feel like your kids are growing up too fast? It may not just be motherly melancholy. There is ...