Online Safety: Protect Yourself and Your Kids on Social Media Sites
Sep13

Online Safety: Protect Yourself and Your Kids on Social Media Sites

Online safety is as important as you or your child’s physical safety so protect yourself and your child when you are online at various social media sites, danger is always lurking!

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Parenting Questions to Avoid
May25

Parenting Questions to Avoid

“You have how many children?”  This is one of the first questions I am asked when people meet me. Five. I have five children. Not twenty. Not forty two. Five. Trying to send your children home with me won’t work, either. I will notice. Especially since I drive a seven passenger van, not a school bus. It doesn’t help my case when I mention that we also homeschool.While many people are supportive,I have heard statements...

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Children and Violent Video Games – How to Keep Control
Feb26

Children and Violent Video Games – How to Keep Control

When it comes to kids and video games, most parents cringe at the thought of what their children are playing and whom they’re playing with online.  How does a parent know if the game their child is playing is age appropriate, or a violent, explicit, video game that would make Quentin Tarantino blush? The video game industry, to its credit, has voluntarily adopted a useful and informative rating system that should be followed when...

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Sunscreen, The Struggle With Kids, Sun Protection, and Skin Cancer
Feb07

Sunscreen, The Struggle With Kids, Sun Protection, and Skin Cancer

Images of children playing in the sun is often far removed from our concern for effective sunscreen protection, our fears of skin cancer, and our need to protect our children from the harmful effects of the sun. Each and every day society learns more about just how harmful the sun’s UV rays can be on your skin and your overall health. The sun increases the risk of skin cancer, and exposure can cause your skin to age beyond its years....

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