Why Is It Important to Include Children in Decision Making

Good judgment and solid decision-making skills are some of the most important traits of a responsible adult. However, these skills aren’t inborn – they are taught. Whether by decades of experience or by your parents, the decision-making skills you carry made you into the man or woman you are today. 

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However, those that earned their skills through experience know exactly how dangerous and ineffective that is. So, why not spare your children the danger and pain and teach them how to make decisions from a young age? 

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5 Dog-Breeds That Are Perfect for the Active Family

If you have an active family, you can benefit from choosing an active dog breed for a variety of reasons. For example, you might participate in sports or have a vigorous exercise routine. Consider a dog breed that’s right for your family by reading on. Continue reading “5 Dog-Breeds That Are Perfect for the Active Family”

4 Gifts to Help Your Child Take Greater Pride in Their Dance Lessons

Dance classes can be incredibly beneficial for kids. Enrolling children in dance lessons can build self-confidence while teaching dedication and discipline. Make sure your child feels proud of their dancing abilities with the following suggestions.

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How to Determine if Your Teenage Child Doing Drugs?

As a parent there are many things you are worried about, amongst those things is the big question, is your teenager using drugs? This can be a touchy subject that is not easily answered. It takes time to figure out your teenagers’ behaviour patterns and with that, you can compare and see if there are some abnormal changes in their behaviour. 

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How to Select the Best Insurance Plan for Covering Your Teenage Driver

If you have a teenage driver in your family, it’s important to get comprehensive insurance coverage that offers protection against certain liabilities on the road. Having auto insurance coverage is also required by law, and your teen will have a better chance of staying out of legal trouble with the right policy. Here are a few practical tips for selecting the best insurance plan for covering your teenage driver.

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5 Wallflower Tips to Nurturing Your Shy Child Into a Social Butterfly


Some children naturally gravitate toward other kids. They love being social and spending time with others. Other children prefer to keep to themselves. While it’s okay if your child doesn’t interact with their peers as much as other kids, they need to learn social skills. These skills will help them be happy and successful.  Continue reading “5 Wallflower Tips to Nurturing Your Shy Child Into a Social Butterfly”

How to Tell if Your Kids Daycare is Unsafe

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When parents drop their children off at daycare, they do so under the assumption that their kids will be cared for and protected. Many daycares are wonderful places that employee outstanding childcare professionals. However, the world is also sadly home to some daycares that are grossly unfit for children. Continue reading “How to Tell if Your Kids Daycare is Unsafe”

Restaurant Dining with Babies

Parents need to feed the baby first, find baby-friendly restaurants, dine when restaurants are not busy and book ahead when dining out with babies.

Restaurant dining is supposed to be an enjoyable and relaxing experience. However, many new parents find eating at restaurants with babies a big hassle. When the baby gets fretful and starts wailing uncontrollably, the whole thing can be very stressful, embarrassing and a complete waste of money. 

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Children’s Dental Care Tips for Healthy Teeth and Gums

Care for your child’s teeth and gums from birth to avoid cavities and promote a lifetime of healthy gums and whiter teeth.

By the time you are able to read this article, you’re already a pro at brushing your own teeth. But for the tiny tot next to you, it’s not an intuitive no-brainer. Here’s the low-down on the best way for parents to care for their child’s teeth from the pre-baby-tooth stage up to the final Tooth Fairy visit and beyond!

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