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Why to Avoid Using Toddler-Talk with Your Toddler

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Why To Avoid Using Toddler-Talk With Your Toddler When children become old enough to start school, they have already developed some kind of language ability. The degree to which kids use and understand language is important and has an enormous impact on their entire educational career. How Do Young Children Develop Language Skills? There is […]

How to Help Your Child Transition into a 2-Home Scenario After Divorce

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How To Help Your Child Transition Into A 2-Home Scenario After Divorce Going through a divorce can be a tumultuous time for any adult, and for children it can feel like their world is falling apart. It can be confusing for children to have two homes, particularly in the early stages of divorce. But there […]

5 Reasons Your Child Should Be in Sports

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5 Reasons Your Child Should Be In Sports If your son or daughter spends too much time at home with a glazed look in their eye and the glow of a smartphone in their face, you might want to consider signing them up for school sports. Getting your child off the couch and active will […]

3 Everyday Pronoun Exercises to Do with Your Toddler

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3 Everyday Pronoun Exercises To Do With Your Toddler Long before your baby has said her first word, she’s learned to communicate. Her responses to you – such as a cry or a smile – help you understand her needs. As your baby grows into a toddler, her communication will begin to develop. She will […]

4 Fun Activities for You & Your ADHD Child

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4 Fun Activities For You & Your ADHD Child If you have a child who has been diagnosed with ADHD, you know one of the main symptoms is hyperactivity. In other words, your child may seem to have an excess of energy, and all of that energy needs to be channeled. Unfortunately, modern kids are […]