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James Reese

We all have experienced those moments when our child’s ability to reason seems to fly out the window and raw emotion takes over. Maybe we counter our child’s intense feelings with words of comfort and calm. Or maybe our own frustration rises and we begin to spin out of control. This week’s Mom Enough guest,…

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1-23-13 MLK Jr

After school yesterday, my kids told me what they learned about Martin Luther King, Jr. My kindergartner seemed to know the most… or maybe he just likes talking with me the most.   What Johnny learned in his kindergarten class (these are direct quotes from all my kids, and the information may not be 100%…

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Campbell,Robin_hs

Feeding our children, at any age, is the most basic way we nurture them and support their health and development. But too often mealtime becomes a battleground and a source of stress for the whole family. This week’s Mom Enough guest, Occupational Therapist Robin Campbell from St. David’s Center for Child & Family Development, brings…

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Tough,Paul_hs

We all want our children to succeed in school and life, but the qualities we think are most important are not always what matter most. After years of writing about education and child development for New York Times Magazine and other major publications, Paul Tough set out to learn from researchers and educators throughout the…

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1-9-13 super glue blog

As I helped Anna, my third-grader, research natural landforms of North America on the internet last night, my five-year-old son ran into my office crying and scared because he had super glue on his fingers. (Johnny saw me use the new super glue bottle with a brush to fix a broken bat on a bobble-head…

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