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The 2015 Suicide Epidemic Even Among the Young: Stats, Facts, and Resources On average, an American takes his or her own life every 12.5 minutes, with some 40,000 dying at their own hand every year. Indeed, suicide is now the tenth leading cause of death in this country, and the second leading cause of death …

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The Value of Grandparents In Our Life By getting to know our grandparents, we learn many valuable things about ourselves, our life, and the world around us. Talk to your grandparents. Ask them questions. They aren’t just grandparents. They are unique people with fascinating experiences. How to Create a Home Office in Your Bedroom You …

Define Your Legacy – Creed & Big Brothers Big Sisters

Discovering Resilience: 3 Tips on How Teens Can Cope With Challenges in Their Journey Failing grades, dating, peer pressure, and angry parents are all things that can leave teens feeling off-balance, anxious, and overwhelmed by what they think is out of their control. It’s during these intense moments that they can use skills that will …

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Count and Learn With Babushka: Educational and Fun Games for Kids This is a very short article that highlights how Russian nesting dolls contribute to early childhood development by developing counting skills, logical decision making, color recognition and motor skills development. The great characteristic of nesting dolls is that children enhance these skills while playing …

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Hitler and Racial Prejudice! It’s always easier to point our finger at someone else when things are going wrong, especially if they look different than us, or seem to have climbed the latter of success ahead of us. What’s much more difficult is taking a long hard look at ourselves and not giving ourselves an …

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The Importance of Your Children Reading Every Day The importance of children having strong literacy skills. Reading with your children is a great start. The Importance of Imperfect Progress Every mom wants to see that her daughter is making progress. You hope to see your daughter moving forward and progressing in her academics, creativity, relationships, …

National Big Brother of the Year Chris Rosburg

The Top 5 Children’s Museums In The United States Children are, increasingly, hard to educationally entertain. When it comes to children’s museums in the United States, there are only a handful that, over the years, children have positively responded to consistently. The Floor Bed Trust me, I’ve heard it all. I love your nursery, but …

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One Simple Way To Deflect Your Child’s Tantrums Squealing children are a phenomenon no number of parenting books can prepare you for. The advice and ideas disseminated are more than fair, but it’s another thing to feel your own blood boil and try and keep a levelled voice while you child near spits his/her anger …

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Children Under Stress All children in the course of growing up encounter minor stresses: accidents and illnesses, the birth of a new baby, a move of house or school, and the inevitable demands of increasing maturity and self control. Most children react to these stresses with temporary behavior disorders, such as nightmares, bed wetting, temper …