All posts by Laura Lifshitz

  • How to Support a Child With Academic Issues This Summer

    If your child has academic issues in school, you may be incredibly nervous about the summer. A few months off means inevitably, kids will lose some of what they learned but a child who has academic issues...

    • Posted June 9, 2016
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  • 3 Ways Dads Can Bond With Their Kids This Father’s Day

    In my parents’ generation, fathers were less at the forefront of childcare. Loosely defined, a father’s job was to provide for the home as a financial breadwinner, and mothers were in charge of day to day care...

    • Posted June 6, 2016
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  • 4 Ways to Keep Your Child Hydrated & Healthy This Summer
    4 Ways to Keep Your Child Hydrated & Healthy This Summer

    Summer. When the livin’ is easy! What child doesn’t love fireworks, swimming pools, beaches, camp and outdoor play? No child! Of course, as a parent, we love the summer too. We get to relax a little, maybe...

    • Posted June 5, 2016
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  • Keep Your Kids Safe
    4 Tips to Build a Positive Body Image For Your Daughter

    Many girls struggle with body image issues as early as elementary school! It used to start around puberty and while puberty is a more common time period for girls to struggle with their perceptions of themselves, each...

    • Posted June 3, 2016
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  • Positive Phrases To Use Besides “Good Job”

    Good job! Good job! All over the park that’s all I hear from parents rather than other positive phrases they could use… Good job! For some reason, both my sister’s and my generation use this phrase like...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Is Your Child A WorryWart?

    You might hear teachers calling your little one anxious or hesitant if you have an anxious little one. You might notice your child doesn’t want to try new things or has difficulty separating from you more often...

    • Posted May 28, 2016
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  • 4 Ways to Help Kids Get to Sleep

    From the moment our children are born, many of us wonder how we can maximize their sleep potential so that way not only do we have a happy and rested child, but that we are also happy...

    • Posted May 23, 2016
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  • 3 Habits Parents Should Use for Early Speech Development

    Parents are in awe when they hear their baby’s first words! I still remember what my daughter’s first word was and when she said it. It’s a milestone that parents remember forever. But how does a parent...

    • Posted May 21, 2016
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  • How to Show Your Kids You Love Them Without Saying a Word

    We may think that our children inherently know that we love them because we are their parents, but it’s not that simple. Being tied by blood and womb doesn’t mean our children will psychically know how much...

    • Posted May 19, 2016
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  • 4 Easy Things Coparents Can Do For The Children’s Sake

    Divorce is often a tumultuous time for both the children and the parents, but it’s not unusual for the parents to be happy about the divorce…and the kids not to be. The fact is children don’t decide...

    • Posted May 17, 2016
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