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Korea with (Smaller) Kids – Part I – Parents Article

Seoul is home to some of the most innovative ‘kids cafes’ in the world; if you’re looking to keep the kids occupied for a few hours while you relax, look no further. Here are some of the major ones.Kids CafesKids cafes are mini-theme parks for children, usually between the ages of 2 and 10. Usually located in mall settings, these are spectacularly themed playrooms, ranging from jungle themes to science and technology, some filled with ball pits or other inflatables,…

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5 Ways to Make Them Happen Even With Homework and After School Activities – Parents Article

We know, we know. For years now we’ve heard all about the studies that show that having dinner together as a family every night is one of the best and most positive parenting things you can do. It has all sorts of benefits, from building better family relationships, making better food choices, raising self-esteem in children, to even having an impact on their grades and whether or not they will engage in at risk behaviors. And for the most part, when…

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Fostering Information Event | Sale, Manchester – Foster Parents Article

Posted on 8th October 2019 by Beth Owen Want to know more about fostering? Then why not pop down to our Sale fostering information event at The Square Shopping Centre in Sale on Friday 15th November 2019 for a chat and to meet the team! You will be able to talk to one of our Social Workers about becoming a Foster Carer; what the role entails and what support and training you will receive from us as an agency. You can also take…

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October 2019 Family Friendly Community Events – Parents Article

Like it? Share it, or post a comment below!September-October 2019 Ultimate Fall Festival Guide for Pittsburgh  Oct 8 Sensory Friendly Afternoon at the Children’s Museum Oct 8 Kid’s Day  Schenley Park Oct 19 Zoo Boo Oct 23 Halloween Spooktacular at Moon Park  Oct 24 Family Play Shop Carnegie Library Brookline  Oct 27 Monroeville Mall Halloween Family Fun Day  HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!     Like it? Share it, or post a comment below! This is only a snippet of a Parents Article…

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Swiss Sunday – Gornergrat – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

It’s a Sunday and it’s time for a bit of wonderful Switzerland. This time in the form of the Gornergrat. This will be a two parter. The second part is an emotional one as it’s about the last long walk we did as a family of three. You find places which just etch themselves onto your soul. The Gornergrat is certainly one of those. It’s a rocky ridge overlooking the beautiful alpine town of Zermatt. The ridge is a high…

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The One Hack You’ll Need to Keep Your Kids Artwork Organized – Parents Article

It happens every year. Your little artist comes home with tons of papers and drawing and your house is quickly taken over with artwork from your kiddos. But this year is different because you have my favorite back to school hack, and believe me, you are going to LOVE this one. It’s so simple and easy to use all school year. Check out my latest from TLC Click right here to see the video! Related This is only a snippet…

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Help Your Kids Manage Their Schedules With This Simple Tool – One Thankful Mom – Foster Parents Article

Kids need simple tools for managing their schedules. They often become very anxious when they don’t know what’s coming next. This is magnified in kids with early trauma. I’ve been using this low-tech, back-to-basics tool for many years. It’s so simple, I’m almost embarrassed to share it, but it just might be useful to you!   Although I made this short video last January, the beginning of the school year is the perfect time to try this. Also, don’t miss…

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Lightning McQueen Gifts for Boys who love Cars – Single Mum, Parents Article

For as long as I can remember Lightning McQueen has been a part of our family. When my teenage was a little boy the very first Disney Pixar Cars movie came out. He was just a toddler at the time but he was hooked. He would ask for Lightning McQueen gifts constantly. For years he was obsessed with the driving sensation and passed his love of the character on to his little brother who took the reins. Now both my…

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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Dad and Buried – Parents Article

Ever wonder if I’m gonna have another kid? (Please.) How I deal with tantrums? (Not well.) What I miss most about my pre-fatherhood life? (Everything!) Well you’re in luck! In the latest episode of the Dad and Buried Podcast – our 30th, because somehow we’ve been doing this for more than half a year already – my co-host Pete and I answered a ton of questions from listeners. We talked about the first time we met each other, what we’d…

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Life Lately – Rupert Approves – Parents Article

Guys, how are we in August already? I honestly feel like this year has been one of those ‘blink and you miss it’ ones, but it’s also been insanely busy and filled with a ton of stuff, and busy stuff. Ever since having the second kid I feel like my life has quadrupled with busyness – perhaps it’s because Piper is the most hectic of all the humans, ever, but she has completely turned my life around in terms of managing my time –…

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