Tips for Parents: Helping Your Child Succeed in School

Education is incredibly important for the future of our children. Involving yourself in your child’s education can have an immeasurable impact on his/her success in school. As a parent, it is important to set a good example for your children and encourage a positive attitude about learning. Communicate- Talk to your child daily about how […]

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How to Use Thanksgiving to Teach Your Child About Appreciation

Thanksgiving is a time to show appreciation and to spend time with loved ones, but as a host or hostess do you ever find yourself wondering if your hard work is appreciated? Don’t worry, there are ways to involve your family in the preparation to help them recognize the true meaning of Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving history– […]

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Thanksgiving Snacks for Kids

 Thanksgiving is almost here… soon we will be stuffing ourselves full of turkey, macaroni and cheese, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, and pumpkin pie. This time of year, it’s easy to fill up on unhealthy snacks…but there are ways  to sneak in some nutrition with snacks and sandwiches your children will love! Snacks: Thanksgiving Cornucopia Snack […]

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Family Fun in the Fall: Delaware 2015

Fall is here! October is full of fun things to do as a family, you just need to know where to look! Here’s a list to help with your planning. Fifer Fall Festival – Fifer Farm and Country Store. Camden-Wyoming, De. 302-697-2141. Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm. Corn Maze Fun Park: Corn maze, straw slides, games, pumpkin painting, and more. […]

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Talking to Your Child About School

“How was school today?” Every parent has dealt with the one word response… “Fine,” “What did you do?” “Stuff”… and these days that seems to be where it ends. Here are some ways to entice a bit more enthusiasm instead of the normal explanation of their seemingly uneventful days. Set aside family time‐ Have daily “Share Time” […]

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