May 2014

6 Steps to Developing Success Characteristics

May 30, 2014
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“Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.” –John Wooden I wasn’t going to do this. I promised myself that I wouldn’t go here again. I told myself that I have already explored this topic to […]

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Teen Internet Addiction Infographic

May 29, 2014

How much time is too much time spent online? Many people wonder if internet addiction is a real addiction. This infographic walks you through the symptoms and signs to look for to know if your teen is addicted to the internet.   Source: Liahona Academy.

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Budding Cooks: What Skills Do Kids Develop in Kitchen?

May 23, 2014
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Cooking is a really great activity that you can do with your child. Yes, it is fun and it lets them help you in the kitchen when it comes to making meals but there are also other reasons behind letting them cook with you. • Coordination. For an adult, pouring a cup of cream into […]

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The Need To Know: Child Into Adulthood

May 20, 2014
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Children can often help parents reduce stress and help themselves at the same time. In and out of my Parents Anonymous Group, I have come across many parents dealing with situations that are very stressful, specifically, children who have chronic conditions or illnesses. By conditions or illnesses, I mean anything that occurs over time and […]

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Helping Your Teenager With Learning Difficulties

May 19, 2014
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We all know that the teen years are difficult. From growing pains to deciding their personal identity, it is easy to say that teens have a lot on their plate. However, teens with learning disorders have that times ten. Most parents notice the struggle happening, but don’t know how to help their child. One of […]

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Fun By Natasha: Bucket List Rewards

May 15, 2014
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Parents never cease to amaze me with their ingenuity and drive to bring up their children to be happy and productive adults. Natasha shared her method for choosing and earning reward activities that she and her child work toward. Fun By Natasha: Bucket List Rewards This activity will work best for age six and up […]

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