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Can YOU Choose Your Kids Friends?

When my daughter was 5, she made friends one afternoon with another little girl at the beach where we went for swimming lessons. The two girls were having such a good It, me that the mother invited Audrey to come home with them for lunch, and I said yes.

This is not good.

This is not good.

Two hours later, when I picked up Audrey at her new friend’s house, I had to step over garbage on the porch, and though it was a beautiful summer I found the girls in the living room, blankly watching a game show. The mother was busy yelling at an older child, while the father was yelling at the mother.

How Popular Is Setting Up A Blog Nowadays?

pbThere are many sites that offer free blog hosting nowadays. However, there are sites that want their name included in your web address; in exchange, they will give you your own site for free. There are also others that will give you independent blog site but the default suffix is “.com” and there are extra charges for changing it to “.net”, “.co”, etc. The process of setting up a blog is easy but decorating or making your blog site famous is not easy.

The site will be built up with codes for the background, font, etc. Each word that is contained in the blog site is equivalent to a code. Most bloggers …

Getting More Involved In Your Kids’ Life

When the students in Monica Jones’s seventh-grade classes at Shaw Junior High School in Washington, DC, received among the highest achievement scores in the city, she got a call from the schools’ deputy superintendent. He wanted to know the secret of her success.

“I told him it was the involvement of parents,” she says. “I could have taken credit, I suppose. I could have told him about my lesson plans, how often we go to the library, how I have them write essays, or even how the students inspire me. But really, I know in my heart, if I did not have the support of the parents, my students would not do

Do You Have Sensitive Skin?

ssSun, wind and other elements dry out sensitive skin causing wrinkling. Craw feet are common in people who work outdoors; therefore, it is important to obtain an anti wrinkle cream that smoothen the wrinkles. The cream chosen should boost and maintain skin health. Most people who have given anti wrinkle cream reviews suggested buying a cream that contains ingredients that promote cell regeneration for youthful skin. Applying sunscreen with anti wrinkle cream will offer more protection to sensitive skin.

There are several anti wrinkle creams to suit every skin type; a dermatologist can help you chose the right one for you. A prescription may be required before you can purchase from the …

Doing Your Homework On Effective Homework

I knew I was in trouble as I watched my 9-year-old daughter at the kitchen table, her head bent over complicated math worksheets. Outside, it was a gorgeous, sunny afternoon. But inside, the mood was overcast and cloudy. The only sound that broke the silence was the resentful scratch of a pencil–until my daughter suddenly hooked up to emit a tragic sigh.

funhomework“I hate long division! I’m no good at it! Why can’t I go out to Rollerblade instead?” she beseeched me.

Homework that frustrates a child is pure torture for a parent. But what to do? You may worry that an assignment is too tough or that there’s too much of