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William Kenower: Parenting in the Present

Shortly after my second son, Sawyer, was born, my wife, Jen, began experiencing some discomfort in her abdomen. Several trips to the gynecologist yiel… Read more: Parenting, Parenting Advice, Autism, William Kenower, Spirituality, Parents News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Kate Carr: Making the Safest Ride to School Even Safer

What’s the safest way for kids to get to school? I’ll give you one guess: it’s big, bright yellow, structurally sound, has eight lights and a STOP arm… Read more: Nhtsa, Kate Carr, Safety, Cars, Schools, Parenting, Parents, Parents-Moms, Parents-Dads, Parents News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Rev. Joanna Harader: Confessions of a Part-Time Pastor: I Love Christmas Shopping

Friends, I am not just a pastor, I’m a Mennonite pastor. Which means, among other things, I should be a paragon of anti-consumeristic, non-materialist… Read more: Christmas, Shopping, Parenting, Religion News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Common Sense Media: How to Deal If Your Kid’s Device Gets Hacked

Common Sense Media parenting expert Caroline Knorr answers questions about parenting, media, and everything in between. Q: What should I do if I thin… Read more: Tech, Parenting, Device, Hacker, Hacked, Tips, Media, Teen, Iphone, Hacked Off, Parents News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Kirsten Brunner, MA, LPC: 6 Survival Tips for Parenting When You’re Sick

This Thanksgiving holiday, I had a house full of extended family and a weather forecast full of rain. Despite the gloomy prognosis, I’m thrilled to an… Read more: Sick, Parenting, Parenting Advice, Parenting Tips, Parenting-When-Sick, Parents News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Grace de Rond: Disciplining Children Is More Than Changing Behavior

Sitting in a restaurant recently, I overheard my son say something to his young child. And I knew it wasn’t going to work out well for them. It wasn… Read more: Parenting, Discipline, Family, Parents News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Melissa Roy: Leaving a Breastfeeding Baby Home Is Never Easy

In this season of holiday parties and Christmas shopping, many mommies find themselves out and about without the kids more than usual. Some mommies r… Read more: Holidays, Breastfeeding, Breast Pumping, Bottles, Baby, Newborns, Parenting, Parents News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Amy L. Freeman: When Your Young Child Asks If You’ve Lied To Him

Perhaps you, like I, want to be a shining paragon of virtue in the eyes of my young children, a role model of honor, righteousness and dignity. Oh, I… Read more: Children, Parenting, Parents, Lies, Honesty, Dishonesty, Parents News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Catherine Pearlman: I Don’t Care Where My Children Go To College

I’m going to say something a bit unheard of in modern times. My thoughts are anathema for most parents. But I’m done pretending. Here goes … I… Read more: College, College Admissions, Children, Higher Education, Parenting, Parenting Advice, Modern Parenting, Education News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog