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Creative Storytelling

Holly Duce - Learning » Imaginative Play

It's never too early to encourage children to be creative thinkers, and storytelling is a great place to start. Reading stories to your child is great, but telling stories to your kids and bringing them in on the process is even more creative, interact...
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Fall Picnics and Other Impromptu Pursuits

Eliza Clark - Seasons and Celebrations » Loving Autumn

September's return to school has a way of sweeping families up in its path and depositing them in the midst of a highly scheduled, often hectic way of life. Just a few weeks ago, summer freedom was ours. How could we lose it so quickly?While the whole wor...
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Five Tips for Getting a Little Kid to Take "No" for an Answer

Gretchen Rubin - Parenting Choices » Happiness and Parenting

My three-year-old hates being told "No" and "Don't," and she's also one of those kids who immediately does exactly what you ask her not to do, so I've had to develop some strategies to get the "No" message across without unleashing the very behavior I wan...
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The Overscheduled Parent: Learning to Say No

Eliza Clark - Parenting Choices » Good Advice

Kids are very good at saying no. Or rather, "NOOOOOO." And "No, No, No, No, No!!!!!!!" We don't like it when their no's are directed at us (which is 90% of the time). We don't like it one bit. And yet, perhaps we can learn something from our children's...
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