Parenting

The Available Parent: Radical Optimism for Raising Teens and Tweens by Dr. John Duffy Viva Editions; ISBN 978-1-57344-657-0 The process of transitioning from child to adult is sometimes as difficult for parents as it is for their children. In his new book, Dr. Duffy provides a framework for parents to…



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Stepfamily Sanity this Holiday Season By Wednesday Martin, Ph.D., Author of Stepmonster: A New Look at Why Real Stepmothers Think, Feel, and Act the Way We Do When you think of holidays, you probably think of family. And that’s what makes holidays so tough for stepfamilies. At this time of year, couples in…



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How to get your teen to clean up their room by Anthony Wolfe, The Globe and Mail Tuesday, Nov. 03, 2009 If you force your kid to clean up, your victory will be short-lived. Trust that they’ll tidy up with time The courtroom of the Honourable Justice Maureen Rascomb in…



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This kind of reaction from so-called “civil liberties” factions both amazes and enrages me: Child porn rings hard to track Wed Feb 7, 2007 By BRIAN BERGSTEIN, AP Technology Writer The numbers behind an international child pornography bust Wednesday were themselves disturbing: Nearly 2,400 suspects from 77 countries allegedly paid to…



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