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    Tips for Teaching Preschoolers to Write

    Tips for Teaching Preschoolers to Write

    My 8-year-old daughter was born with a pencil in her hand. From a very young age, she was naturally drawn to writing, drawing, and other creative arts that use writing instruments. My 3-year-old son, however, is ...

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    Top Parenting Trends for 2020

    Top Parenting Trends for 2020

    If 2019 was the year of scavenger hunt birthday parties, geo modern decor, and lawnmower parenting (yes, we had to look that one up too – and it totally makes sense), 2020 will be the ...

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    New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids

    New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids

    Though New Year’s Eve can seem like a holiday that’s more geared toward adults, there are lots of ways to get kids involved in the fun. Here we share our ideas for how to make ...

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    What’s Your Favorite Holiday Tradition?

    What’s Your Favorite Holiday Tradition?

    With cooler weather and the holiday season in full swing, additional family and friends time may be in your future! Whether you celebrate a specific holiday, multiple holidays, or none at all – breaking out ...

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    9 Months of Pregnancy Updates: Keeping Long-Distance Family and Friends in the Loop

    9 Months of Pregnancy Updates: Keeping Long-Distance Family and Friends in the Loop

    You’re pregnant! Now that you’ve made the announcement, how can you keep your parents, relatives, and friends up to date? With those who live close by, it’ll be pretty simple. They’ll likely see you at ...

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    Best Holiday Gift: The Gift of Kind Words

    Best Holiday Gift: The Gift of Kind Words

    Editor’s Note: Today’s post is from the archives. In a season of hustle and bustle, working mom Kate shares how a few words of kindness were truly the best holiday gift: A few days ago ...

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    Helping Babies Bond with Long-Distance Grandparents

    Helping Babies Bond with Long-Distance Grandparents

    Zoe is the first grandchild on both sides of the family but she doesn’t get to see her grandparents as often as we wish she could. My husband’s family resides in Western Massachusetts and my ...

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    Tips to Teach Children about Different Types of Families

    Tips to Teach Children about Different Types of Families

    Today’s post was written by Bright Horizons eCDA Facilitator, Kelly Fenderson-Gonzales. I walked into my child’s kindergarten prep classroom where my daughter, Callie, and her friend, Mason, both 4 years old, were engaged in dramatic ...

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    6 Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

    6 Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

    Looking for something fun that the whole family can do together this Thanksgiving (besides all the eating, of course)? Whether you’re in search of some ways to keep your little ones entertained before the main meal ...

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    Pregnant and Tired? Me, Too — Tips for Handling Pregnancy Fatigue

    Pregnant and Tired? Me, Too — Tips for Handling Pregnancy Fatigue

    I think I’ll get comfy on the couch and read for a while — Whoops, fell asleep. Pregnancy is a giant game of “whoops, fell asleep.” If you’re a mom-to-be for the first time and ...

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