Monthly Archives: October 2013

Halloween Pumpkin Monster With Root Veggies

Kids love carving pumpkins around Halloween and it’s a fun family activity to do together. When the boys were little, they would tell me how they wanted their Jack-O-Lantern and I would carve it out. Now as they get older … Continue reading

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How Children Learn Responsibility

What does it mean to be responsible? For both children and adults, responsibility involves making decisions and acting on them, being trusted, and answering for one’s behavior. All children are different, and they learn to be responsible at different rates … Continue reading

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Pets and Responsibility

In addition to all the love, companionship, and exercise that pets can provide, research shows that helping care for a pet promotes aspects of children’s emotional development such as healthy self-esteem and a sense of responsibility. Here are some of … Continue reading

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