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The Art of Blissful Parenting

The Art of Blissful Parenting

It is common for parents to experience a shift in their relationship with their kids as they approach the teenage years. The new found freedom teens begin to experience often creates tension as parents attempt to control the uncontrollable, while teens seek to exercise their freedom. In her new book, “The Art of Blissful Parenting,”(…)

WET SHEETS, DRY EYES

WET SHEETS, DRY EYES

Bedwetting: And Why It’s Not So Bad By Justin & Le-Anne Noble Summer is here, and for the majority of kids in America that means school is out and two months of freedom begins. A lot of kids will be heading off to camp, going on vacations with friends and family, and having tons of(…)

Cincinnati Baby & Beyond ExpoSM Returns to Sharonville Convention Center July 30 & 31

Cincinnati Baby & Beyond ExpoSM Returns to Sharonville Convention Center July 30 & 31

The TriHealth Cincinnati Baby & Beyond Expo, presented by the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky Honda Dealers, returns July 30 and 31 at the Sharonville Convention Center. “We’re thrilled to bring back the Baby & Beyond Expo after the sold-out success of our inaugural show last year,” said Vicki Hart, CEO of Hart Productions and producer of the(…)

The New Science on Parenting for Health and Lifelong Thriving

The New Science on Parenting for Health and Lifelong Thriving

In The Spiritual Child, psychologist Lisa Miller presents the next big idea in psychology: the science and the power of spirituality. She explains the clear, scientific link between spirituality and health and shows that children who have a positive, active relationship to spirituality: * are 40% less likely to use and abuse substances * are(…)

Summer teen/tween dating: How to talk with your child about dating violence

Summer teen/tween dating: How to talk with your child about dating violence

Summer is synonymous with freedom, adventure and more often than parents would like to believe, blooming romances. Dating customs have changed since most parents were teens and tweens. The most striking difference is the young age at which children now begin dating: on average, twelve and a half for girls, and thirteen and a half(…)

A Father’s Lesson in Parenting Through Adversity

A Father’s Lesson in Parenting Through Adversity

By Charles G. Hanna My daughter is finishing grade 6 and everyone in her class had to apply to an intermediate school. The selection process is quite grueling but I was very confident that she would be accepted in one or both of the schools she applied to. As the announcement date approached, the stress(…)