Short answer: No. But there are exceptions.
The whispers and stares were brutal. But then I met my children, and the judgment didn't matter anymore.
He pays little attention to it, and when other kids ask him about it, Oliver simply says, "I was born that way." He's not thinking about it on this day, in the thick of the summer on a ball field in South Omaha.
Some kids struggle when interacting with peers, but with some coaching, they can make a new start.
"Unfortunately, we probably don’t vocalize these challenges enough — primarily out of fear of hurting feelings. But as our children — and our relationship — grows, I think it’s more important than ever that we talk about and share some of the challenges of being a stepparent. "
Diaper rash is common and rarely dangerous, but these pointers can make it easier to handle and conquer.
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Several communities — Benson, Papillion, La Vista, Gretna and Dundee to name a few — all hold special celebrations this summer. The fun includes parades, food, music and carnival rides.
"As a mom of five, with kids ranging in age from 3 to 23, the lines between one kid to the next have blurred. I’ve lost all points of reference, especially in regards to when specific behaviors of mine should subside."
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An 8-year-old adopted dog chases owner everywhere, wants to be picked up and barks when owner leaves. Read Dog Gone Problems' advice for helping this dog deal with separation anxiety.
"Bags. It’s all about the bags. So many bags. We look like one giant gypsy family as we haul our excessive number of bags to and fro."
When rain drives creative play indoors, pull out the finger paints and let the kids make some tracks in a more permanent way — on paper, of course!
Experts share advice on how observing ants, robins and chipmunks can help create more compassionate kids.
Having kids is the best way to really dive into being a tourist — even in your own hometown. It can also be an amazing way to revisit your own childhood haunts and see them in a fresh light.
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Investigate possible medical causes, but absent those, just chill out.
When my 7-year-old noticed a bird whose wing seemed injured and said, "Mommy, we have to help it," I jumped at the chance to do some good. The bird was less pleased.
Birthdays really are the best. If your child has a birthday coming up, consider these celebratory tales in honor of their big day.
My daughter was afraid of me dying, and, I realized, so was I.
It takes Madden Landicho about four minutes, give or take a few seconds, to name every country in the world. He can also identify each country's flag.
It will include slides, a trampolinelike dome and steps people can jump across.
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