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    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Do we overvalue children's cognitive development over their emotional development?

     Parents have become obsessed with how many words their child knows by the age of 18 months, how quickly they can read and recite their alphabet, how quickly they can add and subtract and have lost sight of the most important development which is their child's ability to relate ...
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    Posted 1 month ago

    Family Child Care vs Day Care Center

    Have you ever wondered what type of care is right for your family? 

     

    Socialization is a plus whether you choose a daycare or a family child care.

    Do think that it would be better to go with a Family Child Care in someone’s home or a Day Care Center?

    There are pro’s and con’s to each choice. 

    With a Family Child ...

  • Story

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    Educators to Parents: "Stop Overthinking Teachers’ Gifts. It’s the Thought That Counts"

    Five thoughts from professors that'll make you rethink the teacher gift.

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    No matter how hard we try, it always seems like the holidays inevitably turn into one big stress-fest. There are parties to host, trips to plan and -- last but certainly not least – gifts to buy.

    And for many ...

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    Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

    Pesto Ravioli

    Sometimes, the to do list extends miles and things get a little stressful to say the least. When life gets overwhelming for me, I reach for a glass of wine and try to just have some fun in the kitchen. Many experts say that cooking can be quite soul-satisfying, therapeutic ...

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    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    Hello Care.com Community!

    I am so happy to have been invited to contribute to this outstanding and robust community. Each contributing author has their area of expertise, and mine is single momming. Let me explain.

    I began my single mom life in college. In the summer between my sophomore and junior years I ...