Lifestyles

How to Raise a… Community-Minded Child

While most of us associate “community” with adult activities (such as volunteering), parents absolutely can begin instilling community-mindedness in their young children—even as young as two or three! Luckily, most young children are eager to learn about their world, and you are their very best guide. Plus, introducing children to our communities builds a sense

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Airplane Travel with Children: A Survival Guide

Spring break is coming! Are you ready to fly with your children? No? No wonder. Packed planes, multiple connections, security lines: These days flying can be a real challenge. Add a child or three to the experience and, well, let’s just say that for parents, flying is not exactly relaxing. But there are things you can do to

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Modern Mothering: I Pump @ Work

The decision to breastfeed is a very personal one. Not everyone can (or wants to) breastfeed, and all moms deserve support no matter how they decide to feed their babies. When my son was born, I decided to give nursing a try. And let me tell you, in our case, it wasn’t easy. It took

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