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Making The Best Changes: Fixing Our Bad Parenting

September 10, 2019

We’re all human, we all make mistakes, and we have emotional crosses to bear. But sometimes, when we witness emotional issues like anxiety in our children, we have a direct impact on this. Turning the mirror onto ourselves is something that we need to do, but it’s a challenging thing to undertake because it means admitting that we make mistakes. And when we have children, and we think we do everything we can for them, sometimes we have to learn…

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Starting a new school in a new city: how to ease the transition?

August 13, 2019
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Post by resident author Sally Norton   Moving to a new city and starting a new school can be tough for children. For them, comfort zone and familiarity with places and people are very important factors, so losing all of that might seem like a disaster. That is why almost all children experience stress and anxiety when they switch schools. Luckily, there are some things that you can do to help your child feel more comfortable, build coping skills and…

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It Isn’t The End.

August 2, 2019

As you get older – especially if you are a woman – there is usually only one question on everyone’s lips: When are you having a baby? Most people ask this question in complete innocence, with no idea of the effect that such a simple question has just had on you. They don’t mean to be insensitive when they ask you about your dreams for creating a family of your own: they simply are enquiring as to whether you have…

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How to Look and Feel Your Best

July 16, 2019

We all want to look and feel our best, but the truth is that sometimes life can make that a little bit difficult. We’re busier than we’d like to be, we have responsibilities, and then there’s always that old nemesis – aging – bringing us down. Or that’s one way to look at it. The other is that it’s always possible to look and feel our best, no matter how old we may be, if we just take steps to…

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Talkspace Closes The Curtain On Their Second Round Of Funding

July 11, 2019

Two weeks ago, Talkspace made headlines as they rounded up a $50 million financing round. The Revolution Growth firm had a leading role in running the expedition. The online therapy platform also made the most of a host of investors, including Omura Capital, Compound Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, as well as Spark Capital. The firm was expected to have a new member in their Boards of Directors in Patrick Conroy who would join them from Revolution Growth. The firm was…

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Is Objectifying a good thing to teach to our children?

June 5, 2019

Objectifying definition: “degrade to the status of a mere object.”   Our world has changed. Things are now taking a turn that everyone speaks about things that in the 80’s or 90’s were hidden, but thank goodness, people are now talking. Bullying is now a battle, still exists and many will turn the back or eyes to it, but it still happens but many are taking the internet to have a voice and push forward laws about it. BUT… what…

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3 Strategies for Building Coping Skills in Children with Anxiety

April 18, 2019

Unfortunately, more and more children are chronically anxious nowadays. Whether it’s due to the fast lifestyle, the pressure they feel or the lack of free time, this is a problem that can be controlled and finally solved. For this reason, many parents are constantly looking for new strategies for building coping skills in children with anxiety. Naturally, it’s very difficult for parents to see a young child suffer from anxiety. Therefore, many well-meaning parents unknowingly exacerbate anxiety by attempting to…

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Where to Donate Used Toys – 8 Charities All Around the World

March 21, 2019

A donation is a great thing. Many religions around the world advocate donation as an honorable and kind endeavour. By doing it, you are not only making another person happy, but you are also teaching yourself a valuable lesson about personal property. We all know that being stingy is not good, but it is only when you give that you truly feel the benefits of it. And what better way to give than to give kids toys. Therefore, to make…

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Is Trust a basic rule for Relationships?

November 28, 2018

Yes, it is. There is no Relationship that is happy or that would last without trust. Maybe is a new Love and everything is Cloud 9, all smiles and those butterflies in the stomach, but as soon as the trust hits you… You analyze whether that person is trustworthy or not. I have lived in several places with different cultures and let me tell you some are really very different from what I have grown up with. Heck, the world has changed!…

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