TIC Holiday 101: The Babysitter Checklist

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  Holiday season is officially in full swing (we even have some cooler temperatures out here in SoCal to show for it), and today I have some … [Continue reading...]

My Kind of Holiday: The Kid Detective (Giveaway!)

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Many kids write a holiday list sometime around the beginning of December.  They tend to have certain "must have" items in mind.  But you might find … [Continue reading...]

My Kind of Holiday: Baking with Kids!

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What's my kind of holiday? (You know you have those catchy ads stuck in your head, too.)  One spent baking with my kids, of course! All of my … [Continue reading...]

Beat Holiday Stress with a Seasonal Toolkit

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Tis the season…for holiday stress. Yes, the holidays are full of excitement, bright lights, pretty candles, and gifts of all sizes.  And while the … [Continue reading...]

Good Karma and a Few Tips on Living the Simple Life

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Jenny Feldon believes in karma.  Not the oh my gosh this place has bad karma let's get out of here kind of karma, but the live with intention, make … [Continue reading...]

Shopping Black Friday with Target…Online!

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    Target is opening stores at 8pm on Thanksgiving, giving shoppers earlier access to Black Friday doorbuster deals.  I know what … [Continue reading...]

Tips for Talking to Kids About Predators

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There are some parenting topics that are very difficult to address.  Melissa is back this week with some startling information and helpful tips about … [Continue reading...]

Common Causes of Childhood Stress and How Parents Can Help

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Children experience stress for a variety of reasons, and stress can crop up without warning.  While adults tend to know when they are under stress, … [Continue reading...]

When Your Child Bullies…

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Nobody wants to get that phone call... As parents, we talk a lot about bully prevention and helping kids cope with bullying, but we can't leave out … [Continue reading...]

Don’t Get Lost on Halloween!

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I love Halloween.  Most of it, anyway.  I can live without the super creepy, fake bloody dead people decorations that some people really seem to love, … [Continue reading...]