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The Importance of Family Meals

September 25, 2018

Want to improve your children’s vocabulary? Increase their sense of belonging? Get them to eat healthier? Well, the answer is simple – Family Meals.  All these things and more can be achieved just by sitting down together as a family …

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We spend a lot of time talking to our children about risky behaviors and why they should stay away from them; as we should. However, I think we should shift our focus onto our children’s well being  , by that …

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No one can really say that having a meal together as a family is a bad thing. It can result in a lot of good things like stronger communication, enhanced bonds between parent and child and an overall connectedness as …

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By now, everyone has heard that New York is looking into putting forth legislation to legalize marijuana in this State for recreational purposes.  How will this affect us? To get a good read on this issue, why not check out …

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We all know there are creeps out there online but how do we talk to our kids about it so it’s neither scary nor seen as just another lecture? Well, click here to read an article that lays it out for you.

Achievement for self. Empathy for others. Which is more important? Many parents stress that caring about others is paramount but their children say they are getting a different message.  They say achievement is the main goal. What do you think?  …

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“Keeping tabs on the rich, famous, and just-plain-cool is nothing new, of course. But social media can take that fixation to a pretty dark place. The feeling is common enough that some doctors are calling it social media anxiety disorder (SMAD)”.  It’s …

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Screen time not only plays a major role in our kids’ lives but also in ours. Parents, as a whole, are concerned with our children’s screen time and how it will affect their development. But many parents are worse than …

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The vaping industry has expanded from fruit and candy flavored e-juices to marijuana. Teens can vape the actual plant or the THC oils to get high. Do you know how to spot that? Click here to find out.

If you’ve been following us, you will know that we put a lot of stock in family meals.  Being together and talking is the best way to connect and learn what’s going on in everyone’s life.  We can give you …

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