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2014-06-03 08:28:16

New K-5 learning games join an exclusive list of standout products that make parenting easier. CARSON, Calif.­, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Lakeshore announced that their Are You Ready? Game Shows® have been named a 2014 National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) SILVER winner. For over 20 years, the NAPPA awards have been celebrated as the "go to" source for parents and professionals seeking the best products for their children and families. The Are You Ready? Game...

2014-05-29 23:07:26

The M.O.M. Method is an innovative Web-based program that empowers kids to become more self-reliant, so “helicopter parents” can stop hovering. It is the first comprehensive, parenting resource to offer a powerful combination – time and task management tools for kids with a practical, step-by-step parenting guide for moms and dads. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The M.O.M. Method (Manage and Organize Myself) has launched nationwide with the first comprehensive, Web-based...

2014-05-27 23:13:59

Dr. Jack Westman, author of "Parent Power: The Key to America's Prosperity," weighs in on Jennifer Senior's new book "All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood" and the case it makes that modern childhood and parenthood have been “completely redefined” since World War II. Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 In an era when schools and economic disadvantage are seen as the main reasons why one-third of the children in the United States are not...

2014-05-21 13:39:58

Springer Two decades’ worth of court records show dramatic decline in mother-sole custody cases It’s no longer a certainty that American mothers will get custody over their children during a divorce. In fact, if Wisconsin Court Records of the past 20 years are anything to go by, joint custody is becoming the norm. So says Maria Cancian and colleagues from the University of Wisconsin–Madison in the US, whose findings are published in Springer’s journal Demography. For most of...

2014-05-16 23:08:24

The Bair Foundation is partnering with The Cabinet for Health and Family Services to host a foster care and adoption fair. Lexington, KY (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 The Bair Foundation , The Cabinet for Health and Family Services and at least a dozen private foster care agencies are hosting a Foster Care and Adoption Fair Saturday, May 24th from 10 a.m. to 1p.m. at the Centenary United Methodist Church, 2800 Tates Creek Road, Lexington. The Foster Care and Adoption Fair provides an opportunity...

2014-05-13 23:14:54

Keith Robinson and Angel Harris' new book “The Broken Compass: Parental Involvement with Children’s Education" reports their research finding that most forms of parental involvement do not improve student achievement. This theme is one of many described in Dr. Jack Westman's book "Parent Power: the Key to America's Prosperity". Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Keith Robinson and Angel Harris' book “The Broken Compass: Parental Involvement with...

2014-05-12 08:38:35

BabyCenter Survey Shows a New Level of Respect Between Working Moms and Stay-at-Home Moms SAN FRANCISCO, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BabyCenter®, the #1 pregnancy and parenting digital resource, surveyed more than 1,000 moms to understand the state of the so-called "war" between working moms and stay-at-home moms. While there are distinct differences between the two groups, and a bit of envy on both sides, the battle that's raged for decades has cooled considerably. "Deciding...

2014-05-12 08:28:00

Fathers' Rights Pioneer Jeffery M. Leving Provides Help for Military Dads CHICAGO, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Matrimonial attorney James Hagler, Sgt.1st Class (Ret.) and nationally acclaimed child custody litigator, Jeffery M. Leving are using their media profiles and team of experienced family law attorneys to make a difference in the lives of servicemen and their children. Leving is inviting all dads who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces to contact the Law Offices of Jeffery...

2014-05-06 12:28:21

NEW YORK, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As we approach Mother's Day 2014, most of us can breathe a sigh of relief in knowing that however much trouble we might have caused as children, our moms were probably not daunted. Findings from the DDB Life Style Study indicate that 92% of Millennial, Gen X and Boomer moms agree that raising a child brings them a lot of happiness. But once we get beyond the overarching attitude towards motherhood, there are some very real generational differences...

2014-05-05 23:10:09

In time for Mother's Day, Big Belli, newly conceived visual parenting content brand, is committed to the health and well being of moms and their babies. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Big Belli is about babies and moms. When Dominique Debroux and her husband Christopher Henze were expecting their first child, they voraciously researched pregnancy and consumed what felt like anything and everything they could get their hands on about the process. Even though they were overwhelmed...


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