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Parenting

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Website Lets Moms Swap Stuff They No Longer Need

A popular website lets parents get rid of their kids’ stuff they no longer need and trade it in for something they can really use.

04/05/2011

Good Question: Do Parents Give Kids Too Much Power?

In business, in science and in parenting, we hope that as time goes on it gets better. However, a controversial new book is arguing that American parents are doing much worse.

01/17/2011

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Local Parents Weigh In On ‘The Tiger Mother’

No playdates. No sleepovers. Straight “A’s” required. Those are some of the parenting rules put forward in a new controversial book called, “The Battle Hymn of The Tiger Mother.”

01/17/2011

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DeBlog: Who’s Better At Parenting: You Or Your Parents?

I spent part of my morning explaining to my 5-year-old that I think he gets too many choices. Which makes tonight’s Good Question particularly important for me.

01/17/2011

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Diaper Drive Aims To Help Struggling Parents

Kristen Grode’s idea for a diaper drive was in its infancy back in June. Since then, it’s grown faster than anyone could’ve predicted.

01/12/2011

Christine and Juanita have been a part of each others' lives through the Big Brother Big Sister organization for over six years. (credit: Robb Long/Minnesota Parent)

MN Parent: Tapping Into Kid-Love Through Volunteering

The Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) organization has two programs set up to match Bigs and Littles. I participate in the community mentoring program, where my Little and I get together on our own and seek out new adventures together.

12/01/2010

Patrick and Jessica Jost navigated the National College Fair in October 2010. (credit: Minnesota Parent)

Minnesota Parent: College Bound

(Minnesota Parent) — They grow up so fast. We hear it when we are holding our newborns, and a passerby at the mall pauses to cluck, coo and gaze. We hear it again as we […]

11/04/2010

9/23/10 John Williams Show

9AM Hour:  An Expert from Harvard talks about education in Minnesota plus the story of a Dad who boards a bus to confront bullies who are picking on his daughter! 10AM Hour:  Mourning in America? […]

09/23/2010

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