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“Safe at Home” Articles for Parents

reduce-stress-7-website-post-header Reducing stress during this time of uncertainty – Step 7 (4/1/2020) - How can a family reduce stress during this time of uncertainty? What can help keep or bring happiness to your family during the COVID-19 crisis or anytime? In the sixth post in this series, I shared the allowance and planning... Continue Reading →
Reduce-Stress-6-website-post Reducing stress during this time of uncertainty – Step 6 (4/1/2020) - How can a family reduce stress during this time of uncertainty? What can help keep or bring happiness to your family during the COVID-19 crisis or anytime? In the fifth post in this series, I shared what the important Weekly... Continue Reading →
Reduce-Stress-5-website-post Reducing stress during this time of uncertainty – Step 5 (4/1/2020) - How can a family reduce stress during this time of uncertainty? What can help keep or bring happiness to your family during the COVID-19 crisis or anytime? In the fourth post in this series, I shared how some of the... Continue Reading →
family-talk-wk2 Family Talk Time – Week 2 (3/30/2020) - Here we are, another week dealing with COVID-19. While staying home and practicing social distancing, families have a golden opportunity to talk with one another. Here are some conversation starter ideas to last a week. Make sure each person has... Continue Reading →
family-talk-wk1 Family Talk Time – Week 1 (3/30/2020) - Here we are, another week dealing with COVID-19. While staying home and practicing social distancing, families have a golden opportunity to talk with one another. Here are some conversation starter ideas to last a week. Make sure each person has... Continue Reading →
Reduce-Stress-4-website-post Reducing stress during this time of uncertainty – Step 4 (3/30/2020) - How can a family reduce stress during this time of uncertainty? What can help keep or bring happiness to your family during the COVID-19 crisis or anytime? In the third post in this series, I shared how to build the... Continue Reading →
Reduce-family-Stress-3-website-post Reducing stress during this time of uncertainty – Step 3 (3/26/2020) - How can a family reduce stress during this time of uncertainty? What can help keep or bring happiness to your family during the COVID-19 crisis or anytime? In the second post in this series, I shared how to create a... Continue Reading →
Reduce-family-Stress-2-website-post Reducing stress during this time of uncertainty – Step 2 (3/25/2020) - How can a family reduce stress during this time of uncertainty? What can help keep or bring happiness to your family during the COVID-19 crisis or anytime? In the first post in this series, I shared how a checklist can... Continue Reading →
tips-reading-with-children-website-post Tips for Reading with your Children (3/24/2020) -     For Ages 0-12 Months: Find somewhere quiet, away from noise, TV and cell phones. Take time to look at and talk about the pictures. It doesn’t matter if your baby chews the books to start with. Soon they’ll help... Continue Reading →
Reduce-family-Stress-1-website-post Reducing stress during this time of uncertainty – Step 1 (3/24/2020) - How can a family reduce stress during this time of uncertainty? What can help keep or bring happiness to your family during the COVID-19 crisis or anytime? With so many schools suspending classes there are some steps we can take... Continue Reading →