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  • Picture books for Christmas -- stories that kids of all ages will love
    Picture books for Christmas -- stories that kids of all ages will love
    There are many picture books about Christmas that kids will love hearing and adults will love reading. Animals are prominent in many, from a "Santa" cat to a moose and a small stuffed bear named Corduroy. Some are funny, some are...
  • Grief awareness
    Grief Awareness Day
    Today is Children’s Grief Awareness day. This day of awareness was created in 2008 so all people can become more understanding and sympathetic to the experiences of a young child who loses a parent through death.Grief Awareness Day is the...
  • Early recognition programs: confronting mental health for children (part 1)
    Early recognition programs: confronting mental health for children (part 1)
    When children go to the pediatrician, parents report physical challenges such as flu symptoms, allergies,or a stuffy nose. Yet, when parents experience their children in a depressed mood, or engaging in arguments with family and peers, they may be...
  • Pope Francis, Satan and Children
    Pope Francis, Satan and Children
    Many people have high hopes that Pope Francis will bring true reform to the Roman Catholic Church. They seem to want to believe he will put an end to the antiquated man-made dogma masquerading as God’s Word that calls for such things as...
  • Salem Crime Alert
    Marion County Deputies need help to find suspicious man
    Two fourth grade girls were walking to Auburn Elementary on November 17th when they were approached by a suspicious male in a truck at the intersection of Greencrest St NE and Auburn Road NE, in Salem. The man asked the two if they could "...
  • Learning starts at home
    Does learning Start at Home
    Speaking of how learning starts at home, I dated a man who had a three year old daughter, and when I would ask her about what she did at school (daycare), she would fumble around with a few words and then say "look at my shoes, you like my...
  •  Customizing a plan of action that will be useful in helping your child succeed
    Customizing a plan of action that will be useful in helping your child succeed
    In an article published Nov. 14, 2014 By Glenda Fauntleroy, Special to Lifescript Healthy Advantage entitled: “How to Help a Child with ADHD, 9 Parenting Tools and Tips That Improve Attention”, one may take a look at the 9 main topics...
  • The 'Blue Lagoon' films express the essence of pure love
    The 'Blue Lagoon' films express the essence of pure love
    When two young children are cast into the sea and separated from their guardian following a shipwreck, they find themselves on a deserted island with only a cantankerous ship’s cook to guide them. Frightened and alone, the children must...
  • Thanksgiving Smiles
    Minister says not to gripe about your children's dental bills this Thanksgiving
    In the Oshkosh Northwestern today Pastor Kelly James Leary of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church at 370 Bowen St. in Oshkosh, WI wrote in to share his thoughts about Thanksgiving and stewardship.Instead of griping about your children’s...
  • The Road Ahead
    The Diary Of A Serious Man – ‘An Invisible Parent’
    There is at least one moment in every person’s life that makes him or her realize that they have more purpose on Earth than the retched existence that they are currently carrying on.For me, that moment presented itself four years ago, when...
  • Wings for Autism
    Practice "flights" for kids with Autism taking off in airports throughout U.S.
    The travel experience can be overwhelming and anxiety-producing for even the most seasoned traveler. But for the child with sensory integration needs, the travel experience that often proves to be full of crowds, waiting and noise, is heightened...
  • Amazon Voyage mural at Miami's Museum of Science
    Voyage through the Amazon at Miami Museum of Science
    Amazon Voyage: Vicious Fishes and Other Riches Exhibit returned to Miami this fall. The bilingual, interactive and family friendly exhibit will be the final one at the current location of the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science. The...
  • Pebble Beach Resorts launch family experience program
    Pebble Beach Resorts launch family experience program
    Pebble Beach Resorts, home to world renowned golf courses and restaurants, spectacular ocean views, spas and an equestrian center has become a premier family destination. The launch of Pebble Beach Explorers creates the opportunity for a dream...
  • Finding Thanks in Giving - Fatherhood is a thankful job
    Finding Thanks in Giving – Fatherhood is a thankful job
    Brooklyn, NY - Some call being a dad a thankless job - they are wrong. Nothing is more meaningful and rewarding than being as involved as you can with your child. Sometimes the reward is after a long journey of broken relationships, family court...
  • Child care workers needed
    Child care workers needed
    The New York City Administration for Children's Services (ACS) is seeking to hire three individuals as Child Care Workers. Child Care Workers will work at the Office of Pre-Placement, located at 492 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016. The Office...