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5 Simple Strategies for Surviving the Homework Battlefield
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5 Simple Strategies for Surviving the Homework Battlefield

If you have kids in school, you’ve been there. The family schedule is already packed with extra-curricular activities. Perhaps your boss has doubled your workload and the laundry basket is piled high. You hoped to spend some quality time with your child until you learn their teacher has assigned homework that’s due the next day. But fear not, here are some tips to get you out of the deep trenches of the homework battlefield. Make a Schedule Look at the time of day that works best for your family. As a rule, it’s best to tear into homework sooner rather than...

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How to Find the Best Balance in Your Life After Having Children
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How to Find the Best Balance in Your Life After Having Children

Nine full months of pregnancy is not long enough to prepare for a lifetime of parenting. Being a parent is the most stressful and challenging job there is, but also the most rewarding. Parents experience the ups, the downs, and everything in between, from tantrums to drawings on the walls, to the soft-heartening “I love you” moments. With all that’s a part of being a parent, here’s how to find the best balance in your life after children. Learn to Ask for Help Never be ashamed or hesitant to ask for help when you need it. Take the kids to spend the night with...

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