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Tweens, Teens and Technology: Multi-Tasking Mania

Eileen E. Hegel, Ed.D. | Friday, February 17, 2017

Waiting on pic As Americans, we often pride ourselves on the thought that busier equals better. But multi-tasking and becoming distracted by technology can have greater i...

Originally posted in: Parenting
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Super Bowl 2017 Recipes!

Joan Lunden | Sunday, February 5, 2017

It's that time of year again, Super Bowl Sunday is this weekend and I want to share some of my personal favorite Super Bowl snacks to make for my family.

Originally posted in: Food & Home
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Be Prepared! 7 Simple Tips to Stay Safe This Winter

JLP Staff | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Winter has arrived, and with it come heavy winds, snow storms, and blizzards. Here’s how to stay safe during the cold season.

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Teens and Technology: Adults – Hang Our High-Risk Behaviors!

Eileen E. Hegel, Ed.D. | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Every once in awhile, adults needs a reminder that our teens often view their parents and other adults talking and/or texting while driving. We need to set a better examp...

Originally posted in: Teens & College
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7 Tips for Empty Nest Moms

JLP Staff | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Feeling lonely in your empty nest? These seven tips can help you reclaim empty space when your children leave for college.

Originally posted in: Parenting
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3 Ways to Talk with Your Kids about Martin Luther King Jr

JLP Staff | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr’s day provides parents an opportunity to use history to teach their kids a human lesson.

Originally posted in: Parenting
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How to Handle a Death in Your Family

Tena Scallan | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Loosing a family member can be difficult. In this article, Tena Scallan shares share her experience and some of the valuable lessons learned.

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Power Up Parents: Three Tips to Get a Grip on Your Tweens, Teens, and Technology

Eileen E. Hegel, Ed.D. | Monday, December 19, 2016

Concerned about your teen? These three guidelines can help every parent take a step in the right direction with their tweens, teens, and technology

Originally posted in: Parenting
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Helping Your Kids Deal With College Rejections

JLP Staff | Thursday, December 1, 2016

Receiving a college rejection letter is never fun, but it doesn't signify the end of your child's future. It's simply a new turn in the road that can lead to something un...

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Talking to Kids About Death, Loss, and Tragedy

JLP Staff | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Tragedy and death can be confusing to kids and teens. Many parents want to guide their children through this tough time, but aren't sure where to start.

Originally posted in: Parenting
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