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Let me start out by saying that I am not a doctor, nor have I conducted any large studies on this subject. I am merely a mother making an observation and looking for an answer. My daughter and husband both have ADHD. They also both have frequent nosebleeds. And no, it is not a side effect of medication, allergies, or picking their nose. (Yuck!) Within 30 minutes after asking other parents on my Facebook group if their ADHDers have frequent nosebleeds too, 7 out of 10 said...

The San Francisco Unified School Board is proposing to give middle school students access to free condoms. Not only that, state law would allow these middle schoolers to get condoms without their parent’s permission. Many parents are opposed to this and I am one of them. Middle schoolers range from age 11 to 14 and the school district not only wants to provide these children with condoms, they want to do it without their parents’ consent.  Are you friggin’ kidding me? I got my first bra when I was 11, my first period...

Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year.  You know what that means…  Your kids won’t be in school and it is up to you to keep your little love bugs entertained all day.  Don’t panic.  I’ve got you covered.  Here are some kid-tested and approved Valentine’s Day activities and crafts I’ve done at my daycare.  Have fun and Happy Valentine’s Day! Love Jumps Individual or Group Activity: Have your child use a stethoscope (a toy one will work just fine) to listen to their heartbeat and/or...

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and soon, your child will be out of school for a couple of weeks. Keep their minds stimulated and their bodies exercising by doing these 12 fun and festive activities with them: #1. Reindeer [Math] Games – Sorting by Color and Size Directions: Print out this FREE Reindeer Math Game Printable (Courtesy of The Educator’s Spin On It). (Note: Make sure you print in color.) Depending on your child’s age, have either your child or yourself cut out the pictures of the...

Keep your children busy this holiday season with these fun and festive Christmas arts and crafts projects: ...

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