August 2009

Self-Esteem for a Lifetime Offers Practical Advice For Parents

August 29, 2009
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Self-Esteem for a Lifetime offers practical techniques and a hopeful message for parents, educators and people who love children: Nurturing self-esteem is a dynamic process and it’s never too late to begin.

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Maybelle in the Soup – Tale of a Curious Cockroach

August 25, 2009
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My granddaughter and I both loved Maybelle in the Soup, a children’s book about a curious little cockroach, who gets into lots of trouble because of her love of food.

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Vacation Journals Save Precious Memories

August 21, 2009
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Journaling can save precious memories for future generations. I kept a journal of our recent family vacation to the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

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Grandma Shares Camping Adventure with Granddaughters

August 14, 2009
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A grandma creates memories for her granddaughters and passes on her tradition of spending summers camping in nature.

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Reading Aloud to Your Child

August 11, 2009
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Reading aloud regularly to a child from infancy is the most important factor in building a foundation for enjoyment and success in reading.

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Bargain Hunting Tips for Grandma

August 6, 2009
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Grandmas share bargain hunting tips for finding slightly-used treasures for their grandchildren.

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The Art of Grandparenting is Available Now

August 4, 2009
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The Art of Grandparenting, a new anthology written by 20 professional authors who are also grandparents, offers tips and advice to new grandparents.

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