October 2011

The Parents Guide to Raising CEO Kids

October 28, 2011
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How do you raise a young entrepreneur? The same way you’d raise any child—by helping her develop the skills to become a happy, successful, and well-adjusted adult.

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Communicating with Your Adult Children

October 24, 2011
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As parents of adult children, we’re often advised to “zip our lips.” But this can be frustrating when we have things to say and opinions to share with them. Here are a few tips.

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Capturing Memories Without a Camera

October 19, 2011
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We are always equipped to capture precious “Kodak moments” with our cameras, cell phones, and camcorders. But some moments are best captured with our eyes and hearts.

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Mom Needs Help with Critical Grandma

October 14, 2011
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This letter to Dear Abby about an overly critical grandma appeared on October 9. Here’s some advice to the mother from my daughter, who’s a marriage and family therapist.

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Colorframes Blocks Encourage Open-Ended Play

October 11, 2011
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Colorframes interlocking blocks are recommended for ages 3 – 8. They can be used in endless ways to build shapes and to understand different aspects of color.

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