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Naptime: How Much Sleep Do Kids Need?

Are naps important? How much sleep do children need? Learn more about naps for children and get parenting tips for naptime.
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Practicing Positive Parenting: The Benefits of Encouragement vs. Praise

Learn about the benefits of practicing positive parenting and find examples for using encouragement instead of praise.
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Security Blankets: How Transitional Objects Support Child Development

Security blankets can help support child development. Read parenting tips for your child’s attachment to a comfort object.
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Ways to Spend Quality Family Time with Children of Any Age

As a parent, quality time with your child can leave you both feeling connected. Discover these bonding activities for any age.
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Children and Music: Benefits of Music in Child Development

Music plays an important role in child development. Learn the benefits of music and read parenting tips for helping children enjoy music.
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