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Day Care
06/18/2018
Putting My Son First ...I was well-trained and passionate about a career in law enforcement, even though it was challenging, given the nature of the work and the horrors I was exposed to. That all changed when I got pregnant... More >>

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06/15/2018
Surrounded By Love ...I grew up being bounced around from family member to family member, and from daycare to daycare because she could not handle my temperament. I was a 'bad' kid according to her with an attitude problem... More >>

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06/12/2018
Working Moms And Their True Feelings My sister and I often discuss the topic of 'working moms,' and the ridiculous things we've heard them say to justify the fact that they're really abandoning their children. Here are just a few things we've heard from the mouths of working moms we've met... More >>

Tags: AttitudeBehaviorCharacter-Courage-ConscienceDay CareJobParentingPersonal Responsibility
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06/07/2018
There Is No Substitute For Mommy This is a letter to an unknown woman whose son I saw in the supermarket the other afternoon... More >>

Tags: Day CarePersonal ResponsibilityStay-at-Home MomValuesWomen's Point of View
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06/06/2018
Raise Your Own Children ...I have seen many students in our early childhood program at school who literally do get 'dumped' here by their NON-working moms because some say their children are 'bored' at home... More >>

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05/30/2018
A House Isn't A Home Without Mom ...When my daughter was in the first grade, her best friend's family bought a large new house. Both parents worked, and my daughter's friend bragged incessantly about having the biggest, best house in the neighborhood... More >>

Tags: Character-Courage-ConscienceDay CareFinancesMotherhood-FatherhoodParentingStay-at-Home MomValues
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05/22/2018
Doing The Right Thing, Not The Easy Thing ...I felt like I was trying to raise other parents' children who didn't have time for them because they were too busy working... More >>

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04/26/2018
Letting Them Make Their Own Choice I need to get this off my chest for all the parents who think it is okay to put their kids in daycare. My wife has always been a stay-at-home mom, and we did what we had to to make that work... More >>

Tags: AttitudeBehaviorDay CareMen's Point of ViewParentingRegarding Dr. LauraStay-at-Home Mom
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04/25/2018
How Long Do I Have with my Kids I was raised in the liberal Boston area. We were all supposed to have it all. Well, after having kids, I did work periodically: once using an institutional daycare center. My youngest, 18 months at the time cried for 1 week straight. More >>

Tags: Day CareDaycareMotherhoodMotherhood-FatherhoodParentingRaising childrenSAHM stay-at-home momValues
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04/02/2018
Daycare Dangers In a conversation with some moms from school about cleaning up kids' messes, I told them that due to a prior 'Sharpie transgression,' the permanent marking version of that product is outlawed in our house and being caught with one is a serious offense... More >>

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