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Working From Home
Many of us are used to working from home this far into the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, many of us prefer it. Up to 68% of job seekers say working remotely would increase their interest in a job opportunity. However, whether you think working remotely is great or not, it can still be difficult to be productive when you're a parent, especially when it feels like work and family are pulling you in opposite directions.
Party Tips For COVID
There are 34,576 private schools in the United States, serving 5.7 million PK-12 students. While your child may be back in class, hosting a large indoor party with their friends from school might not be wise.
Neighborhood Friends
Staying indoors and being separated from others can have detrimental effects on your child's mental well-being. This is why psychologists and health professionals deem friendship as very important. Additionally, playing with other kids in the neighborhood helps your kid remain active, which is essential for their physical health and well-being.
Family Road Trip Safety Tips
Slowly, the world is returning to normal from COVID-19. That means it will be time to travel with the family soon. Time to pack up the car and get moving! But wait! You are going to want to make sure that everyone gets to their destination safely. This not only includes wearing a seatbelt but also making sure that everything is running well with the car. Here are a few tips to help you make sure that your next family road trip is a safe one.
How to Get Your Kids to Ditch Their Devices This Summer
As warmer weather arrives, your kids may only want to stay inside, use their computers and phones, and miss out on all the fun activities that summer has to offer. However, it's important to keep the changes of the last year in mind. It hasn't been easy for children and teens to get outside and enjoy their favorite activities for quite some time. It's important as a parent that you model positive choices for them as you help them acclimate to doing more activities outside the home.
Career in the Legal Field
As you work to assist your teenager with selecting a field of study, it's wise to consider their strengths and weaknesses. There are numerous signs that your teen may be well suited for a legal career aside from their skills at arguing with you at home. It takes a wide variety of professional skills and character traits to be a good attorney, and your teenager may have many of them already. Consider offering to find ways for your teen to shadow someone in the field or learn more about law school if the following apply characteristics apply. 
Part-Time Jobs for teens
Working a part-time job as a teenager provides several valuable benefits. With these tips, help your teen find a great position that will help them learn important new skills that'll be utilized for years to come. Why Is it Essential for Teens to Gain Work Experience? Studies have found that teens who work part-time or summer jobs gain valuable experience that builds educational and job-related skills. Working also enhances self-esteem and independence while building communication, collaboration, and time management skills.
Most couples hope to spend the rest of their lives together and in harmony. Creating a home, having kids, and raising a family are among the expectations couples have in marriage. However, not every home or marriage stays intact forever. This is because of the several instances that might compel you as a couple to disagree, fight, and eventually separate. It can be heartbreaking, especially when kids are involved. Despite the cause of separation, the welfare of the kids must be handled with care.
COVID-19 Safe Baby Shower
COVID-19 has caused issues in many facets of our lives. From having us work from home to not being able to go out without a mask, there have been countless changes to our daily lives because of the pandemic. However, just because things are different doesn't mean that you have to completely derail your normal life plans. For example, your baby shower might look pretty different because of the coronavirus, but that doesn't mean it can't happen. Here are a few ideas for hosting a COVID-safe baby shower.
Child's Teeth Health
It's no secret that kids love sugary snacks. But when 40% of kids have cavities by the time they reach kindergarten, those snacks can become a problem. According to the CDC, about one in every five kids (up to 20%) between the ages of five and 11 years have at least one untreated cavity.
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