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The holidays can be chaotic for everyone. This year, take some of the stress out of the holiday season with our Holiday Survival Guide.

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Is ‘Elf on the Shelf’ a Good Idea?

Create fun holiday traditions while remaining transparent with your child.

Counter the Holiday Buying Mania

If you fear your children are succumbing to the advertising blitz of the holidays, show them that fun doesn’t have to cost anything when you’re spending time with your family.

Parenting Resolutions for the New Year

Many families get off schedule and out of sorts during the holidays. Make New Year's resolutions in January to get back on track.

Relieving Holiday Stress

The holiday season and all that comes with it can cause a great deal of stress for you. Your child may be feeling it, too.

Teach Tweens What's Really Important at the Holidays

Helping your tween separate fact from marketing and having strong family traditions are just two of the ways you can help your tween understand the meaning of the holidays.

Tips to Connect with Your Kids During the Holidays

Holiday excitement and stress can overwhelm even the best of us. Here are some tips to help you and your younger children enhance the unique family connection you share this holiday season.

Parenting Tools for Home

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12 Days of Family Fun

All year long, we’re ​bombarded with advertisements telling us to buy, ​buy, buy. ​It’s easy to forget the best parts of the holidays: special time with family and friends. Learn ​more.​

 

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