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Category Archives: Kiddie Corner

How To Protect Your Kids During A Divorce

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Separating from your partner is never easy, but matters only become more complicated when there are children involved. That is why you need to create a clear plan of action. This will help you to protect your children from the stress and strain involved in divorce proceedings. It will also help you to make sure that you can still enjoy regular contact with your little ones and remain a big part of their lives. Below are four ways that you can protect your kids during a divorce.

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Encouraging A Sports-Gifted Child – And How Not To!

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Pride in your kids, as a parent, is one of those few times in life when that emotion is justified. When your child achieves something, for sure it’s their triumph, their achievement. You, though, can be proud of them, and feel that you as a father have done something right. At this point, you can go in a number of directions. You can be the proud parent, encouraging your child and celebrating with them. Alternatively, you could be the bad version.

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#ShaveTheStache For St. Jude

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Every year I am part of a large 50+ group who does a Mets tailgate bright and early in the MTA lot and this year will be no different with the exception of one thing. Thanks to a suggestion from 2 good friends, we will be doing a #ShaveTheStache Charity event at 12 noon. They will be shaving my mustache for St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

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Top Gifts For Your Son

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Buying a gift for a boy, however old, is seemingly fairly straightforward. Which in turn makes it harder to come up with something different. Something unique that they will use or remember for a longer period of time. You may have some ideas that you have been bandying around, but the best thing you can do is take some ideas from somewhere else. Ideas that are direct but also let you think outside the box that will lead to other kinds of ideas. You can think of gifts that let them live better, gifts for recreation, and totally out there gifts they could never have thought of. Here are some ideas for you, the age range varies, as do the gifts. You may find the inspiration you need to find something incredible.

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Is It Time To Upgrade Your Family Car?

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When you discovered you were going to be a parent for the first time there was a lot of high fiving, many tears and then the reality of how the future is going to shape up.  Financial pressure goes off the scale.  It’s time to buy more equipment than you realised existed.  You purchased the perfect pram and car seat and then boof, it hit you.  There is no way that your awesome ride is going to cope with the change.  Time to buy a sensible dad car.

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