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September 20, 2018
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Nurturing is powerful and drastically undervalued. Nurturing heals, promotes empathy, and counters violence.

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August 22, 2018
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The ways in which families meet their income-earning and caregiving responsibilities should not determine their eligibility for support and services.

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September 27, 2018
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This book offers information and inspiration, and also abundant warnings about the barriers to play in our society.

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Play
September 26, 2018
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A survey on affordability, report on the results and a resource list. 

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September 13, 2018
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Children have essential needs for nurturing care and time with their parents.

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May 12, 2018
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Researchers have come up with creative, scientific studies that measure some of the effects of parenting behaviors.

January 8, 2014
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Author Rachel Macy Stafford tells her own story—about being buried in busy-ness—until finally she recognized the negative effects of her distractedness, her perfectionism and hu

October 4, 2013
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The fact that most parents (of children of all ages) prefer part-time employment and some prefer to be at-home full time is rarely acknowledged.

September 25, 2013
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Play is essential for children! Kids play alone, with siblings, friends—and with their parents. This book is about parent-child play.

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Play Parenting
June 5, 2013
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Emotions are not just a personal issue. A person’s emotional development has effects on how well they function in social situations.

February 8, 2013
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What is my intention? I thought about it for days. I stood outside myself and watched my interactions with my children.

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September 9, 2012
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An expert dog trainer explains how dogs can have a hard time interacting with children, and she explains how to keep kids and dogs safe.