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Are You Making These 5 Parenting Mistakes?

As a former high school teacher, I’ve experienced a pretty vast range of behavior, and a lot of what I’ve come across has influenced my own parenting in profound ways. Often, we as parents don’t even realize the subtle influences we are having on our children and the way they handle frustration, rejection, and other […]

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Sportsmanship and Sore Losers: When You Lose More Than a Game

As many Cincinnati fans, I have spent the last few days pacing, riding the roller-coaster that is fandom in Cincinnati. Peaks of hope followed by valleys of hopelessness and despair – if you are from here (or have lived here more than a few years) you know the ones. It seems that the high levels […]

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Would You Let Your 14 Year Old Take Public Transportation… Alone?

For four years, I never thought twice about traveling an hour and a half each way on a train and two subways just to get to high school. Or traveling via subway and public bus to a softball game in the depths of a pre-hipster Brooklyn. (We didn’t exactly have yellow buses carting us to […]

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