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Is Part-Time Job, a Good Idea for Your Teen? Yes! Here’s Why!

JLP Staff | Monday, February 20, 2017

Taking a part-time job while still in high school can help your teen develop skills that will help them later in life.

Originally posted in: Parenting
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Empty Nest? Here are 8 Cool Projects You Can Start Today

JLP Staff | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Need something to do with all your new free time? Try starting one of these cool projects after your kids leave for college.

Originally posted in: Parenting
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Tweens, Teens and Technology: Multi-Tasking Mania

Eileen E. Hegel, Ed.D. | Friday, February 17, 2017

Waiting on pic As Americans, we often pride ourselves on the thought that busier equals better. But multi-tasking and becoming distracted by technology can have greater i...

Originally posted in: Parenting
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Super Bowl 2017 Recipes!

Joan Lunden | Sunday, February 5, 2017

It's that time of year again, Super Bowl Sunday is this weekend and I want to share some of my personal favorite Super Bowl snacks to make for my family.

Originally posted in: Food & Home
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Be Prepared! 7 Simple Tips to Stay Safe This Winter

JLP Staff | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Winter has arrived, and with it come heavy winds, snow storms, and blizzards. Here’s how to stay safe during the cold season.

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Teens and Technology: Adults – Hang Our High-Risk Behaviors!

Eileen E. Hegel, Ed.D. | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Every once in awhile, adults needs a reminder that our teens often view their parents and other adults talking and/or texting while driving. We need to set a better examp...

Originally posted in: Teens & College
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7 Tips for Empty Nest Moms

JLP Staff | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Feeling lonely in your empty nest? These seven tips can help you reclaim empty space when your children leave for college.

Originally posted in: Parenting
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3 Ways to Talk with Your Kids about Martin Luther King Jr

JLP Staff | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr’s day provides parents an opportunity to use history to teach their kids a human lesson.

Originally posted in: Parenting

How to Handle a Death in Your Family

Tena Scallan | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Loosing a family member can be difficult. In this article, Tena Scallan shares share her experience and some of the valuable lessons learned.


Power Up Parents: Three Tips to Get a Grip on Your Tweens, Teens, and Technology

Eileen E. Hegel, Ed.D. | Monday, December 19, 2016

Concerned about your teen? These three guidelines can help every parent take a step in the right direction with their tweens, teens, and technology

Originally posted in: Parenting
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