After the storm

by Tori This story is part of our blog series called “Stories from the OCD Community.” Stories from the community are submitted and edited by Toni Palombi. If you are interested in sharing your story you can view submission details at www.iocdf.org/ocd-stories . Since childhood, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) […] Click here to view original web page at iocdf.org

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Summer Sleep Tips for Babies and Kids

Summer is here and it is HOT. Many parents are worried about weekend travel , late sunsets, and frequent BBQs totally derailing the wonderful sleep routine they’ve spent all winter working on. This fear is completely well-founded; summer sleep is HARD. Between the travel, excitement, increased outside play , […] Click here to view original web page at www.baby-chick.com

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How to Teach Kids Kindness in a Sometimes Selfish World

(This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosure policy .) Raising kids is hard. Raising kids to be kind is even harder. The advances in technology are wonderful for so many things, but they also bring additional challenges, especially for parents wanting to teach kids […] Click here to view original web page at www.thechaosandtheclutter.com

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Why Focusing on Self-Care Isn’t Fixing Burnout for Working Moms

Here’s why short bursts of self-care won’t always fix what ails you. It’s official. Burnout is finally a medical disorder . Acknowledging that this is a serious health concern is a positive step toward addressing what’s become an epidemic in our society, especially for working moms. But it begs […] Click here to view original web page at www.workingmother.com

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