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Sharing Your World Through Hosting An Exchange Student

High School students around the world dream of studying abroad as a foreign exchange student. They study for challenging language exams. Students fill out lengthy applications and write personal essays. Families pen heartfelt letters. These tasks emphasize the academic aspect of the exchange program, yet the host family’s role is paramount to the exchange experience. [...]
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Outnumbered

When you Feel Outnumbered by Your Children: Encouragement from Moms Who Have Been There, Too.

The days before my second child was born were filled with a roller coaster of emotions. I remember mourning the change in my relationship with my older son. I wondered if he would feel forgotten or "less than" once his brother was born. Fast forward two weeks after baby arrived and those thoughts had escalated into a [...]
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Daniel Tiger is Not Just for Kids

Daniel Tiger is Not Just for Kids

Sometimes my natural reactions to my kiddo experiencing “big feelings” is less than lovely. I know good and well that when emotions are flying around unchecked, my children are not going to be the ones to bring wisdom to the table.  Thanks to Daniel Tiger’s Big Feelings collection, I am loaded with an arsenal of songs […]

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