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The basics of what keeps parents going

Parenthood:

What Gets Me Through The Challenging Times By Chanda Alicea Dear Readers, I have a confession to make. Parenthood has kicked my ass over the last 2 weeks. And on the one hand, I do have that what else could go wrong question looming in my head, which was quickly answered before I started this […]

Why Kids Need Playtime

Children learn about physical fitness and health in school, beginning at an early age. But there is another essential aspect of children’s life that influences and impacts their mental health development as well. Playtime. Psychiatrist Stuart Brown author of ‘Play’ says “It’s voluntary, it’s pleasurable, it offers a sense of engagement, it takes you out […]

Self Love

By Chanda Alicea I recently came across this quote while I was down the rabbit hole that is Google while searching for something else. It struck a chord so deep in my soul because it’s the gospel truth. Now obviously I can’t speak on what kind of things are important to keep in mind when […]