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Are We There Yet? archive for March 2007

FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 2007

Fri., March 30, 2007, 7:52 a.m.

You've Got a Great Kid

We have a message on our answering machine from a neighbor. After his message, he told us what a great kid we have, so nice and polite. I saved that message to remind me, in times of need, that he is a great kid.I realized...

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MONDAY, MARCH 26, 2007

Mon., March 26, 2007, 5:41 p.m.

A Learning Experience

What a great story in today’s paper, “Mothers bathed in guilt.” Cindy said it perfectly with “instead of alienating one another by asserting our decisions as best, we parents can learn to offer support and encouragement without judgment.”The Parents Council has been a learning experience...

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Tue., March 20, 2007, 5:07 p.m.

Do you get enough time with your kids?

This Monday, we'll be running a story on new research from the University of Maryland that shows parents are actually spending more time with their children than they were a generation ago, yet still think that this time isn't enough. Do you spend more time...

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Wed., March 14, 2007, 7:54 a.m.

Taking time for yourself

So what do you do to recharge know the person you were before you had kids. Sometimes we get so much into our role as being someones mom or dad ( and we are often called by that title) that we tend to lose...

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Thu., March 8, 2007, 9:57 a.m.

Stop, thief!

On Monday, we'll be running a story on plagiarism in the classroom. Teachers and professors say that the Internet makes it easier than ever for students to cheat, but it also makes it easier to catch the offenders.Has your child ever copied someone else's work...

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Mon., March 5, 2007, 8:32 a.m.

Does hiring a maid send the wrong message?

Editor's note: This discussion was originally posted on Feb. 7. I've changed the timestamp to move it higher in case people want to comment on today's column.I am considering hiring a cleaning service for our home, but I am afraid I will give my children...

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