September is International Child Protection Month

Mom’s Choice Awards Honoree Little Pickle Press is a founding partner for International Child Protection Month. We would like to welcome Kidpower.org co-founder Irene van der Zande to the Mom’s Choice Matters blog. Read on to learn about Kidpower and

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Reading Tips for Families: Fun with Words

When she’s not working for the Mom’s Choice Awards, Terry Doherty is pursuing her passion for literacy. Her nonprofit, The Reading Tub, is dedicated to family literacy. Her goal is bigger than making sure every child has a book (or

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Internet Safety Contract – Set the Groundrules Up Front

Talking to our kids about internet safety is about as much fun as cleaning out our spam folder.  No doubt about it – it isn’t fun. They’re bound to ask questions that we don’t like (or want) to answer. But

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Book Reviews – Three Ideas for September

The kids are back to school, but not all their books need to be required reading. Here are three choices – one for each reading age group – that are fun to share together. Whether it is Read a Book

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Anxious Kids + Back to School – Making it Work

Back to school time is here again.  Gone are the late nights and lightly scheduled days.  School time brings in a sudden change in routine and its your responsibility as a parent to reign in a firmer schedule for your

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