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Mom to Mom Sept AOP

Mom to Mom with Katrina Goldie

AOP: What has been the most rewarding part of motherhood? KG: The most rewarding part of motherhood is the deep unconditional love shared between us. I didn’t understand what that […]

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Raising Compassionate Children

Kindness and compassion don’t just happen, they’re learnedbehaviors. We begin teaching a baby about compassion when we nurture them and care for their basic needs with love and tenderness. Later, […]

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Dinner’s Ready: Magan Yon’s Chicken Spaghetti Bake

This month we usher in the first day of fall, football makes a comeback, after school activities are back in full swing and, for many families, casseroles are a way […]

Steps to a Successful School Year for Your Special Needs Child

5 Steps to a Successful School Year for Your Special Needs Child

If your child with special needs has an IEP (Individualized Education Program) then you arealready familiar with how much energy goes into caring for your child medically and educationally. Summer […]

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Different Personality Types Can Be a Good Thing

My husband is an entrepreneur. He has a very hard driving, energetic personality and way of doing things, while I’m more laid back and soft spoken. How can I support […]

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How to Keep Your Relationship Strong While Parenting a Child with Special Needs

So, the kids are all right, but how’s your marriage doing?“I’ve had parents of kids with autism in my practice assume their marriage will fail,” says Laura Marshak,a registered psychologist […]

Teens and Screens Sept

Parents, Let’s Help Our Teachers!

School is back in session. By now, we have a few weeks under our belt, and everyone is rocking along in a new school year. Here at the Bush house, […]

AOP Sept health

The High Score

sponsored by Cornerstone Family Chiropractic A moment of inexplicable joy follows the birth of a baby. The development of a baby in the womb is fascinating week by week. For […]

Meeting Kids Where They Are Sept

Navigating Sickness With Your Child

In the last year, my husband and I have been forced to join a club that no one would ever choose. Our daughter has become seriously ill. We want to […]

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From the Publisher – September 2023

You know that old saying, “It takes a village to raise a child”? If you are a parent of a special needs child, you know first-hand what this saying refers […]

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