The Advice That Helped Me Decide to Have a Third Baby

The Advice That Helped Me Decide to Have a Third Baby

by Lauren Hartmann

When it came to having a family, I always knew I only wanted two kids. And if I’m going to be completely honest about it, I probably would have been pretty happy with just one. But since my husband had dreams of our own family soccer team, I thought two was a good compromise. With two, my children would have the special bond of siblings and I would still have most of my sanity.

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Moving Day - Talking to Kids About the Transition

Moving Day - Talking to Kids About the Transition

by Twigtale

Is moving day bringing up mixed feelings? We asked two moms and one preschool teacher to tell us about their approach to helping children cope with the transition. Allison Lefrak, consumer protection attorney at the Federal Trade Commission, Anne, preschool teach for nine years, and Patricia Sasser, dean of students at a Connecticut boarding/day high school provide their insight.

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Talking to Kids About Gender Identity - Part 6

Talking to Kids About Gender Identity - Part 6

by Twigtale

How do you talk to your kids about what it means to be a girl, a boy, or any other identity on the gender spectrum?

Twigtale thinks this conversation is an important one – it is about about personal identity and gender equality. We're asking people whose insight and expertise we admire to add their voice to this discussion. 

 

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Create Your Child's I Am A Girl Story!

Create Your Child's I Am A Girl Story!

by Twigtale

I Am A Girl was scripted by Catherine Connors. It is a story meant to help young girls realize their limitless potential by opening their minds to a world free of traditional stereotypes.  We are partnering with Catherine to donate a portion of the proceeds from sales of the book to She's the First, an organization that helps educate girls in low-income countries around the world. 

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An Interview with Pauline Campos

An Interview with Pauline Campos

by Twigtale

Pauline Campos's book BabyFat was released in September, 2015! Pauline is a member of Twigtale's Parent Advisory Council and we are delighted to profile her and celebrate her new book. We asked Pauline to answer nine questions about her book, parenting, storytelling, her next projects and her spirit animal. We are so happy to share her voice with you. 

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