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More >> Column: Dad on Board

Call me Irresponsi-Bill

A trip to Orlando to see a college campus yielded more turkey legs than information

The empty passenger seat

When my daughter gets her license I’m going to miss our time together

Excuse me – how much?

Stunned and stupefied at my daughter’s first college fair

Bill Burke is a writer who lives in southern New Hampshire with his wife and daughter. He's also ParentingNH's resident Disney World guru.

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More >> Column: House Calls

Get to know the dos and don’ts of winter helmet safety

The healthy eating challenge

Tips on how to help your family maintain good habits and eat balanced meals

Reach Out and Read

Health care providers help promote early literacy skills

House Calls is a monthly column written by health care professionals from Dartmouth Hitchcock.

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Show some love to your community

In addition to spending time with your sweetheart, why not show your community some love by volunteering or donating to an organization that’s making life better for children and families?

What's next?

When the whirlwind winds down to a dull roar, you realize what’s next is working to make the publication even better.

Lessons learned through a Christmas tree (or how I learned to embrace disorder and chaos)

For as long as I can remember I have compulsively applied order to everything, so I did not understand the hodgepodge of holiday decor and why everything couldn’t look like it went together.
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More >> Column: Raising Teens & Tweens

Making sleep a priority

Adequate sleep time is critical for adolescents

At the finish line

Senior year is perilous for both students and parents

The push and pull of letting go

Managing the many emotions you will have when your child leaves home

Tracey Tucker is Executive Director of New Heights: Adventures for Teens and a licensed mental health counselor at Tradeport Counseling Associates in Portsmouth.

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More >> Column: Time Out

Valentine’s Day fun for adults: Romance optional

While the holiday traditionally focuses on couples, there are fun events across the Granite State for everyone.

Pair up for skiing and snowboarding

One of the best things about living in New Hampshire is the easy access residents have to ski areas and resorts. No matter what part of the state you are driving from, skiing is never far away.

Six ways to ring in the New Year

Here are six events happening way after the kids go to bed we think you will enjoy.

Time Out, written by Editor Melanie Hitchcock, focuses on things that parents can do with their partners and friends when they are taking a “time out” from their children.

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More >> Column: Learning Curve

60 days and counting

What to expect during your child’s evaluation period

Know before you go

What to expect at a disposition-of referral or evaluation meeting

Remembering my father, my teacher

Reflecting on the lessons he taught me everyday through his actions

Elizabeth Feingold recently retired from Kearsarge Regional School District, where she worked for over 30 years as a special education teacher and coordinator at the elementary, middle and high school levels. She is now a consultant and advocate. She can be reached at elizabethjfeingold@gmail.com.

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