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More >> Column: Dad on Board

Excuse me – how much?

Stunned and stupefied at my daughter’s first college fair

As seen through our dog’s eyes

Just call us Chew Toy, Boss and Beni

The BIG question

What does she want to be when she grows up? She has a few ideas.

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

Reach Out and Read

Health care providers help promote early literacy skills

What you need to know about CO

How to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning

The rules of (crossing) the road

Talk through pedestrian and traffic safety with your kids

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

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More >> Editor's Note

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.

What we need to teach our sons

If there is something good that comes out of recent events, it’s that men and women are talking more about sexual assault.

Put a different spin on Halloween

Just a quick flip though this month’s issue and you can tell that I think Halloween is a pretty big deal.
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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

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.

Post-Turkey Day fun with friends

If you are looking for something to do with your friends after you’ve eaten Thanksgiving dinner and shopped on Black Friday, why not plan on catching a comedy show or a concert?

Halloween fun for those over 21

If you are looking for something to do that’s geared toward adults, there’s ghoulish fun to be had this month.

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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