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Less is More #4: Tell Your Stories

Less is More #4: Tell Your Stories

Last year Bruce Feiler published a blog in The New York Times that hit a chord in many families. In it he described research by Drs. Marshall Duke and Robyn Fivush that found the more children knew about their family‚Äôs history, the stronger their sense of control over their lives and the higher their self-esteem. … Continue reading

Family Fun: Cook Something New

Family Fun: Cook Something New

For me, March is a month for cooking. Why? It started when I taught first grade in rural upstate New York, where the winters are cold and seemingly endless. March was the most depressing month of the year. It sounded as if the weather should be getting warmer, but no such luck. March was always … Continue reading