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Parenting pointers: Rethinking family holiday giving

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Founder of Liz B. Parenting, a parenting consulting practice, Liz Berholz is an educator, speaker and Adler Institute-trained Life and Professional Coach. Liz works with parents of toddlers, tweens and teens by giving families the tools they need to create homes and lives filled with mutual respect, cooperation, connection, responsibility and fun. *** The holidays are invariably filled with anticipation and excitement about the type of gifts that will be given and received. But so extreme is the wastefulness that many cities have implemented holiday waste reduction programs to manage all the garbage we create. And research shows that, in the...

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Parenting pointers: How to be a perfect parent

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(An aside on the title: we're totally kidding.) This month's BRIKA door quote is "I'm not saying I'm Wonder Woman. I'm just saying no one has seen me and her in the same room together." Applying this quote to parenting plays on the idea of "having it all," or embodying the notion of perfection. But is this realistic, or healthy even? We asked our resident parenting and family expert Liz Berholz to weigh in. Founder of Liz B. Parenting, a parenting consulting practice, Liz Berholz is an educator, speaker and Adler Institute-trained Life and Professional Coach. Liz works with parents of toddlers, tweens and...

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On fatherhood: Maker dads

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"Being a parent necessitates an opening of one's heart."

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Parenting pointers: Giving back, the gift that keeps on giving

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How to teach your kids to think deeply about the world.

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Parenting pointers: How to raise strong daughters

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We asked Liz Berholz, our resident parenting expert, on how to instill confidence and courage in our daughters.

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