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Jacqueline Baez-Leonard: Easter Sunday: Did my child really drink wine at Mass?

“So, I stand here, mouth agape, partly in horror, and receive the sacrament.”


Scott Reinhardt: One father’s tale of overcoming infertility

Infertility affects 1 in 8 couples of childbearing age. Most suffer in silence. My wife and I, for instance, are one.


Sandy Lane: Yikes! My three sons have April birthday milestones this year

This month we have Grant’s golden 14th birthday, Ben’s 18th birthday and Zach’s big 21.


Jen Schneider: Childhood joys could alleviate adult doldrums

Remembering childhood passions can give spark to adults.


David Codr: Help! My dog bites. How do you get rid of the problem?

Our miniature Golden Doodle that has begun to bite. How do we stop her?


Jessica Brashear: Be your child’s advocate for better health care

Dear Doctor, our appointment left me disappointed in your professionalism and bed-side manner.


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In 2012, the average two-parent family spent between $12,600 and $14,700 on raising their child, according to the USDA’s Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

For single parents who earn nearly $12,000 a year less than couples, the average expense per child fell between $8,660 and $9,660.

If you’re a single parent trying to cover this with $12,000 a year less in your pocket, your budgeting strategy needs to be smart enough to make up the difference.

Here are a few tips to help you budget…

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Yes, but mostly no. Allow me to explain.

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While both parents are important to their children, fathers have an impact on not only the way their daughters view men, but also the way that they view the world.

As a father, it’s important that you take an active role in your daughter’s life and provide her with the affection and affirmations she needs to grow into a confident, secure adult.

These 10 tips can help you build up your daughter’s self-esteem while strengthening your relationship.

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He models responsibility, strength, love, and a love of fun.

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Parents are busy. Kids are impatient. “No” is quick and easy. And sometimes wrong.

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I love being outdoors, but I didn’t treat my allergies and asthma until later in life. Read why.

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