Grateful Kids = Happy Kids

By : on : July 1, 2017 comments : (Comments Off on Grateful Kids = Happy Kids)

According to research by our colleagues at the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley, “People who practice gratitude feel considerably happier (25%) than those in a control group; they are more joyful, enthusiastic, interested, and determined.” Do you want to see your kids instantly 25% happier? Of course you do, we all do! In […]

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Crushing the “Want Want Want” Mood this Holiday

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IF YOUR KID GETS THE GIMMIES AROUND CHRISTMAS, READ THIS. Whether your family tradition involves jolly St. Nicholas or not, it’s not uncommon for extended family members to ask for a kids’ Christmas list, implying and directly pointing kids towards some expectation of receiving stuff from others. In North America, the action of parents taking […]

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