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October RichmondMom with a Mission: Patience Salgado

"Shall we make a new rule of life...always try to be a little kinder than necessary?"  ---J. M. Barrie in The Little White BirdMeet this month’s RichmondMom with a Mission: Patience Salgado, a.k.a. Kindness Girl!RichmondMom...

Who is Edwin The Duck?

Rmom: It's pretty rare that you get to have an interview with a duck.  Today I interview not just any duck but Edwin the Duck, an app-enhanced smart companion who is helpful to parents...

Displaying Photos at Home: The Dining Room

Guest blogger: Allison PatelEveryone has their favorite vacation spot. Whether it’s OBX or Smith Mountain Lake, Atlantic City, Key West, or Myrtle Beach, you know that certain place that makes your soul happy every...

Depression in Teens: What Parents Should Know

PRISCILLA WRIGHT,M.Ed,LPC,NCCThe teenaged years are marred with questions like: Who can I be? Who am I?  Do I fit in? The quest for answers may result in parental conflict as the teen moves toward ...

Moving On: Transitioning from Elementary to Middle School

By Priscilla Wright, M.Ed, LPC,NCCMoving on to middle school can be an exciting time.  Some children embrace this change while others find it difficult. Here are a few things that parents can do to...

Serve it Hot: Warm (& Fast) Breakfasts to get the School Day Started

Breakfast might be the most important meal of the day and is important part of a healthy diet.With school starting so early, it can be hard to get a healthy breakfast in the kids...

Back to School Survival Guide for Parents

By Steve Green, Executive Director Sylvan Learning of RichmondWhile the idea of waking up at the crack of dawn to prepare lunches, fighting over appropriate school attire and regulating the amount of television watched might...

Separate but Together: Parenting After Divorce

By Priscilla Wright, M.Ed, LPC,NCCMaking the decision to separate may be difficult for most people. When the decision is made, the parties involved may agree that this decision is best for the entire family. ...

RVA Parents of Preemies: a new support group for Richmond mamas

Hey Mamas there’s a new support group in town!RVA Parents of Preemies (RVAPOP) is a Richmond-based group that provides community, advice, support, and friendship to the parents and family members of infants born prematurely.RVAPOPs...

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