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Expert’s tip on how to answer your child when they ask ‘Is the Easter Bunny real?’

[ad_1] This article first appeared in The Conversation You’re leaving for your family Easter lunch, trying to make sure all children are wearing shoes and socks. Then you’re hit with the dreaded question, “Dad, is the Easter bunny real?”. For many families, Easter traditions bring a special kind of magic for both children and adults. …

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The No. 1 emotional intelligence skill parents should be teaching kids: Neuroscientist and parenting expert

[ad_1] One of our children’s deepest needs is to feel heard, and by listening carefully and expressing empathy, parents can help fill this need. More importantly, research has found that if someone feels empathy, even if it’s just from watching a touching video, it can make them feel more connected to — and generous toward …

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