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Coronacoaster Continues—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, Is it just me or does it seem everyone is on edge? To say there’s a lot on my mind is an...

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Local group combats racism and hatred in the Pasadena community. *A military family moves into...

What to do if your Candidate Loses

November 3 is Election Day. But it will likely be some time after Election Day before a winner is declared in the...

Developing Life Skills at Home

Help kids' confidence and ability to take care of themselves by learning life skills at home. By Laura Boycourt

Best Lawyers 2021 Nomination

It's something you never really want to think about, until you need one. However, having a great lawyer to turn to when...

Best Financial Planners 2021 Nomination

Managing money for the future can be a challenge. With so many ways to invest and save, it can be more than...

Preparing for a Move—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, How much advance notice should an eight-year-old and a five-year-old get before a move? It’s not far away, but I suspect the...

Teen Wants to be Vegetarian—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, My thirteen-year-old daughter has announced she’s a vegetarian. That would be fine with me, except she is adding the careful reading of...

Skin Color Awareness

Dear Dr. Debbie, Our four-year-old is starting to talk about skin color differences. We have varying shades in our...

New Driver 101

I’ve got a car, now what? Today’s teens are far less keen on getting their driver’s licenses than...

Choose Words Of Patience And Strength

Dear Dr. Debbie, “It’s too much to deal with” is my four-year-old’s new expression. When the seven-year-old encounters connectivity glitches during online schooling she says,...

Unschooling is an Option for Home Schooling

Dear Dr. Debbie,I have a 5-year-old and a 3-year-old. We started homeschooling for Kindergarten and Preschool last week and I feel utterly...

What Children Need Going Forward—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, I realize there are no perfect solutions for this school year even with the welcome flexibility...

(Sometimes) Unhappy Children—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie,Is there a secret to happiness? Sometimes one or more of my children, ages 8, 10, and 13, will quickly recover from...

Chalk it Up with Chalk Paint

Use Chalk Paint to upgrade your new workspace. It’s time to take back my kitchen table. As the new school semester (year, decade, eon?) of...

Cheating Students—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, My daughter is about to start fifth grade. We were talking about how things will be different from being in the classroom, but...

Holding Onto Friendships—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, We moved over the summer and due to COVID-19 my school-aged children are finding it tough to make new friends. How much should I...

Chances at Play—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie,My Facebook feed has parents (and non-parents) arguing the merits of students and teachers being in classrooms together. My...

One More Month, Then What?—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, This corona coaster is making my head spin. We’ve heard that Anne Arundel County Public Schools will be online, which is...

Exercise and Children with ADHD

When the pandemic hit last spring I was fostering a first grader who had come into my care on ADHD medication. Like many parents,...
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Stress Management in 2020 – For Kids and Families

Part 1   By: Dr. Sharon Richter, Annapolis Pediatrics’ Behavioral Health Department Parents are role models for their children when it comes to teaching life skills, including...

It’s a “Delmarvalous Fall” at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina

Just in time for the fall season, Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina is providing local residents with the “Delmarvalous Fall”...

Maintaining — and Retaining — Your Retainer

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The Importance of Early Orthodontic Treatment

The American Association for Orthodontists recommends that every child have an orthodontic evaluation by the age of 7. Early detection and...

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