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De-Scatter De-Clutter – Good Parenting

By Deborah Wood, Ph.D. Dear Dr. Debbie, Is it possible to change my children’s habits of just leaving toys, clothes, and other things scattered around where...

Continued Vaccination Avoidance – Good Parenting

By Deborah Wood, Ph.D. Dear Dr. Debbie, I was appalled to find out that a responsible young adult who, prior to the pandemic, often babysat for...

Firstborn Pressures – Good Parenting

By Deborah Wood, Ph.D. Dear Dr. Debbie, I’m not a firstborn child but have seen how my older sister, and first-borns in other families that I...

Discipline Requires Teamwork – Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, I have three little ones and my biggest stressor right now is disagreeing with my husband on how to discipline them. I...

Speaking Two Languages – Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, I am the mother of two wonderful girls, a toddler and an almost three-year-old. I switch back and forth between speaking English...

Meet Maryland Kid Cameron, Advocate, Award-Winning Author, Outstanding Big Bro, and Future Archeologist!

Meet Cameron! Last Fall, at the age of 7, he wrote a story for the AACPS “Young Authors Contest” and won 1st place earning...

Letting Go of Old Toys – Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, I need suggestions for helping my children let go of stuff, especially toys. My daughter, particularly, has the memory of an elephant...

Fear of Bugs – Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, My soon to be eight-year-old has developed a phobia of insects over the past year. This is the time of year we’d...

Twisted Sisters Interiors

By Katie Riley Shannon Haddaway has always had an eye for the unusual. A worn antique chair or reclaimed door frame? Haddaway can transform them...

Explaining Juneteenth—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, My children, ages 5 and 7, were excited to attend the parade and festival in Annapolis to celebrate Juneteenth but they had...

Computer Melt Downs

Dear Dr. Debbie, I am so exhausted from supporting my six-year-old through this school year. She’s a high energy child and just doesn’t have the...

Develop a Workout Routine Using Youtube

Let’s not sugar coat it, getting fit is a challenge, especially if you are not one of those people who can wake up at...

12 Items to Make Your Backyard Full of Summer Fun!

Sometimes we overlook the backyard when in reality it is like an additional outside room to the house we don't always utilize. This Summer...

Oops-a-Daisy—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, It’s been great to resume visits with grandparents, since all the adults in the family are now vaccinated. We meet up at...

Love Wins— LGBTQ Awareness and Resources

By Jillian Amodio June is LGBTQ Pride month. Why June? Pride month is held annually every June to commemorate what many consider to be a...

Troubles at Toddler Bedtime—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, We have an eighteen-month-old who cajoled his way to staying up w-a-a-y past his bedtime when Daddy was on duty and I...

Four-year-old Expectations—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, My family, including our youngest, age four, has been invited to a couple of outdoor events in the next few weeks. He’s...

Meet Maryland Kid Riley, Dedicated Swimmer, Beyhive Member, Inspirational Big Sis, and Future President!

Meet Riley-Simone. This dedicated 11 year old from Clinton, Maryland, is a 5th grade student at Maya Angelou French Immersion School and a competitive...

“Normal” Teen-Age Behavior Has Risks—Good Parenting

Dear Dr. Debbie, I am so relieved that children ages twelve and up can get vaccinated against the coronavirus. Our three children all fall into...

This Month’s Reading List

May Reads, by Jillian Amodio (Links below go to Amazon but don't forget to use your local library branch to find them there too! https://www.aacpl.net/) The...
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