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June 24, 2018
Krista Sivertson (left) observes a plant with her daughter Lena, 2, while Dawn Plath (right) encourages her daughter Addy, 23 months, to check out a stick at Tinkergarten on June 9. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
Nature as teacher: Tinkergarten classes let young children explore and learn
June 24, 2018 - 6:05am
June 17, 2018
Commentary: Are you connecting with your children?
June 17, 2018 - 6:31am
April 27, 2018
Kris Kerzman. Courtesy photo / Britta Trygstad
Here's why you should take time to be a parent today
April 27, 2018 - 10:00am
April 3, 2018
Danielle Teigen
Despite faults, Facebook helps recall my kids' childhood
April 3, 2018 - 7:40am
March 27, 2018
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Do you miss the life you had before kids?
March 27, 2018 - 8:15am
March 18, 2018
Kent Dudley performs on stage with his wife Shantel, center, and Abby Coutlee at Hope Fest in Detroit Lakes in 2017. Submitted photo
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
March 18, 2018 - 8:18am
March 6, 2018
Kris Kerzman
Photo courtesy Britta Trygstad
Commentary: It's bad to be addicted to your smartphone, but worse in front of your kids
March 6, 2018 - 8:35am
February 20, 2018
Luke Hagen
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
February 20, 2018 - 6:12am
February 13, 2018
Graphic by Danielle Teigen / Forum News Service
I'm glad my daughter has an older brother -- here's why
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
February 6, 2018
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
January 8, 2018
Geoff Gaukler, a guidance counselor at Red River High School, says that most students use social media responsibly, but school personnel are alert to problems that could arise with students' misuse of technology. photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Serviceplay button
Experts concerned over kids posting 'digital self-harm' on social media
January 8, 2018 - 7:00am
January 2, 2018
Parenting Perspectives: Here comes Baby No. 2
January 2, 2018 - 8:35am
December 26, 2017
Have kids create "snakes" using squares of fabric, felt or leftover wrapping paper strung along a ribbon. Danielle Teigen / The Forum
Home for the holidays: How to keep kids entertained
December 26, 2017 - 6:53am
December 19, 2017
July 18: Callie is very excited about today's junk mail. She also has caught the purple pox. It's a rare disease caught only by toddlers who are alone in their room with a marker. Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft / Forum News Service
A year in the life of a 4-year-old (and her mom)
December 19, 2017 - 5:28am
December 2, 2017
Illustration by Troy Becker / Forum News Service
A modern diary: 'Finsta' accounts serve as an outlet for self-expression
December 2, 2017 - 11:07am
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