OVParenthttp://www.ovparent.com/page/category.detail/nav/5029/Natural Parent, Natural Childen-usSun, 25 Feb 2018 00:35:54 EDTSun, 25 Feb 2018 00:35:54 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssKindness Mattershttp://www.ovparent.com/page/content.detail/id/528474.htmlVoices escalate in the playroom. The happy hum turns ugly. You call from the kitchen, "OK, kids: Be kind." The battle is underway before you reach the playroom. "I thought I told you to be kind!" you say.Thu, 30 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTPut the Squeeze on Summerhttp://www.ovparent.com/page/content.detail/id/528449.htmlWell, thank you Mother Nature.Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDTParents' Secret Knowledge: Language of Flowers Editionhttp://www.ovparent.com/page/content.detail/id/528437.htmlWith winter in the rear view mirror, you open the doors to sweep the kids and dust bunnies outside. The kids do not feel the call of spring the way you do.Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTThe Comfort Zonehttp://www.ovparent.com/page/content.detail/id/528422.htmlWho comes up with these buzz words, such as "outside the box," "walk it back" and "baked in the cake"? These empty phrases creep in and out of our vocabularies. Try this one on for size: "out of my comfort zone.Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTPuzzling Timeshttp://www.ovparent.com/page/content.detail/id/528409.htmlWhat to do? What to do? It's a puzzle. Bad weather has everybody inside. Confined kids turn into little pit vipers. When winter doldrums set in, everything is so boring. At least that's what the kids claim. But wait...Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDT