Overview of New Book, Playing with Baby

Title: Playing with Baby: Researched-Based Play to Bond with Your Baby from Birth to Year One Published by: Familius Release Date: July 6, 2021 Pages: 264 ISBN13: 978-1641704663 Buy the Book: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Bookshop, FamiliusOVERVIEW A baby hears her mother’s voice in utero, claps her hands a few months later, plays peekaboo over and over and…

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  Subscribe           New Book from One of Our Contributors at Upjourney Playing with Baby: Researched-Based Play to Bond with Your Baby from Birth to Year One – by Laurie Hollman A baby hears her mother’s voice in utero, claps her hands a few months later, plays peekaboo over and over…

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Kids Adjusting to School with Mandated Masks

It appears that middle and high school kids are adjusting well to resuming school wearing masks in classrooms and hallways all day. The kids feel safe and are glad to be back in their classrooms once again. The Reason for Mandates for Masks in Public Schools Mandates for masking in public schools solve all confusion.…

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Back to School: Transitioning out of Pandemic Life

What does Transitioning Mean? The key word in my title is “Transitioning” because there are still lots of questions in many geographic areas about resuming or continuing mask wearing with the new variant especially in states where political leaders are averse to vaccinations, distorting their use as if freedom to choose is being jeopardized. How…

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How Your Child Chooses a Hobby

Hobby Finding is Easy! As a parent you don’t have to help your child find a hobby! Your child will do that all by herself. Just watch her play! It’s so much fun to watch your child play and discover her interests. The best advice for parents is not to interfere!   As a baby…

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B-Heard in New York City: Police Mental Health Collaboration

B-Heard in NYC was initiated by Mayor DeBlasio in November 2021 as part of the Thrive NYC Initiative for Police Mental Health Collaboration Programs. Progress By February 2021 hiring practices were considered difficult because of the training needed but it seems the funding was there to support it and it has popular support. Other states…

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Consent in Sexual Situations for Teens

Teen Decisions Under Stress We know the teenage brain does not finish maturing until the mid-twenties. Psycho-social, psychological, and neuroscience tell us that teens make cognitive rational decisions in what are called “cool situations.” These are situations when they have time to consider information, choices, are a non-stressful situation without pressure, and can seek adult…

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Playing with Baby Audio Intro

Hi Folks. Listen to an Audio Intro to Playing with Baby–Just copy and paste this link on to your browser: https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Baby-Research-Based-Play-Birth/dp/B097NDTDM2/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2KSLGNRQ6C9SF&keywords=playing+with+baby+laurie+hollman&qid=1624993845&sprefix=Playing+with+Baby%2Caps%2C184&sr=8-1

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