Parents Learn

Written by Travis Harouff

Parents Learn In today’s society it seems as ifrepparttar idea of parenting has gone outrepparttar 101818 window. AS a result of this depression rates have increased and there has been a greater rate of drug addiction, troubles withrepparttar 101819 law also have sky rocketed in those age thirteen to eight teen. We need to make sure parents are parents and prevent there kids from falling into a neglected void. To do this,repparttar 101820 government needs to create classes to teach parentsrepparttar 101821 traits that they need to be effective parents. As of now there are classes like this, however you have to sign up and pay for it yourself. These classes would be mandatory and paid for byrepparttar 101822 Government. Anyone that is going to have a baby forrepparttar 101823 first time should take these classes. New parents will be able to learnrepparttar 101824 skills they need to know to be effective parents. Whether it means teaching there kid not to do drugs or teaching parents how to show that they care, these classes would help parents do their job. These classes can show parents to support there kids and create a family atmosphere. Studies show that in a family that sits down to dinner and talks there is a thirty percent lower crime rate. One thing that parents would learn is good communication skills. They will learn how to talk to their children. Communication is important if you are a parent. A parent needs to pass ideas and skills to their children. These ideas could be how to tie shoo laces or just lettingrepparttar 101825 kid know he or she is loved. This is what we need to get across torepparttar 101826 parents. They must learn to listen and talk to there children to be better parents. Parents have to learn that children need to be loved. Taking interest in what they do will convey concern and love. When a child feels that there is love inrepparttar 101827 house he or she will takerepparttar 101828 problem there rather than trying to take care of it through drugs. In society morals have gone down throughrepparttar 101829 years. The crime rates are up in every category and drug use is at a high. Teaching morals to parents is another thing that would be taught. These would be simple right from wrong morals. People with a strong moral background can access a compromising situation and make a more appropriate decision according to studies done. Being able to make a good decision in today’s society is getting hard. There is pressure on a lot of subjects that cause problems for kids. Having sex and doing drugs is one of them. One thing that that parents would be taught isrepparttar 101830 skill to teach kids how to have safe sex. Not only from STD’s but whenrepparttar 101831 time is right for a person to start having sex. Parents would also learn how to teach children about drug use. Why it is bad and whether or not kids should try it. Parents teaching strong morals would help kids make good moral decisions between right and wrong. A very important skill that would be obtained by attended a parenting class would be how to have a positive household. When a child gets older he or she will want to do what they want. This could create a negative atmosphere very easily, forrepparttar 101832 fact that arguing takes place. When arguing takes place it usually leads to a fight. Parents could learn how to avoid this whole situation and come to a positive solution without allrepparttar 101833 yelling and screaming. This is good forrepparttar 101834 child because being yelled at can create a lot of emotional stress. But atrepparttar 101835 same time if a parent knows how to accessrepparttar 101836 situation then they can getrepparttar 101837 child to do what they think is best while showing care forrepparttar 101838 child,

Holiday Fun for Singles

Written by Rinatta Paries

Are you dreadingrepparttar holidays because you are single? For those who are alone, this can be a difficult season -- especially if you know what it is like to be in a relationship during this time of year. This can, however, be your best time ofrepparttar 101817 year if you follow this plan:

1. Participate in Lots of Holiday Gatherings

Who knows? You may meet Mr. or Ms. Right at that next party. Or you may meet someone who knows someone who is right for you. And you will most certainly have fun, which makes for a good holiday season.

So how do you find these gatherings? Ask your friends, family, neighbors and co-workers about upcoming holiday events. Then see if you can join in onrepparttar 101818 fun!

2. Volunteer

Many people volunteer duringrepparttar 101819 holidays, especially very good-hearted, loving people --repparttar 101820 kind of people with whom you want to be in a relationship! This is why volunteering is a great way to meet others while also making yourself feel good for contributing.

How do you find these opportunities for holiday volunteering? Look in your local paper and in your phone book for charitable organizations. Or contact your local United Way for charitable organizations in your area.

3. Worship

Religion and spirituality can be uplifting and satisfying for your soul. Thus,repparttar 101821 holidays arerepparttar 101822 perfect time to rejoin or revisit your place of worship. Plus, you'll find that lots of other people are makingrepparttar 101823 same choice this season!

If you have trouble meeting your fellow worshipers, take on a volunteer role. Become a greeter, volunteer on a holiday committee, or take on some other role that fits your personality and interests. Being in a role with a job to do makes it easier to strike up conversation with people -- and possibly find romance!

4. Participate at Work

Are there holiday events going on at your work? If so, participate! If not, lead a group of people in organizing some activities.

Create opportunities to socialize with as many of your co-workers as possible, then ask each of them to bring friends torepparttar 101824 events.

5. Send Out a Holiday Letter

Mail a letter about your life to your friends and family, and maybe even to work clients. Tell them about significant events and milestones in your year -- and tell them you are single and looking! Describe your ideal mate and include your picture. Who knows whatrepparttar 101825 postman will bring back?

6. Step Out ofrepparttar 101826 Ordinary

Participate in activities that you either normally avoid or don't have time to do. And take time to research brand-new activities in which you can partake. Step out of your norm and you are likely to meet new and interesting people.

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