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How Racism Complicates Black Parenting

How Racism Complicates Black Parenting

By Cynthia Okpokiri Guest Contributor Racism is an all-encompassing factor in Black people’s lives. Experiences of racism can start very early in childhood, so Black parents have to manage their children’s encounters with racism. In the UK, Black children have higher ...

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How To Raise Children On A Budget

How To Raise Children On A Budget

Between school supplies, extra-curricular activities and weekend entertainment, family life can get expensive fast. Fortunately, there are many resources out there offering free or affordable fun, as well as financial support. Here are a few that can help you raise ...

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Trinidad Students To Sit CXC Exams In July

Trinidad Students To Sit CXC Exams In July

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago, May 30, 2020 (CMC) – Trinidad and Tobago students will sit examinations, set by the Barbados-based Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC), in July, Education Minister, Anthony Garcia, confirmed yesterday. He told a virtual news conference ...

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Putting Mother’s Day In Its Rightful Perspective

Putting Mother’s Day In Its Rightful Perspective

By Yvonne Sam Contributing Columnist Mother’s Day, this year, has entered its second century, since its inception, 106 years ago. Yet, most people have yet to find its true meaning. There are many, who hold the belief that Mother’s Day ...

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Why A Little Baby Talk Is Good For Your Toddler

Why A Little Baby Talk Is Good For Your Toddler

By Melanie Soderstrom and Michael C. Frank Guest Contributors Has anyone ever told you: “Don’t baby talk to your baby?” Parents of young infants often tell us that they have heard this advice from friends, family and even health care professionals. As ...

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