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Q: Who do you think sets the best example for our daughters?

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A sports heroine (like US Women's Soccer player Mia Hamm).

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A science pioneer (like Eileen Collins, first woman space shuttle commander).

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An independent first lady (Hillary Clinton).

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A political dynamo (Elizabeth Dole).

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A girl's mom.

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Teaching family values to our kids isn’t as easy as having them memorize a set of ideal characteristics. Children need to observe our actions and participate in ongoing discussions about what we stand for and why.

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The Chatterbox Zen Time! 6 Calming Activities for Kids

Try these quick and fun meditation and mindfulness activities to help your kids finally "chillax!"

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8 Epic Emoji-Themed Crafts, Activities & Recipes
Check out the best emoji crafts, activities, and recipes! They're perfect for an emoji-themed birthday party or anytime you need DIY (and screen-free!) summer activities for kids, tweens, and teens.

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10 Free Summer Learning Worksheets
Print these free printables for preschoolers and kindergarteners to help your child's mind stay sharp until September!

Ready for Kindergarten?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

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