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Need a parenting refresher? Check out these tips from Marbles

Posted July 13, 2020 8:05 p.m. EDT
Updated July 14, 2020 10:39 a.m. EDT

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It's been a tough many months for everybody, including parents who have not only had to lead virtual learning for their kids, but find ways to keep them entertained with camps and other summer activities closed.

Marbles Kids Museum, which is open for in-person camps this summer and also offering at-home summer activities for kids, has been lining up regular tips for parents on its Facebook page as part of a Playful Parenting series.

So, for those of us who could use a refresher during these challenging times, here are a few helpful tips from Marbles. Each post includes a link with more information.

The importance of talk

Talk — and listen

Don't forget self care

Make time for play

Focus on self-control

Know when to say no

Talk money

Read that same book — again

Embrace boredom