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16035
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This article discusses a framework for thinking about relationships between healthy childhood and the urban environment in such a way that the intimate scale of settings of children's daily lives are seen as a design opportunity within the broader context of city planning policy.
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Carolina Planning (NoCar HT 393 N8 C29x), Vol. 35 Issue , Summer 2010, p43-53, bibl, f
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24958
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Jeremy Markovich talks about the new changes coming in his life with the soon arrival of his son. While he is unsure what to expect, he knows that he will do everything he can to make sure his son is a welcome part of the family.
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35223
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This quintet of tales featured the positive and enduring influence of grandparents on their grandchildren or the enduring memory of lessons learned during days long since gone by. As the authors illustrate, there is credence in Freud’s belief that childhood experiences provide a formidable foundation for the development of adult character.
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35228
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A picture says a thousand words, Hinson alluded from her remembrance of a significant photo taken during her early childhood. As Harris proved, though, sometimes events, especially when offering a hint of the unexplainable, may not need photos as a memory aid.
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35589
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Between a group of 4th graders and her, the author collected various types of children’s games, categorized as physical games, guessing games, and hopping games.
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35214
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Tales relayed by Charles Canady’s father proved to be entertaining and enlightening: he passes the stories’ baton to his three children and applies the lesson to any encounter with felines.
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36571
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A substance abuse counselor had a dream about creating a house offering a place for recovering from substance abuse. The dream made a reality in 1995 serves recovering women who are either pregnant or caring for a child under the age of five. Also offering a place to successfully transition into society, it fulfills this mission through teaching skills in recovery, parenting, and independent living. Helping also with their transition are individual and group counseling, self-care groups, case management, and crisis intervention.
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36211
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The appeal of a playhouse can be heightened by adding aspects of the outdoors. Aspects the author recommended were adding vines as a covering and window boxes for holding plants. Included were the seven steps involved in creating them for her grandchildren.
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36280
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Competing with online shopping’s conveniences and Amazon’s allure was the addition of playgrounds in malls. The benefits discussed: a better shopping experience for adults; a place for children to play, learn, and expend energy while parents shop.