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Here are 10 traits that make a sports parent an asset to their child’s experience rather than a detriment. more

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Andrea Stetson

Teens find a variety of opportunities in Southwest Florida theater programs, from free instruction to Broadway connections. more

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When to start and where to turn for help. more

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When you’re a parent, danger lurks around every corner — even the corners themselves are a threat. Safe Kids Southwest Florida makes it their mission to help parents prevent childhood injuries and death. more

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Jennifer Brinkman

We’ve created a full itinerary to inspire your super awesome summer staycation more

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Nicole Raucheisen

Teenage scientist in Naples starts a nonprofit to get female students involved in STEM. more

Education

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Amanda Inscore

Bess Charles, of Cape Coral, serves up success and tasty life lessons with Lady Cakes Bakery. more

Parenting

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Naples teen, among best archers in Florida, takes aim at his father’s No. 2 spot in state. more

Features

Three Southwest Florida dads talk about how they purposely model the behavior they want to see in their children. more

Parenting

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Luke Franke

Studying chimpanzees helped prepare Sarah Baeckler Davis for her roles leading Humane Society Naples and parenting two active boys. more

Parenting

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How to stay safe from seasonal poison mishaps. more

Parenting

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Special to SWFL Parent & Child

Parenting

We owe it to our kids to be as healthy as we can be. more

Parenting

An interview with a single parent and her journey to own her home. more

Parenting

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Parents have an active part to play in keeping students safe. more

Parenting

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How to teach your kids to ride bicycles safely more

Parenting

In the wake of the Parkland school shooting, it’s become painfully clear that our children, all children, need adults to pay attention and intervene when necessary. more

Parenting

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Sam Kittner

Report highlights the dangers of swimming in open waters. more

Wellness

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Parents have an active part to play in keeping students safe. more

Parenting

Robert Elshot talks about raising four children as a single father. more

Parenting