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10 ways to spread positivity in 2019

In a time when negativity surrounds us, it’s important to spread positivity and be the light for others who are struggling. These are some simple ways to do so ...

The ABCs of Gens X, Y and Z

“The young man pities his elders, fearing the day he, too, will join their ranks. The elderly man pities the younger generation, well-knowing the trials and tri...

6 truths for when life feels messy

Sometimes life is messy. It is not the life that is so often portrayed on social media, but rather it is imperfect and raw. And it can be so easy for us to t...

Be present

Don’t miss out because you’re staring at a screen. My best friend put her hand in front of my phone’s screen. “Hang up and hang out,” she teased. I laugh...

Digital parenting

Common Sense Media guides new parents through the ever-evolving world of social media.   When Joy Mikles realized that her 8-year-old son was playing an onli...