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10 Tips for Kid Facebook Safety

  I've noticed a new trend — younger and younger kids are on Facebook and they are trying to Friend me. At times these kids are as young as 8 and they are usually kids of my friends or relatives or friends of Ainsley's. I don't…

Empowering Girls: Neighbor a "Don't Know"

by Tracee Sioux Mom, what were you and Olivia's mom talking about on the phone. What did she say? She said, did your mom tell you abut the neighbor? I said, I don't know. But that's all. You know the new neighbors? Yeah. The man…

Empowering Girls: Sex Offender Next Door

by Tracee SiouxHey Tracee, my neighbor said over the phone. Hey, how's it going? I asked.What's your address? 706 Walnut Grove.That's what I thought. My friend just called me and said she said there is a a sex offender living at 708 Walnut Grove.The…

Kinda Knows

by Tracee Sioux I checked out The Safe Side Stranger Safety video, produced by John Walsh of America's Most Wanted and Julie Clark of Baby Einstein. I recommend this to every parent of young children. Both my kids, one and six, were mesmerized…

National Night Out

by Tracee SiouxOne way to empower yourself and your family is to meet the neighbors. The theory behind National Night Out is that if your neighbors know you, they pay attention to who is coming and going from your house. You're less likely to…