Monthly Archives: December 2016

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Why Santa’s ‘Naughty-or-Nice’ list isn’t Nice, and What to Tell Your Kids Instead

In the final—and hectic—days before Christmas, it’s tempting to invoke Santa’s naughty-or-nice list to keep excitable kids in line. Unfortunately, as guest contributor Dr. Vanessa Lapointe explains, that list makes zero sense when you consider the developmental needs of children. Imagine what it would be like to go to work every day knowing that some…