Archive for category: Character Blog
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12
2017

Raising Confident Kids with Martial Arts

Raising Confident Kids with Martial Arts at Total Ryu It takes confidence to be a kid in today’s world. Whether going to a new school or stepping up to bat for the first time, kids face a lot of uncharted territory.  Martial arts at Total can help a kid gain the confidence needed to be awesome. Natu...

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10
2017

Is it Rude, Is it Mean or is it Bullying?

Because so many people are so very sensitive to this subject, I feel that many and great many, including parents and teachers have swung the bullying pendulum way to far to the wrong side.  There are many times in fact most times that a child says they are being bullied that they are not.  In fact e...

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08
2017

Bully-Proof Your Child with These 3 Skills

Bullying is a trigger phrase for many parents and kids these days.  Now while I agree that bullying should never happen, it does and it always will.  Why because of parents or the lack of parenting.  This article gives some good advice but the best advice is found at the end, “Teach your child...

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08
2017

Why Some Kids Try Harder and Some Kids Give Up, Martial arts can help

With literally thousands of students seen in over 30 years of martial arts experience I have to say that this article is spot on.  She puts quitting and achieving in an easy to understand language.  We all want our kids to achieve and move forward in life but there are some kids who will have a hard...

10
08
2017

5 Ways To Help Our Daughters Develop a Positive Body Image

Another great article to help our young ladies get ahead of the game and overcome social pressures.  The advice is awesome and along with great parenting will help get the job done. 5 Ways To Help Our Daughters Develop a Positive Body Image Parents should focus on holistic praise and building self-e...