Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, resulting in numbness and tingling in the fingers, and sometimes wrist pain, is a fairly common diagnosis during pregnancy. Discover easy relief strategies.
A mom and preschool teacher sets the record straight on 20 common misconceptions about early child education. Parents need the truth, not misinformation, to make good decisions for their kids.
Spanking, time-outs, and digital grounding are all commons ways that parents discipline their children, but are they effective? What do the experts say and what alternatives do they propose?
The mother of a child with autism cringes as she recalls the insenstive comments that magnified her grief. She shares them so people will understand how hurtful they are and stop saying them.
If you are a parent travelling solo with a baby or small children, learn from my mistakes and make your trip go smoothly. I’ve run of nappies/diapers while stranded overnight so you don’t have to, I’ve left the toddler’s favourite blanket in a suitcase that went astray so you don’t have to…
Divorce creates a lot of stress for your kids, especially when they are forced to adjust to living at two homes with different sets of expectations.
“You're amazing” is what today's parents love to say to their kids. But are superlatives like this meaningful or harmful? Find out ways to make praise really count so it motivates and challenges.
Are you exhausted by the thought of getting your baby to sleep in their own bed? Wondering how to transition from bassinet to crib? Here are the first steps to getting your baby to sleep tonight.
If we want kids to experience art as a creative expression, a relaxing pastime, and a way to feel empowered, we're teaching it all wrong. Open-ended art activities (painting, drawing, and sculpting) have been replaced by teacher-directed craft projects, much to the detriment of young children.
Do you want to be a foster parent? Are you sure you are ready? Take a look at things you need to know before becoming a foster parent.
While the subject is taboo, I've long been intrigued by a mother's jealousy towards her daughter. While it may be caused by menopause and insecurity, it can also be rooted in narcissism.
Do you have a late period, but a negative pregnancy test result? What causes a false negative test? Here are the most common reasons for a negative test but no period explained.
A brilliant, creative foray into sci-fi and the great "what if" questions adults have forgotten to ask. For anyone who's forgotten how to love or be happy or the importance of living in harmony.
Our country is foolishly moving toward preschools that are academically focused, going against what experts recommend. Find out why play should be the essence of early childhood education.
This article investigates three ways to find peace in the parent's world of chaos, whether you are a homeschooling parent or have children in public school. The three tools described are backed by scientific evidence found through investigative journals and medical findings.