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  • If you need to buy a gift for a preschooler this holiday season, stay away from trendy toys that get quickly discarded (or broken) and choose something that stimulates creativity, independence, and curiosity. A former preschool teacher makes her recommendations based on years of experience.

    7 Best Gifts for Preschoolers This 2018 Holiday Season

    7 Best Gifts for Preschoolers This 2018 Holiday Season

    by McKenna Meyers0

  • As Thanksgiving draws near, it's a great time to get our kids (and us) thinking about ways to be thankful in our daily lives. Below I've shared one way that works for our family to remind each other of all we have to be thankful for every single day!

    Instilling Thankfulness in Children

    Instilling Thankfulness in Children

    by Lisa Auger6

  • Looking for ways to make bath time more fun? Try these homemade bath toys that your kids will love. Includes step-by-step directions with pictures to make foam letters, bath tub fishing game, animal shower caps, and a pirate ship bath toy.

    How to Make Homemade Bath Toys for Kids

    How to Make Homemade Bath Toys for Kids

    by Alissa Roberts31

  • Free resources for parents of deaf and hard-of-hearing children. Free advocacy training, distance education courses, and magazines are available to families of young children diagnosed with hearing loss.

    Free Resources for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children

    Free Resources for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children

    by Leah Lefler7

  • With the right programming, a television can provide entertainment and education for children. However, as we all know, it contains a significant amount of negative images. Learn more about its influence and how to counteract it.

    Television Violence and Children

    Television Violence and Children

    by Ruth Coffee49

  • My children are lucky enough to have family across the world and have been overseas multiple times in their short lives. Here are some tips for traveling internationally with multiple kids.

    Tips for Traveling Internationally With Children

    Tips for Traveling Internationally With Children

    by capecodj0

  • Children's belief in mythical figures like Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, and Tooth Fairy make special occasions magical. But is it truly about them, or is it more about us?

    Why It's Okay My Son Doesn't Believe in Santa

    Why It's Okay My Son Doesn't Believe in Santa

    by April Sutphen0

  • Most people would agree that children should not spend too much time in front of a screen. However, children are drawn to technology and keeping them away from screens can be difficult. If you need some ideas for what your kids can do instead, check out this article.

    11 Things for Kids to Do When They've Had Too Much Screen Time

    11 Things for Kids to Do When They've Had Too Much Screen Time

    by CWanamaker1

  • Why is it that some children enjoy reading more than others? Well, here's your chance to help your child enjoy reading, but it requires your attention and immediate action.

    How to Help Your Child Enjoy Reading

    How to Help Your Child Enjoy Reading

    by JP Carlos4

  • Summer means longer days, warmer weather, and lots of time with the kids. From making ice cream to building forts, to going on nighttime nature walks to learning about ladybugs, it's the season to live life to its fullest and create memories to last far into the future.

    8 Fun Things to Do With Your Kids in Summer

    8 Fun Things to Do With Your Kids in Summer

    by McKenna Meyers0

  • Helping your child in her quest to become a vegetarian will ultimately be much easier than trying to change her mind. Follow these simple tips for peace in the family, especially at the dinner table.

    Parenting Vegetarian Kids

    Parenting Vegetarian Kids

    by Brainy Bunny20

  • Although the emphasis in many parenting books is on how to control your child, learning how to understand them can be more useful in the long run. The books reviewed here all help in developing that understanding.

    3 Great Parenting Books For Understanding Your Child

    3 Great Parenting Books For Understanding Your Child

    by Yvonne Spence14

  • Grief is one of the least understood facets of life. Understanding bereavement begins with Kubler Ross' five stages of death and support from friends and community groups. Links included for more help.

    Death of a Daughter: Five Ways to Manage Grief

    Death of a Daughter: Five Ways to Manage Grief

    by Michael Wnek8

  • Road injuries are the leading cause of unintentional death for children in the United States. Correctly using a car seat can reduce the risk of a fatality by as much as 70%.

    The Basics of Car Seat Safety

    The Basics of Car Seat Safety

    by Kathleen Odenthal0

  • We have all heard about making slime at home for your children, but why not up your slime game with fluffy slime? Your kid will thank you!

    How to Make Fluffy Slime

    How to Make Fluffy Slime

    by Kate Daily0

  • It took decades to dispel the myth of the perfect TV father; but many men would rather we return to the lie rather than address the continued shortcomings of their gender as parents.

    ... Or Maybe You Were Just A Terrible Father

    ... Or Maybe You Were Just A Terrible Father

    by Carrie Peterson2

  • Having a baby doesn't mean the end of your education goals. Don't let social pressures keep you from achieving. Here's how I survived college with an infant, and how you can too!

    How to Survive College With an Infant

    How to Survive College With an Infant

    by Emily Wykes1

  • Learning how to role model social relationships is helpful to parents. Part of teaching them is role modeling them by Paying attention to our own behavior is important because kids are always watching. Children mimic parents, whether we realize it or not.

    Modern Social Relationship Role Modeling

    Modern Social Relationship Role Modeling

    by Beth Collins1

  • Having a baby can be an extremely overwhelming experience. Sometimes the last thing we want is for visitors to show up unannounced. Here are some helpful ways you can help keep visitors in check after your new sweet baby arrives!

    Hospital/Home Visitors After Baby Is Born

    Hospital/Home Visitors After Baby Is Born

    by J Briceno0

  • The struggle can be so hard when you know your child is going to get picked on for something you gave them, but did I want to surgically alter my child so he might fit in a little better?

    Why I Won't Pin My Son's Ears Back

    Why I Won't Pin My Son's Ears Back

    by TheirBadMommy0

  • Being a parent is hard work. Throw autism into the mix and it becomes exhausting. Here are a few things that parents of ASD children what the world to know.

    4 Issues for Parents of ASD Children

    4 Issues for Parents of ASD Children

    by Diane Mayer Christiansen0

  • Despite it's PG rating, children should not be allowed to watch professional wrestling. Wrestling encourages children to attempt the moves they see on TV, performed by the wrestlers that have years of training and practice.

    Why Children Shouldn't Watch Professional Wrestling

    Why Children Shouldn't Watch Professional Wrestling

    by Cody Piunno0

  • It is no fun to be caught between work and family. The conflicts never end, and we don't know which way is up. Is it possible to resolve this issue and still be together?

    Caught Between Work and Family

    Caught Between Work and Family

    by Denise W Anderson12

  • As many as 1,400 babies die each year from this devastating form of child abuse. In this article, I would like to help more parents and caregivers to be aware of this possibility and its symptoms.

    The Facts About Shaken Baby Syndrome

    The Facts About Shaken Baby Syndrome

    by Victoria Van Ness0

  • Do your kids have problems fitting in or joining their social groups? Are your children shy and distant from other children? These steps will guide you toward real results with turning your children social.

    How to Help Your Children Socialize Better

    How to Help Your Children Socialize Better

    by Rita Gehman0

  • Considerable debate surrounds whether or not parents should give kids chores. Learn how assigning chores is foundational for a strong work ethic, good character, and success!

    9 Reasons Why Kids Need Chores

    9 Reasons Why Kids Need Chores

    by Vivian Coblentz1

  • They say raising children is expensive, and of course, they are right in the sense that big expenses are going to come your way for two decades at least. However, children are also brilliant teachers who might just unlock your potential.

    What Having a Family Taught Me About Finance

    What Having a Family Taught Me About Finance

    by Sarah0

  • This article will help you make some quick and easy homemade playdough using healthy ingredients for your kids. I don't keep processed foods in the house and wouldn't want my child eating conventional playdough, so this was our compromise. You don't have to worry about this healthy version.

    Quick and Easy Homemade Playdough Using Healthy Ingredients

    Quick and Easy Homemade Playdough Using Healthy Ingredients

    by Victoria Van Ness5

  • Sometimes it's difficult for parents to randomly jump into their child's homework and try to figure out what the teacher is working on at the moment, but there are so many others ways to help give your child an academic boost outside of homework help with little to no effort.

    Turning Everyday Activities Into Educational Lessons for Your Kids

    Turning Everyday Activities Into Educational Lessons for Your Kids

    by Victoria Van Ness1

  • A meltdown is not to be confused with a tantrum. This article discusses the differences between a meltdown and a tantrum. It will share tips on how to manage meltdowns of children with autism.

    Tips for Managing Autism Meltdowns

    Tips for Managing Autism Meltdowns

    by Flo1

  • Make creations that glow in the dark by making your own glowing chalk. Mix up a batch of homemade glow chalk using a highlighter, glow paint, or even glow powder. Or grab a box of Crayola Glow Chalk for a glowing project to stir together.

    How to Make Glow-in-the-Dark Chalk

    How to Make Glow-in-the-Dark Chalk

    by Candace Bacon7

  • Learning how to discipline is one of the most important parts of raising your child. Many default to spanking, but there are many other ways to discipline that does not involve physical force.

    How to Discipline Your Child Without Spanking

    How to Discipline Your Child Without Spanking

    by Angela Michelle Schultz41

  • The following list of names are what I personally wouldn't be caught dead giving my little gem in the sun, but everyone has a preference, so choose at your own risk.

    Names to Avoid Giving Your Child

    Names to Avoid Giving Your Child

    by Rosana Clarkson3

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  • Today's generation of children spend more time in front of computer screens than ever before. Although getting our kids to "unplug" can be challenging, there are incredible benefits in making the effort to get them outdoors.

    5 Reasons Why Nature Is Great for Your Kids

    5 Reasons Why Nature Is Great for Your Kids

    by Rae Crawford-Gibson2

  • Getting presents is some kind of wonderful. Registering for them with full-blown baby-brain? Not so much. Read this list for an easy go-to when it comes time to add toys to your baby registry.

    The Best Toys to Put on Your Baby Registry

    The Best Toys to Put on Your Baby Registry

    by Kierstin Gunsberg0

  • Being an introvert comes with its own set of problems, and being and introverted mother is a whole different ball game.

    Introverted Mothers Unite!

    Introverted Mothers Unite!

    by Savannah Tingle2

  • I compare two competing parenting methods, one less common, and one traditional. A look at the long term effects of differing parenting styles.

    Peaceful vs Traditional Parenting

    Peaceful vs Traditional Parenting

    by Sam Wickstrom1

  • This article discusses drug abuse in teens, addiction, drug abuse statistics, rehabs, and other drug abuse facts. The information is based on research and on personal experiences and interviews with teenagers. Written by a retired high school teacher.

    Drug Abuse in Teens

    Drug Abuse in Teens

    by Holle Abee44

  • If you have a baby, you might be inundated with feeding advice. Maybe somebody has already suggested that you should get either "Baby-Led Weaning" or "The Baby-Led Weaning Cookbook" by Gill Rapley and Tracey Murkett. This is a little introduction to the books and my own experience with the approach.

    A Review of Baby-Led Weaning by Gill Rapley & Tracey Murkett

    A Review of Baby-Led Weaning by Gill Rapley & Tracey Murkett

    by Sarah0

  • It is never too early to start showing your child how to be giving and to instill the importance of this in their hearts. Here are some tips on how to teach your kids to be generous.

    How to Teach Your Kids to Be Generous

    How to Teach Your Kids to Be Generous

    by Kate Smith0

  • How many times have you spoken without thinking? I have done it more times than I am proud of. While it was never my intent to hurt anyone's feelings, somehow I did so anyway. Maybe we all need to stop, slow down and think about what we are going to say before we say it.

    What Not to Say to the Parents of a Special Needs Child

    What Not to Say to the Parents of a Special Needs Child

    by Chantelle Porter12

  • Most women in MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) are married, stay-at-home moms, but single moms can still find support and encouragement in the group.

    A Single Mom's Review of MOPS

    A Single Mom's Review of MOPS

    by Missy14

  • Many women are pressured to breastfeed their babies up until they turn one. There are some emotional and practical benefits of breastfeeding past one year that are often overlooked.

    Practical Benefits of Breastfeeding Past One Year

    Practical Benefits of Breastfeeding Past One Year

    by Megan Machucho0

  • From Benjen to Tyrion, George R.R. Martin's popular A Song of Ice and Fire books and Game of Thrones TV show are a treasure trove of strong and unusual baby names for boys.

    "Game of Thrones" Baby Names for Boys

    "Game of Thrones" Baby Names for Boys

    by Kathryn Lamoreux1

  • Every parent dreads the day their child comes home with lice, but these amazing tips and tricks could prevent that from ever happening. Keep your school-aged children safe from lice this school year.

    How to Prevent Lice in Your Home This School Year

    How to Prevent Lice in Your Home This School Year

    by Meagan Ireland0

  • Tips for an educational, active, fun, fall outdoor scavenger hunt for kids. Includes ideas for autumn hunt items, photo hunts, and a display of the items found.

    Get Kids Moving With a Fall Scavenger Hunt

    Get Kids Moving With a Fall Scavenger Hunt

    by FitFamily7

  • More and more research shows the positive effects outdoor play has on young children, and summer is the perfect time to capitalize on that. When kids are outdoor in nature, they build confidence as they use their bodies for new feats, take on more challenges, and explore the world around them.

    50 Fun, Fabulous, and Free Activities to Do With Your Preschooler This Summer

    50 Fun, Fabulous, and Free Activities to Do With Your Preschooler This Summer

    by McKenna Meyers6

  • Full-time stepmoms are becoming more frequent & more normalized within our parenting culture. Here's some advice on what stepmoms can expect in this phase of a step-parenting journey.

    3 Absolute Truths About Being a Full-Time Stepmom

    3 Absolute Truths About Being a Full-Time Stepmom

    by Michelle Zunter2

  • You might be driving yourself nuts trying to achieve the so-called work/family balance for just one fleeting moment. The mere concept of this term is damaging to working moms, SAHM moms, and even men.

    Work/Family/Life Balance Is a Modern Myth

    Work/Family/Life Balance Is a Modern Myth

    by Laura Izett10

  • There has been no proven way to completely prevent eczema, but taking good care of your child's skin and well-being can work wonders. This article covers some ways to treat your child's eczema.

    Eczema in Babies and Toddlers

    Eczema in Babies and Toddlers

    by Victoria Van Ness5

  • Parents want to build a child's self-esteem but unwittingly do so much to sabotage it. By validating their feelings, celebrating their uniqueness, having reasonable expectations, and letting kids be kids, moms and dads can offer an environment where confidence is promoted and youngsters thrive.

    5 Easy Ways to Bolster Your Child's Self-Esteem and Raise a Confident Kid

    5 Easy Ways to Bolster Your Child's Self-Esteem and Raise a Confident Kid

    by McKenna Meyers2

  • Learning about fingerprints and taking them is a fun experiment that also gives instant results. This project appeals to a wide variety of ages.

    Fingerprint Science Project for Kids

    Fingerprint Science Project for Kids

    by Lela Davidson41

  • Find out about 10 fun and unplugged activities you can do with your children. These are inexpensive and educational adventures that will bring your family closer together.

    Ten Fun Activities to Enjoy With Your Kids

    Ten Fun Activities to Enjoy With Your Kids

    by Sarah Johnson55

  • These tips help parents raise an extroverted child by applying current scientific models of personality and well-being. Help your child express themselves in our dimensional world by applying these self-management techniques.

    Tips for Managing Your Extroverted Child

    Tips for Managing Your Extroverted Child

    by Beth Collins1

  • It's been a long haul and now you're getting ready to bring your preemie home. Here's what you'll want to have, along with some advice from experienced NICU moms.

    Bringing Home a Premature Baby

    Bringing Home a Premature Baby

    by Kate Stroud0

  • According to a good number of studies, parental divorce has been found to affect individuals throughout their lives regardless of their ages.

    The Impact of Divorce on Young Adults

    The Impact of Divorce on Young Adults

    by Patrick4

  • A special needs trust may be an essential financial vehicle to help provide care for your special needs child. Here are five reasons that you should look into this more.

    A Guide to Special Needs Trusts

    A Guide to Special Needs Trusts

    by Chris Andrews0

  • Motherhood can be highly stressful. Finding ways to manage your stress is essential to your own health as well as your families well-being.

    Motherhood and Stress Relief

    Motherhood and Stress Relief

    by LQWILLIams3

  • Here you will find some ideas to introduce creative play to your child at home. Creativity is all about your child learning and discovering, using their imagination to explore and create.

    Creative Play Ideas for Young Children

    Creative Play Ideas for Young Children

    by jacqui201110

  • If you're an exhausted parent looking for some tips to soothe your fussy baby then look no further than the 5 S Method.

    The 5 S Method to Soothe Newborns

    The 5 S Method to Soothe Newborns

    by Lindsey Weaver0

  • Family dinner time is an important part of raising successful children. Here's how to make your family dinners peaceful and pleasant with good table manners.

    The Family Dinner: Table Manners for Children

    The Family Dinner: Table Manners for Children

    by Katharine L Sparrow7

  • Happiness studies show over and over that parents are more miserable than their past childless selves. Does this mean having children is a big mistake? Depends on how you define happiness.

    Will Having Children Make You Miserable?

    Will Having Children Make You Miserable?

    by M Riley0

  • You don't have to spend a great deal of money in order to make great memories with your kids. It really doesn't matter what you do, as long as you are 100% there with them in the middle of the action, that's what makes the best memories.

    Fun, Free Ways to Make Memories as a Family

    Fun, Free Ways to Make Memories as a Family

    by Victoria Van Ness1

  • First of all, I hope you never, ever have to. Second of all, know that you are not alone. If my experiences -- yes, plural -- can be of any help to you, I offer them here. The reality is that with today's super strong weed (pot, marijuana),...

    How/When to Choose a Teen Drug Rehab

    How/When to Choose a Teen Drug Rehab

    by Susan Reid7

  • Parents need to teach their children how to apologize properly. Saying your sorry is more than just uttering the words, and disciplining children requires close attention and guidance by parents.

    How to Help Children Learn to Say Sorry and Mean It

    How to Help Children Learn to Say Sorry and Mean It

    by JP Carlos3

  • Anything that comes against God's original design is an identity crisis. Your young adults are vulnerable to the attacks of the enemy that come in the form of criticism, doubt, depression, insecurity.

    A Christian's Guide to Teen Identity Crisis

    A Christian's Guide to Teen Identity Crisis

    by Christian Momma2

  • Getting ready for your child to go to their first sleepover may seem intimidating, but it's not so hard if you follow a few tips. Make sure your child is ready and that you are as ready as you can be too.

    Getting Ready for Your Child’s First Sleepover

    Getting Ready for Your Child’s First Sleepover

    by Teeuwynn Woodruff0

  • Today's dads are, on the whole, much more involved than fathers have been in the past. Still, all fathers need encouragement to be present to their developing children.

    When Fathers Play With Kids

    When Fathers Play With Kids

    by Sheilamarie13

  • After a school shooting or other tragedy, our children need our support and comfort. They need to open up to us about their fears and look to us for reassurance that they'll be safe.

    7 Ways to Help Your Child After a School Shooting

    7 Ways to Help Your Child After a School Shooting

    by McKenna Meyers9

  • Change is inevitable. What we choose to do with change and with our thoughts will shape how we view the world. Perception is reality, and you can choose your own path to peace.

    Where Are You Going? The Inevitability of Change

    Where Are You Going? The Inevitability of Change

    by Deborah Demander4

  • In this article, I intend to give you a variety of ways to “correctly” burp an infant, so that you can find the way that works best for your little one if he or she needs it.

    How to Correctly Burp a Baby

    How to Correctly Burp a Baby

    by Victoria Van Ness0

  • This article discusses two main things: how to get kids off of electronics (and why you should), and how to encourage kids to fight through boredom so they can let their creative sides take over!

    Are My Kids Addicted to Technology?

    Are My Kids Addicted to Technology?

    by Lisa Auger2

  • Are you looking for a way to break the summer boredom for your kids? Learn how to create Mom Camp, a one week craze of activities to pile on the fun and good times. Your kids will be begging for more Mom Camp!

    Summer Fun Ideas: Mom Camp Schedule for Kids

    Summer Fun Ideas: Mom Camp Schedule for Kids

    by Sarah Johnson8

  • Household chores can teach children valuable lessons: responsibility, the value of a dollar, and what it means to be a team player. By instilling these values in your child at a young age, you are helping them to succeed later on in life.

    Chore Charts for Kids From Ages 4 - 12

    Chore Charts for Kids From Ages 4 - 12

    by Jill Kostowskie12

  • Teen depression is a serious problem that can be effectively managed when detected and treated. Know how to recognize characteristics of teen depression, where to get help, and what you can do at home to best help your teen.

    How to Recognize Signs of Teen Depression

    How to Recognize Signs of Teen Depression

    by Kristi Sharp18

  • Fun and simple Thanksgiving crafts, games, and activities designed for young children—but fun for the whole family.

    Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

    Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

    by Samantha Harris5

  • Visual discrimination is the ability to recognize details in visual images. It allows people to identify the size, shape or form, color and position of objects and printed material.

    Visual Discrimination Activities for Children

    Visual Discrimination Activities for Children

    by TeacherRenee6

  • Lawn mower parents have been dubbed the "new helicopter parent" and could be seriously hindering their children's development. Find out if you're guilty of lawn-mower parenting and what you can do to change it.

    Are You Guilty of Being a Lawn Mower Parent?

    Are You Guilty of Being a Lawn Mower Parent?

    by Meagan Ireland0

  • Single parenting can be hard and all-consuming. Sometimes, we single parents lose ourselves without even realising it. Have you lost the real you, somewhere beneath the relentless reality of parenting alone? Here is now to find yourself again.

    Single Parenting: Have You Lost Yourself?

    Single Parenting: Have You Lost Yourself?

    by Polly C0

  • Do you know how to help your child study for an exam? It's more than just sitting beside them as they browse through their books. Parents must actively participate in the education of their children.

    How to Help Your Child Study for an Exam

    How to Help Your Child Study for an Exam

    by JP Carlos3

  • Get answers to the top five questions about an 80/20 custody schedule. Read about what it is, who might use it, the pros/cons, see some examples, and finally learn some things you should consider if you have this type of custody.

    Top Five Questions About 80/20 Custody

    Top Five Questions About 80/20 Custody

    by ericalarsen1

  • Creative play is essential for a child's mental and physical growth. In this article, I discuss why "playing princess," a type of creative play, isn't such a bad idea for my daughter after all.

    Why I Allowed My Little Daughter to "Play Princess"

    Why I Allowed My Little Daughter to "Play Princess"

    by Marissa37

  • Looking for a Radio Controlled car? Then you are in the right place. Here you will find the best RC cars for 2018. I have tested many of them, and have put together the top 10 RC cars for 2018.

    Top 10 RC Cars for 2018

    Top 10 RC Cars for 2018

    by oyningen1

  • The song presents various features that made it popular in the 50s and 60s and still make it appealing to contemporary families: parent-child connection, a child’s wish, and an atmosphere of mystery.

    Scarlet Ribbons: Fun Family Activity and Sing-A-Long

    Scarlet Ribbons: Fun Family Activity and Sing-A-Long

    by Dora Weithers32

  • Teaching children how to compete well builds self esteem. There is a certain element of success when the competition is close and children know they've given it their best. They come away satisfied.

    Staying In The Moment: Competition

    Staying In The Moment: Competition

    by Dianna Mendez49

  • Being at stay-at-home parent is not as easy as you might think. At-home moms and dads actually have one of the most difficult jobs around. Find out what can be done to prevent and reduce the stress that surrounds this job.

    Stay-At-Home Parents and Stress Relief

    Stay-At-Home Parents and Stress Relief

    by Sarah Johnson6

  • Though the paisley diaper bag is stocked with supplies, some fathers may feel awkward carrying it while they are on baby duty. Check out these alternatives for manly diaper bags for dads.

    Diaper Bags for Dads

    Diaper Bags for Dads

    by Dan Human3

  • It's easy to get stuck when trying to come up with creative indoor activities. Children on the spectrum seem to need constant motivation to unlock their eyes from their computers and get active.

    Five ASD-Friendly Activities for a Rainy Day!

    Five ASD-Friendly Activities for a Rainy Day!

    by Diane Mayer Christiansen0

  • Just as the ship anchor keeps the vessel from drifting into the open seas, so anchor thoughts keep the individual from wandering into unapproved behaviors. Find sample anchor thoughts for teens here.

    "Anchor Thoughts" and How Teens Can Benefit From Them

    "Anchor Thoughts" and How Teens Can Benefit From Them

    by Dora Weithers44

  • Growing up Hispanic is usually not easy, and if you've ever made it out of your community and interacted with other races, you may have realized that you were cheated as a kid. Your parents may have been unnecessarily hard on you to "establish dominance." Let's look at the consequences.

    Latinos Need to Re-Examine the Effects of "Tough Love"

    Latinos Need to Re-Examine the Effects of "Tough Love"

    by Monica Viera0

  • Adjustment disorder is common in children of divorce. Parents can learn approaches and self-monitoring to help their child ease the adjustment of going through a divorce.

    Adjustment Disorder in Children of Divorce

    Adjustment Disorder in Children of Divorce

    by William E Krill Jr3

  • If the mere thought of your ex fills you with resentment or anger it's likely to disadvantage your children. Here's how forgiveness helps your children, and you.

    Could Forgiving Your Ex Help Your Children?

    Could Forgiving Your Ex Help Your Children?

    by Ebonny15

  • A child learns so much in the first few years of life. No skill is more important than the ability to communicate. Children learn by example, and this is true for learning to talk, as well.

    How to Teach Your Baby to Talk

    How to Teach Your Baby to Talk

    by Anna Marie Bowman16

  • Talking to your son about sex is scary enough but talking to him about what and when it is okay to touch someone and when it's not can be even harder. Explaining what abuse, assault, and rape really are can be confusing, but it is important for his life and the lives of the girls he meets.

    How Do I Talk to My Son About Sexual Harassment and Assault?

    How Do I Talk to My Son About Sexual Harassment and Assault?

    by Teeuwynn Woodruff3

  • The simple definition of STEP-MOTHER-a woman that your father marries after his marriage to or relationship with your mother has ended.What do I think of this?Answer-Not a lot. Let me tell you why.

    What Being a Step-Mom Means to Me

    What Being a Step-Mom Means to Me

    by K K Weakley15

  • If you are the parent of a toddler, you are probably as frustrated and exhausted as I am. Parenting at this stage of a child's life is an overwhelming task. Here I offer my own two cents of advice.

    The Ups and Downs of Parenting a Toddler

    The Ups and Downs of Parenting a Toddler

    by Jennifer Rae1

  • Ways to teach your children empathy (caring for other people and caring for animals), and why that is so important. Being empathetic is essential to success in all areas of a person's life. Empathy begins at home.

    The Importance of Teaching Your Children Empathy

    The Importance of Teaching Your Children Empathy

    by C E Clark68

  • As a parent, it's frustrating to watch your child waste so much time and then run out of it for the important things. Try this list of time-saving tips to help your child become more time efficient.

    Time Management Tips for Kids and Teens

    Time Management Tips for Kids and Teens

    by Joan Dragonfly0

  • When a child looks at a big mess, they have a difficult time breaking it down into smaller, more achievable goals. All they see is this one, huge, insurmountable task that leaves them feeling that it's just too much. Breaking it down is a learned...

    Help Your Child Succeed With A Clean Room Checklist

    Help Your Child Succeed With A Clean Room Checklist

    by Mom Kat11

  • Many parents don't know how to correctly diagnose whether or not their child has an ear infection, and what to do if this is the case. I will be answering all of these questions for you.

    The Truth About Ear Infections in Infants

    The Truth About Ear Infections in Infants

    by Victoria Van Ness4

  • Free play is an important part of childhood. Making sure your child has opportunities for unstructured play is important for his or her development.

    Play and Child Development

    Play and Child Development

    by L C David0

  • Here are some fantastic books to read with your kids in November to discuss hibernation, migration, the weather, the seasonal changes, and how humans and animals alike prepare for the winter. There are some really funny ones scattered in along with some great stories of the real Thanksgiving. Enjoy!

    Fantastic Books to Read With Your Kids in November

    Fantastic Books to Read With Your Kids in November

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