Bullying is an important topic. No parent wants their child to be bullied or to be a bully and unfortunately many of the things parents do can contribute to this behavior or prevent it. Here are some psychologically sound tools parents can use to give their child long term protection...
Becoming a young parent is one thing but, becoming a young grandparent is a whole new dimension.
Single motherhood taught me some valuable lessons regarding financial management. independence, and dual role of mother and father.
This article discusses 'Praise the best Ignore the rest' Motto I use to ensure my children behave as I want them to.
For many years I have advised women to have an interest outside the family. This interest can be a hobby like painting or spending week-ends on short trips with girlfriends. Recently I learned that men, too, need an interest outside of the family unit. The point is not to avoid the...
A Parent's Prayer: Dear Lord: Please give me the Strength of an ox, Patience of a saint, Memory of an elephant, Wisdom of a psychic .
Why is it that when you become a parent, it seems that suddenly everyone around you becomes an "expert" on child rearing?
An age-old adages is, `A small family is a happy family'. The saying sounds oversimplified; but it speaks of a lasting truth. A small family is indeed a happy family!
I've written this in the aftermath of my participation in a recent college course, which related in part to the emotional well being of children Research into the emotional difficulties young children experience in the midst and in the aftermath of traumatic life changing events promp...
With the recent Supreme Court decisions regarding marriage equality, the question often comes up: “What about the children?” There are several reasons why children who are raised by gay parents just may turn out very well.
A kid without a dad at home makes up for it by being a real father to his own kids.
This short story is my advice to my niece on the birth of her daughter.
An argumentative essay that aims to prove the importance of shared parental leave. Involved fatherhood is the road to equality at home as well as in the labor market, and the benefits of fathers, mothers, and Children alike are enormous wherever a nurturing father is present.
Tales of how lying to kids and really screw them up
Bullying is a major problem faced by children in school today. The concern is very high among parents because the risk of sucide is great. We want our children to lead safe happy lives but being bullied can end that. Find out what you as a parent can do to help your child.