Tired of hearing your
kids beg and nag about what they want to buy-or what they want
you to buy?
Michele Borba, EdD
"What were you thinking?" "But didn't you tell the
kids it wasn't right?" "You did what?!!@!" Are you concerned
that your kid always seems to go along with...
Journal of the American Medical Association reported
that one out of every three students in grades six through 10
is the victim of bullies.
The parenting path isn't always smooth. But these tips to take on your teen might help even out the rough parts.
Buying groceries is one of
constant task for us Moms, and we often lack anyone at home to
watch our baby or toddler.
In part two of this article, read
how girls entering puberty often face a "crisis in confidence"
which makes them vulnerable to risky behavior, and these bad
choices can have devastating lifelong consequences.
Find out how mentors can help teenage girls survive the risky years and how you can find a mentor for your teenage daughter or become a mentor yourself.
As summertime approaches and parents pack the last lunches
and await the final report cards, they face a familiar worry:
What to do with the kids during the summer? Finding quality
childcare is time consuming and expensive, but leaving teens home
for the whole day can be worrisome for parents. How do you know
when it's time to let your teenagers and preteens stay by
themselves while you're at work?
When visiting Grandma's or staying at a hotel, some kids
have a hard time falling asleep when they're away from home. The
author of The No-Cry Sleep Solution and The No-Cry Sleep Solution
for Toddlers & Preschoolers has some ideas for helping smooth
the transition to bedtime -- even without the comforts of
If you are a typical family, your kids probably know more
about computers than you! You can't look over their shoulder at
all times, but you can do a number of very smart things. Here are
seven ways to keep your kids safe when they use the