Parenting Tips

Six Fun Ways to Celebrate Fall
Six Fun Ways to Celebrate Fall

Enjoy the best that autumn has to offer—and start a new tradition —with our fresh ideas… >>

Father Kills Bear to Save Son
Father Kills Bear to Save Son

Deep in the wilderness, all that stands between an attacking grizzly and a hunter's life is a… >>

Child Safety: 5 Backyard Dangers to Avoid
Child Safety: 5 Backyard Dangers to Avoid

Millions of people are injured and thousands are killed each year in household mishaps, according… >>

The Case for Taking Family Dinner Off-Line
The Case for Taking Family Dinner Off-Line

Why its more important than ever to detach from technology and reattach with family. >>

Unconventional Wisdom: Why Passion Matters
Unconventional Wisdom: Why Passion Matters

Life provides plenty of reality checks. This mother argues in favor of letting kids dream. >>

Parent Alert: Teens and Porn
Parent Alert: Teens and Porn

Porn has gone interactive--and your kids are at risk. From "sexting" to video chats, how to fight… >>

Raising Kids Who Care
Raising Kids Who Care

It's easy--if you lead by example. Five families show you how to get started, stay committed, and… >>

A Look at Single Sex Classrooms
A Look at Single Sex Classrooms

Single-sex classrooms are appearing in public schools all over the country. We get to the bottom of… >>

How Boys and Girls Learn Differently
How Boys and Girls Learn Differently

David Chadwell, the country’s first—and only—state coordinator of single gender education… >>

Is It Just Me?: Let's Stop Scaring Our Kids
Is It Just Me?: Let’s Stop Scaring Our Kids

Vilified for letting her nine-year-old ride the New York City subway alone, our author implores:… >>

My Family's No-Buy Experiment
My Family’s No-Buy Experiment

We ended up richer, but not in the way we expected. >>

Red Flags for Heavy Backpacks
Red Flags for Heavy Backpacks

How to nix the pain of heavy bags for the sake of your spine, and more. >>

Your Back-to-School Checklist
Your Back-to-School Checklist

A list of the most important things to remember for your child's new school year. >>

When Your Child Hates School
When Your Child Hates School

Some of the most common reasons kids hate school -- and strategies to put them back on the road to… >>

Special Report: The Dangers of Teen Driving
Special Report: The Dangers of Teen Driving

Car crashes are the No. 1 killer of teens. It's time to take action. >>

Teach Your Teen to Drive (without driving you both nuts)
Teach Your Teen to Drive (without driving you both nuts)

Teaching your teen to drive requires a lot of patience. Here are some tips to make it a little… >>

Take Action to Reduce Teen Driving Deaths
Take Action to Reduce Teen Driving Deaths

Find out how to lobby for strict laws and get tough at home. >>

Baby Teeth Bargains
Baby Teeth Bargains

How to start a lifetime of good dental habits. >>

Back-to-School Safety Tips
Back-to-School Safety Tips

You can help protect your children from the most frequent kinds of school-related injuries by… >>

Life-Saving Products For Your First-Aid Kit
Life-Saving Products For Your First-Aid Kit

Saving your own life or someone else’s is serious business. Here, some innovative products, in… >>