Parenting Tips

Let's Talk About Teen Sex
Let’s Talk About Teen Sex

With teen pregnancy making headlines, it's a good time for parents to get their heads out of the… >>

Inspire Your Kids
Inspire Your Kids

7 important things to say (and 7 things not to say) to your kids. >>

The New Family Dinner
The New Family Dinner

Eating a family meal with your kids makes you healthier, whether you cook or not. >>

Advice for Parents of College-Bound Kids
Advice for Parents of College-Bound Kids

Tips for coping with the application process. >>

The Home-School Connection
The Home-School Connection

Strategies for developing a home life that will help your child succeed in school. >>

What Teachers Want Your Child to Know
What Teachers Want Your Child to Know

The social and emotional development milestones teachers expect of children. >>

Dad Overboard: Confessions of a (Way Too) Protective Parent
Dad Overboard: Confessions of a (Way Too) Protective Parent

One man wades through 18 years of home movies to realize that he probably guarded over his son just… >>

Watching Her Grow
Watching Her Grow

A dad learns a little about letting go. >>

A Parent's Worst Nightmare
A Parent’s Worst Nightmare

Doctors said we'd abused our baby. Who would believe us? >>

Welcome Boomerang Kids Without Neglecting Your Marriage
Welcome Boomerang Kids Without Neglecting Your Marriage

Don't fall into your old patterns if adult children return home. >>

Let Parenthood Strengthen Your Marriage
Let Parenthood Strengthen Your Marriage

How to keep your marriage strong through the baby years. >>

How to Raise an A+ Student
How to Raise an A+ Student

Three very different families reveal their secrets to success. >>

How to Handle a Bossy Kid
How to Handle a Bossy Kid

What to do if the balance of power is out of whack in your home. >>

In a Class by Himself
In a Class by Himself

My teacher knew I could do better. I couldn't let him down. >>

5 Benefits of Encouraging Your Child's Imagination
5 Benefits of Encouraging Your Child’s Imagination

Learning to think symbolically expands a child's mind. >>

How to Raise Kids Who Are Good Readers
How to Raise Kids Who Are Good Readers

How to help your child become a standout student. >>

Uncommon Courtesy
Uncommon Courtesy

We keep hearing about the death of civility -- but it's alive and well in a place you'd least… >>

4 Ways to Simplify Your Family's Schedule
4 Ways to Simplify Your Family’s Schedule

4 smart ways to simplify the family schedule to make room for healthy habits. >>

How to Stop Sibling Rivalry
How to Stop Sibling Rivalry

Focus on these tips to help siblings become pals. >>

What to Do When Kids Say,
What to Do When Kids Say, “I Hate You!”

Learn how to keep calm during conflicts with your children. >>