Kids react to gay marriage! Our littles’ time in front of the screen is surging and how to raise an optimist, are topics we gathered from around the web, meant to support and inspire our parenting.
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Feeling strapped with all the volunteering commitments you’ve made at your kid’s school? Amy Mascott, creator of the blog “teachmama,” shares five tips to manage the load more effectively.
Take a look at some behind-the-scenes snapshots of our latest episode in our award-winning video series, “Ruby’s Studio.” The show is all about how to empower our kids to keep themselves safe. Abbie Schiller, Founder and CEO of The Mother Company, shares her thoughts on why the show was made, and why it’s so important for today’s generation of kids and parents.
Can you sink a marshmallow? That question will be answered along with how to raise assertive kids and easy ways to spice up kid snacks and meals, in today’s articles culled from the web this week.
A little Friday pick-me-up, featuring four fun articles we came across this week, meant to support and inspire.
It’s time for a little spring cleaning! How can we help our little ones part with their forgotten toys? Read on to hear tips from Carolyn Koehnline, from confrontingclutter.com.
After exploring every other avenue, how do we know when it might be appropriate to look at medication to help our children? Dr. Mani Pavulari offers some insight into this tough decision.
Are you stressing out about your kid’s eating habits (or lack thereof!?) Ellyn Satter, internationally renowned expert on kids, nutrition, and healthy eating habits, calms us down with fool-proof tips to get some nutrition in those bellies (or at least stop worrying about it.)
How much are our kids’ personalities shaped by the order in which they were born? Will every middle child have a Jan Brady complex or is there something we can do about it? Renowned family therapist and author, Meri Wallace, helps us combat the birth order blues.
As Halloween opens the door to this season of sweets, how can we help curb our kids’ obsession with sugar? Or does limiting it just make it worse? Esteemed author and Nutrition Consultant, LeeAnn Smith Weintraub RD, weighs in.