Oct 23rd, 2010
Girls are hungry for help in dealing with friendship problems. They crave answers to their questions about bullying, and they LOVE to role play. When you want to teach girls how to speak up, here are three great tips.
Oct 23rd, 2010
Movies and television tend to portray girls as back-biting, manipulative monsters. While there are horrifying instances of girls destroying each other’s lives, it’s important to keep in mind that girls get many more positives from their friendships than negatives.
Oct 22nd, 2010
There are intrinsic differences in the way men and women parent. Children with highly involved fathers benefit in many ways. While each father is a unique person who parents in his own style, there are some characteristics that good fathers have in common.
Oct 21st, 2010
Family vacations are a chance for everyone in the family to get reacquainted and spend quality time together. Parents can really bond with their teens and find out what's going on in their lives. It's important to keep the communication lines open, and a holiday with family is a good time to do that.
Oct 20th, 2010
From dental caries to hyperactivity, addictions and obesity, products containing refined sugars cause a great deal of damage in young children. There are many good reasons why you should control your child's sweet tooth and introduce healthier ways of eating. Here are some tips.
Oct 19th, 2010
Kids purposely ignore you because it gives them a sense of power and control. If your child deliberately ignores you, pretends not to hear your requests, and refuses to greet you or others, read on to see how you can deal with their behavior without losing your cool.
Oct 18th, 2010
Although skill-building toys have been around for years, today’s parents now understand that toys and games also help children develop skills that are necessary in the game of life. Toys and games can teach valuable lessons for life – including making the right choices, getting on top of a situation and reaching goals.
Oct 17th, 2010
Because it is so rampant, we often dismiss bullying in the schoolyard as a ‘part of growing up’. However, bullying is certainly no rite of passage that every child has to go through. In fact, it has potentially serious physical and emotional implications, and sometimes leaves a lasting impact.
Oct 16th, 2010
Long road trips are often uncomfortable, boring, and stressful for both parents and children. Having analyzed events try and figure out what my parents could have done to make the drive easier on everyone, I came up with the top 10 major stresses of traveling with young kids, and some simple fixes to over come them.