It may be tempting to make our children’s lives easier, but doing so only makes their futures more difficult. Here’s how to stop ourselves.
Behavior & Development
Read about raising happy and confident children, improving their concentration, screen time alternatives, navigating school friendships and more in our Behavior & Development section for school-aged kids.
It can be a pain in the neck, for sure, but letting your kids do their sartorial thing is a surefire way to boost their confidence, creativity and decision-making
With all the topsy-turvy changes this past school year — from remote classes to quarantined pods, limited socializing, and way too much screen time — it’s time to unplug and enjoy time with your kids. Here are nine ideas for creating your own summer fun.
Toddlers don’t seem to have an off switch. Often, when they’re tired, they just reverberate faster, like an over-wound toy, until they crash. Dr. Laura Markham of Aha Parenting shares her valuable toddler sleep tips.
Around the world, self-esteem takes a nosedive as children get older – especially in our girls. Here are ways to prevent this from happening and take positive action.
The words we use can shut boys down and encourage them to act aggressively. Here are important phrases to avoid and why they’re problematic.
Ever wondered (or worried about) whether Only Child Syndrome is real? Here’s what the research says about only children being spoiled, bossy and selfish…
As advocates of play-based learning, we’ve teamed up with expert early learning educators to curate the toys and activities you need to help your tot reach developmental milestones, learn important life skills and build the confidence needed to enter a formal learning environment. Perfect for newborns up to Age 6, The Tot Play & Learn Sets are the screen-free educational tool you’ve been looking for.
Experts say it’s time to scrap nicknames for our privates and teach our kids the real words. Why is it so crucial for their safety and when should we start?
Our resident twin mama investigates whether it’s healthy for twins to have the same friends and interests or whether they should be pushed to go their separate ways…