Youth sports have become less about having a good time and getting exercise and more focused on competition. It's time to bring some playfulness back.
Before homework turns into a battle of wills or a cascade of tears, try these tips to keep the peace.
As with every sport, the risk of injury looms. What’s amazing as a parent is seeing the perseverance of a kid determined to heal and get back in the game.
What if you erased everything you’ve taught your kids about sharing and started fresh? What rules or guidelines would you put in place?
The thing is I don't know a single mother who does feel like she knows what she's doing. Not in real life, anyway.
Understanding the vital role of connection in brain function makes it easier to step back, and listen to the feelings underneath the ugly words.
The best question you can ask your child's potential pediatrician has nothing to do with credentials or office policies.
How do we, as parents, set the bar high for our children, all the while making it clear that what they can accomplish does not determine who they are?
Relationships entirely free from conflict and disagreement do not exist. So how do you fight the good fight?
We praise our kids for everything they do – broad praise that actually means little but has a major impact.