There is a way to be genuine with your kids, have a good relationship, and still be the parent. You aren’t losing your influence, it’s just changing.
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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.
This is a submission in our monthly contest. October’s theme is Determination. Enter your own here! I’ve finally figured out what makes a good mother. Whereas a good psychologist helps a child and gets paid for it, a good mother…
After I stopped laughing at him, I started to reflect. Why would he be dreaming about bad sex with 80s icons? It had to be our lame sex life, right?
I could go off into the mountains for a month-long retreat and I still wouldn’t come close to being as present as my daughter is every night at bedtime.
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.
Science has something to say about just how much influence dad has, whether he wants to or not, from the very beginning.
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.