Articles by Abbi Perets:

  1. Review: Skuut bike

    Ahhh, the childhood rite of passage -- learning to ride a bike. Your kids beg and plead, and you and your husband try to pass the...
  2. Why the cool mom loses

    It's tempting to be jealous of the cool mom -- the one the teens love, the one who speaks their language and hangs out with them....
  3. The politics of parenting

    With the election dominating the nightly newscast (in between hurricane updates), it's a great time to talk to your kids about...
  4. Everyone makes mistakes

    As parents, we rush to prevent our kids from pain and failure. But if we never let them make their own mistakes, we can never teach...
  5. Who is this child?

    Obsessive parenting is all the rage. But it doesn't really do you any good to worry about imagined, improbable dangers. It's much...