behavior

  1. K-12

    Spoiled rotten: Why you shouldn't coddle your kids

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    Spoiled kids often develop into self-absorbed adults with a lack of self-control and a major sense of entitlement. No matter if your...
  2. Tips & Advice

    From awesome to awkward overnight

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    You get it, really, you do. You felt the same way about your mom. (Eye rolls and deep sighs come to mind.) So why does your...
  3. Tips & Advice

    How to follow through so the kids don't play you

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    Sometimes you think you’re more of a violin than a mom. Your kids work your strings to make you sing whatever tune they want...
  4. Tips & Advice

    Parenting Guru: Is ADHD good?

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    According to the most recent Centers for Disease and Prevention reports, 9.5 percent of U.S. children have been diagnosed with...
  5. Parenting

    E is for Extrovert: Parenting an outgoing child

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    If your child is an extrovert — super social, talkative, craves high-engagement play — a little insight into how he sees the world...
  6. Tips & Advice

    Funny and embarrassing things kids say

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    You're out and about with your child. You feel confident that you have taught your child good manners and how to behave in public....
  7. Tips & Advice

    Anxiety over separation anxiety

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    Is your child’s separation anxiety causing you anxiety? Are you becoming more and more anxious over leaving because you know...
  8. Tips & Advice

    Take action to stop bullying

    Bullying is a serious problem around the country and it has gone beyond the playgrounds and school hallways. In this digital age,...
  9. School & Education

    What to do if your child is struggling at school

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    Is your child beginning to struggle with grades or behavior? Learn how to best serve your child and how to work with his teachers to...
  10. K-12

    Kindergarten freak out

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    After dealing with a kindergarten child’s excited anticipation of beginning “real school,” parents are often confused and shocked...
  11. K-12

    Your 5-year-old: Development, behavior and parenting tips

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    Understanding normal 5-year-old development and behavior will help you know the best way to parent your child. As parents, we know...
  12. Tips & Advice

    Are you raising a spoiled brat?

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    Recently, there was an article in The New Yorker that sent chills through many moms. Titled Spoiled Rotten, it was about — you...
  13. K-12

    Implementing a reward system that works

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    We all want to reward our kids for good behavior and encourage them to reach their goals. Sometimes a reward system is a great tool...
  14. Tips & Advice

    Manners matter

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    Our style of communication has become more relaxed and casual. This is fine for a text or email, but don't let this lack of...
  15. Tips & Advice

    Keeping your hyperactive child calm

    Usually from 18 months to 2 years, you will notice if you have a hyperactive child. This is something that can certainly alter the...
  16. Tips & Advice

    Don't be a hypocrite, Mama

    Kids notice. They notice when you say something and do something else. They notice when you don't apply standards fairly. And yes,...
  17. K-12

    Is your defiant child driving you crazy?

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    Children often go against what their parents say and ask of them, but when it starts to concern you — or affect your mood and family...
  18. How-Tos

    How to encourage good behavior

    All kids misbehave from time to time, but by setting limits and establishing logical consequences, you can encourage positive...
  19. Well-being

    Charlie Sheen: Why are we so fascinated?

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    Charlie Sheen is like an impending train wreck – we know it’s going to have a gruesome ending but we can’t help but watch it. Why...
  20. Toddler & Preschoolers

    Manners for preschoolers

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    Your children first learn manners at home. From your instruction and example, children establish a basic understanding of how they...