parenting style

  1. Tips & Advice

    Why you shouldn't get drunk around your kids

    Sure, parenting can make you want to drink sometimes, but it's not exactly appropriate to be downing shots at the bar while your...
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    I'm keeping my kids on a leash until age 11

    Dr. Karen Ruskin is ruffling the feathers of parents with her TV advice that kids shouldn't go outside alone until late tweens, and...
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    In the wake of Ferguson riots, I'm teaching my kids to trust the police

    The violence in Ferguson, Missouri, has raised questions about whether or not law enforcement and the public are on the same side....
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    Consistency: The golden rule in good discipline

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    Whatever family rules you prioritize, values you want to instill or behaviors you wish to decrease, there is only one major rule...
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    Rosie Pope dishes about parenting in the spotlight

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    Rosie Pope is the star of the hit Bravo TV series, Pregnant in Heels. But that’s not all… Rosie has her hand in almost...
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    The Tiger Mom debate

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    Swirling in the parenting trenches in 2011 was the controversy over Amy Chua’s book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mom. Chua believes...
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    Parenting according to your child’s personality

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    Are you an extroverted parent with an introverted child? When you were young, did you join every school club and social circle --...
  8. Children's Health

    Facebook no help for eating disorders

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    Does online social networking really inhibit the development of communication skills, turning kids into poor spellers with...
  9. Pregnancy

    Why meeting your baby's needs is important

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    “If you pick that baby up every time she cries, you’re going to spoil her!” How many times have you overheard -- or been told --...
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    Parenting styles: Too hands on…or too hands off?

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    As a new mom, you were likely very hands on. When your baby cried, you responded. When she was hungry, you fed her. When she needed...
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    How to adjust your parenting style for your second child

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    Does the following scenario sound familiar? You had your first child, successfully navigated your way through a few years of...
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    Slow parenting: The hands-off approach

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    Slow parenting means child-led parenting, to an extent. Those who parent this way prefer to let their children explore their world...
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    5 parenting mistakes that can screw up your teen

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    There are moments when parents of teens may want to throw up their hands and forget about making an effort at parenting. Their...
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    How to parent a difficult child

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    Ever used the following to describe your kiddo? My child has trouble adapting to new situations. My child is easily upset. My child...
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    Here are 5 Scary reasons CPS can take your children away

    As stories of parents being locked up for crazy accusations of neglect and child abuse keep pouring in, it's easy to turn my nose up...