parenting styles

  1. Parenting Tips & Advice

    Are you pushing your kids too hard — or not hard enough?

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    Whether you want your child to be the star athlete or get an academic scholarship for college, how do you know if you are pushing...
  2. Mom & Dad

    Tricky issues with co-parenting after divorce

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    Co-parenting — or shared parenting — is usually the best way to deal with custody of your children after divorce, but it isn’t...
  3. Mom & Dad

    How to avoid being a helicopter parent

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    Helicopter parenting stems from the best intentions — wanting to protect our children. However, this parenting style has been...
  4. Mom & Dad

    Should parenting require a license?

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    You need a license to drive a car and a permit to own a gun, but with so many horror stories of child endangerment and neglect,...
  5. Super Mom Tips

    Outnumbered: Going from two kids to three

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    When you have two children in a traditional family, there is one parent for each child and you can divide and conquer if both kids...
  6. Super Moms Guide: Time Management

    Motherhood through Google Glass

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    As the current generation of parents is increasingly addicted to technology, our children often suffer from our lack of engagement...
  7. Preschoolers

    Why I skipped preschool altogether

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    Wondering whether or not you should send your child to preschool? Find out why real moms skipped preschool and why they don't regret...
  8. Mom & Dad

    Is hating your kids cool now?

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    Maybe it's a result of trying to do it all or maybe it's just a symptom of being a mother — or maybe we're just flat out exhausted —...
  9. Super Mom Tips

    Would I be a better parent if I was Buddhist?

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    Every mother has those moments as a parent when she tries to go to her Zen place — a place that is quiet and where she can clear her...
  10. Mom & Dad

    Does a stressed-out mom give her kids an edge?

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    Let’s face it — moms are stressed. Many moms trying to keep up with children, home life and work feel that they are on a stressful...
  11. Preschoolers

    Little liar or creative kid?

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    You love to encourage your child's imagination, but when your preschooler starts making up stories about the experiences in her day,...
  12. Parenting Humor

    An age-by-age guide to screwing up your kids

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    Sure, we all want to be perfect parents — at least some of the time, anyway. For all those times you made him the perfect crust-less...
  13. Child Development & Health

    Are parents who believe in faith healing guilty of neglect?

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    Most parents would do everything in their power to prevent the death of their child. A Pennsylvania couple feels that despite their...
  14. Parenting

    Survey: Tell us about your family

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    We want to know all about your family. What kind of discipline techniques do you use? How much TV do your kids really watch? Who...
  15. Mom & Dad

    Colorado mom "shames" kids with T-shirt messages

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    One of the most difficult parts of parenting is discipline. Discipline is simply the act of teaching your child right from wrong,...
  16. Mom & Dad

    Johnny be good: Why we shouldn't tell our kids to "be good"

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    “Now, be good!” a mother instructs her toddler. “If you are good, you get a treat,” says another to her 6-year-old. It is a common...
  17. Mom & Dad

    Your looks don’t dictate how you parent

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    Parenting is hard enough on its own, but when you’re looked down on by other parents because of your age or they way you look it can...
  18. Tweens, Teens & College

    But all my friends are doing it!

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    So, here you are again . Your tween is asking to do something with her friends that makes you hesitate. On the one hand, you want...
  19. Child Development & Health

    Are we empowering our kids too much?

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    Everywhere you look, the world is increasingly being geared toward kids. Parents take pride in treating their children like mini...
  20. Stepparenting

    Single mom no more: Parenting with a partner

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    Your single parenthood came to an end when you made the decision to move in with your new boyfriend or got engaged to be married....