parenting styles

  1. Mom & Dad

    Oh bebe: Parenting in France

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    Claire was raised in the U.S. but currently resides in Marseille, France, with her partner and 1-year-old daughter. She lets us in...
  2. Mom & Dad

    Can your parenting style destroy your marriage?

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    When Mayim Bialik filed for divorce, she released a statement that her hands-on parenting style wasn't the cause. You may be...
  3. Mom & Dad

    One and done: Deciding to have an only child

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    If you’ve decided to have one child, you may have already caught loads of grief from your friends and family members. We discuss...
  4. Tweens, Teens & College

    Jada Pinkett Smith defends her parenting style

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    Parenting takes a crazy turn when your child becomes a tween. When Jada Pinkett Smith’s 12-year-old daughter Willow decided to shave...
  5. Child Development & Health

    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...
  6. Child Development & Health

    Parents are allowed to be imperfect

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    Are you feeling pressure to be the perfect parent? The good news is that you already are perfect — as an imperfect parent.
  7. New mom health and wellness

    Peaceful parenting

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    Staying calm is one of the most important things new parents can do after they bring their new baby home from the hospital. It’s an...
  8. Preschoolers

    Mine, mine, mine! Teach your kids not to share

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    Some of the rules of childhood have been repeated so many times that even as adults, we find ourselves shaped by them. Teaching our...
  9. Mom & Dad

    Parenting as a rock star family

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    Kelly isn't just an awesome mom to two beautiful kids — she also co-parents with her husband, Ben Orum of the California-based metal...
  10. Tweens, Teens & College

    Balance between being a mom and a friend

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    A mother has a multitude of roles from nurturer to disciplinarian. And somewhere in between is friend. However, it can sometimes be...
  11. More Parenting Advice

    Peer pressure and parenting

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    Under the shadow of the mommy wars and sensationalized media campaigns, it’s easy for moms to fall into the “Are You Mom Enough?”...
  12. Mom & Dad

    What's so extreme about Extreme Parenting?

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    The upcoming release of the new reality show Extreme Parenting will shine a light on hot-button parenting techniques like extended...
  13. Parenting Tips & Advice

    What is "clean" parenting, anyway?

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    If we’re honest, we’ve all had those moments at the end of a long day when we resort to less-than-stellar “dirty” parenting...
  14. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Practicing gratitude: Childhood exploration meets helicopter parenting

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    Memories of my childhood include plenty of unsupervised time for exploration and adventure. But my children are having a very...
  15. Mom & Dad

    Are you a free-spirited or a careless parent?

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    Does your mom or grandma say things like: “Those things weren’t around back when you were a baby” or “you played with toys that...
  16. Parenting How-to

    How to become a more easygoing mom

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    It's certainly OK to run a tight ship. But if your strict, competitive, overbearing parenting style is becoming detrimental to your...
  17. Mom & Dad

    Watching a parenting train wreck

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    Parenting is one of the hardest jobs in the world. Even the most measured, thoughtful, positive parent goes through tough times and...
  18. Parenting Tips & Advice

    Book review: No Regrets Parenting

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    In his new book, No Regrets Parenting: Turning Long Days and Short Years into Cherished Moments with Your Kids, Harley Rotbart helps...
  19. Parenting Tips & Advice

    Celebrity parenting styles

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    We look to celebrities for the hottest fashion styles, glowing skin care tricks and the best fitness tips, but what about when it...
  20. Parenting

    What kind of mom will Beyoncé be?

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    Beyoncé is a mom! The singer and her husband Jay-Z welcomed a daughter named Blue Ivy Carter on Jan. 7, leaving us to wonder -- what...