siblings

  1. Mom & Dad

    When is sibling teasing too much?

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    If there’s one consistent thing about families with more than one child, it’s the teasing and banter that goes on between siblings....
  2. Special Needs

    My sibling with disabilities embarrasses me

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    Children growing up with a sibling who has a disability may experience moments of embarrassment that are both natural and not...
  3. Family Fun

    Games that older and younger siblings can play together

    Dr. Fran Walfish, Beverly Hills child-and-family psychotherapist and author of The Self-Aware Parent , says a certain amount of...
  4. Child Development & Health

    Parents are harder on their firstborn child

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    If you are the oldest child in your family, you probably had a hunch this was true. Researchers have found a link between the...
  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. Pregnancy, Labor & Birth

    Siblings in the delivery room

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    Are you thinking about inviting your kids in to watch your new baby’s birth? We talk with real moms about the benefits and...
  7. Parenting Tips & Advice

    Raising girls: Nobody told me they'd be so different

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    One of the biggest shocks in my parenting career has to be the moment when I realized that my daughters, now ages 8 and 5, are...
  8. School Age Kids

    Raising girls: Teaching them to be good sisters

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    One of the most challenging parenting lessons I've learned in the past eight years of my mom career has been navigating the choppy...
  9. Having a Baby

    Is it safe to have back-to-back babies?

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    What is the ideal spacing between children? Jessica Simpson and Tori Spelling are just a few celebrities who are having back-to-back...
  10. Parenting Humor

    Survey: Moms stress most with third child

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    On Sunday afternoon, the Husband and I revealed to the Facebook world that we’re expecting our third child. On Monday morning,...
  11. Mom & Dad

    Mom story: I started SuperSibs!

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    Melanie Goldish of Duluth, Minnesota, knows what it’s like to worry about a child battling cancer — and she knows what it’s like to...
  12. Pregnancy, Labor & Birth

    The art of tandem breastfeeding

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    Breastfeeding one baby is a beautiful feat in and of itself, but some moms make nursing two kids look easy. When you’re still...
  13. Special Needs

    6 Ways to ensure siblings aren’t overshadowed

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    Children with special needs sometimes demand more of their parents’ time. So, how do you make sure their siblings don’t feel...
  14. Autism Spectrum Disorders

    An ode to the birthday girl through the eyes of autism

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    It can't be easy being the sibling of a child with autism. But this little girl not only copes, she thrives. She's the light of her...
  15. Child Development & Health

    Is your only child a lonely child?

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    We have all heard the accusations — only children are spoiled, self-centered, difficult socially or even just plain lonely. For...
  16. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Practicing Gratitude: Tantrums at Target

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    My husband and I were certain that all of the reading we did while I was pregnant prepared us to be great parents. Our daughter came...
  17. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Practicing Gratitude: Name that tune

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    Letting my daughter go off to kindergarten was one of the most difficult things I've had to do since becoming a parent. I had no...
  18. Child Development & Health

    Does birth order affect personality?

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    We have all heard of “middle child syndrome,” and maybe you have made note of the personality differences between the oldest and...
  19. Self Improvement & Mental Health

    Building esteem as a family

    You want to raise kids with the self-confidence they need to live their best life. But how? Thanks to recent research, we have a...
  20. Preschoolers

    Bridging the sibling age gap during playtime

    Need ideas to encourage siblings with an age gap to play nicely together? Patience and praise help bridge the gap.