Riding the bus, walking to school, and more milestones of growing up: a guide to when your kids are old enough to do activities on their own
Ron Lieber is the “Your Money” columnist for The New York Times and an award-winning journalist. He recently published The Opposite of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, and Smart About Money.
Tips to help parents promote positive sibling relationships between an older child and an infant, as well as when the children get older.
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Walker Lamond’s first book, Rules for My Unborn Son was based on his blog of a similar name. He recently released a follow-up, Rules for My Newborn Daughter, in which he shares hilarious “pearls of wisdom” such as, “Don’t pawn your grandmother’s jewelry” and “Practice safe selfies.”
How this mother learned to let go of her middle school daughter, a little bit at a time.
At many schools, kindergarten kids will be learning reading, basic math, and much more in this exciting, important, and potentially difficult school year.
Our top tips for how parents can help their children succeed and thrive in kindergarten.
How to limit the negative effects of a difficult presidential campaign on your kids.
Experts share what adults can do to help teens make better behavior choices.
How watching the summer 2016 Olympics with your kids can serve as a jumping off point for meaningful conversations.
Take this quiz to help determine which after-school activity is best for your child.
One writer explains how she lets her daughters express themselves through their clothing choices.
Eight ways to help be a better parent for your LGBT child.
Allyson Downey, co-founder of weeSpring, shares her advice for advancing your career while raising children.
With recent reports claiming that people are playing Pokemon Go at sacred places like the Holocaust museum, re've rounded up 5 places you should not let your kids play the game in NYC.
New information from Pediatrics says nail biting and thumb sucking in children may prevent allergies.
Expert advice on how to juggle motherhood and owning a business.
Tips for parents on how to prevent summer slide in reading.
There are new guidelines for children from doctors who specialize in sleep disorders, detailing how much sleep children of every age should get.
Six life skills children should learn to become successful adults.
A child and adolescent psychologist shares how parents can manage and reduce their child's tantrums.
Six things parents can do with their kids to get the children interested in art.
A child and adolescent psychologist shares tips to get children to listen the first time you ask them a question.
Choosing a babysitter for a child with special needs poses challenges to parents. Here are tips for how to find a sitter for your child with special needs.