Raising Kids Who Speak Up: Why I Allow My Daughter to Answer Back

I’d like to think that I’ve done my job as a parent if my child grows up knowing what she wants, how to stand her ground, and when to speak […]

When Your Kid Asks Tough Questions: A Parent’s Survival Guide

You’re in the middle of something totally normal – maybe folding laundry or making dinner – and your kid throws a question that feels like a pop quiz you didn’t […]

What Does it Take to Truly Prepare Your Children for Independence?

Training your child for independence requires you to let his hand go so he could walk unaided, allow him to make a mess so he learns to eat on his […]

April Fool’s Day Pranks You Should Never Play on Your Kids

The first day of April may be an excuse to pull harmless pranks on people. Even kids are not spared from this day of fun and laughter.   When involving kids […]