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The surprising reason your kid is acting defiant and difficult

My son was 6-years-old.<p>He was reading chapter books and could string together a story about the Pokemon sitting on his shoulder who didn’t need a seatbelt because he could just fly into the air if we got into a collision—yes, he could use words like collision accurately—and he loved to learn and …

Parenting

6 secrets for grilling a thick, juicy steak

A thick steak can certainly be intimidating, but it tastes brilliant when it’s cooked correctly. Working with a thicker piece of meat allows you to generously season the outside without turning the meal into a salty mess. The result: a deeply seared, flavorful crust that gives way to a juicy, …

BBQ

The 17 Best Children's Books to Promote Kindness, Integrity, and More

Books have the power to ignite a passion for learning, provide us with a sweet escape, and connect us with who we are and who we want to be while …

Your 2018 Age-to-Age Guide to What Your Kid Should Read Next

The secret to raising a reader? Knowing which book to give your child after he’s just finished one he loved. Colby Sharp, the co-founder of The Nerdy Book Club Blog, selected follow ups that will be the perfect match. These ideas are page-turners!<p><b>For Kids Who Liked:</b> <i>Look Look!</i> by Peter</b> …

Kids

Want to Raise Kids Who Won't Give Up Easily? Teach Them the 'Batman Effect'

Instilling perseverance at a young age will serve your child well throughout life.<p>It's tough to teach kids perseverance and mental strength in the modern world. Technology allows for instant gratification and our digital devices offer an easy escape when things get tough.<p>Kids have shorter attention …

Kids

19 Tofu Recipes to Treat Your Curd the Way It Deserves

Though tofu often gets a bad rap in this country, it's <i>so</i> much more than a bland substitute for meat. Its mild flavor makes it incredibly versatile, and, in many East Asian dishes, like <i>mapo tofu</i>, it's often combined with pork or beef for an intriguing interplay of flavors and textures. Nevertheless, …

Amazon’s kid-friendly FreeTime service is on sale, here’s why you should try it

For a limited time only, Amazon is offering a three-month trial subscription to its FreeTime Unlimited service for <b>$3.99</b><b>.</b> The service has over 13,000 kid-friendly books, movies, TV shows, educational apps games, with more new content continually being added. It also includes books and videos from …

17 Books That Kids Say Have Helped Them Find Their Own Voice

Reading is important for so many reasons. It’s linked to academic success, it builds empathy, it’s fun, it’s relaxing, it teaches us things. One of …

Fatherly Advice: Saying Yes, Saying No, and Not Teasing Kids

We answer questions about sex after childbirth and why it’s okay to say no to your kids.<p><i>“Fatherly Advice” is a weekly parenting advice column by the</i> …

The founder of PayPal uses data to optimize every aspect of his life — and he says being healthier comes down to a single habit

"Be on the bike." That might as well be Max Levchin's fitness mantra.<p>Levchin is a cofounder of PayPal and the CEO of online lending service Affirm. On an episode of Business Insider's podcast, "Success! How I Did It," Levchin told US editor-in-chief Alyson Shontell about the philosophy behind his …

The mindless attack on letting kids have ‘best friends’

The redcoats are coming — for your kid’s best friend.<p>Americans love reading how Europeans are superior parents. We read the books, whether it’s …

Parenting

These three strategies can help you master any subject

I learned a lot in 2017. I learned about how the European Union works, because Britain decided to leave it. I learned what a social media-obsessed presidency looks like, and the distinctive outlines of a political party that picks power over principle. I learned that a Trump presidency can force a …

Pedagogy

5 tricks Barbara Corcoran used to build a company where hardly anyone quit

Barbara Corcoran says her mother was a "drill sergeant."<p>It makes more sense when you find out that Corcoran was the second-oldest of 10 kids, nine of whom grew up to be entrepreneurs.<p>Corcoran herself started real estate brokerage firm The Corcoran Group, which she sold for $66 million in 2001.<p>In a …

Psychologist: What is the role of the father?

Study after study shows the tremendously negative impact of not having a father present during childhood. While the damage is especially evident with …

I went on the Tom Brady diet and workout plan and it changed my life — here's what it was like

I tried the intense diet and fitness regimens that 40-year-old NFL quarterback Tom Brady touts in his new book "The TB 12 Method." A combination of workouts focused on "pliability," or adding flexibility to muscles through a series of workouts with resistance bands. Brady also stays away from …

How You Argue With Your Partner Matters, Study Says

New research looks at two different ways parents argue and how they can affect a child's emotional well-being.<p>You probably know that fighting with your partner in front of your kids isn't ideal. Studies around home conflict have shown that kids who experience their parents arguing process emotions …

Psychology

How to Help Kids Not Suck at Friendship

Think kids outgrow their clothes fast? That's nothing compared to how quickly they outgrow their friends.<p>Think kids outgrow their onesies quickly? …

Kids

Raspberry Pi's new Voice HAT board uses Google's AI to help you build smart gadgets

Technology's biggest companies are shifting to become artificial intelligence firms. In addition to hiring the world's top AI talent, Microsoft, …

A Happiness Experiment: Can You Make Every Day Feel Like Saturday?

We’re happiest on Saturdays at 7:26pm—at least that’s what this survey found. Yet while the exact time of 7:26pm seems strange, there have been …

Why Photographers Should Consider a Fluid Head for Their Tripod

Most still shooters use a ball head mount on their tripod, but photographer Hudson Henry wants you to reconsider. As he explains in the video above, …

5 things parents can do to boost a child's self-confidence

It's a thin line to walk. Help them too much and they won't learn for themselves, but don't help them enough and they might get themselves into actual trouble.<p>Child development experts Dr. Tovah Klein and Angela Hanscom shared their advice for navigating that balancing act and raising capable, …

5 Photography Courses That Will Take You From Amateur to Expert

Learn to shoot and edit like a pro.<p>Knowing the right time to press the shutter isn't the only skill needed to capture a great photo. With these comprehensive courses (all over 90% off), you can unlock the power of your DSLR and discover professional editing methods to take your pics to the next …

3 Ways You Can Become Addicted to Personal Growth

It’s 5am and your alarm is ringing. Over a period of three hours, you’ve reset it 8 times. It’s 9am and you are waking up, already discouraged and …

Motivation

A Video Of Kellyanne Conway Doing Standup Comedy Has Surfaced

Before she was Donald Trump's campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway tried her hand at a comedy career. Alas, after several failed auditions for <i>Saturday</i> …

Comedy

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Forget Resolutions. Try These 7 Ways To Design Your Life

If you’re busy making New Year’s resolutions, stop. Instead, try designing your year.<p>Planning your future, even in the form of something as seemingly simple as New Year’s resolutions, is what designers call a wicked problem.<p><i>6 Surefire Ways To Improve Your Financial Life In 2017</i><p>Wicked problems have …

Science says parents of unsuccessful kids could have these 6 things in common

Parenting is a tough job and there are infinite ways to succeed and fail. With so many ways to parent, how can you be sure that what your doing is best for your child? Here are six things parents do that might be making kids unsuccessful, according to psychology research.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On …

the musicon helps teach children creativity, musicality + coding

<b>developed by designer kamil laszuk, the ‘musicon’ is an interactive musical instrument for children (and adults) intended to help facilitate creative</b> …