Chris Campbell

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The 7 Ways Dads Change Their Kids (For Better and Worse)

Everything you do as a father will impact your children. Here are some of the highlights.<p>Dads matter. Children of involved fathers are less likely to …

This Is How Much Praise Kids Really Need

To help children thrive emotionally and socially, aim to praise them for their good behavior five times a day, a new study suggests. The research, …

20 Protein-Packed Meals That Don't Contain a Single Piece of Meat

"But how do you get enough protein?" is easily the most common (and often annoying) question posed to vegans and vegetarians, especially those who are highly active. But new converts need not be alarmed — as it turns out, there are tons of protein-packed options available to meatless athletes, from …

10 Chefs' Tips for Upgrading Slow Cooker Recipes

Your slow cooker food doesn't need to be bland and boring. These tips will transform the way you think about Crock Pots.<p>Slow cooker recipes can be mushy bombs sometimes, but they don't have to. We've all had a watery, bland soup or an overcooked chicken "casserole"—and those dishes were victims of …

Mentally Strong Kids Have Parents Who Refuse to Do These 13 Things

Give up the bad habits that rob kids of mental strength.<p>Raising a mentally strong kid doesn't mean he won't cry when he's sad or that he won't fail sometimes. Mental strength doesn't make you immune to hardship and it's not about suppressing your emotions.<p>In fact, it's quite the opposite. Mental …

Self-help

Best Taco Recipes

Here, our favorite taco recipes from both our own kitchen and chefs around the world. From fish tacos with creamy lime guacamole to crispy fried …

16 Essential Soup Recipes for Fall

While I will happily dip my spoon into a warm bowl of soup all year long, there is no time more satisfying and comforting than right now in the early …

Cooking

4 Discipline Mistakes Pushover Parents Make

Even if you’re usually totally in control as a parent, don’t be surprised if you fall into one of these discipline traps some day.<p>Softie. Spineless. Pushover. These are a handful of the words that have been used to describe my discipline style—by everyone from my husband to my mom to strangers at …

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

7 Ways to Raise a Resilient Child

You can’t shield kids from all the crappy things in life, but we have seven strategies to help them face challenges with a can-do spirit.<p>When I asked my daughter, Birdy, to think of the time she was proudest of herself, she said, quickly, “The high ropes.” She meant the adventure-challenge obstacle …

5 Signs You’re a Toxic Parent.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p><b>2</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) First things first, let’s dismiss the notion that as a parent you know exactly what’s best for your …

10 Ways To Raise A Kid Who Can Handle Money (And Isn't An Entitled Jerk)

In Beth Kobliner’s excellent book “Make Your Kid a Money Genius (Even If You’re Not),” many readers are taken aback to learn that financial literacy starts as young as age three. What’s more, your child’s basic money habits are formed by age seven. <i>If only I had read this when my kids were toddlers</i> …

Personal Finance

7 Simple Ways To Nurture Your Children's Creativity At Home

Creativity — using our imagination to come up with ideas or make something new — is one of the most valuable qualities human beings can have. …

What Every Parent Can Do to Keep Their Kids From Drowning in College Debt

I have a message for parents: the world has changed. And this has profound implications for how we should raise our kids today.<p>We’re still preparing …

The Best Vegetarian One-Pot Recipes

We'll do anything to clean fewer dishes.<p>Nothing makes the chore of cooking dinner infinitely easier than one-pot recipes. One-pot recipes not only mean that there will be fewer dishes to wash at the end of the night, but they also generally indicate a simpler recipe.<p>Simple does not mean less …

Cooking

10 Things Parents Who Want to Raise Successful Kids Say Every Day

No matter what they hope to achieve, here are powerful ways to instill a real foundation for success.<p>We all want our kids to be happy and fulfilled. We all want our kids to be successful, in whatever pursuit they choose.<p>But while the destination may be different, the actual path to success is very …

Pat's Famous Beef and Pork Chili

Now Playing<p>Fried Rice Pineapple Boat 01:38<p>Who needs bowls when you can serve fried rice in scooped-out pineapples?<p>Now Playing<p>Giant S'more for a Crowd …

Cooking

16 Hearty Stew Recipes to Ride Out the Winter

This time of year, few things are as satisfying as a rich, hearty stew. We've got plenty of dishes to keep you going until spring, from paprika-scented Hungarian goulash and Tuscan bean, bread, and vegetable stew to meaty <i>carne adovada</i> and chicken stews that come together in just half an hour in the …

Need to Reduce Employee Turnover? 3 Steps to Keep Your Best Employees Happy

Reduce employee turnover in less than 6 months, even with scarce resources.<p>High employee turnover can be catastrophic for the CEO and their entire organization.<p>Losing top talent increases your rehiring and retraining costs, plus it reduces employee incentive to stick around.<p>If unchecked, employee …

Stop yelling at your kids right this instant

If you want your child to do well at school, stop being so hard on them.<p>Children exposed to harsh parenting are more likely to have poor outcomes at …

Guy Fieri's Texas chili recipe is so rich and flavorful, you'll never turn back

Guy Fieri knows his chili. The <i>Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives</i> host is pretty much always eating something meat covered on Food Network, and when it comes …

5 Things the Best Leaders Do Every Day

Start by recognizing your staff members for their good work. And do it in public.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and</i> …

Employment

Amazon club gives your kid a science toy every month

A well-made educational toy can do a lot to foster curious young minds. But what if you're not sure where to start shopping, or wonder which toys are appropriate at your kid's age? Amazon is taking an unusual step to help out. It just launched a STEM Club that delivers one pre-selected science, …

The skills your kids should cultivate to be competitive in the age of automation

We’re all getting used to the thought that in a not-so-distant future, competition for jobs won’t just be other humans, it will also be an intelligent robot, self-driving car, or other artificial agent. But in our gut, we know this can’t be the full truth, that there’s a more nuanced story. We at …

Dad Shows How Kids Can Start Helping Around The House At Any Age

Pretty clever.<p>New Zealand dad Jordan Watson of YouTube fame has offered the internet tons of baby-caring tips.<p>He’s demonstrated 17 ways to hold a baby, offered suggestions on traveling with a kid, and is now here to show loyal viewers how to complete even the most mundane tasks with a baby in …

What will happen if I take my child's phone away?

Every morning, Karly Tophill faced the same exhausting struggle to separate her 13-year-old son from his iPhone, and nag him to get dressed and ready for school. Those fraught hours were not the only flashpoints.<p>When Dylan came home at the end of the day, he didn’t want to let his phone out of his …

Parenting

PBS Is About To Launch Its Own 24/7 Kids Channel Aimed At You And Your Tyke

Alert the P-Pals! (No, not <i>those</i> alleged pee pals.) PBS is launching a 24/7 kids network tomorrow (January 16), as the youngling wing of the <i>Arthur</i> enabling public broadcaster spins off into its own entity.<p>This inspired PBS mutation is being provided as a free service focused on educational …

Are The Volatile Teen Years A Repeat of the Toddler Years? | TODAY.com

The TODAY Parenting Team is a community where anyone can write posts, ask questions and share advice.<p>When I was expecting my third child, I read that children enter a new stage every three to three and a half years, where they assert their independence and challenge the status quo. At the time, my …

Make Your Kid an Investing Genius

Because who else is going to support you?<p>A woman once told me she had come up with a great idea to educate her 14-year-old son about investing: She …

Study shows devoted parents are key to developing world-class talent

It takes 10,000 hours of dedicated practice for a person can become a world-class talent in a given field, or so said writer Malcolm Gladwell in a …

Education