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15 Steps to Take in Your 20s to Become Rich in Your 30s

Once you give up on getting rich quick you have a real shot at getting rich eventually.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’re never too young to set a course for wealth and success. Whether you’re just launching into your career or working toward your next big break, …

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Kristen Bell's Trick to Get Her Kids to Talk About Their Day Is So Simple, You'll Be Mad You Didn't Think of It

One of the most frustrating aspects of sending kids off to school for parents isn't making sure their lunches are made or getting them to the school bus on time. It's the realization that, at the end of the school day, they are going to ask their child how their day was . . . and get silence (or, …

30 Horror Movies So Twisted And Sick You'll Never Unsee Them

This brainchild of horror guru Eli Roth is pretty much every backpacker's nightmare. In it, a pair of American travelers check in to a hostel in Slovakia and are forced to endure a series of truly gruesome tortures.<p>Image: Lions Gate Films

How to talk to your kids about alcohol, according to substance abuse experts

One Small Thing<p>If you wait too long to talk about drinking, your kids may have already formed their own opinions. Here's what experts say to their own kids.<p>April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and though it may be winding to a close, the problem of underage drinking carries on. The National Institute …

Parenting

10 Slow Cooker Recipes Your Kids Will Love

And that everyone else around the table will love, too.

Messing with the mean girls

Girls are getting meaner at a younger and younger age.<p>“What was once behaviour that existed in high school and upper middle school is now seen in …

Parenting

15 things you should be doing after work instead of watching TV if you want to be happier

For the longest time, I would come home from work and immediately pop on the TV. It was mindless — after a day of meetings, intensive heads-down work, and never-ending email chains, the only thing I thought I wanted to do was watch five episodes of some sitcom I'd seen hundreds of times before.<p>But …

What Zack Snyder's DCEU Was Really All About, And Why So Many People Rejected It

The final numbers are mostly in now, and it’s official: <i>Justice League</i>, a movie I liked and which got better (albeit still majority-negative) reviews than previous DCEU releases <i>Batman v Superman</i> and <i>Suicide Squad</i> (but much lower than <i>Wonder Woman</i>, obviously), has the lowest worldwide and domestic box …

Teaching kids about healthy relationships

By Kristin Vanderhey Shaw<p>Laurie was 16 when she started dating Jim, a popular boy in her class. He was the Ferris Bueller of the school, Laurie says, and he was well liked by the jocks, the skaters, the brains. Even the teachers liked him.<p>“He was Mr. Personality,” Laurie, now in her 30s, recalls. …

The 7 Words My Kids Hear Every Night Before Bed

My kids mess up. We apologize, forgive, and together decide what to do differently the next time. But then, we move on. I made a conscious choice a few years ago not to belabor their shortcomings.<p>Here's why.<p>Our kids have so many masters. Add to that a child who is incredibly eager to please, and …

Parenting

Why I Gave My Daughter Permission To Kick Your Son In The Balls

There was an article that went around last year, written by my friend Ashley Fuchs, called “The Reason My Daughter May Punch Your Son.” When I read …

7 Best Airplane Gadgets for Long Flights

Surviving a long-haul flight is no easy feat, let alone getting comfortable on a plane where the air is dry and the space limited. Your carry-on is …

What parenting has taught me: hell is other people’s children | Emma Brockes

Being a mother means playgrounds and finding oneself in the company of strangers’ offspring. It is not a happy place to be<p>One of the things no one tells you in advance – probably because you wouldn’t believe them – is that the worst thing about having children is other people and their children. …

Pop Goes The Housing Boom... In Canada

We're headed for another housing bust. This time in Canada. And the key is China.<p>It's no secret that Chinese investors, seeking asylum from the …

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10 Ways to Give Your Child a Head Start in Life

It takes a village to raise an intelligent child.<p>There's a saying that children are the future. If you're a parent, or are considering becoming a parent sometime in the future, you should give some thought to how you would raise your offspring to become the most successful that they can.<p>With my …

10 things girls need in order to grow up strong and independent, according to a parenting expert

In a day and age where women are still forced to stage marches in every major city across the world to campaign for gender equality, how are parents …

Parenting

Sharing These 20 Truths with Your Child Could Change Their Life

<i>“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”<br>― Margaret Mead</i>Our children grow up so fast. Before we know it they’re out there somewhere …

Parenting

Sheryl Sandberg Says Do These 7 Things to Build Resilience

In a new book, the Facebook leader and best-selling author talks about facing her greatest challenge yet.<p>We all want our kids to be successful and resilient. But of course we hope they will never face a situation like this one.<p>Two years ago, Sheryl Sandberg -- by any definition, one of the most …

Science Says Parents of the Most Successful Kids Do These 10 Things

Want your kids to lead happy and fulfilled lives? Here are some tips for getting them started on the right foot.<p>We all want to lead happy, successful lives. But for parents, there's a time when your priorities shift a bit, and your most important goals start to involve setting your kids up for …

20 Things To Avoid When Parenting A Teenager

As our children grow up everything, starts to change. No sooner do we start feeling confident that we have this 'parenting-lark' sussed - that the …

One in three children send naked selfies online because parents let them 'roam free' on the internet

Children are being bullied, lured into sharing sexually pictures and groomed by abusers online because parents have left them to “roam free” on the internet, the Government’s young people’s tsar has warned.<p>Anne Longfield, the Children’s Commissioner for England, said “wholly irresponsible” adults …

The 40 best books of 2016 you must read immediately

The Post’s books team on the titles they most loved — and some that, curiously, escaped notice.<p>by Paul Kalanithi (Random House)<p>On page one, this …

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Seven Ways to Teach Kids How to Manage Money

As adults, we’ve had a lifetime to learn how to manage our money and spend smart—but are we teaching our kids how to do the same? Finance may seem …

The Most Important Things To Discuss With Your Child Before The Age Of 12

<b>1. Where babies come from</b><p>Arguably no parent is ever ready, nor indeed understands when the time is right to have a chat about the birds and the bees. …

A former Stanford dean explains the simplest thing parents can do to ensure their kids' success

If your kids aren't doing their chores today, don't be surprised if they have trouble collaborating with colleagues later in life.<p>That's the message …

5 Things You Need to Know About Your Only Child

Growing up an only child definitely had its pros and cons for me. On the one hand, I had my parents' attention basically all the time and never had to share my toys; but on the other, I was often lonely, felt like I had to be perfect since I was the only one who could impress my mom and dad, and …

After Trump Scandal, Dad Writes Letter To Sons About What It Means To Be A Man

"Real men don't do that and wouldn't even think to say that."<p>In the midst of the troubling rhetoric about sexual assault and masculinity making headlines this election cycle, one dad is reminding his children what it really means to “be a man.”<p>On Oct. 7, The Washington Post and NBC News published …

8 Things You Should Tell Your Teenage Son About Sex

I now have a teenage son and honestly, I always felt this is supposed to happen to people who are more mature than I am — folks who actually know …

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