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Ten Keys to Successful Parenting

Parenting is an important job and it’s key that we discipline in a way that teaches responsibility by motivating our children internally, to build …

Parenting

Kid-Friendly Road Trip Planner

Here are six boredom-busting family road trip ideas the cover everything from what to see, local eats and where to crash!<p>Shutterstock<p>Route 66 …

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10 Easy Face Painting Ideas

Face painting is a fun way to dress up—no costume required! Get some easy ideas for kids' face painting, plus how-to steps and tips from …

Summer Activities for Kids: 75+ Ideas for Keeping Kids Busy This Summer!

Shares 5K<p>Summer is here, which means kids are home from school for the next 2-3 months! As parents, we want our kids to keep learning, exploring, and …

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Keep Any Active Toddler Busy With These Ideas

Toddlers seem to have endless energy that can often leave you desperate for ways to keep them occupied. Instead of using the little bit of energy you …

Parenting

These funny kids spelling mistakes are, put simply, priceless.

Let’s not play funny buggers here: Children say and do some weird shit. Some of these things are cute. Others, perplexing. And some are just …

The 7 Stages of Parenting

<i>If these look familiar, it's because they are also the seven stages of grief.</i><p><b>1. Shock and Denial.</b><p>Let's say, for instance, that you ask your child a question and they simply stare back at you blankly. You ask it again, but are met with the same response. Because you want to believe your child is …

New Parents Recreate Classic Movie Scenes With Baby

These are a bunch of pics from Cardboard Box Office, a photographic series by new parents Libby and Leon, who recreate scenes from classic movies …

When Parents Become People

Growing up, my mom picked me up at the bus stop at 3:15pm, every day, without fail. When we got home, she’d have a plate of Oreos and milk waiting …

You Know the Type: Mom Parenting Styles

<i>If one of these five “extreme mom” styles sounds familiar, or if you’ve ever gotten off a sane parenting track because of all you juggle in your work</i> …

Parenting

Why We Aren't The Parents We Know We Could Be

Most parents I know suffer from occasional — or constant — eruptions of parental self-judgment: moments when they feel they fall short of being the parents they could be. There's a gap between what they know about effective parenting (in the abstract) and what actually happens in everyday practice …

US teenager sues parents for 'refusing to pay' for her university education

A New Jersey student has asked a court to make her parents support her and pay for her college education after a row<p>An 18-year-old student has lost the first round in her lawsuit against her parents over school fees and living expenses, in a case that could set a precedent for a family's obligation …

College & University

Sweet Photos of Animal Parents and their Young

Image: Jan Pelcman<p>These photos illustrate the close bonds between some animal parents and their offspring. For example, polar bears stay with their …

Flight Attendant Threatens to Kick Parents Off Plane for Trying to Keep Baby Safe​​​

Obnoxious airline debacle aside, let's talk about flying with little ones for a moment here: It's basically the opposite of a walk in the park. But …

11-Year Old Invents a Gadget to Prevent Parents from Leaving Their Babies in Hot Cars

Parenting is a long period of anxiety punctuated by moments of sheer terror. Parenting a baby is a particularly stressful time because a child is at …

Best Parenting Tweets: What Moms And Dads Said On Twitter This Week

Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 140-character quips from moms and dads to spread the joy. Scroll down to read the latest batch and follow @HuffPostParents on Twitter for more!<p><b>Read More</b><p>Last Week's …

4 Financial Steps Every New Parent Needs to Take

Having a baby creates a whole new set of financial responsibilities and it can be confusing to know where to start. If you want to give your family …

How to Raise A Perfect Child

In case you didn't know, there is only one way to parent. Deviating from the right way will result in kids who are not only unhealthy, unintelligent, and immoral, but will grow up to be <i>lower middle class</i>, and isn't that what we all truly fear the most? Children who grow up without unprecedented …

The Top 10 Games Every Parent Should Play to Encourage Their Baby to Talk

<b>1. Peek-a-boo!</b><p>It's an all-time classic for a reason -- babies and toddlers just love it! Initially, use a transparent scarf or piece of fabric and briefly trail it over your face, so your baby can see your face and then you momentarily disappear. As your face is covered, start saying "Peek-aaa... " …

6 Things You Wished You Knew Before Your First Kid

A trend occurred in the early 20th century when many Americans moved away from rural areas and into urban centers. For the first time ever, their children ceased to become economic assets capable of contributing to the family's prosperity and started to become a financial burden. And yet, in spite …

Breastfeeding Mothers Need To Know That They Deserve More

"I support breastfeeding... but... I don't need to see it."<p>I'll be honest, it's hard for me to hold back on the expletives when this phrase (and so many others like it) get thrown around with utter disregard for the impact that they have. These words used to hit me square in the gut, but now, two …

The 50 Best Movies for Kids

Check out some of the best kid-friendly films of all time.<p>Whether you're planning a family movie night or looking for some kid-friendly entertainment options while you and your partner have a date night (or, let's be honest, catch an extra hour of sleep on the weekend!), nothing spoils the fun like …

25 Reasons Kids Should Be Left Alone With Their Dads

Making fun of dads because they are "pretty much just giant children" is <i>soooooooo</i> 2011. Maybe y'all ain't heard, but dads are getting all sorts of respect lately -- not because they're doing anything different, but because -- ugh -- who didn't want to loosen up the grip a little, amirite?<p>Buzzfeed …

10 Crazy Things Said When Up Late With Kids

There is something crazed and stressful about getting up in the night with children, and my wife and I tend to say angry, spiteful and sometimes crazy things when sleep-deprived. These statements are very different from the way we speak to each other during the day, or while dating. Both of us …