Ami Doshi

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Baby Massage: Why You Need to Do It

Babies are so cuddly and adorable moms couldn’t just let go of them. They’re supple skin feels great to touch and caress. So while you’re adoring …

Yoga

The Three Major Pitfalls of Stage Parenting

I haven’t come across a parent who wouldn’t want the best for his or her child. Truth be told, most of the parents I know now are really into …

Parenting

What to Do When You Catch Your Child Lying

Nothing disturbs the inner peace more of a parent than to catch one’s own child lying. It creates doubt and fear in the hearts of parents knowing …

Psychology

When a Child Loves One Parent More Than the Other

When we speak of children loving one more parent than the other, we are doing so in a context that goes beyond favoritism. Favoritism can be as …

Relationships

How to Be Your Child’s Best Friend

Parents are the avowed protectors and providers for their children. In the traditional context of parenting, a parent trying to be the best friend of …

Parenting

Why Is My Baby Crying So Much?

If there’s one thing that babies do — aside from sleeping and pooping, of course — it’s cry. Babies have to cry in order to communicate, and it’s …

Pregnancy

Rocks In My Dryer

I cannot take an ounce of credit for today's little tip--my son's preschool teacher taught it to me years ago. It's such a good one, I couldn't keep …

The Most Crucial Moments in a Child's Educational Life

When should schools intervene?<p>SAN ANTONIO—Early last month, Maricella Perez thought she had all the pieces together. Her essays were done. The letters of recommendation, requested and complete. Her 99.7 grade-point average, and her track record of coordinating student blood drives, raising money …

The Secret to Happier Parenting

We're running ourselves ragged taking care of our children. But it's better -- for us and our kids -- if we're less hands-on.<p>Although I don't think of myself as a "hyper parent," the kind whose children -- with their daily obligations and social commitments -- have taken over her life, let's visit …

Parenting

Easy Kids' Room Decor

Whether you're revamping their bedroom, playroom, study space, or closet, use our simple solutions to wow your kids.<p>Use fabric bins at kid-level to make it simple for little ones to get toys put away where they belong.

Kids

10 Things To Pack In Your Carry On If You Have Little Kids.

Like many of you we are preparing for holiday travel and when our good friends at Little Pim asked us to share with you why we like their products so …

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Top Ten Toys of the Year

Kid toy-testers show you which toys are hot and which are not.

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FiLIP Smartwatch Helps Parents Track Their Child's Location

For parents thinking about getting their child a cell phone for safety, the FiLIP smartwatch and phone hybrid may stave off that need for a few years.<p>…

Positive parenting won't make up for yelling, insulting | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Young adults who had been criticized, insulted or threatened by a parent growing up were more likely to be anxious or depressed, in a new study.<p>Even when the same or another parent expressed plenty of affection, researchers found the apparent harmful effects of having a …

Questions Every Parent Should Ask

Our own life experience is our greatest parenting resource.<p>In my book, <i>Raising Children That Other People Like to be Around</i>, I suggest that parenting is like driving a cab: if you don't at least <b>ACT</b> like you know the way, your passengers (children) are going to be nervous and uncomfortable -- as you …

Is using a tablet to keep your kid occupied lazy parenting? - ...

Photo: iStockphoto<p>When my first child was born, I declined all offers of electronic baby <b>toys</b> that flash and squeak at the bash of a button. I had …

Parents Get Nervous About Parent/Teacher Conferences, Too

I can’t live at The Heatley Cliff all the time. At the Heatley Cliff, Sher and I are spoiled with a super hot staff, a super fast metabolism and all …

Parenting

New Parent? You'll Need This iOS App

Baby fog: extreme discombobulation caused by lack of sleep when you have a newborn. It's worse than a hangover, but guess what? There's an app for …