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This Kid's Shoe Tying Hack Is Actually Genius

If you've been trying to teach your kids to tie their shoelaces without much success, step aside and let the master do his thing.<p>This Kid's Shoe Tying Hack Is Actually Genius<p>Teaching your little ones to tie their shoelaces can be one of the more frustrating parenting lessons. It's just really hard …

Kids

Want to Raise Healthy, Happy Kids? Science Says Stop This Dangerous Habit Right Now | Inc.com

Parents want the best for their children. Yet, most of us are oblivious to a universal, looming hazard that is literally rewiring our kids' brains and putting them at risk.<p>The danger? It's our kids' constant use of mobile technology.<p>I know that language sounds alarmist. But our collective addiction …

Mental Health

Get F$#%* Dressed! How Applying Lean Management to My Toddler Saved Me Two Hours a Day

My toddler takes forever to get ready in the morning — somewhere in the neighborhood of an hour and 15 minutes. Needless to say, this routine needed …

Project Management

How do I stop my children's bedtime becoming a battle?

It was already well over an hour past her sons’ bedtime of 8.30pm. But as Tara King hosted her book club at home, her heart sank as she heard an all-too familiar refrain. “Mum, where’s my fidget spinner?” called Jasper, nine, before sauntering into the living room in his pyjamas. He was closely …

Parenting

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Science Says Read to Them Like This (But Most Parents Don't) | Inc.com

Just about every parent I know wants to do whatever they can to ensure their kids live happy and successful lives.<p>It's why we pack up and move to new neighborhoods, why we learn to praise our children in specific ways, and why we work to teach them both responsibility and resilience. Now, it turns …

Research

Dads Compete To See Who Can Stack More Cheerios On Their Babies

With Father's Day on the horizon, dads everywhere are taking the daddest challenge ever. They're competing to see who can stack the most cheerios on …

The 27 Best Dress Shoes For Men

Oxfords, Derby’s, Monk Straps, Chelsea’s and Chukka’s. What?! As a man, it’s imperative to maintain a well-dressed appearance, but not everyone knows …

Men's Fashion

Baby tech is sold on fear, not practicality

Anxious parents can fall prey to fear-mongering marketers<p>Last night when I put my baby to bed, I closed the door, walked downstairs and made sure that the "parent" end of my audio monitor was turned on. My eight-month-old son wasn’t wearing a booty that monitored his oxygen levels or a onesie that …

Parenting

As If Pregnancy Weren’t Hard Enough, Now Scientists Are Saying You Can’t Even Have Cheese Fries

Pregnancy isn’t easy. You deal with morning sickness and crazy mood swings, then aren’t even allowed a cocktail at the end of the day. And now …

Pregnancy

Babies in the Womb Aren’t So Sterile After All

In a series of papers published in the journal <i>Birth Defects Research Part C: Embryo Today</i>, scientists explore the still-mysterious world of microbes …

Parenting