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More than just a tantrum: here's what to do if your child has oppositional defiant disorder

Defiance and tantrums are common in childhood. Parents will often tell us about the 30-minute tirade they faced because their child wanted a blue …

Parenting

10 Ways to Deal with a Child's Defiance and Non-Compliance

At one point or another, almost every child has likely looked at his parents and said, "No!" when he's been told to do something. As frustrating as …

The 30 Best Dream Pop Albums

With many of the lists we’ve assembled over the past few years, the parameters have been clear. To be considered Britpop, for example, a record had to be guitar-based, from the UK, and released during a certain period. We can argue endlessly about what’s a mixtape and what’s an album, but in …

Indie Music

33 Things to Stop Doing to Your Kids Right Now

In our quest to be a great mom or dad, we often don't see that our actions aren't always best for our children. Now's the time to take off the …

The 10 Best Board Games for Toddlers

There's no more engaging entertainment than a board game. Here's how to let your toddler in on the fun.<p>Toddlers are notoriously hard to understand — …

Kids

The 27 Best Expert Parenting Tips on Discipline

Here's what researchers, scientists, and experts recommend doing to make sure that discipline sticks.<p>When it comes to raising kids, discipline is an …

Parenting

20 Books Every Parent Should Read ASAP

Parents, you are NOT alone.<p><i>The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

The Only 10 Rules You Need to Be a Good Parent

My wife is the person I most admire in my life. She’s one of those people that makes everything she does look so damn easy. I have been humbled by …

Parenting

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

Humans have been gazing up at the stars since before the dawn of civilization. We intrinsically seek to know the unknowable and discover the …

Universe

Try These 26 Phrases To Help Calm An Angry Child

Whether your child has a slow-burning fuse or explodes like a firecracker at the slightest provocation, every child can benefit from learning …

23 comedians and writers to follow who will help you survive the Trump era

We're sorry America, but for many of you, your deepest, darkest nightmare has finally come true: the questionably coherent reality television star of …

Donald Trump

Seven parenting 'tricks' to get your child to do what you want

As any parent knows, at some point (and sometimes several times a day), your child's behaviour is likely to be somewhat challenging.<p>Kids will often be stubborn, argumentative and destructive - and getting them to calm down, listen and behave with consideration can be an uphill struggle.<p>A recent …

These Amazing Illustrations For Parents Is Definitely What Parents Should Read Today

We live in a busy world. Sometimes owing to work and other pressures, its very easy to overlook a few things. We designed this illustrations to help …

Don't Feel Like Cooking? These Quick Recipes Will Save You.

When the temperatures climb into the triple digits, cooking is the last thing on my mind. But since one can't subsist on watermelon and Popsicles …

5 Top Parenting Challenges and How to Deal with Them

Rebecca Eanes, creator of Positive-Parents.org asked some 9,000 parents what behaviors in their children upset them and made them “lose their cool.” …

Parenting

Science says parents of successful kids have these 13 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents.<p>Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

Physician to parents: You're doing it wrong

Family physician, psychologist and author Leonard Sax wants parents to know that they are “raising kids wrong.” The author of “Boys Adrift” and …

Parenting

Blunt Prescriptions For The Parenting That Children Really Need (Hints For The Workplace, Too)

We recently welcomed beautiful Adeline into our family. She’s our first great grandchild. As I looked into her eyes for the first time, I found myself wondering what life would be for her. What would the world be like when <i>she’s</i> a parent and grandparent? Or, even less remotely, what would the world …

Top 5 Parenting Habits for Raising Happy, Healthy Kids

We all know that parenting can be difficult. In those first few months after birth, when you're basking in the glow of becoming a new mom or dad while reeling from the difficulty of nighttime feeds, much of what's necessary to raise a child hasn't really hit you. But, over time, as the months and …

5 Things Bad Parents Are NOT Doing

I've always been very vocal about my disagreement with the social tendency to arbitrarily blame parents, <i>for everything.</i> Parenting is the hardest job in the world. There is no single "right way" to parent. Whether it be circumstance, values, culture, a parent's own upbringing, or experience from …

Adailylife.com

This domain has recently been listed in the marketplace. Please click here to inquire.<p>Daily Life<br>• Egyptian Life<br>• Medieval Life<br>• Daily History<br>• Daily …

Medieval

Stop Being Fragile Parents

I've been embarrassing my children for more than 30 years. They now are happy young adults with loving spouses, adorable children and rewarding careers. Obviously, my strategy worked.<p>Throughout their childhood, I didn't worry about harming their delicate self-esteem. Nor did I hover over their …

Are you Actually BORED? Play with Google (Its DAMN Funny!!!)

One of the world’s top tech company Google has completed its journey of 17 years on 27 September 2015. The name of Google is enough in the internet …

30 Little Things That Mean a Lot to Kids

While these gestures may seem trivial to adults, they go a long way with your little ones. Here are a few easy tricks to make your child smile.<p>Wear that macaroni necklace to work. Well, at least until you're safely out the door.<br>• Tape a family mantra or slogan (Unstoppable! We can, we will! We've got …

Parenting

I’ve discovered the secret of parenting

I have been pin-the-tail-on-the-donkeying my way through fatherhood, but I’ve finally found some advice worth sharing<p>From time to time, because they have come to the staggeringly wrongheaded conclusion that this is an authoritative fatherhood column and not just a public cry for help, people will …

Is This the End of the GOP?

I am going to hit on some topics here that are causing the GOP to lose connection with all thinking voters. I am not a democrat, I am not a republican. I follow politics and have worked for people of both parties that I have felt were up to the job.<p>This article consists of three main points that …

8 Simple Truths About Raising Happy, Healthy, Successful Kids

Type "good parenting" into Google and... whoa. 519,000 results to sift through.<p>Search for "parenting" in the books section on Amazon and... holy cow. 1,979 new titles. And those are just the books that have been released over the last 30 days!<p>Clearly, when it comes to "effective parenting," there's …

The 8 Golden Rules of Parenting

Until the birth of our fourth baby, Martha and I really thought we knew everything it took to be good parents. After all, we were already raising …

Parenting

10 Things You Shouldn't Do To Your Children That You Think Are Acts of Love

A dysfunctional family is more than disagreement or constant arguments. Anything from plain neglect, to abuse and even verbal and physical violence …

Self-help