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5 Money Values You Need To Teach Your Kids

Whether you're rolling in dough or living pay check to pay check, you owe your kids the responsibility of inculcating solid, sustainable money values …

How to Keep Our Children From the Hidden Cost of Fitting Into the Social Media Addiction

A steady diet of fitting in without questioning consequences can cause emotional damage. Facebook executives are looking for new ways forward.<p>Are we at a social media crossroad? Is this the time, as business people and as parents, to ask the questions we have been avoiding in the name of making …

22 Smells From Your Childhood That You Almost Forgot

A sniff down memory lane.<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

"Baby Brain" Is a Totally Real Phenomenon, According to Science

You're not imagining it.<p>A new study has verified something women have suspected for a long time - that pregnancy can really mess with a young mum's …

A Mom's Age At Birth May Impact Whether Her Daughter Has Kids, Study Finds

The decision to have kids or not is something that is so personal for all women. Some women just <i>know</i> that becoming a mother is their calling, while …

Parents and the Specific Power of the Word “Spank”

Moms and dads normalize spanking by drawing distinctions between that and other corporal punishment terms.<p>Parents who think spanking kids is less …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Do This to Help Them Be Strong, Confident, and Resilient

Instead of being victims, resilient kids see themselves as being in control of their destinies. As a result, they tend to grow and get better when bad things happen, instead of crumpling.<p>Much has been written about the habits and characteristics of high-achieving adults, and how they differ from …

Hilariously Bad Family Photos Go Viral

This photo shoot just won the Internet… for how bad the Photoshop job was. Pam Dave Zaring says she got back her family photos from the professional …

Couple Shares Video of Painful, Yet Amazing Procedure to Externally Turn Their Breeched Baby

Their viral video is helping other parents-to-be explore birthing options that are the best fit for their family.<p>The complexity of the female anatomy never ceases to amaze us and the latest viral video to hit Facebook gives us all the more reason to believe women are superheroes.<p>Texas locals, Nick …

No child under 12 should be on social media, bullying expert says

Parents must get tough about social media use in the wake of the tragic death of 14-year-old Amy 'Dolly' Everett, a leading Australian child …

10 Clutter-Busting Strategies for the Kids' Room

We all face the same post-holiday predicament. What are we going to do with those heaping piles of new stuff? The answer is in a New Year refresh …

Here's How Being A Working Mom *Really* Affects Your Kid Later In Life

Throughout history women have been told what their roles must be, and usually that role was to sit at home, take care of the kids, cook, and clean …

Schoolyard conflicts may be linked to serious health problems later in life, research shows

By Amy Joyce<p>Writer/editor<p>Kids argue at school, push each other after a foul on the court, ghost a former BFF.<p>And parents often roll their eyes when these conflicts happen.<p>But in fact, the way kids handle conflict with peers may have major long-term health repercussions. New research from the …

Parents' Dilemma: When to Give Kids Smartphones

BOSTON—Gabriel Krause-Grosman, 12 years old, spent family dinners for the greater part of a year on a smartphone offensive. He hounded. He pleaded. All his friends had one, he prodded. Yet his parents stood firm.<p>“Who the hell would give a junior-high schoolchild a gaming platform to walk through …

iPhones vs. Parents: The Tug of War Over America's Children

BOSTON—Gabriel Krause-Grosman, 12 years old, spent family dinners for the greater part of a year on a smartphone offensive. He hounded. He pleaded. …

In the age of the helicopter parent, why I gave my teens almost total control

My teenagers call me a bunny mom. Let me explain. We live in an affluent suburb with high-performing public schools, and many of our kids’ friends have tiger moms and helicopter dads who heavily police their children’s schoolwork, music practice, and extracurriculars in the hope that their …

Parenting

These photos of Mark Zuckerberg in Hawaii reveal a growing work trend for American dads

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced he will take the entire month of December off to spend time with daughters August and Max.<p>The tech CEO, and parental leave advocate, already took one month after August was born, in August.<p>"I'm going on parental leave for December to be with August and Max, so …

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Parents giving children alcohol too young, researchers say

<b>Parents could be storing up problems for their children by introducing them to alcohol too young and ordering takeaways too often, researchers warn.</b><p>Two universities found that one in six parents gives their children alcohol by the age of 14, when their body and brain are not yet fully …

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3 in 4 Parents With Adult Kids Are Making This Glaring Mistake

Are you guilty of it, too?<p>Many parents struggle to accept the fact that their grown kids no longer need them. But the majority of parents seem to …

Snuggling Your Baby May Affect Their DNA, Says a New Study

Little ones' development may very well be influenced by how much (or how little) close, comforting contact they receive, researchers note.<p>New parents realize that many of the decisions and moves they make early on with their L.O.s are sure to have a reverberating effect. Now, a new study published …

Want to Raise Kids With Great Empathy? Always Ask Them This One Simple Question

Asking your kids how you are doing as a parent makes them see that you want more than the facts.<p>"How am I doing as your dad?"<p>It's a question I didn't ask often enough.<p>Yet, it's an incredibly valuable question to ask, because to my kids it meant I was being vulnerable enough to ask for their …

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How To Make Working from Home Work with Small Kids

How To Make Working from Home Work with Small KidsSeven years ago, when I decided to give up my teaching job and become a stay at home mom (you can …

Hug for a Great Cause this Father’s Day

Next to fuzzy dandelions clutched in sticky kiddo hands, hugs are the best (and most abundantly offered) gifts at our house.<p>Which means that Father’s …

Parenting

Bus Driver Sees Crazed Couple Staring At School And Steps On Gas To Foil Their Chilling Plan

Amy is the Director of Trending Content at LittleThings. She loves viral videos, her poodle mix Cali, and doing the robot.<p>It started off as a normal …

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