Parenting

Parents, stop teaching your kids to be weak

What traits do we want our children to possess as they grow up?<p>In the last year we’ve heard so much about “how to talk to kids” about current events, …

Opinion

See the Stunning, Rare Photo of Madonna With All 6 of Her Children on Her Birthday

The pop star recently celebrated her 59th birthday with all six of her kiddos by her side.<p>For the first time, Madonna has shared a photo of all six of her children together! The pop legend took to Instagram after celebrating her 59th birthday party in Lecce, Italy last week alongside her sons …

Madonna

Is one child enough?

When are you going to give your child them a brother or a sister? Aren't they lonely? What happens if they die and you are left with no kids?<p>Parents …

Australian News

Parenting 'expert' says hitting your child is in the same category as breastfeeding them

They're two emotive parenting topics which, when handled in a careless way individually, can become contentious.<p>Yet physically disciplining your …

Inside the Internet's Obsession with "Slime"

Strange, soothing—whatever you call it, millions of young women all over the world have been watching it, making it, and raking in money from it this year.<p>The pastel pink mass swelled and receded on my screen. Disembodied fingers poked and prodded it, resulting in loud pops and smacks. I watched as …

Kids

Find STEM Activities For Your Kids At This New Website

Image: iStock<p>A national searchable database of both locally available and online science, technology, engineering and mathematics activities is up …

Technology (Australia)

Are good sleepers born or made?

Are some babies just born "good sleepers" while others are not?<p>The answer is no according to Dr. Darius Loghmanee, a pediatric sleep medicine …

Babies

Miss Manners: We explain why we’re not socializing, and we get scolded

<b>DEAR MISS MANNERS:</b> My husband and I find ourselves in the challenging position of being caregivers to elderly parents — on both his side of the …

Advice

Mark Zuckerberg’s Viral Post Reminds Us Of The Importance Of Parental Leave

With the birth of his second daughter approaching, he announced he’ll be taking two months off<p>Despite the fact that it’s 2017 and dads play an …

Lifestyle

Bachelor Stars Jade Roper & Tanner Tolbert Welcome Their Baby & Share Beautiful, Intimate Photos

The Bachelor in Paradise couple welcomed their baby girl on Thursday, August 17 and have since shared stunning, intimate images on social media.<p>Jade Roper and Tanner Tolbert, who met during the second season of <i>Bachelor in Paradise</i>, are parents! The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter, on …

Babies

Kailyn Lowry Shares Sweet Breastfeeding Pic 3 Weeks After Giving Birth To Third Son

Here is a picture of Kailyn Lowry breastfeeding her newborn son. It’s not gross or inappropriate as sone online haters like to say. It’s beautiful …

Celebrity Gossip

Please don’t tell my child off – that’s my job and my job only

opinion<p><b>All little angels have off days and my kids are no exception.</b><p>Kids have super powers that mean they can sense when you really, really want/need …

Parents claim day care bound their child to chair with duct tape

A couple were horrified after being sent a photo of their four-year-old daughter “duct taped to a chair while at nursery.”<p>Parents Elysha Brooks and …

Day Care

How to choose picture books that will empower, not damage, a child

For centuries, most children’s books reinforced messages that children are unimportant, incompetent and powerless. Children need to shape up and …

Children's Books

Teachers: The Top 5 Ways To Keep Special Needs Parents Off Your Back

My home phone rang the other day right before my kids got home from school. For those of you who do not know what I mean by “home phone,” it’s that …

Lifestyle

How to Get Your Kids Organized for the New School Year

Emily is a mother located in Florida who has a borderline obsession with coffee. Her blog will cover lessons learned as a parent that also has a …

Kids

How To Protect Your Kids From Disturbing, Fake Peppa Pig Videos On YouTube

I'm cool with <i>Peppa Pig</i>. Peppa is a charmingly imperfect pig-child, and Daddy Pig, despite falling into the cliché befuddled father type, makes me …

Kids

Jessa Duggar Shows Off Spurgeon’s Latest Loot, Gets ‘Counting On’ Fans’ Approval For Buying Used Toys

Among her married sisters, Jessa Duggar is probably the one who has become the most dedicated in terms of motherhood. Unlike her sister, Jinger, who …

Entertainment

Curious Kids: Why do we count to 10?

<i>This is an article from Curious Kids, a series for children. The Conversation is asking kids to send in questions they’d like an expert to answer.</i> …

Kids

Poonam Mahajan: Games, Whales and Digital Age parenting

<b>Illustration/Ravi Jadhav</b><p>Does only depression lead to suicide? Does only trauma lead to suicide? Imagine this. A 13-year-old happy, vivacious child …

Digital Age

SummerSlam: WWE Superstars surprise Make A Wish Foundation children

Some Make A Wish kids were surprised by their favorite WWE Superstars at the top of One World Trade Center before SummerSlam.<p>Before SummerSlam …

WWE

Rejecting The Notions Of Modern Motherhood In Favor Of Giving My Kids An Amazing Childhood

My earliest memories are of wandering around the forest trying to keep up with my big sister. We lived in the middle of nowhere in Northern …

Lifestyle

What Is It About the Death of 70 Kids in Gorakhpur That’s Eating My Heart and Soul?

Are these children just a news item, some numbers, data? Or a legacy of 70 years of apathy that runs in my veins – and everybody else’s too?<p>India has …

‘Teen Mom 2’ Star Kailyn Lowry Won’t Accept ‘Flakey’ Behavior From Baby Daddy Chris Lopez

Kailyn Lowry is reportedly disappointed in her third baby daddy’s recent behavior towards their child.<p>According to a new report, the <i>Teen Mom 2</i> star …

Entertainment

Mhairi Black says SNP are ensuring all children in Scotland are given best possible start in life

The MP insists the Scottish Government will make our country one of the best places in the world to bring up a child with the new baby box scheme …

Babies

Exchange District's Toad Hall Toys turns 40

It was raining toads in the store on Saturday<p>A beloved Winnipeg toy store has entered middle age, and Winnipeggers were invited Saturday to come help …

Kids

The 15 Commandments Of The School Car Line

If you have school-aged children, chances are, you’ve dealt with the hell that is the car drop-off and pickup line at school. Frankly, I’m a mom who …

Lifestyle

Dad’s App Stops Your Kid’s Phone From Working Until They Answer Your Text

It locks the phone until they reply to dad’s message<p>One of the reasons parents give their kids cell phones is so they can check in on them. …

Lifestyle

What it’s like to parent a newborn, mapped

New parents stumbling through the groggy chaos of life with a newborn can get desperate for information that makes sense of the seemingly unpredictable days. When does she tend to nap? What time are his feeds?<p>A Reddit user and his wife took that impulse to new lengths, meticulously documenting how …

The App Allows Parents To Send Emergency Texts Kids Can't Ignore

When you give your kid a smartphone, the idea is typically that he or she will be much easier to reach. In reality, it many cases it makes it easier …

Lifestyle