Parenting Information


Parenting Information

A Man and His Baby


When a couple steps forth with a baby in tow everything in life is stable and normal. People hold open doors, hard shopkeepers "chuck" and go all gooey before catching themselves and generally life is an easy ride.

The Disadvantages of Home Schooling


"Home Schooling - Look Before You Leap"Are you considering home schooling your children? While you may have focused on the advantages of this form of education, take a moment to think about possible disadvantages of home schooling. Consider the demands of home schooling before you take the plunge.

Wholism and Materialism


Perhaps I could make a lot of money by founding a Thinker's Anonymous organization. It surely is the rage to eschew thinking.

The Free Ride In Public Schools


To protect children's self-esteem or deflect complaints by parents, many public schools today automatically advance failing students to the next grade level. In other schools, some students are left back a maximum of one year, then promoted again regardless of their academic skills.

Punishing the Victim -- Why Public Schools Pressure Parents To Give Their Kids Mind-Altering Drugs


Public-school teaching is structured in such a way that it inevitably bores millions of normal, active children who are forced to sit in classrooms six to eight hours a day with about twenty other immature children. The teacher has to cover the curriculum, so she is pressured to teach all the kids the same material in the same way.

Ten Terrific Ideas for Rainy Day Fun


It's been raining for a week and the kids and bored and restless. How do you cure those rainy day blahs? Try some of these parent tested and kid approved ideas and your children will be hoping for another rainy day when the sun finally peaks through.

Working Moms vs. Stay-at-Home Moms, Lets Stop Debating Each Other and Debate the System Instead!


I could nearly fund my children's future education if I received money every time I've heard a woman say, "I wish I could afford to stay at home full time." Sometimes you can recognize a few working women making this statement to avoid judgment from the stay-at-home parenting world (and they shouldn't feel this way).

Parental Internet Control Tips


The Internet is one of the greatest inventions of all time. Parental Internet Control will protect our loved ones from internet filth like pornography and hate material just a click away.

When A Parent Is Deployed


When a parent is deployed with the military it can be very traumatic for the children left behind. Having things for them to do, that makes them feel a part of the family and helping the parent who is gone, is really important.

5 Tips For Talking To Your Children About What They See In The News


Mommy (Daddy), Why do those people want to hurt everyone?Last week, the world was shaken by another terrorist attack. Hot on the heels of the Live 8 benefits and in the middle of the G8 Summit, bombs exploded in London.

Picky Eater - Fighting the Good Fight


Often, the struggle at dinnertime with your picky eater is not so much about food as it is about control. As children become more independent, conflicts can arise as they carefully scrutinize what goes into their mouths.

The Financially Intelligent Parent: 8 Steps to Raising Successful, Generous, Responsible Children


What you say and do about money has a profound influence on your child. There are money moments every day that you can use to teach your children important skills and lessons about life.

Teaching Your Children About the Value of Money


We take it for granted that children know how money gets into our wallets. The tips below will guide you through teaching your children the value of money.

How to Get Your Children Brand Free


Those of you that have children know what an excursion to the local mall or supermarket can be like. If you're not careful, this simple trip can easily become a wallet draining experience.

How Do Campers Protect Their Children?


Oh yes you have! Suddenly, "Where's Bobby?" You instantly realize that he is not where he is supposed to be-where you told him to stay! Little kids, and even older ones, just don't behave like they used to. Has anyone noticed that?Since corporeal punishment of children has departed the scene, parents are left with the ominous job of establishing rules for their kids to follow using verbal communication techniques, as apposed to grandpa's "back-of-the-hand" coersion.

More Articles from Parenting Information:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43 | 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 | 68 | 69 | 70 | 71 | 72



MORE RESOURCES:
Pearls of parenting wisdom, unearthed in Venice  The Washington Post

In my experience, children will look at Venetian art as long as you want them to if there's a dead saint's body involved and the promise of unlimited gelato.


There’s Evidence on How to Raise Children, but Are Parents Listening?  The New York Times

Day-to-day individual choices matter less than we think, but national policies seem to matter a lot.


End the Plague of Secret Parenting  The Atlantic

If mothers and fathers speak openly about child-care obligations, their colleagues will adapt.


Living with Children: Child raising vs parenting  Chicago Tribune

There is child raising and there is "parenting." America replaced the former with the latter in the 1970s and it's been downhill ever since. My mother - a single ...


Why Are American Moms So Into Parenting Advice?  The Atlantic

Women are struggling to balance work and family, and they're hoping that the latest podcast, book, magazine article, or class is going to offer them an answer.


The parenting myth: How kids are raised matters less than you think  New Scientist

DNA is more important to a child's personality, exam results and future income than the way they are brought up – but that's good news, says geneticist Robert ...


Be Upfront About Your Parenting Responsibilities in the Workplace  Lifehacker

When I was 23, I worked at a newspaper. Just about every day, my boss would remark that she needed to head out at a certain hour to pick up her daughter.


Reading With Toddlers Reduces Harsh Parenting, Enhances Child Behavior, Rutgers-Led Study Finds  Rutgers Today

People who regularly read with their toddlers are less likely to engage in harsh parenting and the children are less likely to be hyperactive or disruptive, ...


The Worst Parenting Advice I’ve Ever Received  Fatherly

When you become a parent, everyone has an opinion. Some of it is great; some of it really isn't. Here are 15 pieces of bad advice parents have received.


How my mother prepared us to live without her  The Washington Post

The night my mother told me that her cancer was terminal, she came into my room to say good night, same as she always did. “I'm so sorry I'm not going to be at ...


Outsourced parenting: From toilet-training to baby stylists, there's any service you need  USA TODAY

When Elizabeth Siegel's toddler was ready to be potty-trained last year, she didn't reach for a how-to book, check out advice on mommy blogs or ask her own ...


6 Parenting Books That Are Absolutely Not Worth Your Time  Fatherly

There are some great parenting books out there. The majority of parenting books, however, are an unhelpful, condescending nightmare. These six books are ...


12 Essential Parenting Podcasts For Parents Without Any Free Time  Fatherly

The podcast thing is out of control. There are literally thousands of them, and more every day. If you've gotten on board this runaway train, then you probably ...


I Do Most of the Child Care. How Do I Correct My Husband’s Parenting Mistakes?  Slate

Care and Feeding is Slate's parenting advice column. Have a question for Care and Feeding? Email careandfeeding@slate.com or post it in the Slate Parenting ...


5 Surprising Ways Having A Toxic Parent Shows Up In Your Parenting The scars of our  Romper

The scars of our youth run deep into the viscera of our beings. It is nearly impossible to separate what was done to us with how we have managed and what we ...


Parenting Points — A strong self-image is a strong child!  Afro American

When a baby is born, families almost always want to know who the baby looks like. DNA, passed from parents to offspring, contains specific traits from genes.


Economist Emily Oster explains the science of parenting  The Verge

The Verge interviews Emily Oster, a health economist at Brown University and the author of Cribsheet: A Data-Driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting ...


Parenting guru, 2 others plead guilty to paying bribes to get kids better ACT scores  USA TODAY

Jane Buckingham, Marjorie Klapper and Robert Flaxman are three more wealthy parents set to plead guilty in the nation's college admissions scandal.


Working Moms and Stay-at-Home Moms Are Not at War  The New York Times

They're often the same people — because parents go in and out of the work force depending on their caretaking needs.


Raising Kids Is Hard. Our New Site Will Make It Easier.  The New York Times

NYT Parenting, a Times site, aims to bring clear, expert advice — and a sense of community — all together in one place.


How a Second Chance At Parenting Restored My Life  Thrive Global

Wanting to have children was always a no-brainer for me. It was like a career goal and I never wavered from it. That was until my firstborn son passed away ...


The Terrible Parenting Advice Baby Boomers Need to Stop Telling Us  Fatherly

Baby Boomers mean well. But some of their brand of "back in my day..." parenting advice needs to be retired.


How Do Your Parents Share the Responsibilities of Parenting?  The New York Times

How are parenting responsibilities divided in your home? Who makes sure the children get up in the morning and are dressed for school? Which parent does ...


Diane Tarantini: More parenting tips  Charleston Gazette-Mail

If you read last week's column with several of my favorite parenting tips, welcome back for more.


51 Moments of Parenting That Are Absolutely Terrible  Fatherly

Parenting is wonderful. But it can also be pure hell. To celebrate some of the more hellish parts of raising kids, here are 51 moments of parenting that are just the ...


I'm terrified of parenting in the anti-vaxxer age  The Outline

Anti-vaccine propaganda isn't just harmful to children. It threatens to erode our entire sense of community.


Kirsten Gillibrand’s new 2020 platform: making parenting affordable  Vox.com

The Family Bill of Rights outlines a wide-ranging vision on everything from affordable child care to the costs of fertility treatments.


Parenting in 2019: The push to let kids fail  KARE11.com

As styles of parenting change, some experts say parents should find a balance between love and discipline to set their child up for successful futures.


When parenting gets tough, the tough get parenting | Articles | News | OakPark.com  Wednesday Journal

Parenting has never been easy. Adam and Eve, the first parents, had a rough start. Their younger son Cain killed his older brother Abel.


Welcome to NYT Parenting. Here’s Why We Won’t Say ‘Natural Birth.’  The New York Times

It's imprecise and can make families whose births are deemed not “natural” feel shame.


Kane Brown Already Got Parenting Advice From Jason Aldean  Taste of Country

Kane Brown talks pregnancy, getting parenting advice from his fellow artists and more on 'Taste of Country Nights'.


Technology and parenting: addressing the friction  The Next Web

Raising children has always been tough work. Whether in ancient Greece or modern America, there have always been distinct cultural challenges that come ...


Photos and Art from “The Future Generation: Parenting, Children, and Community Stories"  Baltimore Beat

At the Beat's Baltimore Museum Of Art Open Hours event “The Future Generation: Parenting, Children, and Community Stories” this past Saturday, we were able ...


Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge on the Isolation of Parenting: It ‘Can Quickly Become...Debilitating’  Newsweek

In a letter to child development experts, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, outlined some of the difficulties new parents experience after welcoming their ...


Want your kid to be like Bill Gates? Here's what the billionaire's parents didn't do—and it clearly paid off  CNBC

Want to raise the next Bill Gates? Join the club. Bringing up a multibillionaire tech legend is really just a pipe dream, but it goes without saying that we still want ...


The Cat in the Hat Is Right About Parenting  Reason

The most libertarian answer to the question of what it means to be a libertarian parent is that there is no answer.


I raised 2 successful CEOs and a doctor—here's one of the biggest mistakes I see parents making  CNBC

It's rather strange to be a “famous” parent and have your family profiled on the cover of magazines. I certainly don't claim all the credit for their successes, but all ...


Psychedelic parenting: The sad new trend of microdosing moms  The Week Magazine

Parents who struggle to cope with the daily grind of raising kids are turning to mind-altering, illegal drugs. According to a recent report from The Guardian, ...


PARENTING: Respecting a child’s basic right to privacy  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Our children need privacy. We would even go as far as to say they have a fundamental right to it. Kids of all ages need the freedom to think their own thoughts ...


12 Endearing Parenting Quotes From David Beckham  HuffPost

David Beckham was just shy of 24 years old when he welcomed his first child, and in the two decades since, he's learned a few lessons about parenthood.


Kim Kardashian Mom-Shamed for First Photo of Baby Psalm: The Controversy Over Her Parenting Fail  The Cheat Sheet

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's first photo of baby Psalm received a lot of criticism because of this unsafe parenting fail.


Economist looks at parenting advice data, says relax  The Columbian

At my son's 6-week-old checkup, I was given a wonderful gift by our pediatrician. She waved away my (many) frantic questions about swaddling, nursing and ...


Reading With Toddlers Reduces Harsh Parenting, Rutgers-Led Study Finds  TAPinto.net

People who regularly read with their toddlers are less likely to engage in harsh parenting and the children are less likely to be hyperactive or disruptive, ...


Parenting styles can influence children to be pro-social  WVLT.TV

Developmental psychologists have found that while there might be some differences among various cultures, there are certain parenting styles that lend ...


What 7 American Moms Learned About Parenting While Living Abroad  HuffPost

Mothers share what they found different, from postpartum customs to attitudes toward kids.


Positive Parenting: Mom needs friends, too  WKOW

A survey done by Cornell University researchers found that the average person has two close friends. Now, a new study shows moms of babies may want to ...


Connecticut Families Extra: Parenting prosocial kids  WTNH.com

When it comes to parenting, there is no one-size-fits all approach.


The dangers of over-parenting  Valley News Live

In the ten years Julie Lythcott-Haims served as dean of freshmen at Stanford University, she noticed a disturbing trend. Students could not function without their ...


Harvesting Wisdom from Stories  The Good Men Project

Hearing how other parenting stories end, as the children reach maturity, we can feel hope that our story, too, will end well.


'Good enough' parenting is good enough, new research says  EurekAlert

What really matters in caring for babies may be different than commonly thought, says Lehigh University researcher Susan S. Woodhouse, an expert on infant ...


Kim Kardashian's Best Parenting Advice Is More Helpful Than You Think  The Cheat Sheet

Does Kim Kardashian have valuable parenting advice? Learn what the mom of 3 has to say.


15 Funny And Sincere Parenting Quotes From Stephen Colbert  HuffPost

The "Late Show" host has three children — Madeline, Peter and John.


A Columbus Pastor's Perspective: 'Parenting from a distance'  Sauk Prairie Eagle

This being Mother's Day weekend, I want to offer the parenting wisdom I've learned over the last four decades to you moms out there—and to those who support ...


I Raised Two CEOs and a Doctor. These Are My Secrets to Parenting Successful Children  TIME

Esther Wojcicki raised Anne, Susan and Janet Wojcicki, two CEOs and a doctor. Here's how she thinks about parenting.


Meghan Leahy offers parenting advice on young siblings, and how to make chores work  The Washington Post

Every other Wednesday, our parenting advice columnist, Meghan Leahy, answers questions in her online discussion. Here are some edited excerpts from her ...


A Rookie Sports Parent’s Guide to Sports Parenting  The Wall Street Journal

I've recently become a bona fide sports parent. I think it's going fine. I've yet to get arrested for sumo-wrestling another parent in the parking lot. Of course, there's ...


Positive Parenting: Science-focused activities  WMUR Manchester

Dr, Lara Gengarelly of the UNH Cooperative Extension details the fun activities parents can do with their children involving science, including bird-watching and ...


On Parenting: Meghan Leahy took your questions about parenting  Washington Post

Meghan Leahy, a parenting coach with Positively Parenting, joined On Parenting editor Amy Joyce to talk about parenting children of all ages. Mari-Jane ...


How Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Are Sharing Parenting Duties Now with Four Kids: Source  PEOPLE.com

Following the birth of their fourth child and second son, Kanye and Kim Kardashian West have "found a way to parent as a team," a source tells PEOPLE.


Apple is nixing iPhone parenting apps: Here's why  CNET

Let's dive into the saga of mobile device management, or MDM, software and why it's causing a showdown between Apple and iOS developers.


The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week (May 18-24)  HuffPost

Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So, each week we round up the most hilarious 280-character quips from ...


Man takes parenting 'one step too far'  Huron Daily Tribune

BAD AXE — A Bad Axe man was sentenced to 180 days in the county jail this week for what his attorney referred to as taking “parenting one step too far.”.


Active Parenting class | Gila County  Payson Roundup

Even if you're already a parent, chances are you'll add to your child-rearing toolkit in the series of First Five Years Active Parenting classes at 6 p.m. ...


Mom and Dad Are Fighting: Theatrical Charlatan Edition  Slate

And as usual, we share our triumphs and fails and offer up some recommendations.


Three Parenting Lessons That Can Improve Your Leadership  Forbes

Some of the lessons learned as a parent apply to most professionals and do not require you to sign up for 1 a.m. diaper changes -- unless, of course, you want ...


Why American moms are seriously struggling  USA TODAY

Analysis: Economic, cultural and technological changes have piled on new pressures for moms.


Average mom spends 97 hours a week parenting, survey finds  FOX 10 News Phoenix

Being a mother is hard work, and unlike other jobs that offer an annual salary, vacation days and other benefits, there are no days off and there is no weekly ...


Some Emo Parenting Advice From American Football  VICE

The godfathers of modern emo talked to us about balancing touring, parenting, and dealing with the pressure of being a cult band.


What ‘Good’ Dads Get Away With  The New York Times

Division of labor in the home is one of the most important equity issues of our time. Yet at this rate it will be another 75 years before men do half the work.


Positive Parenting: Kids Toys  9&10 News

From building blocks to batteries, kids' toys are evolving. In today's positive parenting, Michelle Dunaway took a look at this innovative devices and how they are ...


Parenting Your Way - Meet The Mothers Making Their Own Rules  elle.com

Breast or bottle? Internet-free or on Instagram? Maintaining tradition or mindfulness schools? Meet the women scrapping the parenting 'rulebook' to mother their ...


Mayor Pete Buttigieg's advice about bullying is also a pretty great parenting motto  Chicago Tribune

Pete Buttigieg told an 11-year-old that she has control over whether bullies make her into a worse version or a better version of herself.


The push for equal parenting in Minnesota  Valley News Live

Currently, in Minnesota, both parents have a presumptive baseline of 25 percent parenting time with their children. Most often, parents work out the remaining 50 ...


Prince Harry Just Got the Most Adorable (and Practical!) Piece of Parenting Advice from a Kid  PEOPLE.com

Prince Harry promised the schoolchildren that he would read their cards when he was up at "4 o'clock in the morning" with son Archie.


Parenting and Labor in the Art World: A Call to Arms  Hyperallergic

To argue for basic human rights seems to be only acceptable when spoken of by artists in museum galleries, but not by the art workers whose labor underpins ...


Positive Parenting: ADHD in Babies  9&10 News

Could your little ones behavior actually be a warning sign for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?. Babies who have a hard time sleeping, eating, ...


Parenting in black and white: Talking to our children about race  Detroit Free Press

For black and white parents raising children in Detroit, there's no ignoring the elephant in the room.


How Queen Elizabeth’s Relationship With Prince Charles Affected Princess Diana’s Parenting?  International Business Times

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles' relationship affected Princess Diana's parenting. According to Andrew Morton in his 2011 book “William and Catherine,” ...


Patton Oswalt The Secret Life Of Pets 2 Interview | Moms  Moms

Under the direction of Chris Renaud and Jonathan Del Val, The Secret Life of Pets 2 animated film creatively draws fans of the franchise back into the fun, ...


Tamera Mowry-Housley Explains Why She's 'Done Having Kids': 'Parenting Is Work'  Essence

Tamera Mowry-Housley doesn't believe in all work and no play. The Emmy Award-winning talk show host and mother of two is committed to enjoying herself no ...


PhD position 'Parenting beyond pink or blue: What's the brain got to do with it?' (1.0 FTE)  IamExpat.nl

Gender is one of the most important organizers of social life. From the moment a child is born, it shapes how children are parented and talked to, and parents' ...


It's time for SA's biggest and best baby and parenting expo, MamaMagic Baby Expo  Jacaranda FM

MamaMagic Baby Expo has all you could need, want, and more for 0 to 5 years old, all under one roof.


We all want to be good moms. Janet Lansbury tells us where to start.  USA TODAY

How can I be a good mother? Janet Lansbury's podcast "Unruffled" answers parents' questions, ranging from morning routines to bedtime tantrums, coming from ...


16 Moms Share Shocking Parenting Secrets They're Too Afraid To Say Out Loud  Romper

If you ask most moms to tell you what it's like to be a mom, they'll probably limit their response to just, you know, the good parts. It's natural to want to put your ...


Positive Parenting: Best toys for your baby  69News WFMZ-TV

Toys aren't what they used to be. Gone are the days of building blocks and wooden trains. Today's toys actually talk to you and let you respond back.


How I embrace my parenting mistakes  Chicago Parent

Experienced Chicago mom to new moms: Parenthood isn't perfect.


Study: Mother's almost always parenting  KHON2

They say "A mother's job is never done" and a new survey proves it to be true.


Daddy Duty: Want parenting to be a little easier? Try this  Florida Today

If you were watching a TV show, and you were really involved, how would you feel if someone turned it off midway through and told you it was time to leave?


How Kids Can Change You  Slate

Aymann talks with his older brother about how his parenting style is markedly different from what they grew up with.


Masters in Parenting Podcast Episode 21: Teen Relationship Health  Chicago Parent

Learn about warning signs and solutions to help teens navigate relationships from Yesenia Maldonado, executive director of Chicago's Between Friends ...


'Good enough' parenting is good enough, study finds  Science Daily

Caregivers need only 'get it right' 50 percent of the time when responding to babies' need for attachment to have a positive impact on a baby, new research ...


Positive Parenting: Raising Pro Social Kids  9&10 News

When it comes to parenting, there is no one-size-fits all approach. All children require different things. Gustavo Carlo, a professor of diversity and multicultural ...


Max Porter’s ‘Lanny’ is a lyrical look at the tribulations of parenting  The Washington Post

When you flip to the first page of Max Porter's second novel, “Lanny,” you instantly understand this is no simple — or simply told — story of a restless, green-eyed ...


Positive Parenting: Help your kids stay fit this summer  WKOW

MADISON (WKOW) — In the U.S, nearly one in five kids, ages six to 19, is obese. Now a new study by researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center looks ...


PARENTING: Your family is your child’s first community  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Human beings are hardwired to live in a community where they feel connected to other people and a part of something bigger than themselves.


The Moms Who Were Extremely Online in 1993  The Atlantic

In the early days, it was so hard to describe us. People were like, 'What are you talking about?'”


Teen Parenting Reality TV Worsens Stigma, Researchers Say  New England Public Radio

A new study from UMass Amherst suggests that many reality shows about teen parenting do more harm than good, especially when it comes to stigma.


Shared Parenting Day a time of celebration for Kentucky's children  Courier Journal

April 26 is also a day to celebrate a wave of change across the nation that has led to 23 other states proposing shared parenting legislation in 2019.


Prince William and Kate Middleton have parenting advice for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle  TODAY

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry just got parenting tips from a couple of royal baby experts: Kate Middleton and Prince William.


Prince Harry Gets Cute Parenting Advice From a Child  Radio.com

Figuring out how to raise a child when you are a new dad can be daunting. Luckily for Prince Harry, he's got a slew of royal help and the advice of one of his ...


home | site map
© 2007