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Nail Biting Basics


Nail biting in all its various forms is problematic behavior beset by peculiarity and contradiction. Technically speaking, the correct word for nail biting is ANONYCHOPHAGIA.

For School Success, Dont Coddle Your Kids


Parents want their children to succeed in school. However, sometimes their best intentions are misguided.

Vision: 20/20 Is Not Enough!


Now is an excellent time to have your child's vision checked. Don't be too quick to say, "My child's vision is fine: 20/20!" In many cases that is not enough.

Book Review: How to Get Your Child to Love Reading


How to Get Your Child to Love Reading was conceived when author Esmé Raji Codell was staring at a shriveled potato that was sprouting eyes. She wondered, " .

Assertiveness: Key to Better Parenting


I have always been aware of my number one weakness: non-assertiveness. But I have come a long way from the time when I couldn't say 'no' to a child molester and not understanding the importance of telling my parents.

Summer Survival


Summer Survival   The summer season is here and along with it comes summer vacation for the school-aged kids. Moms are now responsible for coming up with the ideas and curriculum for their children and I am the first to admit that by the summer my creative juices have just about run out.

If your child is being bullied - 20 top tips for parents


Keith is now in the fourth grade and he dislikes school.  For a fourthgrader, this does not sound right.

Boundaries - Why Theyre Needed


Imagine a child who lacks ownership of his own life, has noself-control, and lacks respect for others.  If these were the qualities ofyour son, how would you feel for his future wives?    Yes, wives is plural, this is one major reason we need to set boundariesfor our children ­ their future.

The Benefits of Music Education


Despite serious reductions in funding for arts programs in public schools, there is a great need for studying music.  Band, orchestra, and choir all offer students a chance to work together in a social and intellectual group setting and excel at complex tasks.

New Mom...New Baby...New Debt?


Ah, there is nothing like being an expectant mom. Along with your expanding waistline comes the ever growing list of products for you and your new bundle of joy.

Identifying Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in the Classroom: Eight Things Teachers Should


Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is the phrase that is used to describe children who have significant problems with high levels of distractibility or inattention, impulsiveness, and often with excessive motor activity levels. There may be deficits in attention and impulse control without hyperactivity being present.

Will My Child Ever Out-grow His Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder?


If your child has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder then at some point you will be asking the question, "Will my child ever outgrow it?" Well, there is good news, and not so good news, when it comes to the answer. Studies indicate that about half of those with ADHD will outgrow many of the symptoms of the disorder by the time he or she is in their 20's.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: What Do We Mean by Attention Anyway?


When we talk about attention, we are talking about two different kinds of abilities: The ability to focus on a specific task put in front of us to do, such as school work, and the ability to pay attention in a more global sense to the world around us, to be able to pay attention to the buzz of the lights overhead, and the touch of the clothes on your skin, and the children playing outside of the classroom. These are two different kinds of attention.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: What is Impulsivity?


Impulsivity is one of the hallmarks of people with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. This impulsivity is the result of the brain's decreased ability to inhibit.

What is Hyperactivity in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder?


Most of the ADHD kids that are seen in a private practice setting are hyperactive kids simply because they get into the most trouble. Their parents are usually pulling their hair out and saying, "We've got to get this child some help.

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Why an ancient religious text is the best parenting book I've read in years  CNN

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Emily Oster crunches parenting data so you don’t have to  Miami Herald

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These Well-Intentioned Parental Behaviors Actually Result in Kids Who Are Less Successful, Researchers Say  Inc.

The relationship between kids and parents is well-studied and researchers are perpetually learning more about what parents can do--or not do--to help their ...


How Princess Diana was a parenting role model for Prince Harry  AOL

Princess Diana didn't let her sons get too wrapped up in royal life and tried her hardest to give them "normal" experiences.


When parenting goes cuckoo  Science News for Students

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Lori Loughlin Might Use "Parenting On Steroids" As Defense In College Scandal  Refinery29

Lori Loughlin is accused of participating in a college scandal that helped get her daughters into USC.


The Most Important Study I've Read on Parenting in the Age of Anxiety  Forbes

Yale docs say you are probably making your anxious child more anxious. Here's how to stop.


Blessing Hospital hosts Parenting Fair  khqa.com

Blessing Hospital held their 6th annual Parenting Fair on Monday. Attendees were able to talk to local vendors and representatives such as The Girl Scouts and ...


All parenting is hard. Don’t compare yourself with others.  The Washington Post

My sweet friend, sitting across my dining room table with her hands wrapped around a cup of coffee, tears up as she shares her parenting stress. She has two ...


Old-fashioned parenting wasn't as superior as it's made out to be, writes Portland historian  OregonLive

Therese Oneill's "Ungovernable: The Victorian Parent's Guide to Raising Flawless Children" exposes the flawed thinking of the era.


PARENTING CONNECTION: Establish a Set of Family Rules  WLNS

LANSING, Mi. - (WLNS-TV). It's Parenting Connection Tuesday and 6 News is here for you with tips, strategies, and helpful reminders from local child ...


Lori Loughlin Eyes 'Parenting on Steroids' Defense In College Scandal – SheKnows  SheKnows

Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli may argue they were manipulated into paying around $500000 to get their daughters into USC.


Snowplow parenting replaces helicopter parents  Albany Times Union

Imagine a parent making her grown son's doctors appointments or calling her 30-year-old daughter's boss when things aren't going well at work. This is the ...


Justin Timberlake Bonded with Tiger Woods Over Parenting While Famous  TMZ

Not many people know what it's like to balance parenthood with global mega-fame -- but Tiger Woods and Justin Timberlake do ... and JT says it's brought them ...


Parenting support club Bounty fined in 'unprecedented' data breach  Data Protection Report

On 12 April, the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) fined Bounty, a pregnancy and parent support club, ÂŁ400000 for illegally sharing personal data On 12 ...


The “Algorithm-y” Edition  Slate

The Waves also takes on parenting while running for president and white male victimhood.


Healthy Boundaries in Parenting  WCAI

"Snowplow parents" are emerging as a hyper-intensive version of "helicopter parenting." It's when parents plow ahead of their children, trying to clear.


What my daughter’s Make-A-Wish trip taught me about parenting, and myself  The Washington Post

“Parenting is a big responsibility,” everyone said, eyeing my growing belly and the baby already on my hip. “You think it's hard with one? Two is a hundred times ...


Lionel Richie Jokes About Parenting Nicole, Sofia and Miles: 'Their Job Is to Scare Me to Death'  PEOPLE.com

In this week's issue of PEOPLE, the American Idol judge and music legend, 69, opened up to PEOPLE about the lessons he's learned in life, love and ...


'Cookie-cutter' mentality has fathers losing out on parenting, rep says  Cherokee Tribune Ledger News

Rep. Kathryn Swan's bill requires courts dealing with child custody cases to maximize the time the child spends with each parent. The bill has already passed ...


Trio of bald eagles share parenting duties  ABC17News.com

Parenting can be a challenge, but a trio of bald eagles in Illinois have banded together to tackle it.


Forget the buzzwords about parenting styles, let's just be present  The Boston Globe

Every generation has a *fresh* take on parenting, its own personal stamp on how children should be raised. Lately, though, it seems we hear of a new style every ...


Why 'lawnmower parenting' is like robbing your kids — and how to actually help them  NBC News

The recent “Operation Varsity Blues” scandal is an extreme example, but this parenting tactic is more common than you may think.


The Many Shades of Fear-Based Parenting  Psychology Today

The enemy of trustful parenting is fear. Here is a taxonomy and description of maladaptive, fear-based parenting styles—helicopter, snowplow, fuel-injector, tiger ...


I spent a week asking parents to share their top parenting tips — here are the 9 best things they told me  INSIDER

Becoming a new parent can be an overwhelming experience. I asked parents for their best advice.


Parenting Tips From Meghan Markle's BFFs Amal Clooney, Serena Williams and Jessica Mulroney  Entertainment Tonight

The Duchess of Sussex will become a mom in a matter of weeks.


Baby Boomers and the Art of Parenting Adult Kids  The Wall Street Journal

Many baby boomers are more involved with their grown children than previous generations, and struggle to let them go.


Stop Losing Your Coat!!  Slate

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Book World: An entertaining look at Victorian-era parenting advice  WatertownDailyTimes.com

“Ungovernable: The Victorian Parent's Guide to Raising Flawless Children”. By Therese Oneill. Little, Brown. 288 pp. $25. There was once a time, writes the ...


Thrive Global, Little Spoon Launch Parenting Hub 'Is This Normal' 04/18/2019  MediaPost Communications

Arianna Huffington is expanding her media empire with the launch of Is This Normal, in partnership with organic baby-food company Little Spoon and her health ...


PARENTING: Are you a parent- or child-focused parent?  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

We know parenting is often a thankless job. You pretty much kiss sleeping goodbye for about 18 years because even after they “sleep through the night” they still ...


Managing Is Like Parenting. Here's How To Lead In A Way That Brings Out The Best In Your Employees  Inc.

There's an art to nurturing people around you. Here's how.


How to Discipline Without Yelling or Spanking  The New York Times

Tips for when your child is pushing you to the brink.


Funniest Parenting Memes Of The Week: April 16 | Moms  Moms

We hope these parenting memes give you some much-needed levity this week! These funniest parenting memes of the week had us rolling.


Discipline is the worst part of parenting  Kidspot

If we aren't mean to them when they are small then they turn out to be jerks, but I know loads more jerks that were disciplined within an inch of life.


Here’s What Happens When You Give Unsolicited Parenting Advice  The New York Times

My husband and I visited our son's family in another state. While there, I noticed my daughter-in-law treating their older son (17) almost cruelly. (She yelled at ...


A New Look at Parenting and Children's Happiness in College  Psychology Today

New research shows that parents who take over the college admissions process deprive children of crucial developmental support.


'Santa Clarita Diet': What Is Drew Barrymore's Parenting Style in Real Life?  The Cheat Sheet

Drew Barrymore is one of Hollywood's most well-known actresses. She has been in a plethora of famous movies: The Wedding Singer (1998), Never Been ...


Anna Faris Talks “Intense Scrutiny” of Co-Parenting With Chris Pratt  SheKnows

Anna Faris opened up about parenting with ex-husband Chris Pratt and her son's epic nonchalance about his superstar parents' Hollywood fame.


Mothers Who Make Liberation: New Book Explores Black Parenting as Political Practice  Rewire.News

Dani McClain's We Live for the We: The Political Power of Black Motherhood is both memoir and a collective parenting primer based on Black women's stories ...


When parenting becomes a religion, college admissions officers become high priests  Washington Post

The dangerous leap from kids as 'legacy' to conceiving them as our pathway to eternal life.


Anna Faris Talks Parenting in Hollywood & Chris Pratt  E! Online

The Overboard actress discusses co-parenting with ex-Chris Pratt and dealing with social media critics. Then, see her light up about her 6-year-old son Jack.


A mother's journey, a child's transition: Arts Center exhibit explores parenting a transgender child  Corvallis Gazette Times

When her child decided in 2012 to physically transition from being a boy to a girl, Annette Sabater struggled with that decision.


5 Parenting Styles, Explained - Common Parenting Types to Know  GoodHousekeeping.com

While there's no one right way to parent, researchers have been studying different parenting styles and the effects they have on kids for years. Many of these ...


Wine mums: Why sober parenting is the way forward in a society that worships alcohol  The Independent

My husband and I sat in the corner of a dimly lit restaurant on a Saturday night. Waiters flitted from one table to the next. I zeroed in on a table to my right.


School Principal’s Viral Rant Accuses Countless Parents of Cheating  Fatherly

A Kentucky principal is winning the Internet with a video following the college admissions scandal that accuses many parents of breaking rules to get ahead.


Parenting in a Digital Age: What Experts Are Saying  Psychology Today

Is technology to blame for the rising rates of teen depression? Experts weigh in.


Motherkind: the podcast antidote to the 'toxic perfectionism' of modern parenting  Telegraph.co.uk

Not many mothers will be surprised by the statistic that nearly 90 per cent of women feel guilty during the course of their maternal journey.


Kim Kardashian Reveals Her Secret to Parenting Three Kids: 'You Just Have to Wing It'  PEOPLE.com

"My sisters and I are in a group chat, always getting parenting advice," Kim Kardashian West told Vogue for their "73 Questions" series.


Hilaria Baldwin Is a Doting Mom-of-4 — Check out Her 5 Best Parenting Tips and Tricks!  Closer Weekly

Hilaria Baldwin somehow juggles her career and life as a mom to four kids all under the age of 5 — take a look at her 5 best parenting tips and tricks!


Stress Less Parenting  lstribune

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The Parenting Benefits Company Cleo Raises $27.5M To Help Working Parents  Forbes

The parenting benefits company Cleo announced today that it has raised a $27.5 million Series B round led by the global venture capital firm New Enterprise ...


Right Now: 'Lawnmower parenting'  KWCH

Experts say the college admissions scam is a reflection of 'lawnmower parenting' in which parents overstep in their attempts to keep their children from facing ...


Stop letting your kids stare at iPads in restaurants, science says  CNN

It may seem innocuous and convenient, but research suggests that screens during meals have a big downside.


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. Amy Joyce.


Jinger Duggar & Jeremy Vuolo Called Out for Parenting Faux Pas  CafeMom

Jinger (Duggar) and Jeremy Vuolo face criticism for baby Felicity's wardrobe choice.


As a Black Mother, My Parenting Is Always Political  The Nation

To care for, protect, and prepare our children for adulthood, black moms cannot merely accept the world as it is.


Growing up fast: why parenting in your 20s is the new punk  The Guardian

With the average age of first-time parents over 30 and rising, having kids in your 20s is increasingly unusual. So what is it like swapping nights out with friends, ...


Parenting three boys is like trying to solve the riddle of the fox, chicken and grain  The Guardian

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Blessing Hospital to host parenting fair  khqa.com

The Blessing Hospital Lauretta M. Eno Early Learning Center will host its 6th annual Parenting Fair on Monday, April 15, from 9 a. m. -3 p. m. at the Blessing ...


PARENTING: Grit is a determining factor for success  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

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10 Ways My Kids Can Pay Me Back for My Incredible Parenting  Fatherly

Parenting is mostly a one-way street. We raise our kids, care for them, provide for them, and they go on about their lives never thinking about what we give them.


Mom and Dad Are Fighting: The Frank Edition  Slate

Slate's parenting podcast on how to stop yourself from projecting your issues onto to your kids.


College Planning 101: Packing & Parenting Do's and Don'ts  9&10 News

Packing a student for college can be a daunting experience. You want to make sure they have what they need, but those dorm rooms are only so big. Watch the ...


Evolution from water to land led to better parenting  Science Daily

The evolution of aquatic creatures to start living on land made them into more attentive parents, says new research on frogs.


How Parenting Can Inform Theology  Sojourners

Being a parent is to get a front row seat to the construct of being human.


Positive Parenting: TV in Your Kid's Room?  9&10 News

Kids between ages 2 and 5 spend on average 32 hours a week in front of a T.V.. Some parents find it convenient to put a television in their child's room, but a ...


Primarily positive parenting  Sequim Gazette

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How to know whether you're a 'helicopter parent' and why it matters  CNN

Finding a sweet spot between supporting our children and controlling them is what's needed for them, us and society at large.


How to Stay Mindful When Your Preschooler Isn’t  Tricycle

A mindfulness teacher and social worker offers step-by-step advice on mindful parenting for when you have a defiant child.


NewBridge Celebrates Children and Reinforces Key Parenting Skills  Parsippany Focus

PARSIPPANY — Twenty-three children who have experienced neglect or abuse in their young lives made decoupage pinwheels on canvas as part of ...


Parenting in the Time of Measles  The New York Times

As many as half of the home-schooled kids I encounter are not vaccinated.


Blessing Early Learning Center to host Parenting Fair  WGEM

The Blessing Early Learning Center will host its 6th annual Parenting Fair on Monday, April 15, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. inside Blessing Hospital Auditorium, located ...


Are We Overreacting to "Snowplow Parenting?"  Psychology Today

Wealthy parents allegedly bribed and lied to get their kids into preferred colleges. If true, it's an injustice. But we may not want to shame all snowplow parents.


Bethel Elementary Donates Supplies To Legacy Parenting  Tecumseh Countywide News

Bethel Lower Elementary School recently collected and donated supplies to the Legacy Parenting Center in Shawnee. The BLE Gifted and Talented.


The rise of snowplow parenting  The Week Magazine

A version of this story appeared earlier in The New York Times. Used with permission. Nicole Eisenberg's older son has wanted to be a star of the stage since he ...


When Did Good Parenting Become a Problem? - Education Next  EducationNext

“Hey, good to see you,” I said to my favorite rhetorical-device bartender Donna. “How you doing?” “Not so well,” she said. “I've been feeling guilty as all get-out.”.


Why Parenting Without Yelling Is Better for Kids — and You  Healthline

The challenges of parenting can sometimes cause even the most patient person to raise their voice. But here's how I learned there's a better way to mom ...


Inuit Parenting: How To Raise A Kid Without Yelling, Timeouts, Spanking  Scary Mommy

Inuit parenting philosphies focus on raising children not through yelling, spanking, or time-outs but through gentle methods like storytelling.


Middle-Aged Parenting Is Underrated: Being a Dad in My 40s Is the Best  Fatherly

Middle age isn't about getting fat, losing hair, and buying impractical toys. This stereotype overlooks the gift of parenting in middle age: living in the middle of ...


When Your Kid Realizes Bedtime Is a Scam  The New York Times

[Click here to get NYT Parenting in your inbox once a week.] Hello, and welcome to the first installment of the NYT Parenting newsletter! I'm Jess Grose, the lead ...


There Is A Downside To The Parenting 'Sweet Spot'  Scary Mommy

The great irony is that my friends told me the parenting "sweet spot" would come and I listened with the eagerness and excitement of a high schooler hearing ...


Positive Parenting: Numbers to Consider  9&10 News

Right now in the United States there are more men than women employed in science, technology, engineering and math fields. Are boys hardwired to be better ...


These hilarious parenting memes will remind you of your struggles even as you laugh  The Indian Express

These parenting memes are hilarious and so very relatable. Take a breather and share a laugh with your partner and other parents around!


Pediatric doctor talks about importance of parenting, environment on child health  WYFF4 Greenville

Dr. Robert Saul, medical director of general pediatrics for Prisma Health, co-wrote the book "Thinking Developmentally" about early brain and child development ...


“Ultimately, good parenting is about raising happy, healthy individuals”, with Kim Perell and Dr. Ely Weinschneider  Thrive Global

A “good parent” does not look the same to everyone — it's important to be the best parent you can be and define what works for you and your family. You can be ...


Our Irrational Cruelty to Pregnant or Parenting People Who Use Drugs  TalkingDrugs

Keri, now 35 and studying to become an addiction treatment counselor in Illinois, learned she was pregnant in 2016.


3 tips to manage solo parenting while a spouse is out of town  Longview News-Journal

Being a parent is no small task. That tasks becomes even more challenging when one parent is out of town on business.


Denver City Councilman Paul Lopez on Parenting During Sol Pais Columbine Threat  Westword

There's nothing that bothers me more than seeing my own baby girl afraid. As her father, I've made it my mission to never introduce chaos into her world. I never ...


We Need A Free Range Parenting Bill In Every State, So Our Kids Can Enjoy Their Childhood  Scary Mommy

Every state needs free range parenting laws that assures caregivers that when they let their kids out of sight, they won't be prosecuted for neglect.


How students balance parenting with grad school at local universities  Washington Post

Think getting a Ph.D. sounds like a labor-intensive process? Try actually going into labor while in graduate school, as Deborah Hemingway did not once but ...


Does sugar make kids hyper? That’s largely a myth  WTOP

Research published in the medical journal JAMA concluded that sugar does not affect behavior or cognitive performance in children, but a small effect of sugar ...


CBD Lures Stressed-Out Parents Looking to Unwind  The New York Times

Caught in the churn of long days and sleepless nights, some parents have found solace in a nonintoxicating chemical derived from hemp. But is it safe?


Engaged Parenting as Spiritual Practice  Lion's Roar

For years, Buddhist practitioner Leslie Davis felt she was too busy being a mother to practice Thich Nhat Hanh's tradition of "Engaged Buddhism" properly.


Positive Parenting: How toddler playtime affects kids as teens  WKOW

MADISON (WKOW) — When it comes to kids, parents, and playtime, we often think of dads as being loud and physical, while moms are not. Researchers ...


A weekly update for new and expecting parents  New York Times

Get the NYT Parenting newsletter for the latest news and guidance for parents. We'll celebrate the little parenting moments that mean a lot—and share stories ...


Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes’ Sweetest Quotes About Love and Family  Us Weekly

Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes may lead private lives, but they have shared the sweetest quotes about their family of four over the years — details.


Is the Haggadah's Retort to the Wicked Child Wicked Parenting? - Redeeming the Wicked Child of Passover - Passover  Chabad.org

Child X comes to the Passover Seder. Child X sits down with his siblings. He makes kiddush, he washes his hands, eats the greens dipped in salt water and ...


Here’s Kandi Burruss and Cynthia Bailey’s Best Parenting Advice for New Mom Porsha Williams  Bravo

At the taping of the Season 11 reunion, The Real Housewives of Atlanta ladies had these words of wisdom for the then mama-to-be. By Jenny Berg ...


Mom Captures 'Ridiculous' Parenting Moments In Funny Doodles  HuffPost

As a stay-at-home mom, Meredith Bartolo Pappas discovered that doodling about the “ridiculous moments” she witnessed daily with her kids became a way to ...


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