Looking for ways to help your children have a good school semester? This piece goes beyond the back to school preparations. It focuses on areas that parents overlook for the new school year.
Safety first is a mantra that media promoted as it relates to children. Some parents seemly ignore this suggestion when it comes car restraints. Here are some insights as to why.
The struggle is real for mothers who would like to cook a good meal for their children but just don't have the will or the know how. Here are some simple meals that any mother can cook and serve.
The death of a child will always be too much to endure. The grief of loss makes parents take drastic measures. Hence, it should be no surprise when a civil lawsuit is filed after the death of a child.
Too much of anything is never good so to, too much television can corrupt your child's development.
A vehicle is a deadly weapon when operated by drivers who do not put safety first. Many are guilty of this type of negligent driving and public awareness is the first defense.
Parents struggle with talking to their children about sex. They feel uncomfortable when it comes to explaining to their children about sexuality, its pleasures and pitfalls.
No man is an island that means single parents too. When single parents do not get proper support and encouragement they lose their lives by their own hands.
Society and its treatment of specific groups of people is responsible for forming of many gangs and teenagers are its victims.
Relationships are never easy living and loving as a couple will mean conflicts will arise. Interracial couples will have to adjust to these conflicts along with cultural and social opposition.
What if you were married for more than five years and with a blink of an eye you are a single parent. Within this single parenthood life style your children must live in two different households.
There are high number of teens getting pregnant and their parents are very frustrated when their children come to them with the news that they are pregnant. Here are some of the whys of teen pregnancy
If only parenting was easy. As parent we all have horror stories about how awful we are at discipling our children.
Drunk driving will cause the loss of lives and property so this holiday consider some important information to prevent any loss.
Staying in an abusive relationship can hardly be explained with the expression of love or lack of thereof; it is instead a desperate act of despair and loss.
Death happens, when it happens to our children the grief goes on forever.
Dating for single parents can get complicated and in the end the children pay the biggest price.
Relationships are never easy. It is even more complicated when a readymade family is involved.
A two parent home is ideal to raise children. Many single parents understand this and try to fix the problem by dating. Dating while juggling work and the children can be demanding but humor helps.
Sometimes a different perspective can help refine how we live. This nutritious review can be one of those times.
Losing weight is never as easy as they make it look or sound. The struggle is real.
Sometimes parents do not know what their children are learning and long to uncover this mystery. Here are some synopsis of what elementary school students should know.
Keeping children safe on the internet is a challenge for many parents. Here are a few recommendations.
It is never easy as a single parent to juggle work and kids, this list will help the back to school process.
Sometimes when you understand the ailment you can understand the child. Here are a few insights into ADHD.
Keeping children free from the influence of illegal drugs is an on going battle. Parents can win this battle when they incorporate some basic changes and some not so basic changes.
The concept of money is taught and parents are the first teachers of financial management.
As children develop they will experience disappointment and as parents we should teach them how best to handle life's bumps in the road.
As a mom taking care of yourself is just as important as taking care of your children.
Many times as parents we assume that a place or item is safe for our children only to discover they have the potential to harm. Today parents must be diligent in the care of their children.
Summer time is filled with fun. While children are busy trying to enjoy summer fun events they forget the importance of being safe. These summer tips should help keep them on track.
After all the state and federal bans, lead is still very present in and around homes. Hence, children are still exposed to lead in surprising areas and parents should take all precautions.
Installing a child's car seat correctly will prevent serious or deadly injuries. Learn the proper way to keep your child safe.
As a single mother there are many obstacles to getting a college degree but with determination and the implementation of these suggestions a degree is possibility.
Salt is slowly become a poor choice in the diet of many children. It is present in more foods than suspected and many mothers are unaware of this danger.
If you are considering getting a pet here are some resources that might be helpful.
Raising a child is difficult, especially since there are no cut and dry blue print on raising a happy healthy child. There are however, many avenues of success for parenting, one in particular is mentor.
Single parents often feel guilty about spending too much time at work and too little time with their children. Here are some suggestions on how best to spend time with your children.
Child support is a part of many families and each experience is different, some good and some not so good.
The controversy of disciplining sometimes cripples the authority of parents. They struggle with the question of how best to discipline. But another aspect of discipline can bring clarity.
A shared experience on getting the best summer care or vacation for your child without spending too much.
Often summer time fun turns into a tragedy of life. Children loss their lives every summer because of accidental drowning. So in the hopes of saving lives, some safety guidelines are explored.
Caring for a child with an ear infection has changed, many are looking into alternative care. Here are some input on those unconventional care.
The uncertainty of attending school for the first time scares many students. Parents too, look worried as they drop their children off for the first time. However, there are some positive steps that can make the experience a better one.
This article provides information for single mothers in selecting the best outside care for their children.
How to buy the proper shoes for toddlers learning to walk.
This article is for some mothers who need tips on the best first time foods to feed baby.
All of the information on teething that parents want to know.
A narrative of a single parent's experience as her toddler learns to walk, talk and potty train.
This topic discusses whether or not to give baby a pacifier.
The best month to start baby on solid food is dependent on baby.
A single parent's suggestion on the first four months of infant care.
Helpful tips for single mothers trying to breastfeed.
For single parents who need help and information on selecting the right infant formula this article is for you.
The sleepless nights of a first time parent
When recovering from child birth women should monitor their health to prevent any delay in complete recovery.
Giving birth is not easy there are at times complications.
Many complications that pregnant women should look for.
When it is revealed you are pregnant and you decide to have the baby, parenting begins. The fetus is now a family member, it is your child and requires your care. Parent it now.
When I first found out I was pregnant, my first question was how could this happened? The birds and the bees I understand. What I did not understand is why the first blood test said negative and four months later, the second one said, I am pregnant?