My child, probably the only kid on this planet that when he hears "we're going to Disney World" crumples into a heap of anxiety and despair. That was his first reaction, then came the total defiance: "I'm not going! I hate Disney World!"
Comparing one child to another child is commonplace in many families. However, comparing one child to another child often diminishes the former child's self-esteem and self-confidence.
Read about only-child statistics, stigmas of the only child and traits of an only child. Learn the advantages and disadvantages of having an only child and reasons for having only one child.
One of the hardest decisions you will ever have to make is when and if to return to work after being a Stay-at-home-mom. Luckily, you are not alone. Many woman have gone through it.....
There are parents who believe that their children can do nothing right. These parents believe that it is their duty to consistently and constantly correct their children of their wrongs to make them into productive and successful adults. However, they often do more harm than good.
I love the show Parenthood but I don't always love the parenting on it.
Deciding to be a stay at home mom after being a working mom was a tough decision for me, but after much contemplation, I decided it was the best thing I could do right now for my children.
One significant damage of child abuse is the wounding it does to a child's self esteem. Caregivers need to take this fact into consideration in their treatment of these children.
Your children’s future depends on the kind of foundation that you build for them as parents. The parenting styles you adopt will affect them in so many ways. Great emphasis is always placed on understanding what each style means and what its long term effects are. What parenting style do you use?
Raising boys into gentlemen is a worthy pursuit. However, amidst the bustle of today's world, good manners can be easily overlooked. Here are some tips you won't want to forget when raising a son.