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Mindful Parenting: Is It for You?

Learn about mindful parenting, including its benefits, examples, and how to be mindful with your kids.

Attachment Parenting: Good or Bad?

Attachment Parenting: Is It for You?

Explore what attachment parenting is, the seven B's, the pros and cons, and determine if it's right for your family's unique dynamic.

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The 11 Most Important Social Skills To Teach Kids

Learn 11 social skills that you should teach your kids, discover why they’re important, and review strategies for teaching them.

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11 Tips for Teaching Kindness to Kids

Teaching kindness is essential for your child's social and emotional skills. Learn why it's important and how to teach kindness to kids.

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How and Why to Teach Empathy to Your Kids

Learn what empathy is, why it’s important, when children develop it, the empathy milestones, and how to teach empathy to your kids.

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Emotional Literacy Is Critical To Kids Identifying Their Emotions

Find out how to encourage emotional literacy in your child to foster their well-being and positive development.

How to Un-spoil Your Child

How to Unspoil Your Child

What are some signs that your child is spoiled? Learn what causes children to be spoiled and how to unspoil them.

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Learn By Failing: Teaching Your Child How To Deal With Failure

Learn why rescuing children from failure can do more harm than good and how you can help your child learn from their mistakes.

12 Indoor Activities for Kids on Rainy Days

Get rainy day ideas to entertain your kids with our list of indoor activities for kids, from putting together a puzzle to building a fort and more!

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19 STEAM Toys for Your Curious, Creative Child

Learn the meaning of STEAM, explore the world of STEAM toys, and encourage creativity with art projects that are perfect for family fun.

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Why Is My Extroverted Child Suddenly a Shy Kid?

Learn why your child might suddenly become a shy kid or become introverted and when it could be more than just shyness.

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Do You Have a Moody Kid, or Is It Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

Discover the difference between oppositional defiant disorder and normal moodiness and how to support your child if they have ODD.

Stopping Childhood Entitlement In It's Track

How To Avoid Raising an Entitled Child

Learn to tackle your child's entitlement issues with kindness and respect. Discover tips on guiding your child toward gratefulness.

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How To Be a Safe Space for Your Child’s Big Emotions

Here's a helpful guide on why children have big emotions and how you can help them navigate their feelings.

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7 Tips for Raising Secure and Happy Children

Explore seven ways to help your child grow up feeling secure and happy in their relationship with you.

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Only Child Syndrome? The Fun and Challenges of Raising an Only Child

Discover what research says about only children and get parenting strategies and real-world tips on raising an only child.

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Bullying: Teach Your Kids How To Stand Up for Themselves

Learn how bullying can impact mental health, as well as signs to look out for and how to help your child if they're being bullied.

Gratitude Exercises and Activities for Kids

Discover how gratitude exercises can help overall well-being for you and your child and get some gratitude activity ideas.

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Peer Pressure: Teach Your Kids How To Respond

Learn how to give your kids the tools to manage peer pressure situations.

How to Raise a Child Who is Not an A$$hole

How To Raise a Child Who Is Not an A**hole

As parents, we want our kids to be well-adjusted, polite, and compassionate. Here are strategies to help raise a child who's not an a**hole.

Common Childhood Fears (and How to Help Conquer Them)

Common Childhood Fears (And How To Help Conquer Them)

Learn about the most common childhood fears and get some tips on how to help your child manage these fears in a healthy, safe way.

9 Tips for Dealing With Your Child’s Nightmares

9 Tips for Dealing With Your Child’s Nightmares

Nightmares: they're something all kids experience. Here are nine tools to help your children when dealing with nightmares.

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Parental Preference: What To Do When Your Child Only Wants One Parent

Does it seem like your baby only wants one parent all the time? Parental preference happens to all of us. Here's how to handle it.

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What I Deal With as a Stay-at-Home Dad

This stay-at-home dad says one of the best ways to further normalize stay-at-home parenting is to share it with others confidently.

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16 Types of Parenting Styles Explained by an Expert

Learn about 16 parenting styles under the four general ones referred to as Baumrind's parenting styles.

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Parenting Triggers: Why Does My Child’s Behavior Trigger Me?

Discover how parenting triggers may make us react in ways that are a mismatch between our values as parents and our behaviors in reality.

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How to Help Kids Develop Positive Self-Talk

Learn to encourage kids to be resilient with positive self-talk and help them learn how to bounce back from challenges and adversity.

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How To Foster Problem-Solving Skills in Children

Learn how to help your child develop problem-solving skills through games, puzzles, and mazes, and why these skills are so important.

Teaching Toddlers to Share

How To Start Teaching Kids To Share

Learn why teaching toddlers to share is important, why toddlers struggle to share, and when it's appropriate to teach kids to share.

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24 Birthday Fun Ideas To Make Your Child’s Day Extra Memorable

Discover some sweet and simple birthday tradition ideas like a special lunch or T-shirt that can make your child's big day memorable.