Articles about parenting


Dear parent, here's the truth about schools during COVID

Last updated: 09/26/2020

Dear Parent/Guardian; As we are all too aware, lockdown is over but COVID-19 is not. Schools are now back in session (cue the sighs of many a weary parent around the globe!)...

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Many parents are hesitant to give their kids a Covid-19 vaccine. What if schools require it?

Last updated: 09/25/2020

Michelle Vargas of Granite City, Illinois, has always vaccinated her 10-year-old daughter, Madison. They both typically get flu shots. But when a vaccine for the coronavirus...

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4 Fun Ways to Bond with the Teens in Your Life

Last updated: 09/25/2020

Adolescence is a tricky time, both for teens and for anyone who happens to be around them! While the teenagers in your life may be more inclined to spend their time hanging out...

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How Do Headphones Help Autistic Children?

Last updated: 09/25/2020

Wearing the right kind of headphones can help autistic children deal with overwhelming sounds and noises from the environment. You may have heard from other parents that...

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How to Fight Worry and Anxiety as a Sports Parent

Last updated: 09/24/2020

Parental worry and anxiety are normal however, being a sports parent can increase those feelings The worry list for sports parents is long: playing time, bullying, conflicts...

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Parents: Learn How To Choose A Violin For Beginners For School

Last updated: 09/24/2020

Is your child interested in playing the violin at school? Learn how to choose a violin for a child with this sponsored post from Yamaha Music USA.  So your child wants to play...

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5 texts I now teach differently after becoming a parent

Last updated: 09/23/2020

The great return to work has happened. I have left my two small charges for the first time ever in the capable and wildly energetic hands of our nanny, who is fast usurping me...

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Positive Parenting: Self-control is a critical skill for kids

Last updated: 09/23/2020

As parents we feed our kids and make sure they get exercise to keep their bodies strong. We expose them to new experiences so their minds grow. Science now shows that certain...

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Social and Emotional Trouble in School: 7 Things to Ask Your Child’s Teachers

Last updated: 09/22/2020

Sms Share Is your child having trouble with social-emotional skills ? Have you or your child’s teacher noticed changes in your child’s emotions or behavior around school or...

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Study proves: Teaching kids to play independently lowers parents stress levels

Last updated: 09/22/2020

Last year, a *study of 2,000 parents found that when kids were home, on an extended break (like summer break or the stay-at-home order), it took only 13 days for parents to feel...

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