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Friday, January 7th, 2011 10:00 AM
By Melissa Ford
Most of us stumble into parenthood without the foggiest notion as to what it takes to raise a child.
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Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 9:30 AM
When I pose this question to parent groups - I often get blank stares and blinking eyes.
Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 12:15 AM
Think of all the different roles you play as a parent: cook, housekeeper, nutritionist, social director, cheerleader, comforter, tutor, safety patrol, nurse, chauffeur, college tour gui
Friday, December 31st, 2010 10:00 AM
You're not your child's friend! How many times have you heard that phrase?
Wednesday, December 29th, 2010 11:00 AM
What does it take to put a spring in your step and a smile on your lips when you’re a parent?
Monday, December 27th, 2010 10:00 AM
Winter break!!! Yippee! School winds down, your family gathers near, and the holiday excitement begins to build until. . .
Friday, December 24th, 2010 10:00 AM
Isn’t it incredible the depth of love we have for our children? Motivated by this extraordinary emotion, we navigate the mundane, nitty-gritty parts of parenting from . . .
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Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010 8:00 AM
Somebody passed this tip onto me years ago: Teach your children "It's not fair." Huh? What? Aren't we suppose to educate our children about fairness, justice, right and wrong?
Monday, December 20th, 2010 8:00 AM
One way to positively motivate your child is to "Catch your child doing something right," and then praise him or her. Now, it's time to apply that technique to yourself.
Friday, December 17th, 2010 8:00 AM
Teaching gratitude requires a conscious shift in our thinking from "I owe my child" to "I give to my child because I want to."
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