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www.bournemouthecho.co.uk
9 hours ago
Parenting

POLL: Should students be allowed to go on holiday during term time?

Parents face fines for taking children out of school for holidays, sparking debate on the topic. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
9 hours ago
Parenting

Parents should check under-18s' phones for explicit images, says top police chief

Parents should monitor children's phone usage until 18. [ more ]
#independence
Business Insider
10 hours ago
Parenting

I'm happy I was an only child. It made me more independent and I got more financial support from my parents.

As an only child, the author initially desired a sibling for guidance and closeness, but later appreciated the independence and attention received from being the only child. [ more ]
Business Insider
5 days ago
Parenting

As an only child, caring for my aging parents solo is a burden - but it's forced me to get better at asking for help

Being an only child comes with challenges, such as being the sole caregiver for parents. [ more ]
Business Insider
10 hours ago
Parenting

I'm happy I was an only child. It made me more independent and I got more financial support from my parents.

As an only child, the author initially desired a sibling for guidance and closeness, but later appreciated the independence and attention received from being the only child. [ more ]
Business Insider
5 days ago
Parenting

As an only child, caring for my aging parents solo is a burden - but it's forced me to get better at asking for help

Being an only child comes with challenges, such as being the sole caregiver for parents. [ more ]
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redBus Blog
12 hours ago
Parenting

Traveling by Bus with Kids: Tips for a Stress-Free Journey - redBus Blog

Proper planning and preparation are essential for a stress-free bus journey with kids. [ more ]
All Singles And Married
7 hours ago
Parenting

He Like To Have Sex With Me Everyday.

Despite initial reluctance, the single mother got into a relationship with a married man, with him fulfilling her needs. However, he showed violent behavior, raising doubts about his true intentions. [ more ]
#family-dynamics
Business Insider
1 day ago
Parenting

Growing up, my parents didn't discipline me. Now, I'm doing authoritative parenting - and it's working.

Authoritative parenting style can be a successful approach in managing a large family. [ more ]
Business Insider
4 days ago
Parenting

I was raised by my grandparents, and they were older than the parents of my friends. My family always felt different.

My grandparents raised me, stricter than peers, but with benefits. They later became loving great-grandparents to my kids, despite a painful family past. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

My kids go to the sleepaway camp I own. I get to see them all summer, but I don't treat them differently than other campers.

Running a sleepaway camp where your own kids attend can bring unique challenges and experiences. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 day ago
Parenting

Growing up, my parents didn't discipline me. Now, I'm doing authoritative parenting - and it's working.

Authoritative parenting style can be a successful approach in managing a large family. [ more ]
Business Insider
4 days ago
Parenting

I was raised by my grandparents, and they were older than the parents of my friends. My family always felt different.

My grandparents raised me, stricter than peers, but with benefits. They later became loving great-grandparents to my kids, despite a painful family past. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

My kids go to the sleepaway camp I own. I get to see them all summer, but I don't treat them differently than other campers.

Running a sleepaway camp where your own kids attend can bring unique challenges and experiences. [ more ]
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#work-life-balance
Business Insider
1 day ago
Parenting

My wife and I both work full-time. Summers are complex - we have to plan our kids' summer schedules 6 months in advance.

Pat Dooling prioritized family time over a high-powered finance career by starting a company, emphasizing the importance of planning and flexibility in managing work-life balance. [ more ]
https://scoop.upworthy.com
2 days ago
Parenting

Working mom gets drawing of her from 7-year-old son that 'breaks her heart' but also hits close to home for parents

Parental struggles with work-life balance are universal, particularly during the pandemic. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

I'm the 3rd generation in my family business, but I'm not sure if I want my kids to follow in my footsteps.

The importance of family legacy in business succession, balancing family and work life. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 day ago
Parenting

My wife and I both work full-time. Summers are complex - we have to plan our kids' summer schedules 6 months in advance.

Pat Dooling prioritized family time over a high-powered finance career by starting a company, emphasizing the importance of planning and flexibility in managing work-life balance. [ more ]
https://scoop.upworthy.com
2 days ago
Parenting

Working mom gets drawing of her from 7-year-old son that 'breaks her heart' but also hits close to home for parents

Parental struggles with work-life balance are universal, particularly during the pandemic. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

I'm the 3rd generation in my family business, but I'm not sure if I want my kids to follow in my footsteps.

The importance of family legacy in business succession, balancing family and work life. [ more ]
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Business Insider
1 day ago
Parenting

I moved home after college to live with my parents, 3 siblings, and grandpa. It's crowded, but I'm saving money while looking for a job.

Living with family post-college can provide emotional support during job search and help regain a sense of belonging and nostalgia. [ more ]
New York Post
1 day ago
Parenting

NYC mom beats heat by giving neighborhood kids sidewalk pools: 'Inner city creativity'

One Brooklyn mom is making sure summer goes swimmingly for her son and other neighborhood kids.
Scary Mommy
2 days ago
Parenting

Your New Middle Schooler May Struggle Most With These Changes, Say Experts

Transition to middle school can be challenging for kids and parents, with added stressors like school shootings, online bullying, and anxiety. [ more ]
#grandparenting
BuzzFeed
1 day ago
Parenting

You Have To Stop Saying These Seemingly Harmless Things To Your Grandkids

It's important to respect children's boundaries when it comes to physical affection, ensuring they feel empowered to set their own limits. [ more ]
TODAY.com
5 days ago
Parenting

Al Roker shares what he's learned in a year of being a grandfather: EXCLUSIVE

Being a grandparent brings joy of parenting without anxiety. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
1 day ago
Parenting

You Have To Stop Saying These Seemingly Harmless Things To Your Grandkids

It's important to respect children's boundaries when it comes to physical affection, ensuring they feel empowered to set their own limits. [ more ]
TODAY.com
5 days ago
Parenting

Al Roker shares what he's learned in a year of being a grandfather: EXCLUSIVE

Being a grandparent brings joy of parenting without anxiety. [ more ]
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Bored Panda
2 days ago
Parenting

"I Don't Want To": Woman Is Berated For Not Watching Neighbor's Kids While She Works From Home

Finding childcare can be a constant battle for parents, and pressuring neighbors to babysit is not recommended. [ more ]
#teenagers
Scary Mommy
2 days ago
Parenting

New Study Suggests Teens May Feel Less Support Than Parents Think They Give Them

Teens may not feel as supported by parents as parents think. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
3 days ago
Parenting

This Mom Totally Nailed The Guilt Of Parenting Teens During The Summer

Parenting teens and tweens during summer brings about a unique sense of guilt as children grow older and activities evolve. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
2 days ago
Parenting

New Study Suggests Teens May Feel Less Support Than Parents Think They Give Them

Teens may not feel as supported by parents as parents think. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
3 days ago
Parenting

This Mom Totally Nailed The Guilt Of Parenting Teens During The Summer

Parenting teens and tweens during summer brings about a unique sense of guilt as children grow older and activities evolve. [ more ]
moreteenagers
#children
Slate Magazine
2 days ago
Parenting

My 6-Year-Old Loves Talking About Dead Animals. What Is Happening?

It's likely a phase for kids to be fascinated with death and it's important to guide them on discussing it respectfully. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
5 days ago
Parenting

How to talk to kids about the Trump assassination attempt and help yourself cope

When discussing traumatic events with children, focus on their needs and limit adults' anxiety and complexities. [ more ]
The Atlantic
6 days ago
Parenting

Do Parents Care Anymore If Their Kids Get Married?

The perspective on marriage and children priorities is changing, with more emphasis on financial independence and careers. [ more ]
Futurism
1 week ago
Parenting

iPad Use by Kids Linked to Long Term Emotional Problems

Excessive digital media use in children as young as two can lead to emotional and social issues later in life. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

Gentle parenting was sucking out the joy of being a mom. Now I have a trial and error approach.

Adopting a trial-and-error approach in parenting can be more effective than solely relying on gentle parenting. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
2 days ago
Parenting

My 6-Year-Old Loves Talking About Dead Animals. What Is Happening?

It's likely a phase for kids to be fascinated with death and it's important to guide them on discussing it respectfully. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
5 days ago
Parenting

How to talk to kids about the Trump assassination attempt and help yourself cope

When discussing traumatic events with children, focus on their needs and limit adults' anxiety and complexities. [ more ]
The Atlantic
6 days ago
Parenting

Do Parents Care Anymore If Their Kids Get Married?

The perspective on marriage and children priorities is changing, with more emphasis on financial independence and careers. [ more ]
Futurism
1 week ago
Parenting

iPad Use by Kids Linked to Long Term Emotional Problems

Excessive digital media use in children as young as two can lead to emotional and social issues later in life. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

Gentle parenting was sucking out the joy of being a mom. Now I have a trial and error approach.

Adopting a trial-and-error approach in parenting can be more effective than solely relying on gentle parenting. [ more ]
morechildren
#communication
BuzzFeed
2 days ago
Parenting

This Mom Shared Why She Doesn't Let Her Daughter Attend Sleepovers - And How She Navigated Her First Invitation

Navigating child's first sleepover invitation without discomfort [ more ]
Scary Mommy
2 days ago
Parenting

When It Comes To Kids Bathing At Sleepovers, What's The Etiquette?

Parents should teach kids about bodily autonomy, set boundaries, and communicate openly about sleepover expectations. [ more ]
Calm Sage - Your Guide to Mental and Emotional Well-being
4 days ago
Parenting

How To Support An Autistic Child With Day-To-Day Life?

Supporting an autistic child involves being attentive to their unique needs and embracing their individuality. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
4 days ago
Parenting

My Kids' Grandma Was on Camp Pick Up Duty-Until She Got Herself Banned

The importance of communication and setting boundaries in co-parenting situations. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
4 days ago
Parenting

TikTok Psychologist Shares How To Avoid Having A Rebellious Teenager

Teenage years are complex, requiring parents to adapt their parenting style to maintain a healthy relationship with their children. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
2 days ago
Parenting

This Mom Shared Why She Doesn't Let Her Daughter Attend Sleepovers - And How She Navigated Her First Invitation

Navigating child's first sleepover invitation without discomfort [ more ]
Scary Mommy
2 days ago
Parenting

When It Comes To Kids Bathing At Sleepovers, What's The Etiquette?

Parents should teach kids about bodily autonomy, set boundaries, and communicate openly about sleepover expectations. [ more ]
Calm Sage - Your Guide to Mental and Emotional Well-being
4 days ago
Parenting

How To Support An Autistic Child With Day-To-Day Life?

Supporting an autistic child involves being attentive to their unique needs and embracing their individuality. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
4 days ago
Parenting

My Kids' Grandma Was on Camp Pick Up Duty-Until She Got Herself Banned

The importance of communication and setting boundaries in co-parenting situations. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
4 days ago
Parenting

TikTok Psychologist Shares How To Avoid Having A Rebellious Teenager

Teenage years are complex, requiring parents to adapt their parenting style to maintain a healthy relationship with their children. [ more ]
morecommunication
#summer-holidays
www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk
2 days ago
Parenting

What's the legal age you can leave a child home alone?

The NSPCC recommends not leaving any child under 12 home alone, especially for extended periods of time. [ more ]
www.oxfordmail.co.uk
4 days ago
Parenting

The 21 places children can eat for free or 1 during the 2024 summer holidays

Kids can eat for free or at a discounted rate in various places during the summer holidays, such as Asda, Bella Italia, Beefeater, and BrewDog. [ more ]
www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk
2 days ago
Parenting

What's the legal age you can leave a child home alone?

The NSPCC recommends not leaving any child under 12 home alone, especially for extended periods of time. [ more ]
www.oxfordmail.co.uk
4 days ago
Parenting

The 21 places children can eat for free or 1 during the 2024 summer holidays

Kids can eat for free or at a discounted rate in various places during the summer holidays, such as Asda, Bella Italia, Beefeater, and BrewDog. [ more ]
moresummer-holidays
www.mercurynews.com
2 days ago
Parenting

Dear Abby: I have these weird dreams, and I think something happened when I was a kid

It is important to seek clarity and peace of mind through open communication and therapy when dealing with unresolved family issues. [ more ]
Business Insider
3 days ago
Parenting

I didn't think I was a good enough parent. I went to therapy to deal with my shame.

Parenting struggles can be exacerbated by past mental health issues, leading to feelings of shame and inadequacy. [ more ]
The Gottman Institute
3 days ago
Parenting

Helicopter Parenting: From Good Intentions to Poor Outcomes

Helicopter parenting involves over-involvement and overprotection towards children, potentially hindering their growth and development. [ more ]
Business Insider
3 days ago
Parenting

I grew up in Norway and live in Bali. I'm learning to blend Asian and Western parenting styles when raising my kids.

Simen Platou, living in Bali, is adopting a blend of Asian and Western parenting styles influenced by his upbringing in Norway and the local customs in Bali. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
3 days ago
Parenting

Uh, My 7-Year-Old Niece Just Said She Wants to Strangle Me With Her Hair Tie

It's okay to have complicated feelings about children, even family members. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
3 days ago
Parenting

Tell Us Which "Common Knowledge" Practices Your Parents Can't Get The Hang Of

Parents may lack knowledge on Gen Z culture and technology, creating humorous generational gaps. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
3 days ago
Parenting

I Don't Like Kids Anymore

I used to love kids.I was a career nanny for a long time.I grew up in farm country and so was tasked with watching my newborn cousins beginning when I was 12, while my relatives worked our farm.
Social Media Today
5 days ago
Parenting

Elon Musk Plans To Move X HQ Out of San Francisco

California Governor Newsom signed legislation prohibiting schools from notifying parents about a child's gender identity or pronoun change. [ more ]
New York Post
3 days ago
Parenting

Elon Musk is fleeing California over transgender law that tramples parents' rights

Elon Musk expresses moving SpaceX HQ due to California law on parental rights being restricted by education system. [ more ]
Advocate.com
4 days ago
Parenting

18% of LGBTQ+ adults are parents - and they're raising over 5 million children

The traditional American family is evolving, with millions of LGBTQ+ adults choosing to become parents. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
4 days ago
Parenting

School district sues Gavin Newsom for the right to out trans kids to their parents - LGBTQ Nation

The school district in Southern California has sued Gov. Gavin Newsom over a law banning schools from outing students to parents. [ more ]
ZDNET
3 days ago
Parenting

This is your last chance to grab a great kids' tablet on sale during Prime Day

The Fire HD 10 Kids Pro tablet boasts faster performance, longer battery life, and a high-quality camera, offering a good alternative to iPad at a lower price. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
4 days ago
Parenting

Warning disabled children could be at risk of exploitation by criminal gangs

Children with special needs and disabilities are at risk of criminal and sexual exploitation due to gaps in government services. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
4 days ago
Parenting

16 Baffling School Scandals That'll Most Likely Disturb You (I'm Sorry To Report)

Children facing challenges such as learning disabilities and homesickness need understanding and support from teachers and parents. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
3 days ago
Parenting

6 Reasons I'll Be Stocking Up On These New Tile Town Sets Ahead Of The Holidays

Transformative toys like Tile Town Bluey Heeler Home encourage collaborative play, creative storytelling, and captivate kids' interest through imaginative building and interactive features. [ more ]
Social Media Today
5 days ago
Parenting

Elon Musk Plans to Move X HQ out of San Francisco

California Governor signed legislation to protect LGBTQ+ youth by stopping school districts from notifying parents about students' gender identity changes. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
5 days ago
Parenting

How Doctors Keep Their Own Kids Healthy While Traveling

Traveling with children can be challenging but offers valuable experiences for families to create lasting memories. [ more ]
Business Insider
5 days ago
Parenting

I don't want to forget who I was before becoming a dad. I make time for friends who don't have kids and allow myself to pursue hobbies.

Maintaining pre-kid identity amidst parenting responsibilities is essential for personal fulfillment. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
5 days ago
Parenting

Readers Respond: "Phones are a distraction in the classroom"

Readers are divided on allowing phones in schools; citing distractions, safety needs, and mental health issues as key factors. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
5 days ago
Parenting

A Mom Explained "Dishonest Harmony," A Toxic Parenting Style Common With Boomers

The Boomer generation's emphasis on keeping up appearances is leading to a shift towards addressing past issues and seeking validation among Gen X and Millennial parents. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
5 days ago
Parenting

This Mom Warns Parents Not To Tell Girls They're Being Teased Because Boys Secretly Like Them

Parents need to be cautious about the toxic generational phrase 'They tease you because they like you,' and address bullying appropriately. [ more ]
Fast Company
5 days ago
Parenting

Lovevery's new kits help kids learn to read by making phonics fun

Lovevery's Reading Skill Set aims to teach preschoolers how to read using a phonics-based approach while making the process fun through games. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
5 days ago
Parenting

28 Best Prime Day 2024 Deals For Parents

Amazon Prime Day offers significant discounts on must-have parenting items like baby gear, school supplies, and more. [ more ]
Secret London
5 days ago
Parenting

These Viral Ice Cream Twins Are Giving Out Free Scoops At The South Bank This Week

Free ice cream giveaway by twin advocates of affordable treats in London during heatwave. [ more ]
New York Post
5 days ago
Parenting

How parents can talk to their children about the Trump assassination attempt

Explaining traumatic events to children requires validation, basic information, and reassurance of safety through carefully chosen words and emotional support. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
6 days ago
Parenting

This Mom Swears By Her Family's Weekend "Dadurday" Tradition

Implement 'Dadurday' for quality time with kids while giving stay-at-home parent a break. [ more ]
New York Post
6 days ago
Parenting

My sister uses hippy-dippy 'gentle parenting' - her kids are hellions, no longer welcome in my home

Little hell-raisers?Get the hell out!
...
Crayon graffiti, animal brutality, garden destruction and vandalism.
Scary Mommy
6 days ago
Parenting

Teaching Kids The Value Of A Dollar These Days Is A Wild Ride

When I was a kid, there were commercials, and then there were television shows.An ad during Mister Rogers convinced me I couldn't live without an Easy Bake Oven, but the show itself?
Business Insider
6 days ago
Parenting

My grandparents raised me, and the generational divide wasn't always easy. But I had the coolest great aunts, and my kids love them, too.

My brother and I were raised by my grandparents and my great aunts helped.My kids have a special relationship with them, and I'm grateful.The benefits of their intergenerational bond go both ways.
ABC7 San Francisco
5 days ago
Parenting

Newsom signs new law that bans rules requiring schools to notify parents of child's pronoun change

Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed a law barring school districts from passing policies that require schools to notify parents if their child asks to change their gender identification.
Business Insider
6 days ago
Parenting

I've worked with college students for years. Parents should teach their college-bound kids these key life skills this summer.

Parents should prepare teens for college by teaching them budgeting, health, and safety skills.Many freshmen struggle with independence and managing finances, health, and problem-solving.
QNS
6 days ago
Parenting

Mets players Sean Manaea and Jose Iglesias make special surprise appearance during Kids Club Day Sunday at Citi Field - QNS

Photo courtesy of the New York Mets
Business Insider
6 days ago
Parenting

I'm Gen Z and my parents help me financially. My dad says it's a loan against my inheritance.

I'm 25 years old and I'm moving in with my parents after living in London for three years.While in the UK, they sent me $1,000 monthly to help me pay rent.
New York Post
6 days ago
Parenting

Shannen Doherty 'desperately' wanted children and to become a mom before death

Shannen Doherty expressed a strong desire to become a mom before she died after a nearly decade-long battle with cancer on July 13.
New York Post
6 days ago
Parenting

Kids' screen time should be cut to this surprisingly low number of hours a week, experts say

Less screen time means less bad behavior.
Scary Mommy
6 days ago
Parenting

A Boy Mom Worries She Won't Hear From Her Adult Sons

A mom on TikTok wonders what her life will look like if she only has sons, worried that once they're grown, she'll never hear from them.
Scary Mommy
6 days ago
Parenting

I'm A Mom Of 5. Here Are My Best Budgeting Hacks.

That's the amount of money American families spend raising one child.Like many other American parents, I don't have just one kid - I actually have five.
Slate Magazine
6 days ago
Parenting

My Kid's Friend Has Zero Supervision

On this episode: Zak, Lucy and Jamilah help a member of the Slate Parenting Facebook Group who's torn about her kid's new bestie.
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

I'm American and my husband is Spanish. We are raising our child with both cultures.

I'm American and my husband is Spanish.We spent time between the two countries.Our 5-year-old daughter is being raised with both cultures.
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

I dreaded my teens dating, but it's brought me closer to them. They talk to me about everything - I've even helped draft break-up texts.

My teenagers are 14 and 16, and have both started seriously dating within the last year.Through happy moments and heartbreak, I've supported my kids and grown closer to them as they date.
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

I'm a mom of 3 and I prefer to vacation with each of my kids individually instead of traveling as a family

I am one of three siblings and we used to travel together as a family.I have three kids of my own now, and I travel individually with each of them instead of together.
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

To avoid college costs, these 'pronatalists' want their kids to have a cash-positive business by age 18

A "pronatalist" couple is trying to address the falling birth rate by having seven to twelve kids.But they aren't planning on footing the bill for all those kids to attend college someday.
Slate Magazine
1 week ago
Parenting

I Made It Into My "Dream School." I Hate What I Had to Do to Get Here.

I'm a teen who's just graduated from high school, living in a small town where everyone knows everyone.Early in high school, I had been friends with a group of girls I'd known since elementary school.
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

Instead of buying gifts for our daughters, we ask parents to bring toys their kids no longer use. We do an exchange at the party.

Requesting guests not to buy new gifts for birthdays can help reduce overwhelming amounts of stuff. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
1 week ago
Parenting

Asking Eric: The neighbors want my advice on a situation that has rocked their family

Dear Eric: A young neighbor couple confided in me that their daughters told them that an out-of-town uncle visiting recently had exposed himself to them.
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

I moved from New York to Maine 4 years ago. I'm still surprised at how friendly people are and how far away everything is.

People in Maine are incredibly friendly and welcoming, making it easy to build a strong community. [ more ]
www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk
1 week ago
Parenting

How much screen times is ok for kids? Expert reveals when it becomes 'unhealthy'

There is an entire ( and very addictive) digital world out there for our kids to discover whether it's scrolling on TikTok or liking Instagram posts.
Fast Company
1 week ago
Parenting

A financial guide to navigating your sandwich generation years

Financially protect yourself in the sandwich generation by having crucial conversations with aging parents about money, healthcare, and estate planning, and prioritizing your retirement over college savings. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

I let my kids play in the mud, and I don't mind when they wrestle. I've made my peace with dirt and we have a household safe word.

My sons have a lot of energy, and they like to play in the mud.They also get rowdy and often wrestle with each other and their friends.However, I don't mind, as long as everyone is having fun.
www.mercurynews.com
1 week ago
Parenting

Miss Manners: Should I tell my carpool kids what their parents won't?

DEAR MISS MANNERS: Is there ever a polite way to teach other people's kids to be a little more mannerly or considerate?
For years, I have been driving my grandson's carpool once or twice a week.
BuzzFeed
1 week ago
Parenting

"You're Both Wrong And Disgusting" People Are Sharing The Dumbest Hills They're Willing To Die On, And I'm Absolutely There With Some Of These

Morning person vs. night person debate is irrelevant; productivity matters most. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
1 week ago
Parenting

Opinion: Incentives matter in our society, even when making babies

Incentives matter is the most central lesson of economics.
And they matter no matter what kind of social activity you examine or which level of the economy you study.
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
Parenting

What I wish you knew about your child's mental health: how aiming for high self-esteem is a mistake | Bill Garvey

Abbey was seven years old when I met her.
She was pretty shy at that first appointment at my paediatric developmental clinic, initially only looking at the ground and not responding to any questions.
Slate Magazine
1 week ago
Parenting

Our Foster Kid Has a Strange Behavior With Food. We Can't Go On Like This.

My husband and I are fostering a 9-year-old boy, "Edward."
BuzzFeed
1 week ago
Parenting

44 Things That Immediately Scream "Bad Parenting"

Parents should avoid excessively restricting children from common activities like screen time to prevent long-term negative impacts on self-regulation. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
1 week ago
Parenting

A Divorce Coach Breaks Down How To Handle Co-Parenting With A Liar

Odds are, you got divorced for a reason.Your newfound freedom deserves a parade, but be prepared for your ex to rain on it.Divorce recovery coach Leah Marie Mazur is on TikTok to hand you an umbrella.
BuzzFeed
1 week ago
Parenting

14 Parenting Trends That Work, And 14 That Don't, According To Teachers

Here's what they agree with instead:
"Teacher and parents co-sharing student academics and classroom management.Once, I called a parent about their son's behavior.
BuzzFeed News
1 week ago
Parenting

Kourtney Got Honest About Experiencing "Mom Guilt" While Spending More Time With Her Baby Than Her Other Kids

Back in 2021, several internet users questioned why Kourtney reduced the number of social media posts featuring her kids and wound up speculating that she was spending all of her time with Travis, who frequently appeared on her page.
berlin.de
1 week ago
Parenting

New counselling service for children and young people

Thousands of children and young people in Berlin live without their parents in foster families or homes.
A new contact point has now been established for them.
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
Parenting

How to be a Norwegian parent: let your kids roam free, stay home alone, have fun and fail

It's 1.30pm.
Nila and Arion arrive home after finishing school for the day.
www.mercurynews.com
1 week ago
Parenting

Opinion: Teaching your kids to swim this summer? Steer clear of floaties

Floaties provide a false sense of security and can increase the risk of accidental drowning by creating a vertical drowning position for children. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

My parents were always athletic when I was growing up. They set me up for success in my adult fitness journey.

My parents taught me about the joys of sports and exercise; they also joined in on the fun.As an adult, I am still athletic, and I'm a yoga teacher; I thank my parents for that.
BuzzFeed
1 week ago
Parenting

Tell Me What Surprised You Most About Being A Single Or Stay-At-Home Dad

Society often views moms as the default, primary parent, leading to unique surprises for dads who are as hands-on as moms in parenting. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
1 week ago
Parenting

A Woman Is Warning Parents About Super Spicy Books Their Tween Might Bring Home

Parents typically don't want to discourage their kids from reading.Anytime I catch my kid with a book in their hand, I'm filled with a sense of pride.
BuzzFeed
1 week ago
Parenting

Tell Us How You Discovered Your Partner Had A Secret Child While You Were Together

BuzzFeed
1 week ago
Parenting

11 Cheap Sprinkler Toys For Kids That Are Perfect For A Summer At Home

Invest in outdoor water play like inflatable pools or sprinkler toys for kids to cool off in the backyard this summer. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
1 week ago
Parenting

My Husband Won't Interact With Our Kids Without a Podcast Buffer. I'm Fed Up.

My husband is a good dad (helps, feeds the kids, gets them to sleep, is generally an equal partner).
www.standard.co.uk
1 week ago
Parenting

Over two thirds of London teachers 'concerned children will experience holiday hunger'

More than two thirds of teachers in London are concerned children will experience holiday hunger, a survey has found.
Business Insider
1 week ago
Parenting

I'm a grandmother and babysit my grandchildren often. Playing with them allows me to be a kid again.

I have three grandchildren aged 11, 10, and 7.When they come over to my place, I make sure to have activities for them to enjoy.
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