When you go and see your child’s Pediatrician, you expect to be asked quite a few questions. How long has she been sick? What symptoms does she have? What treatments have you already tried? Do they make her better or worse?
Like the childhood obesity problem, the subject of “superkids” gets plenty of press these days. Time devoted the better part of an issue to it. Newsweek featured an article titled “Busy Around the Clock.” Articles with titles like “Whatever Happened to Play?” “Pushing Children Too Hard,” and “Are You Over-Scheduling Your kids?” show up in print media and on the Internet. Books with titles like Hyper-Parenting: Are Your Hurting Your Child by Trying Too Hard? are appearing on bookshelves.
Have you thought about what you are going to do to pay tribute to your father this coming Father’s Day? Perhaps there is someone in your life who is not your biological father and yet, they are a father figure to you. Either way, you may want to share the following story with those you love for the coming tribute to fathers everywhere.
One of the most common high-stress-on-the-Richter-scale complaints I hear from women: ?I don’t have any time for myself. My husband says that the kids are my number one priority. And if there is no time for me, well that’s how it is and I have to make the best of it.
If not, find someone. Better yet, BE a Mentor Mom! Find a woman who’s struggling with the routine of life. Provide a kind and steadying influence as someone who’s a little farther along the road.
I only rarely watch TV, and I was reminded why last week when after just 30 seconds of viewing I was advised by an “expert” child psychologist that I should talk to my kids about the war
In today’s world, parents are faced with the challenge of explaining violence, terrorism and war to children
Multiracial children are one of the fastest growing segments of the U.S. population. The number of mixed-race families in America is steadily increasing, due to a rise in interracial marriages and relationships, as well as an increase in transracial and international adoptions.