Ditch the Aggressor and Victim Roles

2016-02-26T17:20:02+00:00

Q: My kids are 5 (girl) and 9(boy). She is precocious and bates her brother regularly. She is an extrovert sometimes to the extreme. He is quiet, generally calm, and keeps things inside, always trying

Ditch the Aggressor and Victim Roles 2016-02-26T17:20:02+00:00

Digital Mothering

2016-03-16T18:40:43+00:00

More than nine out of 10 mothers with children under the age of 18 use the Internet. A recent 2016 report from eMarketer explored how digital U.S. mothers are—and what they were using their electronic

Digital Mothering 2016-03-16T18:40:43+00:00

A Moody Eight-Year-Old

2016-02-26T17:12:50+00:00

Q: One of our 8-year-old twin daughters has become more moody and disrespectful at home. Recently, I was surprised to find out that she has also not been acting well at school, for example, talking

A Moody Eight-Year-Old 2016-02-26T17:12:50+00:00

The Weirdness of Kids

2016-03-16T18:42:56+00:00

Kids are, well, strange creatures, and some are perhaps stranger than others (ever read the comic strip Lio? Now that’s a weird kid!). Kids are curious creatures, but about things that an adult wouldn’t look

The Weirdness of Kids 2016-03-16T18:42:56+00:00

A Pretty Little Liar

2016-02-26T17:10:16+00:00

Q: My daughter is 5 and is a liar…about anything and everything! It’s silly things like making up stories to fit in or get attention, and sometimes the things she says makes no sense at

A Pretty Little Liar 2016-02-26T17:10:16+00:00

All I want is Some Help!

2016-02-26T17:08:23+00:00

Q: I have four children ages 7, 6, 4 and 2. The current chore load is emptying the dishwasher, clearing the table, making beds and vacuuming, but I want to provide more responsibility. Do you

All I want is Some Help! 2016-02-26T17:08:23+00:00

Handling a Picky Eater

2016-02-26T16:51:05+00:00

Q: My 4-year-old son is an extremely picky eater who screams whenever he sees a new food or non-preferred food on his plate. As an infant, he suffered from reflux, and I read some research

Handling a Picky Eater 2016-02-26T16:51:05+00:00

Author Brad Meltzer on the Role of Fathers Today

2016-02-26T01:21:13+00:00

The role of dads has been evolving rapidly today. Fathers are more likely to take paternity leave as well as stay at home with the kids than in generations past. I recently chatted with Brad

Author Brad Meltzer on the Role of Fathers Today 2016-02-26T01:21:13+00:00