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Five to Ten year olds are a world unto themselves. Here are some great ways to help them grow and reduce your stress.

When a Child’s Frustration Spills Over

2019-11-11T16:29:55+00:00

We’ve forgotten as a society that children are drama factories, and often blow things way out of proportion. Sometimes, those kids express violent thoughts concerning themselves, such as wanting to die. This mom wonders how

When a Child’s Frustration Spills Over2019-11-11T16:29:55+00:00

How to Start Chores

2019-11-11T16:20:56+00:00

A mom wakes up to realize she’s been doing entirely too much around the house and that it’s time for her three young children to step up in the chore department. Her question revolves around

How to Start Chores2019-11-11T16:20:56+00:00

Managing One-on-One Time

2019-11-11T16:34:28+00:00

Kids need attention, especially from mom and dad. But we often don’t know how much attention is appropriate because some kids desire 24/7 attention from a parent while some kids don’t crave much interaction at

Managing One-on-One Time2019-11-11T16:34:28+00:00

Dawdling in the Morning

2019-08-26T21:53:09+00:00

Trying to prod a child to hurry is like trying to herd cats—it’s a thankless, nearly impossible job! This week’s question comes from a mom whose five-year-old is taking his sweet time in the mornings…and

Dawdling in the Morning2019-08-26T21:53:09+00:00

Slaying the Whiny Monster

2019-08-26T23:08:17+00:00

What is it about a whiny child that can drive anyone insane? This week’s question comes from a mom of a whining 6-year-old boy. She’s desperate to change his tone but is having no luck.

Slaying the Whiny Monster2019-08-26T23:08:17+00:00

Who Brings Home the Bacon?

2019-08-28T21:25:41+00:00

Many husbands feel very keenly that it’s their job to support their family, but oftentimes, the wife enjoys working or has a successful career. This week’s question comes from a wife who is the family

Who Brings Home the Bacon?2019-08-28T21:25:41+00:00

Does Parenting Exhaust You?

2019-09-16T20:40:54+00:00

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Does Parenting Exhaust You?2019-09-16T20:40:54+00:00

Setting Relative Boundaries

2019-08-28T20:28:15+00:00

We love our close relatives, but sometimes aunts, uncles and grandparents can cross the line when it comes to what we think is appropriate behavior. This mom asks how should she respond when a grandparent

Setting Relative Boundaries2019-08-28T20:28:15+00:00

Talk is Cheap

2019-09-16T20:41:15+00:00

If ever there was a parenting myth that as gained prominence in today's child-rearing culture, it's the one that says you can reason your child into proper behavior. The cold, hard reality is that you

Talk is Cheap2019-09-16T20:41:15+00:00