No, You Should NOT Allow Your Kids to Hit Each Other

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You’re the one hurting your children if you let it happen, says Dr. Lisa Kaplin.

Surprising Facts About the Psychological and Emotional Abuse of Children

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Most psychological and emotional abuse of children goes unseen and unmentioned, but its impact has lasting consequences.

My Son, the 5th Grade Gynecologist

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A story about the most awkward parent-teacher conference, ever.

What Every Parent Should Know About Concussions

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Cindy Trowbridge tells us how to recognize the signs and symptoms of head trauma.

Who Is Responsible for Keeping Kids Safe From Sexual Abuse?

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Knowledge is power. Especially for our children.

The Eyes Have it: Changing Kids’ Minds About Bad Behaviour

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Why do some children seem angry all the time, or act as if they just don’t care about the feelings of others?

A Letter to My Second Wife To Be

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He hasn’t met her yet, but when he does he knows what she will mean in his life.

Will Prioritizing my Son’s Emotional Well-Being Emasculate Him?

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When we give special consideration to our children’s emotional health are we taking care of girls, but coddling our boys?

These Videos of Dads Playing Their Kids’ Instruments Will Melt Your Heart

These Videos of Dads Playing Their Kids’ Instruments Will Melt Your Heart

Giving a kid a drum set is supposed to be a parent’s worst nightmare. These dads would disagree…

How To Respond When A Child Wants To Live With The Other Parent

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Generally, custody and residency decisions are better left up to parents. But at times, parents may be swayed by their children’s preferences.

Five Things I Was Desperate For My Son To Do Until He Actually Started Doing Them

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Dad and Buried could not WAIT for his young son to be able to do certain things. Until he did them. Now we have a desperate dad wanting to turn back time.

Children’s Book Review: Will You Play With Me? The Adventures of Princess Nadia

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Alex Yarde reviews the story of Princess Nadia’s fun-filled adventure featuring a plucky little girl and authored by a loving dad.

Why Are We Still Circumcising Our Boys?

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Whether it was God, Mother Nature, or Darwin, the skin that we brutally cut or cauterize away is there for a purpose, a purpose that has been forgotten.

Celebrating the Child in All of Us

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Ty Phillips helps us start the new year with a healthy dose of childish amazement and wonder.

I Lived in Poverty to Save My Son From Daycare

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She was harshly criticized for not taking full time work, but she knew what was best for her little boy.

Should Parents Really Care If There’s a Play-Doh Piece That Kind of Looks Like a Penis?

Should Parents Really Care If There's a Play-Doh Piece That Kind of Looks Like a Penis?

Mike Reynolds considers the online gall and outrage surrounding the recent “Play-Doh penis” controversy and wonders what’s really getting parents so agitated.