Adults weren’t always helpful. I learned to rely on my own resources.
Liza Long looks to her son as a mentor. ___ In the third week of September 16 years ago, I met my second son for the first time. A difficult pregnancy with preterm labor and several long, tedious weeks of bed rest concluded anticlimactically with an apparently healthy baby born on his due date, a […]
7 money lessons all high school kids should know by the time they graduate.
What happens when your kid turns criminal? How do you protect the family while trying to save him or her?
The Arbinger Principles might be new to some people so Tyler Jacobson explains how they can help parents have the tools to help their children acquire necessary life skills.
Is playing sports your child’s dream or yours?
Teens are native tech users — they use their phones like they use their hands.
Mike Berry is a dad who understands teenagers. Here’s what your kids want you to know.
Shawn Henfling speaks about his own battle with depression and an actionable plan for helping others
Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads. __ There is no better place to witness the changing roles of men and women in the larger culture than through the lens of parenthood. But rather than speculate on what and how contemporary fathers do what they do, we’d like to bring […]
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Tyler Jacobson offers alternatives to ‘helicopter parenting’ troubled teens. — Sometimes teens go from normal teenage angst to troubled teen in the blink of an eye leaving us parents shell shocked and wondering what to do next. In this situation one of the normal reactions is to become a ‘helicopter’ parent who has to know […]