Embed from Getty Images—A father’s part in his child’s well-balanced development is important. The following tips may help you win your kid’s affection and trust and avoid their alienation.◊♦◊Don’t Expect the ImpossibleMany parents expect compliant behavior from their kids the moment they have learned how to sit up. At age two, a child hasn’t yet developed…
This post is sponsored by GoodNites® —While the scene was the famous BlogHer conference, in my mind, I imagined we were on a classic desert isle with a group of eclectic castaways. In the old TV show, they might have been the Professor, Ginger, Maryanne, the Millionaire and Gilligan. In our case, we were the professor, err pediatrician,…
Coping with each stage of parenting is easy if you keep things simple
We know that dads are important. Next week in the GMP Dad’s workshop, we go into the science behind our knowledge.
Sensational child development claims can lead to frustrating results for parents and children.
Live by your judgments and you are not much different than a two year old
Teens are native tech users — they use their phones like they use their hands.
If you want to fast-track your child’s development, forget CDs, books that beep, and toys that whirr. Play music with them, with the emphasis being on “play”.
The other day I gave my wife the look. At 7:30 on a Thursday morning, I was finished. We love him, but our teenage son is driving us mad.
I strive to teach my son about superheroes, and they are not professional football players. They are men who return love to diffuse hate.
Joe is a blogger dad who woke up one day to find his house had turned into a sea of toys. Here is what he did about it.
Kids’ lives are being altered and derailed because people often misinterpret research.
It’s long been accepted as normal, even necessary, but research indicates it is ineffective and possibly damaging. What is your opinion on spanking?
Kozo Hattori explains how and why he is getting his sons back in touch with nurturing physical contact.
Toxic parenting sets the stage for abusive adults and starts a cycle that is hard to escape. Thomas Fiffer offers 10 dos and don’ts to keep your parenting healthy and safe.
You don’t have to hide anymore. Luka Vaughan shares his survival story so you, too, can overcome the shame that is paralyzing your soul.