Are today's parents micromanaging their kids to the point of harm?
It is not an exaggeration to say that without Henry Potter, Bedford Falls would cease to exist.
The last of Rome’s Five Great Emperors left a record of important life-lessons he learned from his adopted father.
Women prisoners were three times as likely to be sexually victimized by women inmates than were men inmates by other male inmates.
Louisa May Alcott had some interesting views as a feminist.
We’ve failed to teach the next generation basic skills, and now it’s becoming a problem.
Thanksgiving is now mostly about getting together as family, eating a big meal, and gearing up for the Christmas shopping.
Does keeping young people out of the kitchen on Thanksgiving do them a disservice?
How often do we overestimate our own contributions and underestimate the contributions of others?
President Lincoln did it during the Civil War.
Psychologist John Rosemond said parents often buy in to these two myths on child discipline, neither of which is true or helpful.
Parents in Spain are planning homework strikes in November for some of these same reasons.
The increase in spending at restaurants may tell us something about the state of our society.
New statistics show homeschooling continues to grow in the U.S.
What is the appropriate age to leave a child home alone?
You can still live a meaningful, fulfilling, happy life without ever bringing a partner into the mix.
Many young adults no longer know how to do simple, basic skills.
It offers benefits to students who want a challenge and those who need more time and help.
"Textbooks are so badly written. They're boring!"
Is it possible that we’ve taken parenting to an extreme that is hurting both adults and children?
On the 'Homer Simpsonization' of men
Chores cement children as part of the household and part of the family while giving them skills they will use throughout life.
Or are they only telling us what we all want to hear?
Are schools trying to remove parents from education?
"For me, the concept of being ‘happily unmarried’ doesn’t exist. It’s just a self-protection mechanism against sadness and rejection."
Enough with the man-hating