Parental authority seems to have all but disappeared in many families. Instead, children are given the velvet glove treatment.
Playing benefits both parent and child.
The Dutch use "an intuitive parenting approach that most of us already know but have forgotten."
The focus on girls causes us to overlook the ways in which boys are struggling.
Do you parent differently than your own parents?
The Addis Housewares study found over half of mums just don't have the time to teach their kids domestic know-how.
Is Robert Kelly just another tool of the patriarchy?
Do more parents need to step back and insist their children follow through with their chores?
The chaos of children makes for a good life anyway.
Giving a good answer to a ‘Why?’ question is not just a philosophical abstraction.
The stereotype that women are by nature better than men at child rearing is reinforced by the assumption that parental duties must be split equally.
Would we see a stronger generation of adults if parents let their children navigate the school of hard knocks a little more often?
'Sir, I have a bit of a bone to pick with you about your recent comments during the confirmation hearing for Betsy DeVos..."
We need to fight back against a culture that tells our kids that truthfulness does not matter.
A new NYU study suggests men want to be better dads—many just don’t know how.
Unearned praise, we seem to have determined, is necessary to ensure that children don’t get depressed and fall further behind their peers.
Have we been misguided in our attempts toward gender neutrality?
"Then Kyle replied, ‘Shut up, mom. You don’t know what you’re talking about.’ ... Kyle is 10 years old."
Why are we not surprised?
There used to be a seesaw in every playground.
The reality is that almost everyone–single, infertile, overwhelmed by parenting, out of work–has their own set of heartaches and personal issues.
Are today's parents micromanaging their kids to the point of harm?
Their views have been labeled "concerning."
Psychologist John Rosemond said parents often buy in to these two myths on child discipline, neither of which is true or helpful.
What is the appropriate age to leave a child home alone?
Is it possible that we’ve taken parenting to an extreme that is hurting both adults and children?
Chores cement children as part of the household and part of the family while giving them skills they will use throughout life.