Family

Why are Teachers ‘Raising the Children’?

Why are Teachers ‘Raising the Children’?

Is the education system trying to replace the core unit it desperately needs to back it up?

How to Tell if Your Kid’s ‘Fussy Eating’ Phase is Normal

How to Tell if Your Kid’s ‘Fussy Eating’ Phase is Normal

If you have a child who is a fussy eater, you’re not alone. Almost half of all children will go through a fussy eating period in the early years.

Why Joanna Gaines’ New Book Has Soared to the Top of the Bestseller List

Why Joanna Gaines’ New Book Has Soared to the Top of the Bestseller List

Some of this is likely due to Joanna Gaines’ celebrity status. But after looking through her cookbook, I can’t help but wonder if there’s something more than popularity generating the chart-topping sales.

How Homeschoolers Defeated California’s Push to Take Power From Parents

How Homeschoolers Defeated California’s Push to Take Power From Parents

Initially, the bill tried to mandate fire inspections of all homeschooling families. Then the proposal was amended—this time to force homeschooling families to give out private information about the names and address of homeschooling families.

Alfie Evans, and the Value of a Single Human Life

Alfie Evans, and the Value of a Single Human Life

The most obvious issue is this: “What is the meaning and value of a single human life?”

Alfie Evans: From the Cradle to the Grave

Alfie Evans: From the Cradle to the Grave

I can think of no worse situation than having to choose whether or not to continue treating my child. Actually, that’s not true. There is a worse situation.

Parents Stand Up for Children in ‘Sex Ed Sit Out’

Parents Stand Up for Children in ‘Sex Ed Sit Out’

In the more than 80 hours of sex ed that kids are subjected to during their public school career, children are asked to become experts on every contraceptive drug and device imaginable, and yet no time is spent on how to form healthy marriages and happy families.

The Secret to Building a Close Family

The Secret to Building a Close Family

It's not as difficult as many would believe.

Stanford Study: Religious Teens Are Smarter (and More Conscientious and Cooperative) than Non-Observant Teens
Why Every Woman Should Read Barbara Bush’s 1990 Commencement Speech

Why Every Woman Should Read Barbara Bush’s 1990 Commencement Speech

Is it time to return to the wisdom Barbara Bush presented at Wellesley so many years ago?

4 Steps to Ensure Children Become Well-Adjusted Adults

4 Steps to Ensure Children Become Well-Adjusted Adults

"The culture of the group of which your child is a part growing up will be the culture he or she adopts as their own."

Homeschooling Freedoms Are Under Threat. Will Parents Defend Them?

Homeschooling Freedoms Are Under Threat. Will Parents Defend Them?

Our modern homeschooling freedoms come with the responsibility to protect those freedoms.

Putting a Ring on It, for the Children’s Sake

Putting a Ring on It, for the Children’s Sake

Hollywood's Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson and his partner have another daughter on the way.

The 3 Basic Ingredients Needed for Life Happiness

The 3 Basic Ingredients Needed for Life Happiness

One of the overarching desires in life – whether we admit it or not – is to simply be happy. We know it’s not always feasible or realistic, yet it’s something we desire on some level—for ourselves, our spouses, and most especially, our children.

9 Things We Fail to Admit about Transgender Kids (from an Endocrinologist)

9 Things We Fail to Admit about Transgender Kids (from an Endocrinologist)

Those in the medical community are beginning to speak up about the dangers of helping children transition to the opposite sex.

Not All Smart Girls Need to Go to College

Not All Smart Girls Need to Go to College

It’s all well and good to praise a girl for being a success in school, but when we do so, we should also consider the message it sends to her.

Why Manners and Respect Classes Are Back (and a Big Hit with Children)

Why Manners and Respect Classes Are Back (and a Big Hit with Children)

Three reasons kids seem to revel in learning good manners.

Are Parents Responsible for the Troubled State of American Children?

Are Parents Responsible for the Troubled State of American Children?

Parenting is serious business, and if a couple decides to bear children, they must take the resulting guardianship seriously.

Mike Rowe Hits Hard for Fatherhood

Mike Rowe Hits Hard for Fatherhood

It’s the parents who have changed. It’s the parents who have put their own happiness above the best interests of their kids.

Most Marital Difficulties Stem from One Thing: Ego

Most Marital Difficulties Stem from One Thing: Ego

Are you on your partner’s side? If not, what do you think is getting in your way?

Rebuilding community starts with rebuilding family?

Rebuilding community starts with rebuilding family?

If it is in family that we are first provided security, love, community, and socialization, then it seems reasonable to ponder the link between the collapse of community and the collapse of the family.

We Don't Give Our Kids Exams. But That Does Not Mean They Are Not Tested.
The Killing of the American White Male

The Killing of the American White Male

Why are so many American white men killing themselves and others? And what’s to be done about this phenomenon?

Utah Gives Parents the Right to Parent

Utah Gives Parents the Right to Parent

It’s a sad commentary on American childhood when we need laws to protect parents from persecution for letting their kids walk, play, or stay unsupervised.

G.K. Chesterton: Women Shouldn't Pursue Careers?

G.K. Chesterton: Women Shouldn't Pursue Careers?

"I do not deny that women have been wronged and even tortured; but I doubt if they were ever tortured so much as they are tortured now by the absurd modern attempt to make them domestic empresses and competitive clerks at the same time."

5 Charts that Explain Why Millennials Are Not Having Children

5 Charts that Explain Why Millennials Are Not Having Children

Based on trends in costs, it’s evident why many families are choosing to have fewer children – or in some cases, no children at all.

Parents, Stop Doing Your Child’s Homework

Parents, Stop Doing Your Child’s Homework

It can be quite tempting for parents who want to see their child succeed in everything to interfere and do the work for the child.

The Sexual Revolution’s Unwanted Progeny

The Sexual Revolution’s Unwanted Progeny

Did the sexual revolution erode men's sense of responsibility toward pregnant women?

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