Mon, Dec 10 2018

How Teachers Influence Our Children

This is the beginning of an ongoing series About How Teachers Influence Our Children I was thinking about what are the characteristics of a good teacher and how can I...

How Important Grandparents Are to Children

This is a First in a Ongoing Series on How Important Grandparents Are to Children With falling fertility and the demographic ageing of Western industrialized societies, family networks are changing...

Help for Helicopter Parents

Are you one of those "helicopter parents?" The kind who is overprotective when it comes to their children? The ones who micromanage them? Who set up all their play dates, hover...

Good Inspiring Organizations Making a Differnce

Community Support Asha India – they work to improve slum conditions in India through various methods including educating community members about their rights to safe water and sanitation and training groups...

Thanks, anti-vaxxers: Measles is on the rise in Europe

And yet, despite having a cheap way to prevent one of the most infectious diseases in the world, most countries in Europe still haven’t met the target goal for...

What The Screen Time Experts Do With Their Own Kids

But many experts on kids and media are also parents themselves. So when I was interviewing dozens of them for my book The Art of Screen Time, I asked...

The Child Whisperer | diary of a bewildered mother

When we stop for a moment to try and understand our children and their unique needs, we can communicate better with them and get frustrated less frequently. I learned...

Positive Things to Say to Your Child

In a world where saying "no" is usually a lot easier than saying "yes," it is important to bring up children who don't feel that negativity has a higher...

No Children Because of Climate Change? Some People Are Considering It

Add this to the list of decisions affected by climate change: Should I have children? READ MORE HERE