More From Andy Netzel
How To Protect Young Girls From Sports Injuries Parents love to watch daughters play sports, but they need to be aware of sports injuries typical of female athletes like ACL tears and concussions.
How to Introduce Kids to Video Games Instead of setting strict rules that feel arbitrary and make gaming a forbidden pleasure, parents should take an interest in video games their kids play.
How to Play With a Baby During the First Year It can be hard to feel like you're playing with a baby during their first year of life, but understanding development can help parents come up with fun baby games.
How to Teach a Kid to Argue Effectively It's important to teach a kid how to state their needs, and lay out a reasoned argument in a calm, measured way.
How to Rock a Baby To Sleep Rocking a baby simulates the movement of the womb while keeping the kid close. The key to rocking is to move slow and pay attention.
How to Fight the Influence of a Bad Friend When a child's bad behavior is the result of a friend who's a bad influence, parents need to double down on the empathy.
How to Comfort a Kid Demanding to Go Home Kids don't have the same perseverance or patience as parents do. It's important to have a game plan for when they become tired and stressed and ask to go home.
How to Introduce a New Baby to the Dog Ensuring a good first impression when introducing a dog to a baby must start at pregnancy when the baby is still a bump.
How and When to Intervene in Playground Fights Between Kids Parents are prone to swooping in when they see conflict, but letting kids work it out may just be the best idea.