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How To Raise An Honest Kid (But Not A Narc)

ByLizzy Francis

Here's what parents who want to raise honest kids need to keep in mind.


How To Raise A Strong Kid (But Not A Selfish Bully)

ByLizzy Francis

No one wants to raise a pushover. Most people don't want to raise bullies, either. This is how you strike the balance.


The Vygotsky Theory And What It Means For Parents

ByChristian Dashiell

Vygotsky's theory of cognitive development has some helpful applications for parents looking to use everyday moment to help kids thrive.

Catching ZZZ's

Get Your Kid To Bed Quickly With Progressive Muscle Relaxation

ByTyler Santora

If you relax the body, you relax the mind, you get the kids to sleep.


How To Raise Empathetic Kids In 5 Simple Steps

ByLizzy Francis

Raising an empathetic and kind child is a beautiful thing, but it's also important to prepare kids for the real world.


Resilient Kids Come From Parents Who Do These 8 Things

ByLizzy Francis

Letting your kids fail and talking to them about it goes a long way.


At What Age Do You Stop Burping a Baby? A Nurse Explains

ByChristian Dashiell

4 to 6 months is a good rule of thumb, but these are the specific signs to look for.


You’re Probably Doing Timeouts Wrong

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Timeouts may seem like the perfect solution for child discipline problems, but they’re rarely used correctly, which makes them less than useful.

Parenting Style

Gentle Parenting Is Not For The Weak Of Heart

ByChristian Dashiell

This trending parenting approach requires a lot of patience.


How To Discipline A Toddler: What The New Research Says

ByChristian Dashiell

It’s still not okay to hit your kid, and new research gives parents healthy alternatives.

Watch Your Mouth

If You Say These Common Phrases To Your Kid, You’re A Bully

ByChristian Dashiell

When parents communicate the same way bullies do, it sets a bad example and makes kids feel unsafe.


How To Dress A Baby For Cold Weather

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Keeping a baby comfortable in winter temps requires extra time, extra layers, extra clothes, and extra patience.

Skin To Skin

Mastering Kangaroo Care, The Baby Bonding Technique Taking Off With Dads

ByChristian Dashiell

Skin-to-skin contact isn’t just for baby and mom.


What Is Pitocin And When Is It Used To Induce Labor?

ByJayme Moye

Everything you need to know about Pitocin, the common drug used to induce labor.

Baby Bonding

The Benefits Of Skin To Skin, And How To Do It

ByEmily Kelleher

The practice has been popping up on birth plans everywhere, and science is on its side.

Expecting Parents

Prenatal Massage 101: Techniques To Soothe Your Pregnant Partner

ByPatrick A. Coleman

There’s no reason for dads to freak out about offering their partner some healing touch.