Behavioral Development

Learn how to guide your kid through his behavioral development. Plus: Try these ideas for building self-esteem.

7 Tips for Disciplining Your Toddler

Keep your kids in line with these simple strategies.

The One Reason Your Kid May Not Really Be Ready for Kindergarten

Self-regulation is crucial to helping kids get an early jump on education, so the kids who develop later are already behind.

Age-by-Age Guide to Lying

Yes, kids lie. (But so do adults.) The good news: If parents take a strong lead on a no-lying policy, most children will learn to walk the straight and narrow.

Big Kids 101: Understanding Big Kid Development

You may have mastered managing toddler tantrums and preschooler proclivities, but big-kid behavior is a whole other ball game. Learn what milestones to expect during the school-age years.

Snark Attack: Dealing with Your Kid's Sarcasm

Has your kid become the queen of sarcasm? We'll help you set her straight.

6 Ways to Motivate Your Kids

Try these no-nag strategies to get them to pick up, do homework, brush teeth, and more.

Wimpy & Whiny: Understanding Emotionally Sensitive Children

Some kids are just born more sensitive. Help your child not take everything so hard, whether it's hurt feelings or scraped knees.

Failure Is an Option

A little disappointment can actually benefit your child -- as long as you teach him how to bounce back from it and cope with failure.

The Year Ahead: Age 5

Your baby is heading off to kindergarten this year -- where did the time go? There's more excitement on the horizon. Here's some of what lies ahead.

Helping Kids Cope with Grief

Tips on how children can deal with the death of a close friend or family member.

How to Deal with 3 Super-Annoying Toddler Situations

Super Parent's best tips on how to handle the toughest toddler situations, like whining and full-blown meltdowns.

How to Leave a Store Without Buying a Toy

Are you worried about a potential meltdown every time you go to the store and don't buy your son a toy? Here are some tips to handle the situation before, during and after!

It Seems Kids Aren't as Kind as They Used to Be

Bet you can guess who is to blame.

That's Enough! Four Ways to Discipline Ungrateful Children

Stop your kid's seemingly endless requests and ungrateful attitude with our expert plan.

Breaking Gender Roles for Latino Boys

Lessons on bringing up sons who are open, kind, and destined to defy macho-men stereotypes.

Monsters Under the Bed: Understanding Kid Fears

Many of kids' fears seem mystifying or irrational, but to them the world is full of threats. Most fears fade as kids develop, but if your child's fear persist and totally preoccupy him, he'll need your help to overcome them. We've got the top soothing strategies for his biggest fears - -real and imaginary.

Is My Daughter Ready for Makeup?

Parenting Expert Jan Faull, MEd, helps a mom decide whether to allow her 10-year-old daughter to wear makeup.

Dealing With Your Child's Mood Swings

Learn what's behind her erratic emotions and how to go with the flow.

Trouble at School

Even well-behaved children sometimes act up in class. Be prepared for a note or a call before you get one.

The Truth About Lying

All kids tell whoppers sometimes. The way you handle it can determine whether the fibs fade or become a big, fat problem.

Away We Go: Tips for Traveling with Toddlers

A vacay with your toddler can be fun -- if you're prepared. We've got expert solutions for the most common travel problems.

10 Ways to Beat the End-of-Summer Blues

The end of summer can make any happy kid sad and anxious about going back to school. Here are tips on how to help your kids beat those summer blues.

Horoscope for a Cancer Baby

Babies whose astrological sign is Cancer love being at home surrounded by family. Keep your little Crab--born from June 21 to July 22--comfortable by sticking to a routine, as kids with this zodiac sign tend to not like going out of their comfort zone.

Horoscope for a Scorpio Baby

Scorpio babies are little detectives in the making. These tiny Scorpions are naturally drawn to mysteries and may keep a few themselves! Astrology reveals that babies born between Oct. 23 and Nov. 21 are very perceptive of emotions, including their own, so be careful to not let frustration get the best of you.

Study: Kids with Half- and Step-Siblings Are More Aggressive

Aggressive behavior is more common in kids who live with half- and step-siblings, a new study finds.