Parenting Advice & Tips

Even the seasoned parent needs a little help dealing with common parenting issues. We've got a great go-to guide full of tips and advice for all those challenging situations.

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My Child Doesn't Want To See Family—How Can I Encourage Her Without Disrespecting Her Boundaries?
As important as it is to respect our child's choices and personal boundaries, it can be challenging when a choice conflicts with what is important to us. Autonomy-supportive parenting offers a road map for how to respond when our child doesn't want to do something we want them to do, preserving their agency and our values at the same time.
I'm Nev Schulman, a Dad and Host of 'Catfish': Here Are My Biggest Pieces of Dating Advice for Parents
Dating as a single parent can sometimes be intimidating and frustrating. But there are simple and smart strategies to save time and steer clear of deceptive matches, according to the Catfish: The TV Show host and dad of three.
How to Teach Kids About Money Before High School
Here's how to raise kids who enter high school with a solid financial foundation.
I'm a Dad and an Event Planner: Here's What I Do For My Kids' Birthdays
Birthday celebrations don't have to be lavish to be memorable. A celebrity event planner breaks down what he and his husband do to make their daughters' birthday parties special.
My Teenager Is So Mean to His Little Sister—Is This Normal Sibling Behavior or Bullying?'s "Ask Your Mom" columnist, Emily Edlynn, Ph.D., says some sibling conflicts count as bullying and need to be addressed. Helping the meaner sibling better understand their behaviors can be the first step in making behavior change.
Redditor Wants To Know What Newest Parenting Advice 'Grinds Your Gears'
Despite some people's opinions, you're doing a good job—even if you tell your child they're doing a good job.

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I'm a Mom and a School Nurse: Here's How To Know When To Keep Your Kid Home Sick From School
A mom and an elementary school nurse discusses the challenges parents face navigating a pandemic school year, along with the way schools operate to keep students safe.
6 Board Games To Teach Kids About Money (That Are Actually Fun)
Learning to manage money is a critical lesson for growing children. But it's not always the most engaging lesson. Board games can help fix that.
TikToker Sparks Debate With Her 'No Sleepovers' Rule

Mom got plenty of feedback for her "unpopular opinion" on how to keep her kids safe.