If you erupt when your kids don’t listen or when the play becomes wild, we get it. But here’s how to stop your tirades once and for all—even when you really, really (really) want to yell.
Parents' editor-in-chief Liz Vaccariello knows there's no such thing as a perfect parent. So she's laughing at her mistakes while trying her best every day—and encourages you to do the same.
Bedtime at the Biggs House
Routine? What routine, writes our cover mom and actress Jenny Mollen, whose adventure trying to get her older son to, please, fall asleep will sound oh so familiar.
When it comes to child-rearing, a perfectionist attitude or go-with-the-flow mentality can affect your overall well-being.
Watching him learn hard lessons about the past made me focus on the right way to teach him about the future.
When are they ready for a sleepover? To have their ears pierced? Ride a bike? We’ll help you find the sweet spots so you can make sure your kids’ milestones are unforgettable—in a good way.
Parents' editor-in-chief Liz Vaccariello shares how a trip to the hair salon revealed her daughter's inner confidence.
Being a stepparent isn't always easy, especially during the holidays. Follow these tips to avoid stress and create happy memories with your stepchildren.
This Messenger Kids Facebook app, aimed for ages 6 to 12, gives parents control of who their child texts or contacts for a video chat.
Parenting culture is the latest hot export from Scandinavia. But what exactly do parents in Europe's far north do differently?
Designer Joy Cho shares familiar working-mom struggles: how to make meaningful holiday traditions, raise creative kids, and—oh yeah—get dinner on the table.
Experts share nine so-called "bad" parenting decisions, from bathing habits to screen time, that aren't that big a deal—and may even benefit your kids!
The mom of two has some thoughts about the whole flying-through-the-sky-to-deliver-presents thing.
Give it up for this amazing father, who put his own spin on the memes we see everywhere regarding dads' attitudes towards their daughters' boyfriends.
Aw! You'll love what this sweet dad did for his daughter when she was going through a tough breakup—and the daughter's touching tribute to him.
I could do lots of things differently with my kids, but I’m so glad I don’t.
Parents, we asked you on Facebook to 'fess up to the worst thing you ever called "dinner"—and we we loved your relatable, LOL-worthy responses.
This autumn is particularly important to designer Rebecca Minkoff, for personal reasons: Her son, Luca, 5, steps into first grade, and her baby girl, Bowie, 3, begins a full-time preschool program. Minkoff and her husband, actor/composer/director Gavin Bellour, who live in Brooklyn, are ready with transition strategies.
Helping kids tap into their imagination may just be the most important learning goal you can implement this year.
New research has found that dads are more likely to offer kids unhealthy food, which means moms are still in charge of mealtime in most households.
According to a new study, parents are more likely to take advice from family on their career than on how to raise their kids.
Where do you stand when it comes to dropping those four-letter words in front of your kiddos? This mom-of-four has a heartfelt explanation on her stance.
The actress and mom-of-two shares her biggest struggles, wins, and passions when it comes to being a parent.
Kristin Burrello, a mom of three, loved flowers and dreamed of someday owning her own farm. Here’s how she did it, and even got her kids involved in a meaningful way.
In my house, I was the rule-enforcer. Then one day I got tired of being the heavy-lifter. Here's what happened.