Sibling Rivalry

What is sibling rivalry and how can help your kids know that they're loved despite the natural competition? Here's how to nurture your kids with plenty of advice for social, psychological, and relationship wellness.

How Birth Order Affects Your Child's Personality and Behavior

Whether you're firstborn, middle child, last-born, or only child, birth order can have a big effect on your personality and behavior.

Mom's Spot-On Frustration Over Kids' Non-Stop Fighting Is All of Us

If your kids fight over anyhing and everything all day long, you'll appreciate this video.

The Challenges of a Second Child

A tale of two children.

When Toddlers Won't Share with Siblings

One moms asks our child development specialist about sharing toys and belongings among siblings.

Does Your Kid Have What It Takes to Be a Good Big Sister?

The always hilarious LaGuardia Cross gives his 2-year-old daughter Amalah the ultimate big sister test and--spoiler alert!--she totally fails.

Dealing with Sibling Rivalry

What to expect between siblings and how to ease the tension.

6 Common Sibling Challenges--Solved!

A child's opinion of herself is shaped by her interactions with her brother or sister. Help your kids get along (and feel good) by acknowledging each one's needs.

What You Need to Know About Your First-Born

Find out more about your first-born's personality and how he differs from his younger siblings.

How to Stop Sibling Rivalry

Most siblings have disagreements at some point, but frequent, intense fights can cause serious damage. If you've had it up to here with your kids' constant fighting, we'll help you reach a sibling cease-fire.

What You Need to Know About Your Youngest Child

Your youngest child might have his older siblings to thank for some of his personality traits. Watch this video to find out why.

Growing Your Family: What to Expect

There are pros and cons to how close or far apart your children are in age. Here's what you can expect from just about every interval.

Managing Multiples

Whether you're expecting multiples or navigating life with twins, triplets, or more, you'll appreciate advice on how to survive and thrive. Here's what you need to know to get through the stages that lie ahead.

What You Need to Know About Your Middle Child

Why does your middle child act the way she does? It could be her birth order position. Discover more about her personality.

How to Prep Your Children for a Pregnancy with a New Partner

We've got eight tips for making your pregnancy announcement with a new partner go smoothly for your children from previous relationships.

4 Ways to Cut Stress and Enjoy Your Second (or Third!) Pregnancy

This isn't your first rodeo--you've got experience and momfidence now--but your hands are pretty full. Get ready to be a bigger (even happier!) family.

How I Reassured My Stepdaughter I Wouldn't Love the New Baby More

How do you assure your stepdaughter that a new baby won't steal your heart away?

Let's Turn Sibling Conflicts into Growth Opportunities

Our instinct may be to separate our kids when they get into spats, but maybe we should be viewing these fights as an opportunity to help them develop some much-needed life skills.

3 Secrets for a Fun Family Cruise with Kids of Different Ages

Here's how to balance family bonding with age-specific cruise activities on your next vacation.

Moms Respond: How Did You Handle Sibling Rivalry?

We asked our readers to share their no-fail tips on handling sibling rivalry.

When Siblings Fight

A certain amount of bickering among siblings is normal. But how do you know when it's going too far?

Sibling in the Spotlight

Treating kids fairly is tough enough, but when one stands out, it can truly be a challenge. We'll help you give everyone the attention they deserve.

Q&A: Coping with Stepsibling Rivalry

How to help kids deal with the arrival of a new stepsibling.

Pink Throws Daughter a 'Big Sister Party' After Welcoming Baby Jameson

Willow got to officially celebrate big sisterhood with an adorable party to mark her new role in the family.

Young Children and Sibling Rivalry

How to prepare your baby for a new addition.

Community Expert Q&A: Sibling Rivalry with Lori Gillaspie

Lori Gillaspie coordinates the Childbirth Education Program for Community Health Network's three Indianapolis hospitals.