I once looked forward to my kids’ legal adulthood as a kind of finish line, but I now I know how delusional that vision was. When my five kids were small, I naively saw the age of 18 as the light at the
I broke up with my girlfriend three years ago but can’t stop thinking about her. We discussed marriage and children, but ended things because we were too different (her words). I was in a bad place, which
For nearly two years, having dinner with my youngest kid looked something like this: We'd set a plate filled with a variety of nutritious foods in front of her. She'd refuse. We'd prod. "You have to eat
When it comes to divorce statistics, there are a lot of myths out there. You might have heard that half of all marriages end in divorce, but that divorce "fact" is actually fiction. We rounded up the shocking
A: Sounds like times are pretty tough with your 16-year-old. Teens lash out for a number of reasons, so I want to be clear: It is more important to understand why she is struggling than it is to plan consequence
Parents who split before their children are six years old put youngsters at greater risk of being bullied, feeling lonely and being unhappy at school, a study suggests. Danish researchers who analysed
When Henry saw the towering science center, he rushed toward the entrance, ignoring the other kids. For the sake of politeness, I gently grabbed his shoulder and turned his blond head toward the group.
My son didn’t always sleep in our bed. He moved into his own room shortly after he turned 1 and was joined by his younger sister a few years later. Then my son had a rough year in first grade. We now he