While some families plan elaborate vacations, others take an impromptu walk to the park. More important than the activity your family chooses, is that you do set aside the time to be together as a family. I asked friends, patients
“I want it now!” your toddler screams. Everyone turns and stares as if you are a bad mom because your child is throwing a fit. But anyone who has had children knows that tantrums are a normal part of childhood.
Is your child overscheduled? Are you continuously on the go with too many after school and weekend activities? How do you know when it’s too much and how do you find the balance? Dr. Tanya Altmann discusses how many after-school
I’m not a gourmet chef by any means (just ask my husband). But when it comes to pleasing my kids, I have had a few healthy food victories in the kitchen. And they are usually willing to try anything (at
Sleep is by far the most popular of my parenting workshops. Who wouldn’t love a few more Zs every night? Read my Web MD blog post to find out if your child is getting enough sleep and if not, what
“When do I get an allowance?” my kindergartner asked. “All of my friends get an allowance.” Wow. I wasn’t prepared for that. So I did a little research and found that most experts agree that starting to teach children about