1.||Parenting Skills - Turning Your School Bully into a Child with Character by Jean Tracy, MSS|
Is your child attracted to TV clips of kids gone wild, violent movies, and video games? Is your child bullying other kids and loving it? Why not turn your school bully into a child with character?
[Added: 12 May 2007 Hits: 1899 Words: 452]
2.||Advice For Single Parents On Getting Financial Help by Jenny Magnier|
Many governments, social institutes and religious organization around the world are now recognizing the value and nobility of single parenting.
Being a single parent is an act of courage. It's only by choice and thoughtful decision that one gets ...
[Added: 12 May 2007 Hits: 1205 Words: 667]
3.||What is the better choice of the toys for a baby in the period of 6-9 months old? by Angela Minster|
It is always a challenge to find a proper and useful toy for your child. On the one hand a toy must be useful for the baby's development, on the other- it must be harmless. To select a correct toy for the baby you know some of his or ...
[Added: 05 Apr 2007 Hits: 1552 Words: 674]
4.||Why A Free Parenting Class Online Will Make You A Better Parent! by Dean Caporella|
Times have certainly changed in most facets of life and in the world of parenting, it is no different. The internet has opened up a whole range of possibilities and one of the big advantages for parents is the ability to take a free ...
[Added: 04 Mar 2007 Hits: 1873 Words: 530]
5.||Plastic wheels – what does it take for a child to grow? by Ken Wilson|
Being a child is perhaps the greatest gift in the world. You have no major worries; you get to play most of the time and you discover amazing things with every step you take. As grown-ups, it is our job to make sure that kids take all ...
[Added: 27 Feb 2007 Hits: 1812 Words: 644]
6.||Near Tragedy Spurs GetEmTagged.com to Reduce Teen Driving Risks by Kris Nickerson|
Tracey and Roderic Strozier, from Lakeville, Minn., were spurred to launch Get 'Em Tagged (www.GetEmTagged.com) after a brush with near tragedy. One early morning in November 2006, they received the call that all parents dread. Their son, 16, and daughter, 18, were driving home at 2:00 a.m. ...
[Added: 25 Feb 2007 Hits: 1238 Words: 760]
7.||The art of good parenting by Sylvie. Brinton.|
Have you ever wondered what does it take to become a good parent for your defiant child? Are there any recipes that you, as a parent, should be aware of? Or are there things that professionals can do for parents in order ...
[Added: 18 Feb 2007 Hits: 1129 Words: 697]
8.||Residential Treatment Centers a Solution for Troubled Teens by Harry Johnson|
A Residential Treatment Center-
Residential Treatment Centers for disturbed teenagers are similar to Specialty Boarding Schools, except they include individual and group therapy. It is not a school where children just happen to have dorm rooms and can ...
[Added: 16 Feb 2007 Hits: 1056 Words: 491]
9.||Discipline and Consistency by Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes|
We often hear that good parenting means consistency and discipline, but rarely does anyone ever stop to explain what that means. Let's start with discipline. When we discipline our children, we are trying to get them to do something they are not doing or stop doing something they are. Discipline ...
[Added: 15 Feb 2007 Hits: 1233 Words: 1609]
10.||House Cleaning Can Be Fun and Educational by Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes|
Housework can be fun. . .and educational???
Okay, I'll admit it, I hate housework, but I hate living in squalor even more. With two kids, five animals and a husband, I was always cleaning. I ...
[Added: 15 Feb 2007 Hits: 1054 Words: 416]
11.||Selecting the Right Nursery Furniture – Some Helpful Tips and Hints by Nathania Heckert|
One of the first things new parents-to-be tend to splurge on is all the best baby furniture they can find for their new baby's nursery. From cribs and bassinets to rocking chairs, changing tables, hampers, bedding, accessories and more, welcoming a new baby into the house can be a bit ...
[Added: 15 Feb 2007 Hits: 1032 Words: 702]
12.||What is the better choice of the toys for a baby in the period of 3-6 months old? by Angela Minster|
The range of movement skills will broaden in the period of 3-6 months: a child does not just simply reach for the toy with the hand or leg, but he or she can now roll to it in a literal sense. Thus it means ...
[Added: 12 Feb 2007 Hits: 1068 Words: 513]
13.||3 Reasons Not To Follow a 'Low-Carb' Diet When Breastfeeding. by Rich Lawson|
After a mother has given birth it is natural to be anxious to lose the weight that has been put on during pregnancy as quickly as possible. Popular diets include high protein and low carbohydrate diets ...
[Added: 09 Feb 2007 Hits: 782 Words: 546]
14.||Incorporating Language Development into Playtime for Infancy Through Preschool. by Pamela Emerson|
When we are looking for educational toys and games for our children, it is always helpful to know what children are like at the various stages of their development.
During infancy, nearly everything a baby can touch, taste, smell, see, hear or feel is a learning experience, but there ...
[Added: 08 Feb 2007 Hits: 1077 Words: 641]
15.||Raising Responsible Kids - How To Get Your Children To Do Their Chores by Jean Tracy, MSS|
Are you raising responsible kids?
Do you come home to kids watching TV, playing video games, or chatting on cell phones? Are the morning and afternoon dishes stacked in the sink for ...
[Added: 02 Feb 2007 Hits: 759 Words: 447]
16.||What is the better choice of the toys for a baby from 0-3 months old? by Angela Minster|
Is a game only amusing? A child's psychologist will tell you immediately: "No way! The full natural development of a child is impossible without games".
A game in the full sense of the word is a good and useful research activity for a child. They get acquainted with ...
[Added: 27 Jan 2007 Hits: 682 Words: 561]
17.||My Top Five Baby Tips by Michael S. Carpenter|
Having a baby is a momentous, life-changing experience. And like all such defining points in a life, one that you're never quite prepared for. No matter how many books you read, or opinions you seek out, when the time actually arrives, you find yourself blinded by the enormity of ...
[Added: 26 Jan 2007 Hits: 682 Words: 1141]
18.||Good Nursery Furniture – A Gift for your Bundle of Joy by Sarika Kabra|
Shopping for the child in the mother's womb or a newly born baby is an experience to hold on to. The feeling of giving birth to life is unparalleled and the emotional bond shared by the child and its parents is beyond explanation. The ...
[Added: 22 Jan 2007 Hits: 1284 Words: 532]
19.||What Good Parenting Entails by Naresh Belliyappa|
"There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One is roots; the other, wings." - Hodding Carter
All parents want their children to develop into well adjusted adults, respected as much for the integrity of their character as for their professional ...
[Added: 21 Jan 2007 Hits: 731 Words: 1070]
20.||5 Ways To Raise A Tolerant and Empathetic Child by Naresh Belliyappa|
Tolerance seems to be in short supply now-a-days. Everybody seems to be at odds with everybody else and rather than accept the differences that occur among people, there is animosity and fear. Whether it is politics or religion, ...
[Added: 21 Jan 2007 Hits: 822 Words: 1123]
21.||Is Caring For Pets As Stressful As Raising Kids? by Donald Saunders|
For many people pets are very much a part of the family and many pet owners will even refer to their pets as their 'children'. So, if raising children can provide abundant opportunities for stress to enter your life, can caring for pets do the same thing?
While there ...
[Added: 19 Jan 2007 Hits: 885 Words: 511]
22.||Effective Parenting - How to Turn Disrespectful Kids into Respectful Children by Jean Tracy, MSS|
Effective parenting: building character in kids takes vision.
When 6-year-old Johnny asked his mom, "Can little kids cook?" She answered, "Certainly, with supervision." Johnny thought for a moment and said, "I want to ...
[Added: 17 Jan 2007 Hits: 875 Words: 496]
23.||Are Teen Boot Camps Effective? You May Be Surprised by Accendo Academy|
Many parents mistakenly believe that a juvenile boot camp will scare their teen into making right decisions, only to find out too late that such programs produce only temporary results and may cause greater problems later on. Most parents who send their child to a juvenile ...
[Added: 17 Jan 2007 Hits: 632 Words: 427]
24.||How Do You Define Different Parenting Style? by Dean Caporella|
I worked out very early in life that no two parenting styles are alike. In fact, as a primary school kid, I used to fascinate at each adults different style of parenting when the school would conduct it's social occasions.
Some parents were ...
[Added: 16 Jan 2007 Hits: 860 Words: 487]
25.||Codependency vs. Tough Love in Teens by Nivea David|
Codependency is about having a dysfunctional relationship with self. Co-dependency is a behavior that can be passed from one generation to another generation. Basically it is an emotional and behavioral condition. Due to this it affects the ...
[Added: 16 Jan 2007 Hits: 707 Words: 405]
26.||An enriching environment at a young age means a brighter future by Martin McAllister|
Children are constantly learning from their surroundings, which is why it's important to make certain they grow up in an enriching environment. At an early age, this can mean anything from being close to their ...
[Added: 10 Jan 2007 Hits: 827 Words: 415]
27.||Baby Gift Basket Idea – Tips to Create Unique Baby Gift Baskets by Venus Yoong|
A newborn baby gift basket is a great unique baby gift idea! A gift basket gives you a great opportunity to create a functional, beautiful and memorable gift to mark a very special occasion.
How can you ...
[Added: 10 Jan 2007 Hits: 804 Words: 679]
28.||Keep your kids occupied during the summer break: stock up with a range of entertaining toys and games by Martin McAllister|
Summer is a magnificent time of year: the weather is beautiful, the kids are out of school and you probably have some sort of fantastic family holiday planned. However, one of these factors can prove to be ...
[Added: 09 Jan 2007 Hits: 1538 Words: 402]
29.||January Themed Crafts For Kids by Rachel Vince|
Here are some January themed crafts for kids that include both summer craft ideas for those who are in summer in the southern hemisphere, and winter craft ideas for those who are in winter in the northern hemisphere.
Use a real ...
[Added: 07 Jan 2007 Hits: 1091 Words: 524]
30.||Childproofing Your Home by Jacqueline Courtiol|
Having babies and small children in your home means life, fun, noise and safety, safety, safety. Normal, everyday items can be dangerous and even life-threatening to them, so you'll want to make any necessary changes to your living environment to ensure the safety of ...
[Added: 07 Jan 2007 Hits: 823 Words: 548]
31.||Birthday Party Theme Packages for Use During the Holiday Season by Jeff Bauman|
Birthday party theme packages are much more versatile than is most commonly believed. Many people assume theme packages are useful only during one event… a birthday. But this is definitely not the case. Theme packages are excellent for ...
[Added: 06 Jan 2007 Hits: 717 Words: 422]
32.||Consoling a Crying Baby by Jacqueline Courtiol|
You probably already know that crying is your baby's way of communicating with you, but what do you do when your precious little one starts "communicating" and won't stop? You'll have to learn how to interpret or "read" your baby's various cries in order ...
[Added: 05 Jan 2007 Hits: 747 Words: 467]
33.||Breastfeeding Nutrition by Jacqueline Courtiol|
So you've decided to breastfeed your baby! You'll want to make sure that both you and your little one are getting all of the nutrients you need to stay healthy and strong. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, nursing mothers need to eat about 300 calories more each ...
[Added: 05 Jan 2007 Hits: 709 Words: 421]
34.||Where To Find Assistance For Single Moms by Mats Lonnstrom|
In order to survive as a single mother, one has to start building a network of support systems that cover housing, childcare, food, finances, education and more. The list of needs that a single parent has and ...
[Added: 03 Jan 2007 Hits: 608 Words: 537]
35.||Building Character in Kids - How to Turn Your Whiners into Winners by Jean Tracy, MSS|
Is building character a challenge for you? Do you feel discouraged when your kids pout about chores like setting the table, feeding the dog, or doing their homework? Do they whine, saying things like, "You make me do ...
[Added: 31 Dec 2006 Hits: 1204 Words: 388]
36.||Struggling Youth And Wildness Camps by Monica Craft|
The word –struggling- is describing a mental condition of a youth who are trying to understand the condition of social and moral environment. Struggling youth are progressively challenged to achieve physical goals of which they may have never imagined themselves capable. As their fitness levels increase ...
[Added: 31 Dec 2006 Hits: 691 Words: 850]
37.||Childhood Obesity Major Problem Of teens by Harry Johnsom|
The term Obesity in Childhood is show the excessive weight of body in comparison of normal child weight. This may be a reason of much dangerous disease in body in childhood. There are many reason behind the obesity in child as Physical activity, unhealthy eating patterns, with genetics and lifestyle ...
[Added: 24 Dec 2006 Hits: 559 Words: 565]
38.||Stern But Loving by Clark A. Thomas|
Listening, learning, and observing your children are very effective ways of getting them to open up to you when disciplinary action is require to getting your child attention. Giving your child your undivided attention by listening is the first thing you should consider doing when ...
[Added: 23 Dec 2006 Hits: 650 Words: 511]
39.||Child-proofing a home is something all new parents need to action by Martin McAllister|
All parents want to nurture, protect and care for their children; however, it's not always possible for parents to keep a constant watch over them. That said, it's often when a parent turns their head that a child's natural curiosity will result in an accident.
Curiosity is part ...
[Added: 22 Dec 2006 Hits: 1092 Words: 517]
40.||Is A Potty Seat Essential For Toilet Training? by Jill Brennan|
Deciding when and how to potty train your child can be an arduous task for
parents. Especially if this is your first child. You need to work out how to go
about it, how to do it, and how to deal with any problems that might arise. As
[Added: 22 Dec 2006 Hits: 588 Words: 411]
41.||Child Discipline: Learning How To Use Consequences by Jill Brennan|
Growing up means learning who you are apart from your family. This creates
conflict--especially when the child wants something other than his or her
parents. Conflict is a fact of life for every family. Because of this inevitable
conflict, every parent has had to discipline their child. ...
[Added: 22 Dec 2006 Hits: 759 Words: 587]
42.||Child's Play: The Importance Of Pretending by Jill Brennan|
Creative play is crucial to every child to help foster a healthy imagination.
However, the term "creative play" may be a bit misleading. Usually, when
"creativity" is mentioned, the first thing we think of is arts and crafts. But
creative play is much more than that. Role playing games, ...
[Added: 13 Dec 2006 Hits: 801 Words: 572]
43.||4 Christmas Hacks by Noel Jameson|
Looking for ways to make the holiday season a little less stressful? I don't blame you. After all, it's supposed to be the most wonderful time of year, yet many of us find ourselves running for the bottle of Excedrin as soon ...
[Added: 12 Dec 2006 Hits: 690 Words: 651]
44.||Smacking... Should You or Shouldn't You? by Neil Millar|
Smacking children when they've been naughty, disrespectful or defiant has been an issue for a while. Some people feel we should smack as a way of disciplining or chastisement, others disagree.
In this article we'll explore this.
As well as the: 'should we, shouldn't we smack,' ...
[Added: 07 Dec 2006 Hits: 451 Words: 866]
45.||How To Apply The Rules Of Parenting Discipline And Still Earn Your Child's Respect by Dean Caporella|
There are few more emotive issues in today's society than parenting discipline. Ask a hundred parents what child discipline is and you'll probably get a hundred different responses. The parenting discipline landscape has changed considerably during the last fifty years, with more emphasis placed on mental discipline than ...
[Added: 07 Dec 2006 Hits: 422 Words: 558]
46.||Basics To Baby Proofing Your House by Olga Sysoef|
One of the first things that goes through a new parent's head is the need for safety. Baby proofing your home is a major concern – and rightfully so. Many accidents that happen in the home can be prevented with a few safety precautions.
[Added: 05 Dec 2006 Hits: 313 Words: 417]
47.||Crying Baby - Will A Warm Cuddle Comfort My Crying Baby by Maisy Day|
Crying babies will normally always have a reason why they bawl, scream, yell or kick up a fuss. Getting to the root of the problem of why we have a crying baby in the first place will definitely help mummy and daddy stem the flow of tears.
[Added: 02 Dec 2006 Hits: 428 Words: 551]
48.||Parents Need More Money --- Not Public Schools by Joel Turtel|
If more money meant better education for our kids, our public schools should have vastly improved over the last 75 years. Yet the reverse is true. In dollars adjusted for inflation, public schools spent about $876 per year for elementary and secondary school students in 1930, when ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2006 Hits: 426 Words: 752]
49.||The Joy of Being a Single Parent! by Clark A. Thomas|
Let's face it. It's true we all do not remain married for one reason or another. But, through it all for those of you who have children, there's nothing better than having a child to love. I ...
[Added: 01 Dec 2006 Hits: 664 Words: 412]
50.||How To Reducing Childcare Costs by Cornie Herring|
Next to rent or mortgage payments, childcare often ranks as the second-highest expenditure in a household budget. Working couples can pay a whopping 10-20% of their incomes on childcare while their children are small. Seeing the high cost needed to be expensed ...
[Added: 30 Nov 2006 Hits: 400 Words: 554]