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Go Time: 8 of the Best Family Vacations for Spring and Summer

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UPDATED June 13th, 2018 It’s spring! Finally! And while this warmer, sunnier and more cheerful season is a welcomed change from winter for many people across the country, it also comes with its own challenges, like planning the best family…
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Victory: Wendy's Removes Soda from Kid's Meals!

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As a parent, I’m going to face countless battles, big and small, while raising my sons. It comes with the territory of raising healthy kids. I understand that and parent as best I can. However, what gets my goat are the battles instigated…
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Transformative Parenting: Tips on Raising Transgender Kids

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Parenting is never easy, nor is growing up. But all of this is far more difficult when a child struggles with gender identity--when a boy or girl identifies with (or even believes they are meant to be) the opposite sex. Transgender is an "umbrella…
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Real Talk: How to Pick Up on the Signs of Dyslexia in Kids

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When you become a parent it is terrifying. Even if everything goes smoothly from birth to the teenage years (and beyond) you are perpetually scared that something will go wrong. And sure enough, something will go wrong. It might be something…
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The Nap Rap: How to Get a Toddler to Nap Properly

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Figuring out how to get a toddler to nap may be one of the greatest challenges parents face. There's a reason Go the F**k to Sleep became an overnight sensation. If they only knew how they will treasure the luxury of a daily afternoon nap…
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Food for Kids: 6 Important Views on Child Nutrition

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When it comes to food for kids, do you ever come across parents who describe their kids as the kind who eat anything put in front of them? You know they’re lying right? We all want our children to eat healthy, be adventurous in trying new…
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How to Help Your Kids with Goal Setting

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Any successful adult you come across most likely had parents who taught them a thing or two about goal setting. After all, in children’s author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s own words, “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” Goals, the…
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Friend or Foe: 8 Ways to Know if Your Kids' Peer Influence is Good or Bad

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Peer influence is a concern for moms as soon as kids are participating in social activities on their own. Sorry moms, that starts well before adolescence. Of course, when your kids are very young, you are there for most social events like…
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The Naughty Corner Revamped: 12 Myths About Raising Children to Debunk Right Now

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Chances are you've heard all sorts of terrifying tales about child rearing. But before you freak out, we're here to debunk some myths so you can sleep better at night. Yes, parenthood is messy and you will spend a lot of time dealing with…
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Tiny Champions: 12 Breakfast Recipes for Kids Your Little Ones Will Always Love

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When it comes breakfast recipes for kids, morning mealtime can be a struggle. If you want to win the "I don't like that" battle, you need dishes that are equal parts fun, delicious and nutritious. It's all about balance, as in balancing what…