Posted April 29, 2013 - 01:00 by Sarah WinfreyLearn some practical steps you can take before, during, and after a tantrum to help your child not only calm down, but learn the life skills he needs to manage his feelings.
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Posted April 10, 2013 - 01:00 by Sarah WinfreyWondering how to deal with your child's strong emotions? Whether you're trying to handle sadness, anger, frustration, or something else, you can do so in a way that makes your child happier and more whole.
Posted February 22, 2013 - 01:00 by Sarah WinfreyHaving a hard day with your toddler? Some days are like that. Here are some ways you can affirm your child even when things have gone wrong all day.
Posted February 7, 2013 - 12:00 by Sarah WinfreyLooking for ideas to help your kids release energy without tearing the house down? Here are 10 new ways to play with them inside.
Posted January 3, 2013 - 12:00 by Sarah WinfreyKids struggle with post-holiday letdown just like the rest of us, though it's harder for them because they don't understand what's going on. Help your kids get past the grumpy stage with these ideas.
Posted December 7, 2012 - 01:00 by Sarah WinfreyLooking to prepare for Christmas or another holiday? There are many ways to help your children get ready for these important days. No matter when or how you celebrate, help your children value the holidays you value by preparing, with them, for the celebration.
Posted November 6, 2012 - 12:00 by Sarah WinfreyStarting about this time of year, many parents find that life begins to spin out of control, but with a little thought and planning, it's possible to create the types of holiday memories that you want to give your kids.
Posted August 9, 2011 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyKeeping kids cool can be a full-time job in the summer. If you're looking for creative ways to do just that, here are some new, fun ideas. Play water games, build a Slip 'n Slide, and get out of the house to make sure your kids have a cool summer.
Posted May 11, 2011 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyHaving kids doesn't have to limit the outdoor vacations you can take. With some minor modifications, you should be able to include your kids in all of the activities that you love.
Posted March 30, 2011 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyLove art museums but afraid to take your kids? Here are some tips to help them learn to enjoy the experience as much as you do.
Posted March 17, 2011 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyMany parents give up on car trips because it's hard to keep their kids happy. Fortunately, there are some easy ways to help them not only survive, but thrive, even if the trip is long. Introduce your children to car trips, and show them another way to see the world.
Posted February 15, 2011 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyLooking for low-cost medical care for your child but not sure where to turn? These three possibilities just may help your child get the medical attention he or she needs without breaking the bank.
Posted February 2, 2011 - 14:15 by Sarah WinfreyTalking to your child about tragic events can feel scary and hard. However, it doesn't have to be a difficult conversation. Here are some tips for discussing uncomfortable subjects with children.
Posted November 29, 2010 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyLooking to save money on your child's lunch and help them eat healthier at the same time? Here are some tips that will help you feel confident packing their lunches and help them make good, nutritious choices every day.
Posted November 17, 2010 - 08:08 by Sarah WinfreyThanksgiving offers the chance to not only celebrate with friends and eat, but to teach children the importance of gratefulness. Here are some hands-on ways to celebrate the season and help your children focus on the things they're thankful for.
Posted October 21, 2010 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyMany parents want to teach their kids to see the needs of others and respond accordingly, but knowing how to do this can be hard. Sponsoring a child is one way to let your kids see you being compassionate and to give a face to people in need. In building a relationship with a child in poverty, your kids will learn what they can do for people in need.
Posted September 4, 2010 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyLooking to avoid a c-section for your next delivery? Find out how to raise your chances of giving birth vaginally.
Posted August 26, 2010 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyCervical insufficiency can cause devastating miscarriages when it results in a baby coming too soon. But a new technique, the bionic cervix, may be able to help.
Posted August 17, 2010 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyGiving up gluten is a big commitment. If you’re going to go to take the effort to eliminate gluten from your diet, you want to be relatively sure that it will help you or your child.
Posted August 9, 2010 - 21:00 by Sarah WinfreyAs a new mom, "babyproofing" is a word I've mostly seen accompanied by glances of horror. "Be glad she isn't mobile yet," people keep telling me and, indeed, I am. However, I'm looking ahead to crawling and walking, and making arrangements already.