Monitor the amount of time your family is spending in front of screens – watching television, using the computer, hypnotized by video games or playing on phones or iPads.
Your tween is starting to want more independence, and this can make it even more difficult to handle their picky eating habits.
My 10-year-old is starting to get moody and sometimes complains of abdominal cramps. Is she too young to be getting her first period? What should I expect?
A mix of down time, structured activities and family time benefits everyone.
When your family tunes in to a game, watch for these successful pro athletes who also demonstrate outstanding values and character.
If you're concerned your teen could be struggling with emotions, look for these changes in behaviour.
Parents can help their children with this transition. It takes patience and understanding, and the freedom to allow them to express what they’re feeling.
Help your child deal with the pressures of standardized testing.
Canada’s growing diversity should mean racism is a thing of the past, but that doesn’t seem to be the case. What can parents do to promote acceptance of all colours, cultures and creeds? QUITE A BIT.
Talking to your kids about what they see on TV is important.