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How to talk to your kids about traumatic events

Despite our awareness that the world does not feel quite as safe as it did when many of us were young, there are still ways for us to help our children feel protected and safe.

Do older siblings have too much influence on younger ones?

Essentially, almost all younger siblings have the innate desire to mimic their older sibling. While we can't expect older siblings to parent their younger brothers and sisters, they can be positive role models. Here's how. 

How I helped my son with autism find his voice

We quickly learned that what other kids intuited — grammar, innuendo, body language — Casey would have to study, as if a second language, except it would be his first.  So the lessons began in earnest — for all of us, really.

Do you post photos of your kids on social media?

It’s natural for parents to want to post content about their children over social media, but should you?Two moms and an expert weigh in.

How to compensate when your child doesn’t have grandparents

Not having your parents around is tough on everyone. Try these expert tips to help your children bond with other adults and feel connected to their grandparents.

When My Husband Took A Parental Leave, He Still Faced Questions

As more and more fathers opt to take parental leave, social views are s-l-o-w-l-y changing. But the result—a stronger parenting team—is worth the few odd stares.

Money talks: 6 conversations to have as your kids grow up

To help your children understand money and eventually make the most of their hard-earned dollars, try starting with these age-appropriate talking points and conversation starters.

Do You Let Your Kids See You Naked?

Is it weird to let your kids see you naked? Two moms and an expert weigh in.

7 signs you’re obsessed with your phone (and how to fix it)

It can be hard to admit your phone habits are problematic. But if the aforementioned signs hit home, consider taking these steps. It’s time to get well.

How to manage FOMO parenting

Not only are your friends experiencing life to its fullest, so are their kids. And thanks to social media, you’re going to hear all about it. Don't let fear of missing out call the shots.

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