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Back-to-School Jitters: Shyness or Anxiety?

Going back to school is exciting for many kids, but for others, just thinking about school can trigger social anxiety.

Help kids learn to cope with stress

Kids get anxious. Hard stop. But news flash: cortisol (some, anyway) isn’t only inevitable, it’s good for everyone. It’s all about healthy ways to deal.

Setting limits on screen time

Screen time can be difficult to enforce, especially when we're obsessed with screens ourselves. Here's how to set limits for your family.

Dealing with mean girls

Here’s some Mean Girl Management 101 for you and your daughter.

Talking To Kids Who Feel Too Old For Booster Seats

If your child is fighting back to ditch the booster and sit upfront prematurely, you’re going to need to put on the brakes. Here’s how.

How Should I Start The Puberty Conversation?

The whole “we need to talk about your changing body” talk isn’t necessarily easy (or comfortable, or pleasant) for parents. (Us included.) Don’t worry— we asked a paediatrician for some help.

Are Sleepovers Good Or Bad?

This might seem like a silly question (so much fun, no?) but it’s actually a pretty contentious issue. When we asked our readers, we were surprised how devisive the response was. Read on for the pros and cons of slumber parties.

Easy DIY advent calendar

Everyone loves an advent calendar, but they can be pricey (and frankly, the chocolate isn’t always that tasty). That’s why we love the idea of DIYing with the kids instead.

49 must-have toys of 2018

We moonlighted as elves this year and curated a selection of the best toys for 2018. Or, as we like to call it, our super-fantastic-awesomely-excellent toy guide.

 

14 Hot Ticket Toys For Big Kids

 The older they get, the harder they are to buy for. Check out our list of hot-ticket items that are sure to please your big kid. 

 

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