Your pregnancy — even if unexpected — is expected to be a joyous thing ... but what if your boyfriend is unhappy with the surprise news?
Being a parent is tough, the word I use to explain it is relentless. There is always something to do and children can put strain on any relationship. So when you think you have some quality time together make sure you make the most of it. We all seem to be suffering from less sleep, less time, less romance in our lives, but there are ways that you can stretch time and rekindle romance so come and explore some ideas that might help you get the most form some ‘kid free’ time. Switch off
Homosexuality and parenting is a hot-button issue these days, but this relationship expert explains that one thing's for sure: the thing children want most from their parents, whether they're lesbian, straight, gay, bis, or tran, is the security of knowing they are loved deeply.
Society and the media's insistence that sex sells (and looks like it was Photoshopped) can be detrimental to your children. Show them what it means to respect yourself and your sexuality through this sex educator's insight and tips.
Overbearing and unloving parents haunted you as a child, and their ghost still lingers with you as an adult. Breaking free from parents who cause frustration and turmoil in your adult life is key to being the independent person you are destined to be.
Having fun with your children shouldn't require lots of time and effort. This expert's parenting advice will help you plan and schedule activities to connect with your kids.
Dealing with explosive poo? Working from home when you need to be in the office? A new book has drinks for all your parenting disasters.
Children can sense stress even before birth. Learn how to help your child develop stress-free.
Trying to talk to an overweight child about the reduction of eating candy & other junk food could be a sticky subject (in more ways than one) and a mind field of tantrum triggers! Approaching the subject is often problematic, you don’t want to make them self conscious about their weight, make them depressed or to be blamed for any possible body image issues in the future! Even so as a parent you have a ‘duty of care’ and responsibility to keep your child healthy! So how do you go about helping an overweight child increase their physical activity and improve their diet without creating an issue? Here are a few pointers;
Gang violence is not a new problem for Chicago, Illinois, but recently it’s gained much more attention in education news. Since many schools in the poorer neighborhoods of Chicago have been closed down, many students must travel longer distances through unknown and gang-infested territory to get to their new school. The areas were deemed so dangerous that the city set up the Safe Passages initiative, which lines sidewalks with police and large “Safe Passage” signs to protect traveling students.
If your child confides in you that he or she is LGBT, your next move is important. Make sure that you're acting supportive, even as you explore what homosexuality means in your life.
You may not be able to understand and control your divorce but you can control how it effects your children. It is important to pay extra attention to them and follow this divorce coach advice.