Parenting

Parenthood is an endless juggling act performed while riding a unicycle. At least it feels that way most days. You're gone all day, working to put food on the table, and it doesn't end when you come home. There...
Sex probably isn’t the first thing on your mind right after giving birth. Your body just went through some major shifts, as did your home life. Bringing a baby into the world is exhausting and taxing, which can diminish sex...
If you are the parent of a teenager, it is likely that dating has changed a lot since you were their age. The biggest difference is how much younger boys and girls are when they first begin dating. The...
Today more people live away from their place of birth than ever before. This means that many people don’t live in the same city or even country as their family. This is an opportunity that modern life...
Childhood obesity has reached staggering rates in this country. Did you know that one in three children are overweight by the time they graduate from elementary school? Children who carry excess weight are more likely to be taunted and...
Red from That 70s Show, Marge from The Simpsons, Claire from Modern Family, Lois from Malcolm in the Middle. These are the bad cops. They are the ones who when the children misbehave, lay down the law....
Bringing a baby into the world can be the most magical and emotionally rewarding times of your life. It can also be the most stressful. Especially as a first-time parent, you want to do everything right. Since you are going...
Scarlet, an eleven-month-old baby, developed an ear infection. She was born three months prematurely and developed a stomach infection. Caroline Dianne Benjamin, her mother, had to make the decision to allow her baby to receive antibiotics. The antibiotics might...
Arguing is a natural part of any relationship—both healthy and unhealthy ones. You are bound to have disagreements with your significant other. When puppy love fades, you are left with the raw and real reality of who that person...
Few things are more exciting or fun than travel. Hitting the road means a chance to see new places, sample new foods and make new friends. Kids especially benefit from travel to another place. If you're planning a trip...
Every parent wants to be a good parent. The truth is every parent also worries about how to be that good parent. There are lots of complicated books at there that aim to tell parents how to be good...
If it seems like everyday necessities are more expensive than they were even a few years ago, then you would be right. Everything from a gallon of milk to a gallon of gas has increased. Low mortgage rates are...
In the work environment, most things can be learned. If someone is hired to present key findings of financial reports they will need to learn how to present, will need to learn how to interpret finances, and...
As kids grow, parents should be able to discuss with them about sex. But most parents avoid this topic. This is because of the embarrassment that comes with sex education from the children. Parents...
There is no right age to have a child and there is no wrong age either. The right time to have a child depends entirely on your life and your situation. Even then, the universe has a...