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The One Habit That'll Make You A Much Better Parent

Every minute of the day counts when you’re juggling soccer practice, gymnastics, tutoring, piano lessons, work, real estate, finances, and vacation...

Hunter Cressman
April 6 2016

Herbal Remedies That Could Help With Breastfeeding

Many women worry about low production and want to know ways to boost it. Here's what research really shows about effective herbal remedies and other...

Tara Haelle
April 3 2016

How Technology Can Help You Raise More Mindful Kids

Technology doesn't have to be the enemy of mindful parenting. As a clinical psychologist at the Child Mind Institute, here are my favorite tips on how...

Dr. Jill Emanuele
March 30 2016

Raise Mindful Kids By "Banning The Bedroom": A Family Doctor Explains

As a family doctor for 27 years and a Ph.D. psychologist, I often hear parents complain that their kids don’t seem to value family time together....

Dr. Leonard Sax
March 16 2016

5 Easy Breathing Techniques To Calm Your Kid (And Relax The Whole Family)

As a mindfulness teacher in an elementary school, I know that even my kindergarten students feel stress sometimes. Here are the fun breathing methods...

Kaia Roman
March 14 2016

Why Living In A Smaller Home Can Help You Raise A Happy Kid

We seem to have collectively decided that when it comes to family living quarters, bigger is better in every circumstance. Here's why kids might...

Brett Graff
March 12 2016

I'm A Working Mom. Here's How I Fit Wellness Back Into My Life

When my son was born, my self-care took a hit. Where had my mineral bath gone? Where was my meditation time? Here's how I finally fit health and...

Summer Sanders
March 4 2016

9 Ways To Raise Kids Who Love Fruits And Veggies (According To Science)

As a registered dietitian, parents often ask me how to get kids to enjoy eating healthy. Here's are the research-backed tips I recommend.

Jennifer Glockner
March 3 2016

6 Self-Care Tips I Used To Feel Healthy & Beautiful As A New Mom

These six pieces of advice helped me not only recover quickly after a tough labor but also feel beautiful, and still like myself, as I took on the new...

Rachel Barbaro
February 19 2016

10 Ways Not To Turn Your Kid Into A Spoiled Brat

As a developmental neuroscientist and mom of four, I know how important it is to provide kids with healthy models for interacting with the world. Here...

Erin Clabough
February 15 2016

Teaching Kids To Share Is Tricky. Here's How I Did It

Is forcing our children to share with others really the right approach? Instead, I've used these three tips to naturally increase my son's willingness...

Jennifer Mielke
February 14 2016

6 Things I Learned After I Listened To My Kids For A Week

For one week, I tried to stop lecturing my two little boys and just listen. If I hadn’t, I would have missed the six lessons these little gurus have...

Kevin O'Leary
February 11 2016

I'm A Busy Working Mom With 5 Kids. Here's How I Fit Wellness Into My Life

I have five kids, run an online company, and own a working farm. Here's how I’ve learned to prioritize my wellness throughout my busy day.

Marika Lindholm
February 8 2016

What Your Child’s Poop Says About Their Health: A Doctor Explains

As an integrative pediatric neurologist, I'm often the first doctor to ask parents about their child’s stool — and most are genuinely shocked to learn...

Dr. Maya Shetreat-Klein
February 7 2016

5 Everyday Ways To Teach Your Kids Gratitude (And Why It's So Important)

As a psychiatrist and mother of two young children, I believe teaching kids gratitude is key to helping them build a solid foundation for well-being...

Dr. Monisha Vasa
February 5 2016

My Son Died After Sports-Related Concussions. Here's What I Want Every Parent To Know

At just 18 years old, Eric Pelly died from sports-related concussions, his brain showing signs of CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy) according to...

Joan Pelly
January 29 2016

How I Talk To My 10 Year-Old Son About Sex (And Why That's Important)

One day, my 10-year-old son asked me if he could buy a vibrator. “My sister has one — and I want to know what’s available for a boy,” he declared with...

Gracie X
January 27 2016

How Dirt Keeps Your Kids Happy & Healthy: A Pediatrician Explains

Most non-farmers — which is to say, almost all of us — think of soil as being utterly irrelevant. But we couldn’t be more wrong. Soil plays a profound...

Dr. Maya Shetreat-Klein
January 21 2016

7 Practices To Be A Calm, Mindful Parent (Even When Life Gets Crazy)

As a mindfulness teacher in an elementary school, I'm thrilled that mindfulness has become so popular. (It warmed my heart to see that my...

Kaia Roman
January 17 2016

5 Parenting Books That Helped Me Raise Grateful, Healthy & Happy Children

Although like any new parent I had no clue what I was doing when child number one came along, I did know what values I wanted to instill in my...

Rebeca Plantier
January 4 2016