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The One Thing You Should Stop Doing If You Want To Raise Happy, Successful Kids

We all want what is best for our children. But why are we so sure that as parents we know what that is?

Lisa Kaplin
June 26 2016

7 Mindful Money Lessons To Teach Your Kids Right Now

Feeling good about money gives kids a larger sense of confidence that translates into happiness and well-being down the road.

Kimberly Palmer
June 25 2016

3 Fun Exercises That Help Kids Tap Into Their Emotions

These activities can help all of us to acknowledge, release, and create a conversation with and around our feelings.

Erica Golub
June 18 2016

Forget Time-Outs. Here's How To Discipline Your Kid With Positive Parenting

It's often tempting to respond to misbehavior with anger, shaming, and conventional means of punishment, like time-outs. But I believe there’s a...

Rebecca Eanes
June 8 2016

7 Ways To Raise Caring Kids In An All-About-Me Culture

The parenting road may be bumpy, but if you stay focused on raising a caring child, there will be no better reward: You will have raised a good human...

Michele Borba
June 7 2016

7 Promises I'm Making To My Kids This Summer

My goal is to let go of some of the worry that something bad will happen—and start to appreciate when something good is happening.

Kevin O'Leary
June 4 2016

Why You Shouldn't Let Your Kid Believe In The Tooth Fairy

You don’t need to lie to your kid in order to bring magic and light and happiness to her life.

Elaine Rose Glickman
June 1 2016

4 Reasons You Don't Need To Spend Money To Raise Healthy, Happy Kids

When it comes to little kids, good parenting outperforms all else.

Brett Graff
May 30 2016

A Food-Based Approach To Protecting Kids' Teeth (It's Not Just About Sugar!)

You are actually better off feeding your child a piece of 70 percent dark chocolate than a pretzel, cracker, or handful of raisins.

Dr. Roger Lucas
May 29 2016

Kid-Friendly Ayurvedic Practices For A Healthy Summer

While summer is often filled with fun and leisure for kids, it can also be a time for indulgence in junk foods, TV and late nights. Thankfully, there...

5 Things About My Millennial Kids I Finally Stopped Judging

I love that my daughters are so open and tell me things that are going on in their lives. They share their good news and also reach out to me to...

Lisa Kayne Lieberman
May 18 2016

The Working Mom's Guide To Meditation

"Your thoughts and your body can tell you what you need moving from this point forward today. Whether you need to be nicer to yourself, take a moment...

Leslie Ralph
May 16 2016

A Bedtime Meditation For Kids So Good You'll Do It Too

Help your little one banish worries and fears before bedtime with this calming visualization.

Erica Golub
May 13 2016

7 Natural Ways To Relax & Bring Comfort To Your Childbirth

From giving yourself a warm oil massage to meditating during the early stages of labor, here are a few strategies that can help you have a relaxed,...

Liddy Arens
May 1 2016

What It Really Takes To Be A Breastfeeding, Working Mom

If you're planning to continue breastfeeding after heading back to the office, here's everything you need to know about pumping at work—from a mom...

Allyson Downey
April 26 2016

Are You A Highly Empathic Parent? Here's What You Need To Know

Emma Seppälä, Ph.D., the Science Director of Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education, explains how to tell if...

Emma Seppälä, PhD
April 20 2016

The One Thing Every Parent-To-Be Should Do Before Having Kids

Most great experiences take preparation and hard work—a birth is no different. Here are some of the many benefits of taking childbirth education...

Sarah Kamrath
April 17 2016