For this week's episode of Marketing Nerds, I was joined by Catherine Quiambao, formerly of SEJ! I sat down with her to talk about what she has been up to in the intervening months and to get some advice on parenting and working from home. Show More Summary
I’m honored and excited to be joining the Quiet Revolution as the Parenting and Education Advice Columnist! I’m a former professor of English literature at Yale University and Vassar College and the author of a parenting memoir, The Anti-Romantic Child: A Story of Unexpected Joy. Show More Summary
Just in time for back to school, parents from the TODAY Plaza join KLG and Hoda to ask educational psychologist Michele Borba their most pressing questions as their kids get ready to return to the classroom. Dr. Borba has advice for all types of situations to help make sure your kid is off to a great school year.
Yes, we know. Mornings are tough. Here's some advice for parents on keeping spirits high, even when kids are at their grumpiest.
Dear Teacher, This past week I had the stressful experience of starting three kids at three new schools. In one situation, all the parents were expecting to have a teacher adored by the community, but instead discovered over the summer our children would be with a first year teacher. Show More Summary
A word of advice for the parents of teenagers: It’s probably not a good idea to urge your teen child to marry a 51-year-old actor who appeared on Lost a few times. Just ask Krista Stodden, the mother of Courtney Stodden, who allowed (some might even say encouraged) her daughter to marry old-ass Doug Hutchinson at the not-legal-in-many-states age of 16. Read more...
Country star Billy Ray Cyrus responded to questions about his daughter's sexuality at the MTV Video Music Awards Sunday night.
How to tell your children about sex Narramore 1958 In another throwback to the 50s, we have a talking to your kids about sex aimed at Christian parents. Not the worst I’ve seen, but seriously dated. The general advice is pretty sound: answer questions as they come up and don’t get fearful or defensive. This […]
As a softball coach and parent, I give softball advice to parents, coaches and players in person and on my Softball Journey blog. In my recent article, “Top Ten Tips for Players at Tryouts,” I noticed the parallel between softball and life in general. Show More Summary
Every month, the TODAY Parenting Team shares stories and advice. This month: How do we feel less overwhelmed and more happy as parents?
Teacher Ram Dass once said: "If you think you are so enlightened, go and spend a week with your parents." It's great advice. Whether it's your parent, lover, friend or colleague, we all have people who trigger us. Something about them touches our wounds and brings out the worst in us -- our pain, irritation, impatience, anger or even hostility. Show More Summary
Dr. Grossman used the question-and-answer session to give parents much appreciated and sometimes humorous, very practical advice on how to teach their children about “the birds and the bees.”
Let's be honest: Your twenties are a weird time. After teenage years spent in angst over the lack of freedom that comes with living under your parents' roof, you finally have independence. Now what? You have to cook your own meals, clean your apartment (not just your bedroom), and pay all of those bills. Show More Summary
Pin it Dear Alice, I’m twenty and I still live at home. I pay rent and help with the bills while I’m taking online classes and trying to save up for my own place. I usually get along great with my parents, but a growing source of tension between me and my mother is my clothes. Show More Summary
The back-to-school advice Camila Alves wants every mom to know - Parents 14 photos that show the bond between moms and daughters - HuffPost Parents Ali Larter: the difference between my daughter and son is amazing - People Moms & Babies 3 recipes so simple the kids can make dinner - Real Simple Formula feeding: when to replace nipples and bottles - BabyCenter Blog
In the United Kingdom, three-year-old Ciaran Rogers is a living a healthy and happy life with his parents, Gemma Rodgers and Ross Kelter. However, he would not be here today if his parents would have taken their doctor’s advice and chosen to have an abortion. At Gemma’s 20-week scan, doctors told the young couple that […]
Pin it Dear Alice, My husband and I can’t get either his parents or my parents to stop wearing their shoes in our living room (which is also our son’s play space). We bluntly ask them to take their shoes off, and they usually say, “oh, of course,” and then inexplicably wear them into the living room and take them off there. READ MORE »
New parents eventually get so sick of advice, they'll want to wipe their baby's butt with it. And now, infant feeding brand Tommee Tippee has made that possible—with a limited run of baby wipes made from actual parenting advice. TheShow More Summary
The internet has a secret. It's one of those secrets everyone knows, but conveniently forgets. No, not that the whole thing is filled to the brim with pornography. That, we all remember. I'm talking about a different dirty little secret. Show More Summary