Childhood shyness is a common concern among parents, who fear their youngsters may lack self-confidence and lag behind in social development.
Parenting Our Children
Even if everyone goes to bed on time without grumbling (ha!), ensuring your family gets the rest it needs to meet the day ahead can take some doing.
Your child wakes up feeling miserable. They’re complaining of a stuffy nose and a sore throat but they don’t have a fever. Should you keep them home or send them off to school?
Pint-sized witches, ghosts and goblins eagerly lean forward in their seats as the lights dim. A shadowy masked figure steps up to the podium and dramatically raises his arms.
What do you do when your son or daughter makes friends with someone you think is a bad influence?
Take our quick quiz to discover your parenting style and how your answers can help your approach.
Your kids left their shoes in the middle of the hallway and your first reaction is to lose your cool and yell at them. You’re pulling away from your partner because you feel like they aren’t doing their fair share of household chores.
Did you know that the simple act of conversing with your young child will be one of the single most influential factors in their language skills down the road?