Ellen Fairbanks of Lexington is the mother of 3½- and 2-year-old boys and is expecting her third child in November.
Liberate Kids From tyranny of Indoors
Do you want your child to be physically strong? Lean and fit? Have a good imagination? Be able to focus and attend to things?
How to Respond to A Disrespectful Teen
Feeling disrespected is something that really drives parents to react strongly.
Reading to Your Child Creates Lifelong Bonds
Childhood literacy is a popular topic in education largely because of the proven benefits: better communication skills, improved vocabulary, more sophisticated problem-solving skills and greater earning potential.
Letting kids Fail Can lead to Lifelong Success
There may not be many women who can say this, but I can with unrestrained conviction: My mother-in-law is a treasure… and she lives with our family!
In order to learn to manage money, you have to have money to manage. This is a good reason to give a child an allowance – with no strings attached.
How do you know when someone really loves you? They say or do something and you know in your deepest heart that you are uniquely valued by that person.