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The Advantages of Being an Older Parent
When I first published my light hearted and inspirational account of pregnancy and birth at the age of 40, I received tremendous feedback from older women (and men) from all over the world. Indeed,...
Nurturing The Genius in Your Child
All children are born with the capacity to become geniuses. Children have twice as many brain connections as adults and because their natural creativity has not yet been stifled by the constraints ...
How to Handle Schoolyard Bullying
There are many situations that parents dread and one of their biggest nightmares must be discovering that their child is, or has been, the victim of bullying. Bullies are not just other children wh...
Building Self-Esteem in the Child Who Feels Different
One of the best lessons that parents can teach their children is that you don't need to be the same as everyone else in order to fit in. Have you seen many jigsaws where all the pieces were the sam...
Hey, Who’s the Boss, Here?
Going to church became a source of complete stress for us for a while, knowing in advance that it was a gamble to take our two darling precious lambs out and expect them to sit still, not talk, not...
Parenting the Sibling Rivals
However, even in this enlightened day and age, there are still folks out there who wish to allow nature to take its course, which means that the various options for spacing aren’t always an availab...