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Easy to Love, Hard to Raise?

March 2, 2012 The new anthology “Easy to Love But Hard to Raise: Real Parents, Challenging Kids, True Stories,” published by DRT Press in February, provides resources and support for parents who are raising... more »»

Keep Tech in Check

March 2, 2012 According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, Americans between the age of 8 and 18 spend on average 7.5 hours a day using some sort of electronic device, from smart phones to MP3 players to computers. more »»

Do French parents have one up on Americans?

February 27, 2012 NEW YORK (AP) — So you’re visiting someone’s home with your child and hot chocolate is served. more »»

'I Said No!' Gets Right to the Point

January 5, 2012 A new book for children ages 4 and up teaches children a “red-flag” approach to keeping themselves and their bodies safe. more »»

Self-Respect Leads to Respect for Others

January 5, 2012 Raising a respectful child is one of the three Rs (responsibility, respect and resiliency) that are part of a parent’s job description. If we hear a 3-year-old say, “No, my do i. more »»

'Survival Guide' Draws on Working Moms' Experiences

January 5, 2012 Working Mother magazine editor Suzanne Riss and former editor Teresa Palagano tapped their own experiences, their own working mothers’ stories, and the realities of more than 1,000 working moms who... more »»

Tips for Minimizing Christmas Chaos

December 19, 2011 “How do I keep my house from becoming a total wreck during the holidays? I have very little time for cleaning, so I need quick housecleaning tips to help make the house look presentable!” This was... more »»

Prevent, Recognize Sexual Abuse

December 6, 2011 The Penn State case involving the alleged sexual abuse of multiple boys by a respected coach and supposed child advocate has put many parents on edge. more »»

Rejoice Over Spilled Milk

December 6, 2011 An excited 3-year-old grabs a bottle of milk from the table and joyfully shakes it until its contents spill all over the kitchen floor. more »»

Exploring the middle-schoolers' experience

November 18, 2011 Editor's Note: This column originally was published in the Nov. 18 editions of The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register, as the School Bells column featured on the Life pages. more »»

What If Santa Can't Afford Christmas?

November 18, 2011 I had just turned off the evening news and was on my way to the kitchen to begin dinner when Lizzie ran up to me, grabbed my waist and with very serious eyes, looked up to me and asked me this... more »»

A Working Mom’s Formula for Happiness

November 4, 2011 Finding happiness as a working mother is possible. Cathy L. Greenberg and Barrett S. more »»

Books provide window to Asian culture

November 4, 2011 November is National Adoption Month, and with American families embracing 12,000 adoptees from abroad a year, teaching American children about other cultures is important. more »»

Big Bird is latest bullying victim

October 13, 2011 Big Bird, Elmo, Abby and the rest of the Sesame Street gang will address the issue of bullying in a special episode, "The Good Birds Club," airing locally on at 10 a.m. Oct. more »»

Name-calling can hurt

October 6, 2011 Editor's Note: This article was published originally on the Oct. 5 Life page of The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register. more »»

Abuse Comes in Many Forms

September 30, 2011 Emotional and verbal abuse are insidious in our culture. more »»

Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude

September 16, 2011 EDITOR'S NOTE: This article was published as the School Bells column in the print editions of The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register newspapers on Sept. 16. more »»

Adventures in Grandparenting

September 8, 2011 In honor of Grandparents Day, which is Sept. more »»

Six Back-to-School Tips for Parents Of Dyslexic Children

September 8, 2011 School can be especially hard on children with learning disabilities, and the closer the first day of school gets, anxiety can buil. more »»

Discovery is parents' first move in childhood depression battle

August 26, 2011 If you found your child’s diary, would you read it? Marie’s mother did, and it saved Marie’s life. Fifteen Tylenol tablets was the only escape from the pain sixth-grader Marie could think of. more »»



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