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Parenting Advice

After you have a child, everyone has an opinion (and they like to share it) about how you should raise Junior. Use our parenting advice to cut through the outdated research or tips that don't work for your child's special traits and find your own parenting groove.

The latest Parenting Advice

A new mom shares her experience of giving up her hard-fought corporate job to move across the country to have the work-life balance she dreamed of. ... more
Taking the kids to the beach is fun. But, relaxing? Not so much. ... more
A mom-of-three offers six hard and fast rules for successfully juggling kids' schedules. ... more
Moms can better utilize their 'fringe hours' to pursue their own needs and passions to help them stay balanced—and happy. ... more
Motherhood and anxiety are not a good mix. Here are some tips for dealing with panic attacks and anxiety disorder, even when the kids are around. ... more
After years of giving my mom macaroni necklaces and pedicure gift cards, I've finally realized what the best Mother's Day gift really is. ... more
When you become a parent, everyone shares their parenting advice with you, if you want it or not. But you have to tune out what feels wrong for you, even if it comes from dear ol' mom. ... more
I suppose people wouldn't blame me for shutting down on Mother's Day after the deaths of my two children. But each day, I choose joy. I choose life. ... more
Taking "me time" to achieve happiness doesn't make you a bad parent—if fact, it might make you a better one. And it will certainly make you a better human. ... more
The latest research and just plain common sense convinced me to stop spanking my kids. ... more

Mom Must-Knows

Moms can better utilize their 'fringe hours' to pursue... more
Motherhood and anxiety are not a good mix. Here are some tips... more
After years of giving my mom macaroni necklaces and pedicure... more
I suppose people wouldn't blame me for shutting down on... more
Taking "me time" to achieve happiness doesn't make... more
Having eight kids is hard enough, but when three have autism,... more

Dad Info

Psychologist Penelope Leach suggests that children of separated... more
Jason Good became a daddy blogger by committing to post content... more
After hiding his twins from social media as long as possible,... more
Researchers find depressive symptoms increase in first five... more
Pete Wilgoren at Dadmissions is making it his mission... more
Dad starts Project: Breastfeeding to support wife... more