By listening closely to our children and validating their emotions, we can empower them to better handle tough situations, sometimes all on their own.
American girls often start physically maturing these days before age 10—a dramatic drop in the onset rate of puberty that appears linked to diet, chemicals and stress.
Parents may believe organized sports are best for kids, but free play is actually what makes kids creative, resilient and better problem-solvers.
A tattoo that feels adventurous today can cut off future adventures, especially when it comes to jobs.
Being a conscious parent means opening ourselves to a child’s true needs for both direction and autonomy.
Showing off the glories of nature to our kids can be as easy as taking off to the nearest state park for a camping weekend.
Dads that are highly involved in their kids’ lives can impart critical lessons about caring, eco-ethical choices and daily resourcefulness.
Kids tend to be picky eaters, but with these simple strategies they can learn to enjoy many kinds of vegetables and stay open to trying new foods.
Rising seas, disappearing fish, vanishing flowers… kids are rightfully alarmed, as an HBO Special this month demonstrates.
Whether it’s exploring languages or culture or marine life, there’s a world of opportunities for teens to learn about life when they’re away from home.