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1 hr ago | Times Observer

Parenting classes offered

Warren County Children and Youth Services will offer a variety of parenting classes in May and June.


Related Topix: Family, Warren, PA

5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Parents fatigued by kids' obsession with 'Frozen'

An undated handout image from the movie "Frozen." The historic Walt Disney Animation Studios, where the art of mainstream animation was essentially born, wins its first Oscars for “Frozen,” and with it a new lease on life.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Northwestern University, Winnetka, IL, Chicago, IL

9 hrs ago |

Verona offers advice on parenting preteens and teens

An event to help parents raising preteens or teens will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 24 in the Verona Community Center, 880 Bloomfield Ave. The event will feature advice on why teenagers do what they do, understanding a child's struggle with independence and identity, ways to assist in developing values, realistic expectations and ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Verona, NJ, Teenagers

12 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Hax: Calm down the pre-vacation anxiety

Dear Carolyn: My boys are 4 and 6 and very high-energy, though well behaved for their ages.


Related Topix: Kids, Family

16 hrs ago | New York Post

The tyranny of the organic mommy mafia

"Am I going to be an outcast?" A friend, who recently moved to an upscale neighborhood in Madison, Wis., called me last week to ask if she would be able to make mommy friends if she continued feeding her children - gasp! - non-organic food.


Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture, Science

20 hrs ago | HeraldNet

No child deserves parenting by the rod

Today I'd like to inscribe a name on your heart so that it can live forever: Hana Williams.


Related Topix: Sedro-Woolley, WA

Sat Apr 19, 2014

News Observer

Teach children to be smart with money

Authors, school systems and others are showing increasingly concerted efforts to provide children as young as kindergarten with more and better personal finance and money handling information and skills.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, New Hill, NC

The Chronicle Herald

Man in Rehtaeh Parsons case charged with threatening her father

Glen Canning, the father of Rehtaeh Parsons, at his Halifax home earlier this month.


Related Topix: Canada, Prison, Family

Pressure on schools to avoid expulsion is ruining our kids - that and poor parenting

Sunday People columnist Charlie Catchpole can't help wondering if, among all this chaos, sex education lessons somehow got overlooked at one school The study by the respected Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development warned the Government and Ofsted have "seriously underestimated" the scale of classroom indiscipline which is plaguing ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Opinion

CBC News

P.E.I. to spend $150K on parenting program

Dr. Rhonda Matters, P.E.I.'s chief mental health and addictions officer, says the Triple P program will help parents deal with children's behaviour issues.


Related Topix: Family, Canada, World News

Pacific Daily News

Parenting style is part genetics

Genes may play a major role in parenting styles, according to a new study. "The way we parent is not solely a function of the way we were parented as children," said study co-author S. Alexandra Burt, an associate professor of psychology at Michigan State University.


Related Topix: Family, Genetics, Medicine, Psychology, Science, Michigan State University

Marietta Times

Phones for kids

Sprint released a cell phone designed for 5 through 12-year-olds this month, another milestone in technology evolution that begs the consideration of how young is too young for a child to have a cell phone.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Cellphones, Cell Phones, Electronics, Marietta, OH, iPhone

Divorce and Parenting: Teaching Valuable Life Lessons to Your Children

As a divorced parent, what lessons and behaviors are you modeling for your children? The messages you convey will influence your children into adulthood.


Fri Apr 18, 2014

Denver Post

Navarrette: Parenting demands responsibility

This undated image provided by Sariah English shows Eric and Charlotte Kaufman with their daughters, Lyra, 1, and Cora, 3. Rescuers saved the family on their crippled sailboat hundreds of miles off the coast of Mexico last month.


Related Topix: Family, Opinion

The Washington Post

Chelsea Clintona s victory

America is not a hereditary monarchy. However entertaining it is to speculate, the news seems unlikely to have any real impact on the 2016 presidential election.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Family


Got a Parenting Dilemma? Comedian Judy Gold Will Answer Them

She's an actress, a comic, and funny with a capital F. And she knows a few other F words, too a we digress.


Related Topix: Family

Child Support: How Much is Too Much?

In the State of California, a noncustodial dad making $3,000 a month may have to pay nearly half of what he makes in court-ordered support for his three children.


Related Topix: Family, Kids

WTKA-AM Ann Arbor

How Christina Milian Co-Parents with Ex-Husband

Christina Milian is a chart-topping R&B and hip-hop star best known for hits like "Dip It Low" and her star run on Dancing With the Stars .


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Christina Milian, R-N-B, Family

Daily Mail

Gwyneth Paltrow shares photo from holiday with Apple and Moses......

Chelsea Clinton, 34, reveals she is PREGNANT: Bill and Hill 'thrilled' as daughter announces she is expecting her first child... and 'just hopes to be as good a mom as Hillary' 'Boy parties and a prelude to an orgy': Revealed, X-Men director Bryan Singer's wild pool parties and how he met his 'rape victim' at home of Hollywood power player jailed ... (more)


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Shakespeare in Love, Wedding, Chris, Hip-Hop, Family

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

9 Things That Surprised Me About Being A New Parent

When my husband and I decided to have a baby, we knew that we were entering into the unknown.


Related Topix: Family