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13 min ago |

LGBT Parenting through the marriage equality fights

As a general rule of life, I try not to gloat. But yesterday's arguments in the federal marriage equality case in Indiana and Wisconsin were so overwhelmingly on the side of same-sex couples and our children that I can't help but feel a little smug.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Gay/Lesbian

13 min ago | PhysOrg Weblog

No cookie-cutter divorces, so what info should online co-parenting classes offer?

Required online classes for divorcing couples who have children are good at teaching parents how to deal with children's needs and responses to their family's new situation.


1 hr ago | Squamish Chief

Strike solutions for the stay-at-home parenting se

And while we all hope they do, anything is possible. Which is leaving a lot of parents somewhat - if not completely - panicked.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Opinion

3 hrs ago | Naperville Sun

Passing the parenting baton - lessons learned

Welcome to the Collaborative Youth Team's column, "Parenting Matters!" The Collaborative Youth Team is a partnership of 24 youth and family service organizations and agencies that are here to serve you.


3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Cutler unveils welfare reform proposal that would give cash incentives for education, good parenting

Independent candidate for governor Eliot Cutler joined the campaign debate around welfare reform Wednesday with a plan that calls for welfare recipients to repay some of the benefits they receive and for the state to provide cash incentives for recipients who complete their high school education or ensure the educational success of their children.


Related Topix: Family, Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors, Paul LePage, US News, Michael Michaud, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Games, Card Game

6 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

Where to Drink with* Your Kids in Dallas

It's Drinking Week at City of Ate, which means even more stories than usual about our favorite pastime.


Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Family, Duncanville, TX

10 hrs ago | InformationWeek

Re: Few female tech grads

Choices and responsibility. Parents need to guide the new beings, but how do they guide them when it's some of them the ones who need guidance in life? Where is parenting school? If you want to become an engineer you go to university and study engineering and other things.


Related Topix: Family

13 hrs ago | BBC News

The parenting lessons to be taken from movies

It is 50 years since Mary Poppins appeared on cinema screens. The film presented a very particular view of middle-class family life, but have movies influenced how people think about parenting? Mary Poppins taught parents many things.


Related Topix: The Kids Are All Right, Cyrus

14 hrs ago | Health News Digest

Fathers are the Forgotten Factor in Parenting Interventions

New Haven, Conn.- Fathers have substantial impact on child development, well-being, and family functioning, yet parenting interventions rarely target men or make a dedicated effort to include them, according to research conducted by scientists at Yale and the Fatherhood Institute in London.


Related Topix: Family, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Atlanta Exes: The New Ladies of the A. Get to know the cast.

Was engaged to Ne-Yo up until ten months ago. He did the gentlemanly thing and broke up with her over the phone because that's how a woman who birthed your two children should be treated, right? Strangely enough, they both still occupy space in the same house.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Wedding


How Couples Play With Dolls Predicts Their Parenting Style, Study Says

An interesting new study suggests that people might be able to predict how well a couple will adjust to being new parents by the way they play with dolls together.


Related Topix: Ohio State University

Psychology Today

Can a Fight With Your Partner Re-Energize Your Sex Life?

"Of course , we fight!" John said, "All couples do; that's normal!" He looked at me incredulously, as Mary quickly added with a tight smile, "But then we have 'make-up sex .'


Related Topix: Human Sexuality, Family

The New Zealand Herald

Parents set bad example by staying glued to smartphones

Parents who worry about their children constantly staring at their smartphones should set an example by not using their own devices so often - and set ground rules for screen-free mealtimes, parenting groups have said.


Deseret News

Parenting advice that changed my life

Editor's note: This article by Alison Wood originally appeared on her blog, Pint-sized Treasures .


Related Topix: Family, Blog News, Kids


5 Ways Running Makes Us Better Parents

Although many people run for heart health, weight loss, or competition, others run because it's fun.


Related Topix: Family

International Business Times

Kourtney Kardashian Shares Her Parenting Secrets To Kim Kardashian

Kourtney Kardashian is quickly catching up with her mom Kris Jenner when it comes to child-bearing.


Related Topix: Keeping Up With the Kardashians, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Family, Kim Kardashian, Hot Chicks, Kids

Mon Aug 25, 2014


Your Money-What your college kid isn't telling you about money

It is an American rite of passage. Little Johnny finally grows up, goes off to college, and starts handling money on his own.


Related Topix: Cornell University, Family

Dallas Morning News

Editorial: Parenting tips at home to help kids succeed at school

Monday's first day of school was all about new beginnings for kids. Now it's Day Two.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Opinion


Parenting the digital generation

BEING a parent is a blessing. It can also be challenging, especially with the generation today - the so-called "digital generation."


Related Topix: Family

Only mom and dad can make it stop

A couple of years ago, a parenting expert spoke at a training seminar at St. Michael Catholic Church in Wheaton.