How to Discipline a Sassy 4-Year-Old

While there may be - at first glance - some rationale to justify corporal punishment, what many parents, caregivers, and educato...

Free-Range Parenting: Are your Efforts to Protect your Kids Hurting Them?

Should your kids take more risks? Do they need an adventurous childhood? At "the Yard", one adventurous playground in New York C...

Dad Doesn't Know Best: The Command and Control Method of Parenting Doesn't Work

According to Katherine Lewis, author of the new book "The Good News About Bad Behavior," dad doesn't know best and the old comma...

Parents Are Spending Too Much Time on their Phones, Forgetting to Potty Train their Kids

According to Amanda Spielman, chief inspector of Ofsted (the Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills),...

Your Defiant and Disobedient Three-Year-Old Is Doing Well

Are you parenting a disobedient 3-year-old? If you are, what you have to know first is that a defiant behavior is fully normal a...

Slapping or Spanking Kids Is a Sad Example of Lazy Parenting

During a recent interview on US radio, a singer said that “she’s not above spanking” if her kids (as young as one and thr...