iOS app Android app

Older Siblings

Always the Youngest

Matthew Friend | Posted 02.22.2017 | Teen
Matthew Friend

Growing up with two older siblings, I have always been the person cracking jokes and attempting to make others laugh. My sister is the scholar, my brother the contrarian, and I the jester.

A New Reason Positive Sibling Interaction Is Important

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.27.2014 | Parents

BY ANDREW M. SEAMAN NEW YORK Mon Jan 27, 2014 12:23am EST (Reuters Health) - In large families, young kids can't always get a lot of individual at...

Dear Summer Camp 'Buddy'

Suzanne Perryman | Posted 08.25.2013 | Parents
Suzanne Perryman

I saw your eyes shine on the last day of camp when Zoe handed you the friendship bracelet she made, and your shy smile in return when you gave Zoe the necklace you brought for her. I saw the light on both your faces, and that moment, that week, is something my family won't ever forget.

The Parenting Vow I Haven't Been Able To Keep | Posted 11.05.2012 | Parents

You caught me. All of our idealistic parenting philosophies have flown out the window. And the vow to never let our kids play up is one of them.

Why Older Siblings Stunt Growth

BBC News | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Having an older sibling, particularly a brother, can stunt growth, work suggests. Experts said the condition of the womb after the first pregnancy ma...