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Kids: To Have 'Em or Not?

Sheila Blagg | Posted 11.22.2014 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

When both parties are on the same page in regard to the kids question (either in favor of kids or not), the new relationship experiences fewer bumps.

Parody Parenting Magazine Doesn't Pull Any Punches

Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents

Let's face it. New parents do have a propensity for "photo forcing" and "witless Facebook anecdotes" -- sometimes killing two birds with one stone -- ...

LOOK: 10 Families Living With Autism

Posted 04.05.2013 | Parents

Just days before the start of National Autism Awareness Month, a new parental survey released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showed...

Throw Away the Parenting Manuals

Kristen Levithan | Posted 04.23.2013 | Parents
Kristen Levithan

I am a person who craves direction. I love to follow recipes and check-lists. And I thought that the approach that had brought me success as a student and a professional would naturally work for parenting too.

Parenting Gets Hate Mail From 7-Year-Old Girl

Shawn Bean | Posted 02.12.2013 | Parents
Shawn Bean

"Dear Parenting magazine, all elves need RESPONSIBLE owners. It sounds like you don't care about your elves at all," writes Hannah.

WATCH: Kids Weigh In On The 2012 Election

Posted 10.01.2012 | Parents

The 2012 election is quickly approaching, and Parenting magazine decided to catch up with some of the nation's most honest citizens to see what they h...

Have We Become Comfortably Numb to Violence and Abuse?

Michelle Renee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Michelle Renee

We are bombarded with gruesome images day in and day out. From tweens on up, what we see in the media, in movies and on the Internet is making us numb to it all.

HIV Adoption: It's Happening

Leslie Goldman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Leslie Goldman

Like many of the two million other children worldwide living with HIV, Sachi, born September 10, 2007, contracted the virus from her birth mother, who was a sex worker in Mysore, India.

Fixing No Child Left Behind: What Our Schools Really Need

Susan Kane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan Kane

As millions of kids headed back to school this month, many parents, teachers, and administrators had a lot to think about. Things like, will there actually be enough seats in the ballooning classes?

Making Our Own Mistakes

Michelle Renee | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michelle Renee

The simple truth is what we label as our own mistakes are really just choices that have led us to this moment in time.

A Grandmother's Love

Dr. Tian Dayton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Tian Dayton

The strange timing of Obama's grandmother's death underlines what a grandmother's love is really meant to do; which is to prepare a child for a world that she may never lay eyes on.

Why Canadian Babies are Safer from Toxins: The Case for Banning BPA

Susan Kane | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Kane

We get that more research needs to be done to truly understand the effects of this chemical on our bodies, but that doesn't mean the public should remain the guinea pigs.