Entries Tagged 'Parenting' ↓

Grown Children and Your Money

Giving your children gifts is one of the joys of being a parent. But struggles over money are also one of the major causes of family battles and even permanent rifts. Knowing how to deal tactfully and graciously with young family members’ requests for money will help avoid family strife.

Download article here: Grown Children and Your Money

Grown Children

No More Food Fights

Although many eating disorders don’t manifest themselves until adolescence, the roots of eating disorders in children start early. And once they have been established they are extremely difficult to cure. Experts agree that the best way to cure eating disorders is to prevent them. The roots of eating disorders are not about food, but about power and control.

If you want to see the original (sized article) click here to download: No More Food Fights

No More Food Fights

Fall Guys

Why do some very active, even daredevil kids rarely take a spill while others seem to regularly sport a cast or a sling? Recent studies of accident prone youngsters have turned up some surprising causes for their recurring misfortunes.

If you want to see the original (sized article) click here to download: Fall Guys

Fall Guys

Chip off the Old Block

“Like mother, like daughter,” can have its drawbacks when negative traits are involved. It can be unsettling when parents see (or think they see) their child mirroring the very behaviors they like least in themselves.

If you want to see the original (sized article) click here to download: Chip Off the Old Block

Chip Off the Old Block