How Can Teachers Stop Bullying?

Each day in America, it is estimated that 160,000 students stay home from school... 

Tips for Effective Co-Parenting with Your Ex

Unfortunately, you and your spouse got divorced recently. Maybe you’re actually... 

A Guide to Bonding With Your Teenage Son

Bonding with your teenage son may be difficult, as most teenagers are of course hard... 

Protecting Children From Abuse

An unusual campaign has been created, but as you review the statistics and consider... 

Holiday Toy Alert: Keeping Children’s Eyes Safe

“You’ll shoot your eye out,” is one of the memorable lines from the... 

BPA in Plastic Baby Bottles: Behind the Headlines

It has become fashionable to shun the use of BPA in plastics, but there are real... 

Guide for Moms with Tween & Teen Daughters ~ Free Book Giveaway!

How often do you hear mothers of girls talk about their dread of the tween and teen... 

Moms Raising Daughters ~ Free Book Giveaway!

Help Wanted: Moms Raising Daughters is written by author and working mother of two... 

Helping Kids Navigate the Internet

5 Tips for Online Summer Safety Between the potential for online bullying, bank account... 

Working Vacations: Be Honest About It with Your Kids

Summertime, and the livin’ ain’ t so easy any more. According to the... 

Teachable Moment: Raising Optimistic Kids

In the last few months, I have been conducting corporate workshops for employees... 

Why You DON’T Want to Be a Tiger Mother

Amy Chau’s book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, is causing anxiety in mothers... 

Going it Alone: The Good-Enough Single Mother

Can a single mother be a good enough mother?  And what do we mean by a “good enough... 

A Teachable Moment: Being Charitable Comes from the Heart and Home

Every parent would like to raise a child who is charitable and generous of spirit.... 

Moms: Is GLEE’s Sexy GQ Cover a No-No? Take Our Poll

GLEE may be corny, but that’s part of the fun: a bunch of high school dorks... 

Your Daughter’s Self-Esteem

SingleMindedWomen.com is joining the Dove Movement for Self-Esteem.  Together, we... 

When Your Child Lies

Yesterday, Lynette called me, frustrated and upset: “My daughter lied to me this... 

Scheduling Your Child’s Time: A Balancing Act

If you’re like me, a lot of time is spent planning how your child’s fall schedule... 

Ask Dr. Susan Bartell: What’s the Going Rate For Allowance?

Question: How do I decide on allowance for my young child or teen? Answer: This is... 

When Should You Get Your Child a Cell Phone?

Question: When should I allow my child to have a cell phone? Dr. Susan’s Answer:...