The most common sleep issues for children around the age of school entry, Dr. Hiscock said, definitely include limit-setting issues — that is, some of them need their parents to make the rules and routines clear.
What do you think about having a big age gap in between siblings?
Before I gave birth to my first son, I thought I had prepared myself for all of the possibilities of childbirth and newborn care — I took classes, read books, and even had a birth plan. I felt like I had pretty much covered all my bases, but a couple days after settling in at home with our new little baby, something happened that had me ready to head straight back to the hospital.
Parenting is full of these little moments. Mucky, murky gray areas. Situations that leave you second-guessing.
Yep, things are definitely different!
New moms know the drill: As soon as you sit down to eat, your little one needs to be fed. And that is exactly what happened when Dallas French ventured out to Olive Garden with her 4-month-old daughter, Ellee, on July 21 in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Friendship is often underrated, considering the tremendous impact it has on our well being. Early-childhood friendship is something that is frequently overlooked as a positive developmental influence. We don’t always realize how attached young children are to their friends.
Fathers often get left out of parenting conversations, whether they're about packing the diaper bag or work-life balance. For more, host Michel Martin is joined by a diverse panel of dads.