Extra-curricular activities give children the opportunity to develop their skills in various areas so children develop a number of interests and talents - but be care ful not to over-schedule.
Over parenting is a new normal for today's mums and dads who, as dedicated as they may be, still succumb to overindulging, overprotecting and overscheduling their children.
All three of my children are, as it turns out, almost self-sufficient and I'm no longer needed in a lot of ways.
Reserving a special space for your child, at any age, can provide her a necessary place to contemplate, journal, read or just be still.
Researcher think they've found the key to success.
The question 'Are pole dancing classes suitable for eight year olds?' has sparked a debate online.
How to help a six-year-old who becomes overly attached to cousins and friends in an unhealthy way.
When Stormi, who is transgender, started knocking on neighbours' doors near her home, one man turned her away, saying: "Nobody wants to buy cookies from a boy in a dress."
Today, letting a 10-year-old catch a bus alone may lead to accusations of neglect. At what stage does protectiveness turn to paranoia?
My 10-year-old is too old for this kind of dependence on me, but I think it's too soon for a smartphone for him.
A little girl filming her first hair tutorial will make you cringe with every cut of her scissors.
Australian slang can prove incomprehensible even for the most 'ocker' of us, so we've put together a guideline to help Australian parents battle through parenting life using the correct Aussie terms.
Once a month, Nikkole Paulun's six-year-old son takes her out to dinner. But not everyone thinks it's a good idea.