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.
Real challenges for parents come in the teenage years.
When a mother of three took her children to dinner at Stone Werks, she knew the food would be great but had no idea how exceptional the service would be.
Researchers believe risk-taking may be associated with faster learning.
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.