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.
Amy Sloan reenacts how her children behave when asked to do the simplest tasks.
Maybe they'll be more open to opportunity and more courageous from my advice.
People are singing his praises, like he's the master of menstruation. Um, no.
Children with social anxiety are often well-liked by fellow students, a new study of seven to 13-year-olds has shown.
It helps kids cope better with the challenges they'll face in life.
If you have a child at the orchid end of the spectrum, and another at the dandelion end, should you parent them differently?
When children are being clingy, they're communicating their feelings. This is normal and healthy.
Would this child need less attention than the first? That didn't sound right.
Sometimes it's best to let your children be free range.
A 5-year-old is not too young to know how to do these key five things.
Co-sleeping can be lovely at first, but I'm nagged by concern about the long-term consequences.