Is Obedience more important than Creativity?

Companies want creative people.  Are schools helping produce creative kids?

The key to children’s intelligence and success in school

It's important to talk to and with your children.

Are You Giving Your Kids Time to Slow Down and Think?

Children and teens today are VERY busy.

Getting Young People Reading

Helping children find books that they are willing to read can sometimes be an arduous task.

A Sure Key to Building A Confident Kid

A dad who "roughhouses" is vital!

Does This Dress Make Me Look Big?

Tact is something we have to role play with our children.

Family Pets: A Series on Character-Building - #4. Experiencing the Natural World

Perhaps your children can’t wander unsupervised through a forest, but they can toss the Frisbee with the dog in the backyard.

Family Pets: A Series on Character-Building - #3. Learning to Care For the Vulnerable

Pets can provide such a wonderful opportunity to teach our children how to look out for and care for the interests of those weaker and less capable than ourselves.

Sleep, Baby, Sleep... But How?!

One small tip that anyone can handle.

Should Children Address Adults as Mr. or Mrs.?

Is it possible that simply teaching young people to address their elders by last name would help to restore some level of respect for authority while also building up the family unit?