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Melissa Taylor on what to say when your child says, "I'm bored!"

"When my kids say, 'Mom, I'm bored!' they hate my answer," says Pinterest superstar Melissa Taylor. Find out why.

Video: Is it sibling rivalry or bullying?

"I hate you!" "You're an idiot!" "I wish you were never born!" Parenting expert Christine Carter says some sibling rivalry should be called what it is: bullying.

Bruce Feiler on kids doing chores

Bruce Feiler's children didn't want to do chores - then the parents and kids devised a way to transform the work into something "awesome".

Bruce Feiler on great family meetings

Bruce Feiler talks about how to have a successful family meeting.

Richard Weissbourd on peer pressure

"But other kids get to do it!" When your child demands to do what other kids are doing, should you give in or stand firm?

The incredible power of "yet"

This one little word, says world-renowned Stanford psychologist Carol Dweck, has the power to inspire your child to do incredible things.

Richard Weissbourd on not "losing it"

They are master button pushers, those children of ours. So what should you do when you feel like you're going to lose your temper with your child?

Sh*tty Moms: when your kid says "Nobody likes me!"

"Aww, suck it up," says Alicia Ybarbo. "It's your fault," says Mary Ann Zoellner. The co-authors of "Sh*tty Mom" agree that with this complaint, tough love is in order.

Po Bronson: How girls and boys play differently

Author Po Bronson talks about how the research on gender and competition informs his daughter's soccer team.

John Duffy: When your child says, "I hate you!"

“Usually when a child says this … they mean something different," says psychologist John Duffy, author of "The Available Parent". Here's how to read between the lines.

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