7 great chores for kindergartners
With busy schedules, many parents opt to "just do it themselves," but now is the perfect time to teach your kindergartner how to pitch in.
5 great chores for preschoolers
This is a great age for kids to start pitching by doing a little fun, age-appropriate housework. Here's what your preschooler can handle.
Why is it so hard to talk to kids about being overweight?
Forget “the talk.” This topic is far more frightening for parents and teens.
Teen sex under your roof
My parents were permissive about teen sex. Now that I'm the mother of two girls, I'm not sure I'll handle things the same way.
A high school parent’s guide to saving for college
It's never too late to start a college savings plan. Here are 13 steps you can take — starting now.
Like a Sponge podcast: The wonder years
Tune in as Like a Sponge explores how parents can embrace early adolescence, one of the most radical stages of brain development in the human lifespan.
Like a Sponge podcast: Their own devices
Kids and screens are inseparable. What’s it really doing to their brains?
Does your teen have a digital curfew?
A new study finds devices at bedtime are cutting into teens’ much-needed sleep time and directly impacting their mental health.