Category: Parenting

Myth vs. Reality of Teens and Technology

How much do you really know about your teen’s use of technology? Based upon recent research published by Nielsen, take this true or false quiz to see how knowledgeable you are about your kids’ technological lives. 1. Teens text more … Continue reading

Why your kids should know about Christian Lopez.

  “How was your day at school?” is a well meaning question asked by many parents that is virtually guaranteed to get an answer of “okay” or some other minimal response. Further inquiries are more likely to be viewed as … Continue reading

Questions and Answers: Father/son relationships, learning to talk, TV

Question Since our oldest son went away to college last year, I’ve noticed that my husband spends more time at work or playing golf. We still have a ten-year-old boy at home, but he and his dad have never been … Continue reading

What Kind of Relationship Do You Have With Your Child?

Beyond raising a child who behaves well and lives a meaningful life, parents want something else. They need to feel connected with their children. Here’s how you can tell if you have that special type of relationship with your children. … Continue reading

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