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February 13, 2018
Graphic by Danielle Teigen / Forum News Service
I'm glad my daughter has an older brother -- here's why
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
February 6, 2018
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
January 24, 2018
Why do my kids act like angels at school and like wild things at home?
January 24, 2018 - 12:10pm
January 22, 2018
 A focus group of teens in Santa Monica, Calif. (Jake Michaels/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
January 22, 2018 - 1:45pm
January 17, 2018
A different biological clock: Why some women care more about buying a home than having a baby
January 17, 2018 - 11:56am
January 2, 2018
Parenting Perspectives: Here comes Baby No. 2
January 2, 2018 - 8:35am
December 21, 2017
Members of the Tin Caps, a Little League T-Ball team, wait before a game in Clinton Township, Mich.  (Brittany Greeson/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Reminder: Kids are not pro athletes
December 21, 2017 - 1:18pm
December 20, 2017
Smarty sits on a tree with a six-pack of beer. Pickleheadsoup.blogspot.com
The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas toy for kids, or a mind game for adults?
December 20, 2017 - 1:44pm
December 19, 2017
July 18: Callie is very excited about today's junk mail. She also has caught the purple pox. It's a rare disease caught only by toddlers who are alone in their room with a marker. Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft / Forum News Service
A year in the life of a 4-year-old (and her mom)
December 19, 2017 - 5:28am
December 12, 2017
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'I want to kill children,' a Colorado middle school teacher wrote to his students
December 12, 2017 - 12:43pm
November 14, 2017
Callie and her Uncle Devin. Special to The Forum
Brother I didn't want becomes key to parenting success
November 14, 2017 - 9:55am
November 8, 2017
From left: Michael Roberts and Georgena Roberts. Photos from Jersey County State's Attorney.
Illinois parents charged with murder for starving 6-year-old as punishment, police say
November 8, 2017 - 7:27am
November 6, 2017
A bowl of fruit.  (Andrew Scrivani/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Healthy after-school snacks in a flash: Five ways to prep your pantry
November 6, 2017 - 2:05pm
October 17, 2017
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
October 17, 2017 - 9:03am
September 19, 2017
Eight- and nine-year-old football players practice. Youths who began playing tackle football before the age of 12 had more behavioral and cognitive problems later in life than those who started playing after they turned 12, according to a study released by Boston University researchers on Sept. 19, 2017. (Tamir Kalifa/The New York Times)
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
September 19, 2017 - 11:07am