This is Why Your Kid Whines and Here’s What You Can Do About It

Did you know that research has scientifically proven that a whining child is one of the most distracting sounds on the planet? Yes, you heard that right! The incessant whining can provoke your stress hormones even more than nails on a chalkboard! Even non-parents know how irritating this can get. So why do children do […]

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Be Your Child’s BFF

It is tempting, especially for new parents, to make their children the center of their universe. For the first few years of your baby’s life, this is perfectly understandable, but once you are able to hold conversations with your child, the role you play in his or her life must be made clear. As Dr. […]

“My kid lies to me…” How to Respond and What to Do

Think of the times you’ve told a lie. In your mind, it was probably justified. You had no choice. The alternative would’ve been much worse. It didn’t hurt anyone. No one will find out anyway. The truth just wasn’t good enough. While children may not be able to articulate these excuses, more or less, they […]

Find Out What Motor Skills Your Babies and Kids Should Have at Each Age

Let’s be honest. How many of us have worried that our kids aren’t developing normally? What if they don’t start crawling when other babies are crawling around so fast their moms can hardly keep up with them? What about walking? What age do they start walking? When can they start putting on their clothes? If […]