When kids grow up with no responsibilities and have everything they need or want given to them freely, there is only one possible outcome: spoiled, entitled brats. This does not mean that they’re bad kids or that selfish behaviors can’t be turned around. It just becomes exponentially more difficult with age, because the patterns and […]
The following video featuring Kid President is a funny and loving reminder of how awesome moms are, and how important it is for moms to relax and spend time with their kids. Enjoy! Would you add anything to Kid President’s list? Share below!
My mom read to my brother and I every night when we were kids. One of our favorite books was The Book of Virtues for Young People, by William J. Bennett. It wasn’t the catchiest title for me when I was little, but this book was filled to the brim with amazing stories and poems […]
Women in this day and age are strangely obsessed with weight and physical appearance, and I am certainly a woman of this day and age. Thankfully I’m not obsessed in the ways I was as a young teenager, constantly feeling too tall, too fat, too flat-chested, and overall as though I “wasn’t ____ enough”. I’m […]
At no time in the history of media have adults needed to be more vigilant about the quantity and quality of the programming kids are allowed to consume. Children are very impressionable, and are constantly discovering and creating their identities based on what they think is cool (or absorbing what their friends think is cool). […]
I know that I’ve said this a million times already, but it’s important enough to say a million times more: Attention is absolute sunshine for children. What we give our attention to is what we reinforce. When adults interact with little girls and the first thing that comes out of our mouths is consistently something […]
Despite the rhetoric, we are not all created equal. Despite how far our country has come, racism is a problem that our children will inevitably encounter and contend with. Despite the discomfort and intense emotions this topic often evokes, we cannot ignore it away – for ourselves, or the kids we love. The following are […]