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How to Choose the Right Sport for Your Child

We all know this one parent who forced their child to participate in a certain sport just because the parent him- or herself excelled in this sport when they were younger. Think about this parent you know who falls into this category. Is their child happy with the...

Refuse to Choose

Because I’m an advocate for increased emphasis on academics, there are some groups that try to drag me into their “sports get too much attention” message. While I might agree with the basic tenet of their argument, there are three reasons why I won’t get caught up in...

How Your Child Can Avoid Neck Pain

Being a responsible parent is about providing unconditional love but also doing everything possible to ensure your child enjoys a healthy and safe life. Just as adults, there are times when children of all ages face physical challenges. Regarding how your child can...

In Defense of Pushy Parenting

Yesterday, Kathy’s guest post described the behavior of parents who have ambitions for their children. According to Kathy, “The problem with most parents today is that they tend to force on their children ambitions that were once upon a time theirs,...