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  • Road-Testing a High End Stroller: A Look at the Stokke Xplory

    Road-Testing a High End Stroller: A Look at the Stokke Xplory

    Buying a new stroller doesn't have to feel as overwhelming as buying a new car. In our We Love, You Need series, we ask parents to review the latest baby gear -- from bargain steals to splurge-worthy buys. Our latest review is of the pricey Xplory st…
    - 16 Oct 14, 4:53pm -
  • 17 Things You Have to Do Before Baby #2 Arrives

    17 Things You Have to Do Before Baby #2 Arrives

    No matter how excited you are about the arrival of baby #2, it's natural to be worried about how your firstborn will fare once he's no longer your one-and-only. Good thing you've got nine months to prep your big kid -- and yourself -- for your growin…
    - 8 Sep 14, 10:01pm -

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  • Why Teenagers Drink and Drive
    Catherine Lu is a 15 year-old from California. She loves reading novels and her favorite subject is English. Drinking and driving is a serious (and deadly) issue, especially amongst teens. Every year, teens are killed in drug-related car crashe…
    - 28 Mar 16, 7:37pm -
  • 10 Psychological Studies Every Parent Should Know About
    I loved this article covering the best science-based studies parents should know about: Original Article Here. One of the many reasons parenting is an impossible job is that everyone is giving you advice, and much of it is rubbish. Frankly, it’s a…
    - 15 Dec 14, 4:59pm -
  • Teens and Privacy in the Digital Age
    This is a guest post by: Amy Williams is a journalist based in Southern California. As a mother of two, she hopes to use her experience as a parent to help other parents raise their children to be the best that they can be. Access to media has…
    - 10 Dec 14, 1:16am -
  • Read Your Child’s Body Language
    I want you to be able to connect with your child on every level–and that means both verbally and nonverbally. Knowing how to read body language is an essential skills for parents. Especially as kids enter the tween and teen years! The majorit…
    - 16 May 14, 8:10pm -
  • New Perspective and Stats: Cyberbullying
    We get a lot of questions about cyberbullying here at Radical Parenting and I found this infographic and some recent stats I wanted to post with tips: What is Cyberbullying? Cyberbullying isn’t just sending someone a snippy email. Any of the…
    - 24 Apr 14, 4:30pm -
  • Senioritis: Parents Up To the Test
    Folasade is one of our teen interns. She is a 16-year-old from Monroe, Louisiana. She enjoys learning as much as possible from techniques in swimming and tennis to new math formulas. She feels communication is only heard through the arts and e…
    - 8 Feb 14, 2:52pm -
  • What Your Teen Is Doing Online
    Finally! Someone has done some real research into What Teens Are Doing Online! This report is full of some awesome statistics and great tips. Here are some highlights:    
    - 8 Jan 14, 5:51pm -
  • 7 Strategies for Highly Successful Teens
    A life changing program for your teens. I am so excited to announce I have a new program for Teens, Parents and Teachers. In this fun, entertaining and inspirational talk I go over the 7 strategies for highly effective teens. This is nothing li…
    - 2 Jan 14, 6:17pm -
  • White Lies Parents Tell Their Kids
    Little white lies that parents tell their kids [Infographic] by the team at cheapflights.co.uk  
    - 17 Dec 13, 3:49pm -
  • Giveaway!
    I always love giving readers a chance to win some goodies–especially in time for the holiday season!     Enter the word “YES!” in the comments below and you will be entered into a drawing to win a prize pack of AWESOME Clean & Clear ge…
    - 13 Dec 13, 5:22pm -

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  • Tips For Picking Your Child’s First Pet
    Every kid wants a pet, sooner or later. Some of them will want a fish in a simple bowl, others will want things that slither and crawl, and at some point, every child will ask for a puppy or kitten. When it comes to picking out your child’s first p…
    - 9 days ago, 11 Jan 17, 9:12am -
  • Tips For Steering Your Teens Away From Addiction
    When it comes to teens falling into the grips of addiction, sometimes despite a parent’s best efforts, it can happen to anyone. Addiction is a disease that can be passed on through genetics. Although this doesn’t mean it will happen to someone ge…
    - 16 days ago, 4 Jan 17, 5:20am -
  • Is Online Tutoring Ideal for Kids?
    Tutoring kids today can be done not only offline or face to face but also online in the comfort of one’s home. Online tutoring has been a popular trend in recent years and many Asian countries are embracing these particularly Japan and Korea. Accor…
    - 20 days ago, 31 Dec 16, 1:41am -
  • Tips for Parents to Avoid Food Poisoning at Home
    Kids who are growing up tend to become picky with what they eat. And since they have sensitive tummy as well as a still developing immune s system, parents need to be careful with what they feed their children. Contaminated food can make them sick wi…
    - 22 days ago, 29 Dec 16, 10:49am -
  • What are the Dangers of Teen Drinking?
    A great number of teens today have developed a love for drinking alcoholic beverages as part of their social activities. There’s no harm in doing this as long as it is done in moderation and only on certain occasions. The problem arises if one star…
    - 40 days ago, 11 Dec 16, 3:20pm -
  • 5 Tips For Buying a New Family Car
    Buying a new car is a big enough deal when you only have to worry about yourself. But when you have to get a new vehicle that for your whole family, it takes on a new dimension of importance. And there are plenty of advertisements for family cars out…
    - 65 days ago, 16 Nov 16, 8:09am -
  • Teaching Your Children The Responsibility Of Pets
    There’s more to it than just feeding them and walking them. Veterinary care can get expensive, but it is also an important part of pet ownership and helps you raise a healthy pet that could be in your family for years to come. That means not only i…
    - 73 days ago, 8 Nov 16, 1:38pm -
  • Don’t Keep Alcoholism A Family Secret: Talk About It
    When it comes to addictions, especially alcoholism and the need for nicotine, they can be things that follow from generation to generation. While less than half of the children of alcoholics will become alcoholics themselves, teaching them the risks…
    - 73 days ago, 8 Nov 16, 6:52am -
  • Tips For Getting More Involved In Your Child’s School
    As a parent, sometimes we ask our children how their day was at school only to be replied to with a monotone, “It was fine.” If you feel you are lacking a connection with the place you are sending them off to every day, there are several ways to…
    - 73 days ago, 8 Nov 16, 6:45am -
  • 3 Post Cesarean Beauty Tips
    Having a baby can be exhausting enough as it is. But delivering your baby by c-section can make your recovery time even longer, and more of a process to bounce back to feeling your old self. Between your body feeling deflated, your post-surgery incis…
    - 73 days ago, 8 Nov 16, 6:33am -

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  • freshDealing with Lying | Part 4
    The Reasons Children Lie When our children are lying consistently, we may need to take a step back and evaluate why it is happening. The first thing we need to examine is our example​.  Are we telling our child the truth even in difficult situatio…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Jan 17, 12:00am -
  • Dealing with Lying | Part 3
    The Process of Dealing With The Lie The process of dealing with a lie can leave a parent scratching their head and wondering what to do.  If I confront it will it only lead to more lying? Often times a parent can make the decision to just ignore the…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Jan 17, 12:00am -
  • Dealing with Lying | Part 2
    Why Is Lying Important to Deal With? Lying is a very deep rooted issue.  It is an extremely self-centered act.  It is done at the expense of others for personal gain. Lying must be dealt with as part of the training of the child. If you can’t tru…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Jan 17, 12:30am -
  • Dealing with Lying | Part 1
    Why Does My Child Tell Lies? To deal with this difficult topic in parenting we must start by asking the question, what is lying? International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Electronic Database defines a lie in this way; “In its very essence, a lie i…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Jan 17, 12:00am -
  • When My Child is Difficult to Like | Part 5
    It’s About Love- Not Like Love is an action word. It is not an emotion, it is something we do or something we live out.  Every phase can have things not to like if we choose to focus on them.  Babyhood is the constant need or sleep deprivation. …
    - 6 days ago, 14 Jan 17, 12:00am -
  • When My Child is Difficult to Like | Part 4
    When Parenting Gets In The Way Of My Schedule If there is one thing that gets interrupted in a parent’s life it is their schedule.  From the first day a baby comes home, life will never be as the parents once knew it.  After the newborn phase we…
    - 7 days ago, 13 Jan 17, 12:00am -
  • When My Child is Difficult to Like | Part 3
    The Middle School Years There are seasons during parenting that are more difficult then others, some find the toddler years extremely difficult, others dread the teen years.  Many find those middle school years extremely unlikable.  I for one am on…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Jan 17, 12:00am -
  • When My Child is Difficult to Like | Part 2
    Why Does This Happen? The first thing we can do when having these emotions is look at why this can happen. Consider that you can very easily be overwhelmed with parenthood in general.  It is very easy to go into parenthood with unrealistic expectati…
    - 9 days ago, 11 Jan 17, 12:00am -
  • When My Child is Difficult to Like | Part 1
    What If I Don’t Like My Child? “There are days where I don’t like my child…there I said it out loud. What does this mean and what do I do with it?”  Having this realization can be very guilt inducing for a parent. The first thing to rememb…
    - 10 days ago, 10 Jan 17, 12:00am -
  • What My Kids See In My Marriage | Part 5
    What If I’m the Only One Doing This?  
    - 13 days ago, 7 Jan 17, 12:00am -