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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 -

Parenting Blog

  • 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…
    - 22 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…
    - 30 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…
    - 30 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…
    - 30 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…
    - 30 days ago, 8 Nov 16, 6:33am -
  • Parenting Is A Job That Never Stops
    You can’t wait to be an empty nester, can you? It’s okay to admit it, go ahead. You and your spouse have devoted hours and hours to the successful growth of your children. You have fed them, clothed them, and driven them to soccer games and Hallo…
    - 31 days ago, 7 Nov 16, 2:52pm -
  • Creating A Family-Friendly Home
    Whether you already have children, have some coming to visit, or you have a new baby on the way, you need to make sure that you have a family friendly home that is safe for little ones and young ones. There are many things that go into having a safe…
    - 40 days ago, 30 Oct 16, 2:02am -
  • Teaching Children About The Joys Of Hunting And Fishing
    While some people will speak out against hunting, and there are some people that do it the wrong ways and for the wrong reasons, there are also good things about this sport. There are also good things about fishing. If you are a family that likes to…
    - 58 days ago, 11 Oct 16, 7:48am -
  • The Benefits of Swimming: You and Your Child Should Get Along “Swimmingly”
    Did you know there are many benefits to swimming? Bucknell University lists 9 physical benefits: Improved flexibility Increased endurance Muscular balance Heart strength Improved physique Increased circulation Rehabilitates muscle Improves ease of we…
    - 73 days ago, 26 Sep 16, 2:28pm -
  • 3 Tips for Keeping Your Kids’ Room Organized
    Although kids are tiny humans, they tend to have a lot of stuff. From clothing to toys, books and shoes, your kid’s room probably looks like it’s always on the verge of bursting at the seams. While you can go in there yourself and straighten thin…
    - 91 days ago, 8 Sep 16, 10:11am -

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    Our Parenting on Purpose App is currently not working.  We apologize for the inconvenience and will update when it is working again. Thanks so much for your support.
    - 12 May 16, 5:51pm -
  • The 30 Imperatives of Parenting # 25
    #25 = Let Them Observe You – Live Out Your Faith We have mentioned countless times that one of the ways our children learn is by observing us.  One area in particular that we can really teach them through our example is our faith.  Trying to expl…
    - 12 May 16, 2:49pm -
  • The 30 Imperatives of Parenting # 24
    #24 = Get Out There With Them – In Their Cyber Space It is important to get to know a very particular area of your child’s world and that is cyber space.  This is a new arena for parenting because no other generation has had the benefits of the…
    - 12 May 16, 1:00am -
  • The 30 Imperatives of Parenting #22 and #23
    #22 = Get Out There With Them – Be Where They Are #23 = Get Out There With Them – Show Up at Parties It is very important to get into your child’s world and be able to observe what is going on around them.  You  also have the opportunity to o…
    - 10 May 16, 1:00am -
  • The 30 Imperatives of Parenting #20 and #21
    #20 and #21- Read and Read Them The Word One of the most important things you can do educationally for your children is take the time to read to them.  You can start this process even when they are infants.  Reading opens up worlds to children by a…
    - 10 May 16, 1:00am -
  • The 30 Imperatives of Parenting #19
    #19-Serving Others (We Are Here To Serve Mom) One thing that Dad did a great job teaching us to do was serve our mom.  Most of our house-hold chores were things that would help her out and serve her.  He did a great job leading by example in this a…
    - 6 May 16, 1:00am -
  • The 30 Imperatives of Parenting #18
    #18- Listen Listening is something that is imperative to parenting on several levels.  It is important that we listen to our children, that we listen to our spouses in order to work as a parenting team, and that we train our children up in listening…
    - 5 May 16, 1:00am -
  • The 30 Imperatives of Parenting #17
    # 17- Date Your Child Something that you can do even when your children are small to help prepare them for future dating is taking them out on dates yourself.  This one on one time can help to serve many purposes for their future. Even at a young ag…
    - 4 May 16, 1:00am -
  • The 30 Imperatives of Parenting #16
    #16-Have Fun It is so easy in parenting to get caught up in life and simply forget to have fun! This seems to happen right when we need to focus on having fun the most.  Either parents are stressed over a situation, having to really focus on a paren…
    - 3 May 16, 1:00am -
  • The 30 Imperatives of Parenting #15
    #15-Give them Keys That Open Doors It may seem like a small thing in the vast array of things that we teach our children but something as simple as manners can help them be chosen by a future employee.  Simple etiquette will make a teen or young adu…
    - 30 Apr 16, 1:00am -