Kids of Miss K's age see friendship as a tradable commodity - not freely shared between many.
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Do you think watching Mickey Mouse and his friends chatting hinders the way your kids learn about animals? Some researchers do.
My 3 1/2 -year-old refuses to be toilet trained. It has become a real battle. What can I do?
A mum's tribute to her newborn baby and special memorial for her eldest son has gone viral and touched the lives of thousands.
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You've probably given in to your kids when they've begged for more TV time. This research might make you think again.
I agree gendered language is unhelpful, but really once it is being used, the damage has already been done.
Kids who sing, tell stories and eat dinner with their families tend to be better adjusted socially than kids who don't have such routines.
I'm raising my fourth and final child. I'm intrigued by the changes in my own parenting style over the past decade.
Miss K, at four, is no longer doing chores for the love of it. She's a professional and earning her own money.
At just three years old Alexis Martin is a card-carrying member of Mensa.
I'm regularly embarrassed by my daughter's hideous and inappropriate clothing combinations - but I don't interfere.
How older children interact with their siblings is tied to the younger children's development, researchers say.
"She's not your best friend, she's my best friend!" - was the first thing my four-year old heard upon entering her new classroom.
We had a parental conference and decided that it was time to push bedtime out to 7.15pm.
Bedwetting in younger kids is to be expected, but as they grow older it can cause a whole lot of trouble and embarrassment.
Kids are all different, so a 'one size fits all' approach to parenting is likely to fail.
My four-year-old son raced into the bathroom one morning and asked me two questions that stunned me into silence: "Mum do I look good in this? Do I look fat?"
Given that relationships are such a huge aspect of life, can parents help children understand love from a young age?
Preschooler memories greatly improved by regular napping, study finds.
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