Are you still in the dating scene? Has a date ever done or said something he thought was sweet that just made you feel uncomfortable? If yes, you are not alone.
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Programs designed to help families should focus on co-parenting, but too many parenting programs leave Dad on the sideline or lock him out, according to a review of programs worldwide.
If you’re like most people, your sexual education was probably limited to what you learned in high school biology class. Maybe you had a few unofficial education courses talking with friends in the locker room or at sleepovers, but if you’re like most people, your parents probably never addressed the topic in any formal (or informal) way.
There are no greater heroes than stepparents. A stepparent agrees (gladly) to fill another parent’s shoes.
Mothers who are overweight before pregnancy and those who gain too much while pregnant are more likely to have obese seven-year-olds, researchers say.
We are so conditioned to hang onto stuff in our materialistic culture. In our society that glorifies quantity over quality, it’s a point of pride how much stuff we amass. We fill our homes with things that, in the end, make us miserable.
Most everyone who goes through life will, at some point, experience the bitter injustice of betrayal. When those we love break our trust, it can be devastating.
When you have kids, traveling is difficult. While it might be faster to fly somewhere, flights are expensive, and they mean more time confined in one place. While driving may be a good solution financially, it’s also overwhelming to think about spending that much time in a car with kids. Here are some ideas to make traveling with your kids something to look forward to.
One of the most important decisions a couple will make is the choice of a first home. Choosing well can ensure quality schools for the kids, stability in family and other relationships and opportunity.
Common wisdom might dictate that it’s dangerous for couples raised in different economic classes to get hitched.
As your child grows from toddler to teen, it’s natural she’ll become more involved with friends and activities outside the home. However, if you feel like you are completely losing your child, check your own attitude and behavior.
At any given time, there are more than 3,000 youths in foster care in Clark County. Many of these children come from abusive or neglected homes and are in need of temporary shelter and care from an individual or family.
Does your child dislike reading? Does he consider it torture? Punishment? A menial task he must perform before enjoying his afternoon? Your neighbor’s nine-year-old is gobbling up novels like they’re nothing more then a page of the Sunday Funnies and your son won’t even read the instruction manual for his newest video game.
Those who keep date night alive are more likely to have long-lasting and happier relationships than those who don’t embrace date night, according to a study published in the Journal of Social and Personal Relationships.
Excess feelings of loneliness have been shown to shorten your lifespan and weaken your immune system. But a new study published by the Association for Psychological Science puts a new spin on how we understand loneliness.
Tracy and Alfredo were raising one child and dearly wanted to add to their family. But with infertility issues standing in the way, the Albany, California, couple chose to adopt through an agency.
Can’t seem to resist the urge to tell others how your ex screwed up your life? Well, first off, we get it. Your ex hurt you — badly. But as harsh and unsympathetic as this is going to sound, you really need to understand what you’re doing to yourself by bad-mouthing your ex.
The release of “Heather Has Two Mommies” sparked protests, denouncements and bans. 25 years later an updated version of the book returns with new color illustrations.
Kara Tippetts, the Christian blogger and author who begged fellow cancer sufferer Brittany Maynard not to take her own life but let death take its course, died Sunday from breast cancer.
A failed marriage is devastating. You feel let down and embarrassed in front of family and friends. But there is nothing shameful about divorce. We all make mistakes.
I am a firm believer in taking family vacations. I think it is a great way to build lasting memories and bonds with your children that will stick with them throughout their lives, but I also think it is important to take a vacation without the kids. Here is why.
One out of every 10 American women feel domestic violence is justifiable — even though a vast majority of the United States disapproves of domestic abuse completely, according to the newly-released World Values Survey.1 out of
Our precious mother-daughter relationships will continue to change as our individual needs shift. If we adjust positively to the process, we can enjoy the sweet fruits of a truly unique and powerful connection.
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