Advice & Tips

Looking at your child, preparing to head off to school or learning to read, you may start to wonder how it all happened so fast. Maintaining a good schedule, encouraging sleep, and healthy eating are just as important as they've always been, but there are new challenges for your big kid, too. Learn more about supporting them in the following articles.

Advice & Tips - My Big Kid
How to Talk to Your Kids About “Tricky” Adults

When my kids were younger, a friend suggested teaching them a code word. She described it ...
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How to Rid Your House of “I’m Bored”

I’m beginning to think that the phrase, “I’m bored” is one of the biggest trigger ...
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What to Do When Your Kid is Afraid of Everything

A mom recently reached out to me about her six-year-old son. Although he’s never shown ...
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What to Do About a Kid Who Whines Incessantly

If there's one question I hear over and over again, it's "How do I stop my kid from ...
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Teach Your Kids to Apologize in 4 Easy Steps

I'm big on apologies around here, but only when the apology has meaning. ...
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Got Selfish Kids? Tips to Break the Habit

Sometimes kids go through selfish cycles, and sometimes those cycles seem to last a ...
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