how to talk to your kids

With abortion and Roe v. Wade in the headlines and all over social media, your kids are likely hearing about the procedure. Here's how to explain it.
Well-intentioned parents say these five things to their kids all the time. But there are better alternatives.
Creative ways real moms and dads are helping children to recognize their coronavirus-related emotions — and open up about them.
Kids are notoriously tight-lipped about what happens during the school day. Here's how to figure out what's going on.
"Mrs. Smith, you have breast cancer." Pure shock overcame me. Those aren't words I thought I'd ever hear in my lifetime.
What parents can do to aid kids in processing grief and fear in a healthy way.
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