Helpful Information for Raising Kids (from Toddler to Teen)


Helpful Information for Raising Kids (from Toddler to Teen)


Raising kids is the greatest joy and the most significant challenge in the lives of most parents. Out of the blue, it seems, you are sent home with a tiny person, who you must keep alive and mold into a responsible adult. It is a daunting task and takes a lot of patience, for sure, and an experience like no other. However, because children don’t come with a handy user guide, it’s up to each of us to learn all there is about the process. Here are some links that might help.


Baby to Tween


In the blink of an eye, your brand-new baby will be teetering on the cusp of adolescence. The following information covers topics that range from swaddling a baby to keeping them academically engaged.


How to Swaddle a Baby

What to Consider When Buying a Home with Kids

7 Ways to Change How You Talk So Your Toddler Will Listen

The Simple Way to Decide If You Should Have Another Baby

10 Strategies to Encourage Your Children to Eat Well

10 Easy, Affordable DIY STEM Experiments to Keep Kids and Teens Engaged

This Is How to Respond When Your Child Hates School


Adolescence and Older


Babies don’t stay little forever, of course, and the teen years go by even faster than childhood. Puberty, rebellion, and insight on how to introduce your teenager to your own new love interest are all things that may come up in the teen years.


How to Talk with Your Kids About Puberty

50 Ways to Spend Quality Time with Your Teenager

Go Storm Spotting with Your Children

7 Good Reasons Teenagers Should Play Sports

Is Your Home an Accomplice for Your Rebellious Teen?

Body Image (Children and Teens)

Tweens and Teens Sibling Rivalry

3 Scripts to Smoothly Introduce Your New Partner to Your Teenager


No one can guarantee what situations you will encounter as a parent. It is a unique journey, and one with a roadmap that you draw yourself as it plays out. However, the resources outlined above represent a few of the pit stops along the way and can help you make an informed decision on which direction you want your parenting experience to take.


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