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February 12, 2018
7 real-life skills your teen needs before going away to college
February 12, 2018 - 12:13pm
February 6, 2018
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
January 24, 2018
In a photo provided by law enforcement, Louise Anna Turpin, left, and David Allen Turpin, who have been charged with nine counts of torture and child endangerment. Their 17-year-old daughter escaped their home in Perris, Calif. and alerted police, who found her 12 siblings, ages 2 to 29, malnourished and abused, some chained to the furniture. (Riverside County Sheriff's Department via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Captive Turpin siblings often marched in circles in their house at night, former neighbor says
January 24, 2018 - 9:27pm
January 2, 2018
Parenting Perspectives: Here comes Baby No. 2
January 2, 2018 - 8:35am
December 26, 2017
Have kids create "snakes" using squares of fabric, felt or leftover wrapping paper strung along a ribbon. Danielle Teigen / The Forum
Home for the holidays: How to keep kids entertained
December 26, 2017 - 6:53am
December 19, 2017
July 18: Callie is very excited about today's junk mail. She also has caught the purple pox. It's a rare disease caught only by toddlers who are alone in their room with a marker. Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft / Forum News Service
A year in the life of a 4-year-old (and her mom)
December 19, 2017 - 5:28am
November 14, 2017
Callie and her Uncle Devin. Special to The Forum
Brother I didn't want becomes key to parenting success
November 14, 2017 - 9:55am
October 17, 2017
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
October 17, 2017 - 9:03am
September 5, 2017
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Parenting pro tips from a sort-of expert
September 5, 2017 - 9:43am
August 15, 2017
Cheerful smiling little boy with big backpack jumping and having fun against blue wall. Looking at camera. School concept. Back to School
Conquer the classroom: Tips for back-to-school success
August 15, 2017 - 9:04am
August 1, 2017
Despite her mother's many failures, Callie Hoalcraft turned 4 last week. Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft / Forum News Service
Parenting Perspectives: Despite failings, we made it to 4
August 1, 2017 - 8:34am
June 27, 2017
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
June 27, 2017 - 9:52am
May 31, 2017
Amazon.com's logo. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Parents can now get refunds for purchases their kids made on Amazon apps without permission
May 31, 2017 - 9:46am
May 22, 2017
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
What no one warns you about parenting
May 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 15, 2017
Research has found that parents who are addicted to technology have children who exhibit more behavioral problems. (Dreamstime)
Parents' technology addictions lead to behavioral problems in kids
May 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
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