Monday, January 20, 2020

Tag: Parenting

Teaching Your Child Study Skills is Also...

You may have heard that study skills are necessary in order to succeed in school, but did you know that these same skills also...

Moderate Drinking While Pregnant is Now Ok...

I’m sure for somebody, this is “good” news: A new study out of the UK suggests that pregnant women can consume one to eight...

Tia Mowry Lets Pregnant Sister Tamera Know...

Welcoming her son, Cree, with husband Cory Hardrict in June 2011, the former Sister, Sisterstar tries to convince her twin -- expecting her own...

What Love Is: Black Fathers Doing It...

At Atlanta Black Star, we are spending this entire week celebrating, honoring, exploring and uplifting Black Fatherhood by examining it through the lens of...

Black Fathers Do Crucial Work, Serving Their...

At Atlanta Black Star, we are spending this entire week celebrating, honoring, exploring and uplifting Black Fatherhood by examining it through the lens of...

For Black Fathers, Protecting Family Is Priority...

At Atlanta Black Star, we are spending this entire week celebrating, honoring, exploring and uplifting Black Fatherhood by examining it through the lens of...

New Study Shows a Father’s Love is...

A father's love is as important to a child’s emotional development as a mother’s, a large-scale study has confirmed. Examining the cases of more than...

What Beauty Looks Like: A Black Father...

At Atlanta Black Star, we are spending this entire week celebrating, honoring, exploring and uplifting Black Fatherhood by examining it through the lens of...

Hard Economic Times: Less Money, More Fights

A new study about the economy has confirmed what most parents already know: Tough times are tough on couples. "If you're worried about money,...

Pediatrician Tells Expectant Fathers How to Parent...

David Hill has a 12-year-old daughter and sons who are 10 and 7. He’s also a pediatrician in Wilmington, N.C., and has written “Dad...

Black Fathers Provide Their Families, Communities Much...

At Atlanta Black Star, we are spending this entire week celebrating, honoring, exploring and uplifting Black Fatherhood by examining it through the lens of...

A Case For Responsible Parenting: Do It...

I know that many of you heard the story yesterday about the custody battle between Halle Berry and Gabriel Aubry for their  four-year-old daughter....

Parents Must Let Their Kids Fail More...

While parents may feel inclined to protect their children from every situation where they might fail, child development experts say that allowing children to...

Is Your ‘Facebook Parenting’ Sacrificing Your Children’s...

Today's 30-somethings are the first generation whose children are coming of age alongside the social Web. Technology is making an indelible imprint on modern parenting,...

Parenting Fail: Father Puts Child In Washing...

I mean, I really don’t know what to say about this video—a laundromat surveillance tape I came across yesterday while putzing around on Yahoo...

Ever Had Your Baby’s Name Stolen?

The top baby names of the year were released Monday and with them, a powder keg of a question has been raised: How do...

First Grader Suspended for Reciting LMFAO Lyrics...

A six-year-old Colorado boy was suspended for sexual harassment after reciting a song lyric to a female classmate. D'Avonte Meadows was suspended  for three...

When Did Parenting Get So Scary

I can admit it – I hover over my kids. I realized this a few weeks ago when I took my daughter to the bathroom...

My Kid Ran Her First 5K—And Inspired...

I’m going to go ahead and keep it 100: I got about as much athletic skill as Pookie in that rehab scene in New...

Absentee Dads: A Daughter’s Personal Story of...

Last year, the father I’ve never met checked into the hospital for minor surgery. There’s no guarantee that whoever goes under the cloak of...