AOL Expert Stacy Kaiser on Dealing with an Empty NestAre you an empty-nester? It can certainly be bittersweet. Don't miss psychotherapist and AOL Expert Stacy Kaiser's tips for dealing with an empty nest and staying connected with your kids when they move away from home.
Preston Smith on the Question to Ask Your Child After SchoolIn Chapter 19 of 22 in his 2014 Capture Your Flag interview, elementary charter school network CEO Preston Smith answers "How is Your Parenting Approach Evolving as Your Children Grow From Infants into Toddlers?" With a 3-year old and a 5-year old both now in school, Smith learns ways to engage his kids after the school day. Getting advice from a cohort member from his Aspen Institute Pahara fellowship, Smith asks not "What did you learn today?" but rather "What questions did you ask in school?"
Should Parents Have A Pre-Baby Prenup?After giving birth, some women resent spouses who take on far fewer domestic & childcare duties. One blogger's solution is pre-baby contracts that divvy up responsibilities beforehand. We explore ways to keep your marriage healthy after kids.