Expert Advice: Big Kids
Dear AdviceMama,How do I get my 7-year old daughter to stop trying to get out of chores? I have tried everything except spanking. I do not belie...How do I get my 7-year old daughter to stop trying to get out of chores?
Ask AdviceMama Dear AdviceMama, My 3-year-old loves to play with our neighbor's child, but things often fall apart when the other child hits my daughter...When our child is threatened or harmed by anyone, our instinct is to take action, and that's a good thing.
Ask AdviceMama Dear AdviceMama, My 12-year-old wants to do things that her friends get to do, but I don't think she's old enough and she's furious ... what sh...We need to be our child's parent, and that often means they aren't going to like us, AdviceMama says.
Ask AdviceMama Dear AdviceMama, My ex-wife, who has primary custody, has created Facebook pages for our 10 and 12-year-old children. The photos make my son look...Your children need and deserve two caring and attentive parents, which requires you to do your utmost to make peace rather than war with their mother, if at all possible.
Ask AdviceMama Dear AdviceMama, Help! We need some advice about our daughter's anxiety. She is 6 years old. Whenever she starts something new (pre-school, kinderg...If you ask your daughter to tell you why she's anxious, and focus on using logic to convince her that there's nothing to be afraid of, you won't get very far.