Authoritarian Vs Authoritative – Which Is Better? [Infographic]

When your child refuses to eat, do you force them to sit at the table? Or do you prepare a wider range of food for your child to choose from? Depending on your response, you could be an authoritarian or…

What You Need To Know About Baumrind Parenting Styles

According to German psychologist Diana Baumrind, all parenting styles boil down to four distinct flavors: authoritative, authoritarian, permissive, and neglectful parenting. This group of parenting styles is called the Baumrind Parenting Styles. But what are the Baumrind’s parenting styles, and…

What Is Permissive Parenting And How Does It Work?

The permissive parenting style is also known as indulgent parenting. Some parents think it’s necessary to be permissive, yet others think it’s too lenient. One thing we all can agree on is that your parenting style directly influences your child’s…

3 Positive Parenting Solutions That Actually Work

All parents want to raise happy, successful children. But this is easier said than done. Are positive parenting solutions the missing pieces you need to connect with your child? Positive parenting solutions are unconventional because they raise both children and…

What Happens To The Children Of Lawnmower Parents?

Most parents attempt to protect their children from any possible harm. And while these parents may have good intentions, their children often become more vulnerable and dependent — rendering them unable to function by themselves. Parents with these behaviors are…

What Is Generation Snowflake? (And Are Parents To Blame?)

The term generation snowflake gets tossed around a lot these days. But what does it mean? In this article, we explain what generation snowflake is and how to identify whether or not your child is a part of it. What…

Is Helicopter Parenting Blocking Your Children’s Success?

How many times have you experienced sleepless nights worrying about your child’s future? Or refuse to let your child participate in activities with their friends out of fear for their safety? If the answer is “a lot,” you might be a…

How To Make Peace With And Have A Phenomenal Blended Family

Generally, there are issues and problems in every family. But if you are part of is a blended family, these problems made me made even more difficult.   In a mixed family, everything is new. And simply the idea of…

3 Keys To Raising Happy Children By Parenting Expert Shelly Lefkoe

Parenting can be messy, frustrating, confusing. We all want our children to be happy, healthy, and resilient. We all want our kids to have healthy beliefs and supportive habits. But if that’s what all parents want, then why do so…

Should You Raise a Child to Share Your Beliefs?

Someone once asked me during an interview, “How do you raise kids to share your beliefs?” But here’s the thing — you’re NOT supposed to raise your kids to share your beliefs. The majority of the world’s population might not…