Parenting

  • Teaching children to cope with sadness
    45 minutes ago Smita Malhotra, Washington Post
    By constantly telling children to ‘turn that frown upside down’, our society sends them the message that being sad is almost unnatural
  • When you have children in your life, you see the world through their eyes, and it can be more profound than simply re-living your childhood
  • Parental guidance: Don’t transfer your woes
    Jul 19, 2016 Sunaina Vohra, Special to tabloid!
    Through this fortnightly column, Sunaina Vohra helps you keep parenting sane and simple, and guides you to trust your intuition — because, no one knows your child like you do
  • Actress says you can’t control children and their personalities have little to do with their parents
  • Support an introverted child
    Jul 06, 2016 By Sara Lindberg
    Such kids are often unfairly seen as lacking social skills, but here’s what you can do as a parent of one
  • Parental guidance: Discussing violence with kids
    Jul 05, 2016 Sunaina Vohra, Special to tabloid!
    Through this fortnightly column, Sunaina Vohra helps you keep parenting sane and simple, and guides you to trust your intuition — because, no one knows your child like you do
  • 10 ways to help kids take risks
    Jul 05, 2016 By Phillis L. Fagell
    Before you advise your child, think whether what you say is premature, misguided or limiting, as they are the ones who are constantly learning and maturing
  • It’s important to teach children how to write — especially in a keyboard world
  • 130 simple notes of encouragement
    Jun 22, 2016 The Washington Post
    After a teen attempted suicide, a Colorado school teacher set out to show her students they are special
  • Parental guidance: Don’t limit kids’ choices
    Jun 22, 2016 Sunaina Vohra, Special to tabloid!
    Through this fortnightly column, Sunaina Vohra helps you keep parenting sane and simple, and guides you to trust your intuition — because, no one knows your child like you do
  • Actress is expecting second child with Ryan Reynolds but says they want more kids
  • Don’t add to a child’s anxiety
    Jun 15, 2016 By Karen Banes
    It’s possible that some of the parenting practices you’re most proud of are actually making things worse
  • Why kids don’t entertain themselves
    Jun 08, 2016 By Jeff Vrabel
    A father wonders why his children won’t let him be at the playground. Will they ever find activities that keep them busy?
  • Parental guidance: It’s just a ‘progress’ report
    Jun 07, 2016 Sunaina Vohra,Special to tabloid!
    Through this fortnightly column, Sunaina Vohra helps you keep parenting sane and simple, and guides you to trust your intuition — because, no one knows your child like you do
  • Salma Hayek: Don’t rely on nanny iPad
    May 31, 2016 Hannah Furness, The Telegraph Group Limited, London 2016
    Hollywood actress urges parents to resist the easy option and make sure children are involved in family life
  • Make summer a real holiday
    May 31, 2016 Washington Post
    Here’s some ideas on how you can make a trip with kids feel like a vacation