Looking for something fun to do in Omaha this weekend? Check out these family-friendly suggestions, which take place Jan. 18-21.
A mom used her own experience with toxic relationships to help teach her two teens all about it.
Extracurricular activities are a great way for all children to gain important skills and become successful adults.
It takes effort and persistence to be a good student, and the hardest part for many is learning and consistently embracing good homework habits.
I went through a bankruptcy before we were married. My wife grew up in a family that was often stressed about money, and now doesn’t want to live that way.
"To Phoebe, babies are tiny. Babies are big. Babies are cute and bald. Sometimes babies are six feet tall with facial hair."
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"My husband is up first, a mere two weeks after Christmas Day. He's followed by my oldest son three days later. If we skip to February, my two daughters and I all share the same week. That’s right — three birthdays in seven days!"
If you started out the year bound and determined to exercise each week, here’s a simple system to get you started.
Two groups write a letter to Apple's board of directors arguing that the iPhone's tremendous popularity and success make it Apple's responsibility to ensure the devices are not abused.
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A family therapist in Kentucky pleaded with the Lexington Herald-Leader to stop running my column, citing my “dangerous” belief that ADHD and other childhood behavior problems are not mental illnesses.
"My mother-in-law is driving me crazy. She loves to spend time with us and our three kids, which is great, but she is always criticizing me and the ways my husband and I parent."
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How can we ensure that the stress of moving, or any other life change, does not overwhelm our children?
Looking for something fun to do in Omaha this weekend? Check out these family-friendly suggestions, which take place Jan. 11-14.
After having been to enough kids' birthday parties, one mom has a big question: At what point does my child not need to invite the whole class to her birthday party?
There are no national or professional standards for temperatures that adults can consult when considering whether to keep students indoors. School district officials — and sometimes principals — make their decisions on a case-by-case basis, usually assessing several factors, including temperature, wind chill and road conditions.
"When their priorities get screwed up, which happens often with teenagers, it means I have to do my best set them back on the right path. For me, this is one of the hardest parts of being a parent."
Bellevue Public Schools superintendent Dr. Jeff Rippe has received over 12 direct video entries of staff and students giving it their best.
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