Teens and Peer Pressure: How to Protect Your Child from Bad Influences

By |2020-03-04T00:03:29+03:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: Family & Parenting, Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

As a parent, how can you know when peer pressure has adverse effects on your teen? And most importantly, how to protect them from it? Parenting can be a daunting task with trying to juggle everything in life plus raise children to be good people. Peer pressure and its effects can play an important role in your teen’s present as well as future life. For some of you, the teenage years of your children may just be a small stretch away. And boy has the

8 Things Single Parents Struggle with in Life More Than Anyone Else

By |2020-02-09T23:06:55+03:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: Family & Parenting, Lifestyle, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Single parents go through so much in life. In fact, they suffer more than anyone else when it comes to some things. This post is an incredibly hard one to write for me, as I have struggled during married and being single. Although there were many issues during my marriage, obviously or I might still be married, there were less basic struggles. A single parent goes through a whole other level of struggle and stress. Unique struggles of single parents Unlike married parents, single ones

6 Smart Parenting Hacks to Help You Raise Intelligent and Kind Children

By |2020-02-10T22:25:24+03:00December 23rd, 2018|Categories: Family & Parenting, Life Hacks|Tags: , , , , |

Everyone wants to raise an intelligent child, right? Well, there are a few parenting hacks which can help you do that. I will say that parenting has been an interesting experience. Looking at a few parenting hacks made me realize that while I failed at some of these, I did manage to excel in just as many or more. As I look at my children and listen to them talk, I am pleased. If you are a new parent, it would be wise to learn

4 Ways Unconditional Parenting Differs from a Conditional One (and How to Practice It)

By |2020-02-12T14:41:40+03:00November 27th, 2018|Categories: Family & Parenting, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Think you’re parenting the right way. Well, there are two types of parenting styles: conditional and unconditional parenting. Raising children can be difficult, to say the least. However, there are so many lessons we learn while doing so. As parents, we want the best for our children, but we also want to train them to be a production and loving addition to the adult population. Thus, every parent approaches upbringing in a different way. So, what’s the difference between conditional and unconditional parenting? There are

Authoritarian Parenting: Things Authoritarian Parents Do and How It Affects Children

By |2018-11-22T21:19:39+03:00November 22nd, 2018|Categories: Family & Parenting, Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

What is authoritarian parenting? The article defines behaviors and attitudes associated with this style and explores the long-term effects it has on a child. Everyone has their own unique approach to parenting. However, psychologists have identified a classification system that distinguishes between the most common parenting styles: neglectful, permissive, authoritative and authoritarian parenting. In this article, we are going to concentrate on authoritarian parenting. We will consider the defining behaviors and attitudes associated with this style, and consider its long-term effects on a child. The

14 Smart Parenting Tips That Will Help Your Children Thrive

By |2020-03-19T23:41:45+03:00October 2nd, 2018|Categories: Family & Parenting, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Smart parenting is about finding that fine line between authoritarian and permissive parenting styles. Below are a few tips that will help your children grow into happy and balanced adults. We’re constantly exposed to parenting advice, whether it’s in books, magazines, online websites or through family and friends. At the end of the day, we know our children best, and we have to find out what works for us as parents. There is no such thing as a perfect parent and smart parenting is not

How to Spend More Quality Time with Family (and Why It’s Important)

By |2020-02-28T01:56:08+03:00September 24th, 2018|Categories: Family & Parenting, Lifestyle, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Quality time with family is more important now than ever. We are constantly worried about work, focussed on technology and busy with everyday life, and quality time with family can be something we overlook.  It can be easy to forget the importance of spending one on one time with those closest to you. Spending time with family has been shown to be beneficial for both children and parents, but the truth is that there is a difference between spending time with family and spending quality

What Is Attachment Parenting and What Are Its Positive and Negative Effects

By |2018-09-19T23:35:07+03:00September 9th, 2018|Categories: Family & Parenting, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , |

Healthy attachment parenting is a must for the child’s personality development and good mental health later in life. In a very simple definition, an attachment is a relationship or affective bond that develops between two or more individuals. In this article, we are talking about the attachment parenting and the emotional bond that the child develops with his/her family. Considered the strongest attachment to an individual's life, children and parents are biologically programmed to create this emotional connection. However, the little ones can also connect