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What is an Appropriate Bedtime for a 10-Year-Old?

As your child gets older, they will want to have more independence, and with that comes new routines. One such change will eventually be a new bedtime, because your child will want to stay up later.  What is an appropriate bedtime for a 10-year-old? Each child...

Can a 10 Years Old Girl Wear Makeup?

When we think of young girls wearing make-up, we tend to think of child beauty pageants, and this image in itself can conjure up some uneasy feelings for many parents. Children grow up in the blink of an eye and the image of young girls acting older than their years -...

Is It Possible for a 10 Year Old to Fall in Love?

In short answer, yes and no. A 10-year-old can fall in love but only to their extent of what love is. As far as what we consider falling in love, no, a 10-year-old cannot fall in love. With all the different forms of love out there, it is hard to decide whether or not...

How Can I Help a 10 Year Old Overweight Kid Get Fit?

Recently, you’ve started feeling concerned with your 10-year-old child’s weight. They aren’t very physically active, preferring to spend most of their time playing video games or goofing around on their phone. They also choose to snack mostly on junk foods and rarely...

Should I Give a Smartphone to a 10-Year-Old Kid?

Knowing when to give your child a smartphone, or any type of mobile phone, can be tricky. Should a 10-year-old child have a smartphone, for example? Or should you wait until a later age before introducing that luxury and responsibility? You’ll need to wade through a...

Why a 10-Year Old Wets The Bed- and How to Stop It

Bedwetting is a common thing for many children, especially at a certain age. When your children are older, though, bed wetting can become a problem. How can you get your 10-year-old to stop wetting the bed? There are many techniques that help, but first, you must...

What Is the Average Weight of a 10 Year Old?

Every child is different, we all know this. However, there are averages for everything in life, including weight. The average weight for a 10 year old is about 70.5 pounds. With each child being different, there are a number of factors that could help determine the...

Can a 10 Year Old Get Pregnant?

The idea of a 10 year old girl becoming pregnant is an unthinkable one. Unfortunately, many disturbing cases of girls falling pregnant at this tender age (and even younger) have come to light over the years, forcing us to come to the realization that more needs to be...

How Do I Break It to My 10 Year Old Son the News That He Was Adopted?

When you made the decision to adopt your son, it was one of the happiest days of your life. Now, though, he’s of the age where you feel it’s only right to talk to him about the fact that you adopted him. How do you even go about starting this difficult but necessary...

Should a 10-Year-Old Girl Wear a Training Bra?

Girls are maturing faster than they were 10-20 years ago. They reach puberty faster, which means that their breasts are developing earlier than when their mothers were young girls. What does that mean for families today? At what age should a girl start wearing a bra...

Can a 10-Year-Old Kid Babysit a Toddler?

Childcare doesn’t come cheap and the cost to hire a babysitter can add up over the years. It can therefore be tempting to turn to your own family and friends when you’re in need of an available (not to mention cheap) babysitter – whether this is a close relative, a...

Should 10 Year Olds Be Allowed to Date?

Children are dating earlier and earlier, but when your child dates depends on a number of factors. For many, their culture and the individual will determine when their child can date. Other people believe that when a child reaches double digits in their age, they are...