The Challenges and Benefits of Raising of a Strong Willed Child

The Challenges and Benefits of Raising of a Strong Willed Child

If you are the parent of a strong willed child, you likely don’t need anyone else to point out that your child is, in fact, strong willed. You already know. What you may not know (or may have trouble remembering at times) is that the qualities you find challenging...

What You Need to Know about Hostile Aggressive Parenting

When we have kids, we never think we will be a hostile or aggressive parent, and we pray our partners aren’t either. However, sometimes it takes a while for hostility and aggression to be seen in parenting styles--and it can be hard to escape.We all hear and see the...
A Guide to Fostering a Successful and Loving Blended Family

A Guide to Fostering a Successful and Loving Blended Family

Through unexpected circumstances, you’ve fallen in love with someone with their own children. Now the two of you are thinking of combining your familial units as one. Does that make you a blended family? What exactly is a blended family anyway?A blended family is a...

How to Find and Utilize Benefits for Single Mothers

If you are facing the possibility of being a single mother, you probably have many fears, doubts, and questions. No doubt, the number one concern you have is how you will support your child or children. If this is a fear for you or your family, you may be better off...

Japanese Parenting: Styles, Culture, and Comparisons

Japanese parenting styles tend to differ in various ways from traditional western parenting styles. The predominant relationship for a Japanese child is with his or her mother, which is carefully nurtured from infancy. What is traditional Japanese...