Children watch adults and learn
Elena, the mother of 10-year-old Katya, says: “Recently, her friend came to visit my daughter. We chatted a bit. After a couple of days, my daughter reported that a friend…

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How children help us grow older
We often wonder how to educate children so that they maximize their potential. But much less often, we ask ourselves the question of how our children help us grow up.…

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4 things parents should stop doing
The methods of education differ not only in different cultures, but also in different families. However, parents still often use behaviors that, according to psychologists and educators, are outdated, inappropriate,…

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7 things dad can do better than mom

In the process of raising children, dads can do certain things better than mothers. For example, they often allow children to make mistakes and learn from them.

It is believed that moms always fulfill parental responsibilities by default. They take care of children, feed them, educate and protect. This is called the maternal instinct, and it is inherent in every mother. All children feel a stronger bond with their mother than with their father. This statement holds true for animals.

Fathers are always accused of being rude to children. But in some cases, their role in raising a child is even greater than the role of the mother. It is the fathers who show the children the world around them and instill in them the courage to stand up for themselves. Continue reading

10 Things Young Moms Worry About

If you have recently become a mom, changes can scare you. Having a baby dramatically changes your world. However, regardless of whether you are doing the necessary things correctly and how your relationship with your spouse changes with the birth of a child, you are probably worried about the same things as most young mothers

Postpartum depression

Postpartum depression is a temporary mood swings, mild anxiety and a feeling of depression. According to statistics, 75–80% of young mothers experience these symptoms immediately after giving birth. Continue reading

Nine Good Parenting Skills

1. Be in touch with yourself to gain a broad perspective on things.

This is one of the most important parenting skills that you need to apply every time something goes wrong with your child. You must make contact with yourself.

When the situation escalates, try to abstract from it and ask your intuition, your wise “I”: “What must be done to act wisely?” This is not easy to do, especially if the situation causes you strong emotions. But if you develop such a skill in yourself, it will become your habit.

It is worth saying that establishing contact with oneself is the basis for the formation of other important parenting skills, which will be discussed below. So, what needs to be done to act wisely in various family situations? Continue reading

7 things dad can do better than mom
In the process of raising children, dads can do certain things better than mothers. For example, they often allow children to make mistakes and learn from them. It is believed…

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Work and baby: tips for single mothers
Anna, the mother of a 4-year-old child, says: “If someone had told me 4 years ago that in a year I would raise a child myself, I would have laughed.…

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How to travel by plane with a child
Many parents are afraid to take their child on trips if they have to fly. On a plane, a child may get sick, he may behave badly (especially if he…

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How children help us grow older
We often wonder how to educate children so that they maximize their potential. But much less often, we ask ourselves the question of how our children help us grow up.…

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