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Parenting a Blended Family

by Dr. Elia Gourgouris | Parenting

Dear Dr. Elia My husband and I have been married for a couple of years. This is our second marriage, and we...

Scrapbooking with Kids

by Maria Walton | Parenting

Scrapbooking may seem like an "adult" pastime to you, but you'll be surprised to learn that involving your ...

Ending the Chore War

by LDS Living Staff | Parenting

Getting kids to do work can be difficult, but in a society that's constantly pawning off work to others, kn...

Extra Good

by Kate Ensign-Lewis | Parenting

A typical mother in a typical family, with two young children each in three extracurricular activities, wil...

Car Pool 500

by LDS Living Staff | Parenting

I did it for Beth. Honest--I did. We were running a little late, and I didn't want her to get a blemish on ...

Dear Parents: What We Wish Parents Knew about Being a Teenager Today

by April Osborn | Parenting

"Parents just don't understand" has been a favorite motto for teenagers for generations. And the mother of ...

Preventing Summer Brain Drain

by Kim Grant | Parenting

According to Sylvan Learning Center, students often forget new concepts within 24 to 48 hours after learnin...

Managing the Snack Attack

by Heidi Cutler | Parenting

Maybe three times a week, when my little brother and I got home from school, Mom had some sort of snack wai...

Choosing the Right Pet

by Kate Ensign-Lewis | Parenting

Many families consider getting a pet at one time or another. Owning a pet does require time, but there are ...

The Joys of Being a One-of-a-Kind Mom

by Debra Sansing Woods | Parenting

Can you imagine what the world would be like if all the mothers in the world were exactly alike in how they...