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Raising Boys: Would You Let Your Son Wear A Dress?

Do we have to make a concerted effort towards raising masculine sons? Punch him in the chest instead of giving him a hug? Kim Osorio tackles the issue…. More

#YouOkSis? 5 Things to Teach Our Sons about Street Harassment

You may have seen the #YouOkSis? hashtag popping up around the internet, but have you joined the conversation on street harassment? Or considered what is has to do with your job as a parent? We’re giving you five things to instill in your boys now, so girls don’t have to worry later. … More

“I’ll Cry If I Want To” : How to Deal With Children “Acting Out”

Many children go through periods of acting out. Sometimes it’s grieving a loss, separation, anxiety about a new sibling on the way, moving, etc. Children are resilient and adapt to change rather quickly. However, it’s still a process and can be stressful. Take a few tips from this dad and his journey. … More

The Silent Sufferers: Child Molestation

There are various degrees of molestation, no matter the degree the abuse is real and damaging…. More

Everybody Loves Kids?: 10 Things I Hate About Teens

Once you survive potty training and the terrible twos and reach those teen years, you start checking certificates…… More

If He Puts His Hands on My Daughter: Why We Talk about Teen Dating Violence

The moment I’ve been dreading since my daughter was born has happened. My first born child is officially dating. … More

TD Jakes Daughter, Sarah Jakes Talks Being A Mom At 14 Years-Old

TD Jakes daughter Sarah Jakes talks getting pregnant at age 14 and chasing her dreams no matter what…. More

No Free Rides, Kid: That Time My Son Asked For An Allowance

In our home, the idea of forking over cash to someone with access to the latest technology, but claims he’s bored, wasn’t part of the master plan. … More

Explicit Lyrics: Do You Censor The Music Your Kids Listen To?

I breathed hip hop — day in, day out. When I started having children, nothing changed…until one fateful day when I saw the repercussions…. More