Whining may not change much as your child grows, but your response to it should. For best results, tweak old discipline tactics to fit new circumstances.
It's tough for kids to grasp why it's not their own birthday yet.
A messy bedroom can be a sign of growing up.
A favorite blanket or stuffed animal helps preschoolers feel secure in new situations.
How art and writing develops, age by age.
Make drop-offs delightful, pick-ups near-perfect, and the time in-between a dream!
The growing demands of school require new skills and a guiding hand from you.
Find the answers in our age-by-age guide to child development.
Sevens can become perfectionists as they develop high standards for themselves.
Conformity rules for 9 year olds, who just want to fit in.