2014 In Review // Local: News, Sports Nat'l: News, Sports, Entertainment, Talkers | Top 20 Most Read Stories 

Parenting

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Why I Don’t Like My Kids

An honest and brutal essay from a parent about her experience as a parent. Read the essay.

06/03/2011

momanddaughter

What Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day

One mom on what her heart really desires for Mother’s Day.

04/25/2011

mommymyths_wash

Top Mom Myths

Moms always have words of wisdom. But they’re not always right. Let’s look debunk our favorite mommy-isms.

04/25/2011

(credit: Jupiter Images)

What’s The Least Stressful Kid Combination?

Many people have brothers or sisters, but did you ever wonder if you had the right number? Would there have been less fighting if you had one, instead of the other? In other words, what’s the right recipe for a happy family?

04/21/2011

Children Watching TV, smiling, generic

Study: Young Children May Make Parents Less Fit

Could kids be to blame for new parents’ bad health habits?

04/11/2011

(credit: CBS)

Website Lets Moms Swap Stuff They No Longer Need

A popular website lets parents get rid of their kids’ stuff they no longer need and trade it in for something they can really use.

04/05/2011

Good Question: Do Parents Give Kids Too Much Power?

In business, in science and in parenting, we hope that as time goes on it gets better. However, a controversial new book is arguing that American parents are doing much worse.

01/17/2011

(credit: CBS)

Local Parents Weigh In On ‘The Tiger Mother’

No playdates. No sleepovers. Straight “A’s” required. Those are some of the parenting rules put forward in a new controversial book called, “The Battle Hymn of The Tiger Mother.”

01/17/2011

Logo, Generic, Jason DeRusha, Blog

DeBlog: Who’s Better At Parenting: You Or Your Parents?

I spent part of my morning explaining to my 5-year-old that I think he gets too many choices. Which makes tonight’s Good Question particularly important for me.

01/17/2011

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Diaper Drive Aims To Help Struggling Parents

Kristen Grode’s idea for a diaper drive was in its infancy back in June. Since then, it’s grown faster than anyone could’ve predicted.

01/12/2011

Christine and Juanita have been a part of each others' lives through the Big Brother Big Sister organization for over six years. (credit: Robb Long/Minnesota Parent)

MN Parent: Tapping Into Kid-Love Through Volunteering

The Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) organization has two programs set up to match Bigs and Littles. I participate in the community mentoring program, where my Little and I get together on our own and seek out new adventures together.

12/01/2010

Patrick and Jessica Jost navigated the National College Fair in October 2010. (credit: Minnesota Parent)

Minnesota Parent: College Bound

(Minnesota Parent) — They grow up so fast. We hear it when we are holding our newborns, and a passerby at the mall pauses to cluck, coo and gaze. We hear it again as we […]

11/04/2010

9/23/10 John Williams Show

9AM Hour:  An Expert from Harvard talks about education in Minnesota plus the story of a Dad who boards a bus to confront bullies who are picking on his daughter! 10AM Hour:  Mourning in America? […]

09/23/2010

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,562 other followers