Average Weekly Allowance For Kids Is Now $30 Per WeekParents expect their kids to do just over five hours of chores to earn that money.
Parents Hiring Coaches To Help Raise Their Children Phone-FreeScreen consultants come into home or schools, to remind parents how people parented before. Their recommendations include "movement," like playing or painting.
What's The Optimal Distance For Parents Or In-Laws To Live?In the survey, 57 percent said a decent drive away -- about 15 to 45 minutes, that is -- is the sweet spot.
Time-Outs Are Still An Effective Method Of Discipline, New Study ShowsTime-outs are a pretty common way for parents to discipline their kids, but some argue they can be harmful to a child's mental well-being.
Buying A Phone For Your Kid This Christmas? Some TipsUltimately, it's up to parents to decide when the right age is for that first phone. And when you do make that decision, how do you know which device is best for your family?
Before Parental 'Screen Time' Concerns: Radio, Even NovelsToday's grandparents may have fond memories of the "good old days," but history tells us that adults have worried about their kids' fascination with new-fangled entertainment and technology since the days of dime novels, radio, the first comic books and rock n' roll.
What Would You Have Done For A Good Night's Sleep As A New Parent?Twenty-seven percent of parents surveyed said they'd live on only baby food for an entire year if it meant they'd get some sleep.
'I Wish My Mom's Phone Wasn't Invented': Child's Complaint Goes ViralThe child was reportedly one of four students in the class who wished cell phones had never been invented and that their parents spent more time with them.
Average Babysitter Rate In U.S. Is $16.43 Per HourHere in Minneapolis, we're below the average rate, at $14.66 per hour.
10 Kids Taken From California Parents, Who Deny TortureA Northern California woman denied that she or her husband abused their 10 children after authorities said the kids suffered puncture wounds, burns, bruising and injuries consistent with being shot with a pellet gun.
Working Mom Flips The Script On Daughter’s Outdated WorksheetWhile in the midst of making dinner and helping her young daughter with her homework earlier this month, working mother Lynne Polvino was suddenly taken aback by one of her daughter’s worksheets.
Survey: Minnesota Among Top Places To Have A BabyA new survey finds Minnesotans can expect one of the best parenting experiences in the country.
How To Co-Parent After A DivorceRaising a child after divorce doesn't have to be a struggle. Wendy Paris, author of "Splitopia: Dispatches From Today's Good Divorce And How To Part Well," shares her tips for a healthy co-parenting relationship.
Post-Pregnancy Tips And What To Expect With Your NewbornDo you have a baby on the way? Congrats! Add to your baby prep with these tips from Elizabeth Isadora Gold, author of "The Mommy Group."
Local Author Says Social Media Can Leave Young Girls VulnerableNew technology doesn't just leave your personal information vulnerable -- it can leave people, especially young girls, vulnerable.