Kids and Planes:

When it comes to traveling with kids on planes, you need to start with some preparation. The same way you prepare your suitcase, your absence from work, your house and a doggy sitter, you should also prepare your child for the trip. There is no chance that a kid will...

How to “un-shy” your kids

Imagine the following situation. Your child changes classes and moves from one teacher to the next. The new class is new, the whole situation is strange to him and as you enter the new classroom with him he plays it shy. He is attached to you and does not let go of...

Reality Check

As a parent, I meet and interact with many other parents and observe their behavior. I like to see how they interact with their kids so that I might learn something new. My observations bring me to one very sad conclusion regarding parenting and parents these days. I...

How to Handle Tantrums in Public.

A child’s tantrum is one of parents’ greatest fears because it seems as if the child is out of control. When it happens at home you have the upper hand, but away from home, it is a different story. These tips are focused on tantrums in public places...