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When you grow up – be rich!

One in five parents want their child to grow up to be wealthy rather than happy, a survey has revealed.

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Judge tells parents to be strict with teens

The job of parents is to make their children do the things they do not want to do, a family law judge says.

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The votes are in, and Mom loses

It’s the same in almost every household: the battle for hearts and minds is won by dads, writes Lorraine Candy.

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‘No-phone week made me a better mom’
March 20 2015 at 15:44

Meredith Hale decided to go cold turkey on her iPhone addiction – and learned some surprising things…

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‘I don’t want your opinion on breastfeeding’
March 20 2015 at 13:21

Why is there no middle-of-the-road parenting philosophy, asks Emily Kaye Lazzaro.

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'I lost our child on the train'
March 19 2015 at 13:38

Lorraine Candy confronts a mother's worst fear - and wonders if she worries too much.

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Why timeouts only prolong the problem
March 19 2015 at 12:27

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy addresses the problem of aggression in children - and what to do about it.

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An app for peace of mind
March 18 2015 at 11:14

Found: the ideal solution for alert parents who worry about their children’s safety when they are out.

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Grit - the ingredient to your kids' success
March 17 2015 at 12:57

Washington - When parents and educators launched the "self-esteem" movement in the 1980s, lavishly praising kids and handing out trophies to all, they expected everyone would try harder.

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Why I praise my daughter
March 16 2015 at 13:51

Jane Merrick thinks a recent study about praising children doesn’t take individual kids into account.

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How parents make narcissistic children
March 13 2015 at 13:19

Parents who "overvalue" children are more likely to produce narcissistic children, a study suggests.

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Ten things teachers need to know
March 12 2015 at 13:54

Parents' evening at school always make Lorraine Candy nervous - not least because she has four teachers to see.

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'I wish I'd been a stay-at-home mom'
March 6 2015 at 17:50

Sarah Vine looks back on her years as a working mom and finds she has some regrets.

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