How to know if you’re over-parenting
"Parents today are either afraid for their children or afraid of their children."
The more you connect, the less you connect
New ad campaign - how smartphone addiction impacts relationships.
The best thing about having kids is…
From the mouths of parents: you’ll love like never before.
Birth decisions: home or hospital?
It should be about the baby.
Positive peer pressure - four tips
Teach your kids so well that they influence their friends too.
Do you think that women can have it all?
I say "yes", just maybe not at the same time.
Is having three kids really that tough?
| 08 November 2013
Apparently it's quite the scary thing to make the leap from two to three children.
Brenda Heist case reveals increase in mothers who leave their children
Why are a growing number of mothers abandoning their children?
Surprise - parenthood is associated with more joy than misery
The notion that parenthood brings happiness and fulfilment is self-evident to those of us who have partaken of healthy family life, but it’s still gratifying to receive validation from academia.
If parents can divorce one another…
Greeks are abandoning their children because of poverty. Isn't there a better way?
Does raising kids decrease marital happiness?
In the last post on the new State of Our Unions (SOU) report from the National Marriage Project we read that “the benefits of generosity were particularly pronounced among couples with children.” Parents who were very generous with each other were more likely to be very happy as well. But there’s more. Generosity in having children is also part of the happiness equation.
Family Edge looks at news and trends affecting the family in the light of human dignity. Our focus is the inspiring, creative, humorous, annoying, ridiculous, and dangerous ideas in the evening news. Send tips and brainwaves to the editor, Tamara Rajakariar, at tamara.rajakariar@ mercatornet.com