These 10 parenting concepts for raising better children may seem like common sense — so why aren’t you better at them?
Santa Claus: Lie Or Valuable Lesson In Critical Thinking?
The Santa Claus Lie and exposing it has puzzled parents for years. Should we keep the magic alive or expose the truth as soon as possible?
Truth About Santa Lies With Best Parental Intentions
Should we tell our kids the truth about Santa or keep the Santa Claus myth and magic alive as long as possible? Parents are conflicted.
Pawn Shop Prepared This Fella for Life as a Parent
The pawn shop taught me was how to spot a liar. And to lowball any offer. And how to negotiate with some tough kids, uh, customers
Will Santa Get COVID? An Exercise in Parental Fact Versus Fiction
My kids’ questions about COVID-19 have become more intricate, as have my fact versus fiction replies, during the holidays.
Lying Comes Easy to Children, Easier to Their Parents
Dealing with lying children is part of being a parent. But are you ready for all the lying you will do rest to get a little peace and quiet?