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Child Development

Understanding child development will help prepare you for each stage of your child's growth and maturation. Read up on child development in these articles.

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Word Games for Kids

Let your inner Mark Twain out and take on these fun word games for kids. There's something for everyone. How well can you turn a phrase? Are you quick on your feet when it comes to writing on the fly? Test your word skills with these fun word games and see.


Can you really make your child smarter?

There aren't any quick, simple ways to turn your child into a genius, but your actions as parents do have a big influence on your children's intellectual capacity. Learn how to nurture a child's inherent mental capabilities. See more »

Raising Your Child to Have Good Manners

Kids have a hard time remembering rules for dinner at home and rules for dinner out. But with patience and consistency, you can instill good manners in your children. See more »

Parenting: Discipline and Limit Setting

Setting appropriate limitations on children and doling out discipline is a struggle for many parents. Here are some effective guidelines for setting limits with children of different ages. See more »