Parenting Skills

Airplane Travel with Children: A Survival Guide

Spring break is coming! Are you ready to fly with your children? No? No wonder. Packed planes, multiple connections, security lines: These days flying can be a real challenge. Add a child or three to the experience and, well, let’s just say that for parents, flying is not exactly relaxing. But there are things you can do to

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Can You Teach Your Children About Money? This Father of Five says, “Yes!”

Good financial habits don’t grow on trees, notes Jesse Mecham, co-founder of the online financial-planning tool You Need a Budget (YNAB). Mecham knows something about money and children: He has five kids himself, and each of them has his or her own spending budget (courtesy of dad’s software, of course). If you want your children to

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Modern Mothering: I Pump @ Work

The decision to breastfeed is a very personal one. Not everyone can (or wants to) breastfeed, and all moms deserve support no matter how they decide to feed their babies. When my son was born, I decided to give nursing a try. And let me tell you, in our case, it wasn’t easy. It took

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