Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included data on the dropping U.S. divorce rate, ways to keep cool when tensions rise among siblings, why school desegregation has not been more successful, a look at the controversial issue of intermarriage in the Conservative Jewish movement, details about what makes France so family friendly, data concerning the high rate More →

Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included research showing that breast-feeding takes learning and practice, findings that holding children back a grade will not necessarily keep them from succeeding, tips on how to raise a bilingual child, musings on making the choice of raising a child in the city or suburbia, the importance of letting a child More →

Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included an in-depth look at an industry in China aimed at saving marriages, one’s woman’s story about making a move to her mom’s basement after divorce, the impact of a new immigration policy on parents and children, a survey of family friendly laws adopted by individual states, a profile of a More →

Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included an in-depth look at the fate of children when their mothers are incarcerated, an attempt by colleges to emotionally support their students, the importance of a parent’s connection to their baby, the Supreme Court’s acceptance of a case involving same-sex marriage accommodation, a look at how to make mental health More →

Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included a “loving” job for retired judges, a modern “twist” on the school dance, online marriage advice in China, the importance of understanding baby’s needs, a look at remaining hurtles for same sex married parents, a personal essay on transcending transgender marriage, the financial impact of “gray divorce”, surviving your teen’s More →

Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included a program that helps teens and young adults cope more successfully with “adulting”, a touching photo essay around couples getting married downtown at the Courthouse, how adult addiction to mobile devices can negatively impact kids, celebrating “Loving” but remembering there is more work to do, a personal account of how More →

Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included how one divorced couple helped to make their child feel comfortable, thoughts on the importance of aunt’s and uncle’s in a child’s life, a personal account of one couple’s journey of understanding one another, a father’s account of his struggle of separating his feelings about his son’s participation in sports More →

Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included a look at the “helicopter” parent syndrome as it relates to the college age child, the concept of “nesting” as it applies to living arrangements for separated families, how New Orleans is supporting their students who have experienced trauma, a call for interracial couples who would like to be interviewed More →

Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included wise words from a marriage therapist, a touching photographic look at nine students before they enter college and then four years later, an astute study on questions you may want to ask yourself before a divorce, an account of how a college experience supported a LGBT student when his family More →

Weekly News Roundup

This week’s family-related news included challenges of being an involved father when your father was largely absent, a push to raise the age of marriage in 10 states, differing opinions on the newest craze called a “fidget spinner,” how to help your child navigate your shared traits, how napping pods can support high schoolers, a More →