How to Keep Order in the House During Summer Breakby John Rosemond Only Satan could think of something as diabolical as a three-month summer vacation. It’s a misnomer anyway. Vacation derives from vacate, which means empty. Most parents, on the other hand, would agree that summer vacation is completely full of it. Full of squabbles […]Read More How to Keep Order in the House During Summer Break
According to researchers, our children are more dependent and needy than any previous generation of Americans. They are developing attitudes of entitlement and expectation, rather than habits of self-reliance and independence. As they grow, too many young people want the privileges of adulthood — freedom and resources to make their own decisions — but not […]Read More Kids and Chores
Vive’ la France! Last year, a Chinese-American Tiger Mother told American parents how to raise children who will make straight A’s and play Carnegie Hall before they reach puberty. This year, the French are showing us how to raise children who will obey, throw few if any tantrums, and sit quietly in restaurants, listening while […]Read More Bringing Up Bébé | Vive’ la France!