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Young mother loses use of legs to save son from fire

“I kissed him, I told him I loved him, and then I jumped with him out the window.”

The media is finally getting the message that dads are parents, too

The days of incompetant sitcom dads are finally coming to an end, as fathers get new respect onscreen and off.

Parenting in the digital age: are you raising an orphan, exile, or heir?

3 distinct parenting trends have produced 3 distinct groups that are rapidly approaching adulthood.

What to do if your child is always in a bad mood

Grumpiness is sometimes a cover for sensitivity.

Do you find it boring to play with your kids? Here’s how to remedy that

We have so much to do that we forget we’re still capable of playing -- and enjoying it.

See how this mom of 5 transformed her wedding dress into a baptismal gown

This creative idea is full of meaning and captures the family's sacramental life.

When children are separated from their parents their genetics change

But we can use this knowledge to help mitigate and heal the effects of childhood trauma.

Why the American Academy of Pediatrics’ new guidelines strongly oppose spanking

Any degree of pain, however "light," is not an effective disciplinary technique, the report says.

What Christian parents need to know about the 50-year-old movie rating system

Here's some advice and resources for picking appropriate films for your kids.

Is your marriage ready to withstand having children?

Despite all the naysayers, having children can make your marriage better in ways you didn’t think were possible.

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