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Mother Knew Best (Or Did She?) Facts & Fiction

Mother Knew Best (Or Did She?) Facts & Fiction

Michele Borba February 17, 2016 Comments Off on Mother Knew Best (Or Did She?) Facts & Fiction

The truth behind those words of wisdom from Dear Old Mom based on what the new science says about child development and parenting advice Remember the sage motherly advice that was the soundtrack to

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Protecting Kids From Online Predators

Protecting Kids From Online Predators

Michele Borba February 4, 2016 Comments Off on Protecting Kids From Online Predators

Troubling research about our kids’ lack of online smarts and predators’ new grooming techniques to lure them. Advice based on new studies to keep kids safer online and parents and child givers better educated.

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Girls Got Game? Discussing Video Games and Stereotypes In the Classroom

Girls Got Game? Discussing Video Games and Stereotypes In the Classroom

Michele Borba April 2, 2015 Comments Off on Girls Got Game? Discussing Video Games and Stereotypes In the Classroom

A Guest Post by Rosalind Wiseman Here’s a special post from my colleague, Rosalind Wiseman, author of the must reads, Masterminds & Wingmen and Queen Bees and Wannabes and is an extraordinary source on

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How to Choose a Quality Day Care

How to Choose a Quality Day Care

Michele Borba February 26, 2013 Comments Off on How to Choose a Quality Day Care

Key findings about day care centers and the impact on our children’s development that I shared on TODAY that all parents and educators should know. And how to use those findings to help your

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Raising Only Children

Raising Only Children

Michele Borba January 27, 2011 Comments Off on Raising Only Children

What research says on how onlies turn out and parenting advice for raising the fastest growing kid breed. Tips I shared on NBC TODAY Your Trivia Pursuit question of the day: “What do these

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Teen Medicine Abuse

Teen Medicine Abuse

Michele Borba December 4, 2010 Comments Off on Teen Medicine Abuse

Parenting advice about a risky teen behavior: cold and cough medicine abuse with potentially tragic consequences including addictions as well as death Risky dangers in your medicine cabinet When is the last time you

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More Teens Getting Botox

More Teens Getting Botox

Michele Borba July 25, 2010 Comments Off on More Teens Getting Botox

Parenting advice to raise girls from inside out and stop the outside wrinkle-free, large-breasted, pencil thin craze. Enough! Ask teen girls what is on their birthday wish list these days, and you may get a

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Why Boosting Perseverance Predicts Success More than a Harvard Degree

Why Boosting Perseverance Predicts Success More than a Harvard Degree

Michele Borba June 25, 2010 Comments Off on Why Boosting Perseverance Predicts Success More than a Harvard Degree

Did you know that more top CEOs in United States graduated from a state college than an Ivy League University such as Harvard, Yale, or Princeton? Shocked? Research is showing there’s a far more

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MUST Watch: Natl Spelling Bee: 6 Ways to Spell F-A-M-I-L-Y  F-U-N

MUST Watch: Natl Spelling Bee: 6 Ways to Spell F-A-M-I-L-Y F-U-N

Michele Borba June 3, 2010 Comments Off on MUST Watch: Natl Spelling Bee: 6 Ways to Spell F-A-M-I-L-Y F-U-N

Do you want to watch some of the best young minds of today face courage under enormous pressure? Then forget the Laker Games, Soccer’s Word Cup, Dancing with the Stars or even (I know, I

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NH Teen Bullied -Tattoed With Obscenities- 5 Lessons to Stop A Tragedy

NH Teen Bullied -Tattoed With Obscenities- 5 Lessons to Stop A Tragedy

Michele Borba May 24, 2010 Comments Off on NH Teen Bullied -Tattoed With Obscenities- 5 Lessons to Stop A Tragedy

Bullying. It’s rampant, cruel, and too much of the teen scene. But if you had even an ounce of doubt as to the extent of how vicious kids can be, this story should do

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