How to Avoid “Why” Questions when Conversing with Children?

Answer Young children often go through a stage of constantly asking, “Why?” This can try the patience of nearly any adult. Here are a few suggestions for decreasing the number of “Why?â€Â... Read More »

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What was the 1980's children's show that starred a pirate with a greasy mustache that would stop and ask questions to the children watching from home?

This has been bothering me for years! From what I've found, it was called I-Land Treasure. This link ( is to a message board, but if you... Read More »

How to Avoid Answering Questions You Cannot Answer?

Some questions are just too awkward, personal, or confusing to answer. Here's how to avoid doing so.

How to Avoid Embarrassing Your Children?

Understand that you embarrass them when you show their old baby pictures to their friends. They also squirm when you act or dress like a teenager in front of their friends. They might not want to h... Read More »

How to Avoid Humiliating Your Children?

Most parents have to learn how to not embarrass their kids, especially when they're dealing with teenagers. But if you find yourself humiliating your children in that you're accidentally inducing s... Read More »