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For family extending the nuclear family and not covered by [grandparents] or [step-parents]. Can, for example, be used for nieces or nephews, mothers- or fathers-in-law, sisters- or brothers-in-law et…
The time we spend having fun.
How to transport small children in vehicles. Car-seats are most often required by law when transporting children under a certain body size or weight.
Diaper or nappy is absorbent underwear that allows the child to poop or pee without using a potty or a toilet. Includes pull-ups. For non-disposable underwear, see [cloth-diaper]. See also: [potty-tra…
When a child can do something on their own, without help.
Mental health includes emotional, psychological, and social well-being of children or parents.
Questions about the autism spectrum disorders, for example Aspberger's Syndrome or autism. Applicable both for questions about parenting children with autism spectrum disorders, and also parenting wit…
Questions about religion in relation to parenting. This often relates to raising a child with a co-parent of a different (or no) religion, or how to answer religious questions of a child, particularl…
Washing, laundering, removing dirt or stains. Also tidying up, removing clutter, such as putting toys away. See also: [hygiene].
Competitive physical activity or game. See also: [physical-activity], [play], [games].
Learning how to behave in a socially acceptable way. Also social interaction with others. See also [social-development], [relationships], [friends], [peer-pressure].
Education that is provided by parents at home, as opposed to a school setting.
Additional assignments from school that are expected to be completed at home. See also: [school].
For all questions concerning babysitting, both from the parents' or the babysitter's perspective. For example, how to choose a trustworthy babysitter, how much to pay, or how to deal with children as …
Formula as in formula milk which is a composite nutritional supplement in the form of milk powder for infants and toddlers.
A set of actions followed from day to day. Includes the evening routine followed before bedtime. See also: [habits].
For questions about bathing in water for personal hygiene, like when, how and how often to bathe children, how to keep them safe or bathe them when they don't want to, preparing children for bathing o…
Questions about issues that are specific to twins or multiplets.
Activity engaged for fun, recreation or enjoyment. For time spent having fun, use [play-time]. See also: [games].
Happening during the night. Use [bedtime] for getting kids ready for bed, and making them stay there. Use [sleep] for questions on issues while children are asleep. Use [naps] for sleeping for a short…
Questions regarding providing proper nutrition, including strategies to get a child to eat healthy foods
Questions about sexual activities, including sexual intercourse, interest in sex, childhood sex play, and masturbation.
Issues concerning the bedroom as a room: both the parents' and the child's (bed)room. See also the tags [sleep] and [bedtime].
Behavior when someone is intentionally speaking falsehood, for example to deceive others.
For all questions about teachers specifically, e. g. parents or children interacting with teachers or behavior of children towards teachers and vice versa, how to communicate with teachers etc. For qu…
Rhythmic audio entertainment as it is listened to and performed, and anything related to musical instruments. See also the tag [singing].
When and how to teach your child mathematics, getting children interested in math or helping them cope with math (e. g. at school).
For questions about books, e. g. making children get interested in / read books, reading books to children, appropriate ages and a book's content. Use [reading] for questions specifically about readin…
Questions dealing with death, whether it be a specific person or pet, or a general discussion of how to broach this difficult subject with children.
Questions relating to a child's ability to maintain attention Or the attention seeking behaviors. The challenges of increasing children's focus and attention span. Many problems derive from attentio…
A form of sport or play, in particular competitive ones played by the rules. See also: [play], [sports], [video-games].
For questions pertaining to gifted children, e. g. how to support them or how to find out whether they are gifted or not. For questions about gifts, use [presents].
Questions regarding computer use including access, entertainment, and education