Netflix has recently released a new television show called, “Atypical.” What is it about? (Spoiler alert) “Atypical” is about an eighteen-year-old boy with autism. The story revolves around him navigating high school and hormones. He is a super intelligent kid, who has social awkwardness and obsessions. The show also includes other storylines around the kid’s family, … [Read more...] about The TV show “Atypical”
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Could your New Year's resolution have unintended consequences for your kids? As millions of Americans resolve to lose weight, parents need to be aware that their new diet and fitness regimens could have a potentially negative outcome - triggering eating disorders or body image issues in their children. Because children often will mirror their parents, experts urge parents to … [Read more...] about Could Your Weight Loss Resolve Have Unintended Consequences?
Reader Unhappily Married writes: After years of unhappiness in my marriage, including fights, lack of communication, and feeling that my husband does not value me, I am strongly considering divorce. In my mind we have tried everything, including more than one attempt at couples counseling and reading self-help books. My husband tells me this will harm our children, now 2 and … [Read more...] about Will Divorce Screw Up My Kids?
What's one thing most college athletes say they wished they could have told their parents? Chill out with the post-game critiques! It might seem obvious, but don't lecture your children on their mistakes on the way home from a game. As Yahoo Sports' Steve Henson wisely points out, “. . . [T]he young athlete doesn’t want to hear it immediately after the game." A longtime … [Read more...] about Are You a Nightmare Sports Parent?
The Oscars came and went too fast! Now I’m watching the fashion critiques on every channel. What didn’t fly by were the hours of preparation getting ready for the biggest day in television. I hosted a live pre-show with my friends Carson Kressley, Molly Sims, and Katie Lee, talking fashion and food. It was a great viewing party and the 1st of its kind type of show, … [Read more...] about Oscars, DWTS and Ambien