I don’t usually do this. This is not a political blog. It’s a child development and parenting blog. But this time, I feel like i have to take this little departure off the main road. Bear with me. Or skip it–there’s freedom of choice here. See that little “x” up there in the corner? Click … Balancing the Scales
Bet you didn’t know such a thing existed. Yeah. It does. Welcome to my world. Remember that movie, Babies, that came out a few years back? It was a documentary that followed the lives of babies around the world. Beautifully filmed, and wow, a documentary being marketed as a mainstream film that parents should take … Reflections from a Child Development Geek
Boy, bullying is sure in the news. Funny how people pay attention (at least for a minute, our national attention span) when kids kill themselves, eh? Today, I am reading Rachel Simmons’ “Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls”, a 2002 book which claims to be “the first book devoted exclusively to … "You’re Not My Friend"