Birth & Beyond Parenting

Young boy holding a baby doll Posted By: Z. Andrew Jatau
Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Dolls: Not Just for Girls Anymore

Gender roles have long been ingrained in our society. So how do we break the cycle? CHKD fatherhood consultant Z. Andrew Jatau offers these suggestions. Read full post>>

Family smiling together outside Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
Tuesday, January 07, 2020

Parenting on the Same Page

Parenting practices are naturally passed down from generation to generation. However, what worked a generation ago, may not be effective today. Read full post>>

Child visiting an elderly person in a nursing home Posted By: Adrianna and Ryan Walden
Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Attitude of Gratitude

Ways you and your family can spread attitudes of gratitude this holiday season. Who knows, your acts of kindness may be contagious. Read full post>>

Mom and toddler baking cookies together Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
Monday, November 11, 2019

The Perfect Holiday

Ditch the stress and enjoy the holidays this year with these tips from CHKD parenting expert Michele Tryon, CCLS. Read full post>>

Mom and daughter taking a selfie together Posted By: Z. Andrew Jatau
Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Social Media: Parents Need Guidelines, Too

As parents, most of us know that social media can have a negative effect on our children. But are we paying attention to how social platforms are affecting us? Read full post>>

Close up of a child drawing by herself in a classroom of kids Posted By: Adrianna and Ryan Walden
Tuesday, October 22, 2019

My Introverted Child

Parenting an introvert in an extroverted world has its challenges. But, it can also be a gift if you allow them the space and freedom to be who they are. Read full post>>