Category: Parenting

My Body, My Self for Boys

The Madaras growing-up guides are acknowledged by parents, educators, librarians, and doctors for their unique, nonthreatening style, excellent organization, and thorough coverage of both the physical and emotional issues surrounding puberty and adolescence. And kids love them too!

Sugar: The Bitter Truth

Robert H. Lustig, MD, UCSF Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology, explores the damage caused by sugary foods. He argues that fructose (too much) and fiber (not enough) appear to be cornerstones of the obesity epidemic through their…

Cursive for Boys

You might be shocked (as I was) that kids are not being taught cursive in many schools.  Often they are learning how to write their name only.   We decided to write a workbook that would be fun for our sons…