Q: My husband and I have heard you speak and have read your book, "How to Parent So Children Will Learn." We are hoping you could help us with our oldest son. He is a fifth-grader with a late July birthday and takes ...Read More
Q: My fiance and I are getting married this spring and we've run into a conflict concerning finances. Should we have joint or separate checking accounts after we're married? What are your thoughts?
Jim: Opinions on this ...Read More
Dear Family Coach: My son's best friend is really into toy guns. I despise them. Recently, for my son's birthday, the friend's mother bought my son a gun so the boys can play together. I don't want to allow my son to ...Read More
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"The Forest Feast for Kids" by Erin Gleeson; Abrams Publishing; 112 pages; $19.95.
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Question: We would like to limit our 16-year-old son’s video game and cell phone time. We think homework should come first and then free time. He wants to relax with his video game and phone after school which ...Read More
Dear Family Coach: My son is an amazing soccer player. He has been playing for years and is one of the best on the team. But he desperately wants to quit. How do I persuade my kid to play a sport at which he excels even ...Read More