Parenting Gradeschool Kids

JustMommies Tools

Baby Name Finder

FIND ALPHABETICALLYFIND BY ORIGIN
» Top Baby Boy Names » Top Baby Girl Names

Pregnancy Calendar

Track your pregnancy day by day.

Enter your due date:

Ovulation Calendar

Find your most fertile days.

Average cycle length:

9 Ways Families Can Help During Natural Disasters

We all want our kids to be the brightest, smartest, strongest. But what about the most compassionate? Is that on your radar? Should it be? We think so, & we have ideas to help.
» Read more

Teaching Kids About Consent

Bodily consent has been a hot topic in the news—how can parents teach kids to respect consent?
» Read more

How to Make Changes in Your Parenting Style

Maybe you are one of the lucky parents who have found a parenting style that works well for you and your kids. More likely though, you are like the rest of us who have to make changes to our parenting style now and then.
» Read more

Decoding the Dress Code Controversy

By JustMommies staff

If you have any kids of school age, chances are you've had a note or two come home addressing the school's dress code. While there is no national, or even state, standard for dressing at school, most schools do have one in place. School dress codes may be as lenient and open-ended as "dress respectfully,"
» Read more

9 Ways to Liven up Your Summer

The kids are out of school and you have vacation that you’ve been saving up. Hmm, what to do? With summer fully in swing, it’s time to venture out and create family moments that you all will reflect on for years to come. How exactly do you do that, you say? Well, we have nine great ideas to help
» Read more

The Top 7 Lies Parents Tell Their Kids - and Why

By Laura Carlson

Oh, the joy of telling harmless “white lies” to your children. These delightful near-truths range from those that carry on the bliss of holiday traditions to others that happily curb bad behavior. Most parents contend that it's not lying, per say; rather, they are putting off (or bending) the truth
» Read more

How to Deal with a Child That Lies

By JustMommies staff

One of the common issues that parents experience is dealing with a child that lies. Sometimes it happens gradually over time (little white lies), sometimes suddenly out of nowhere the child is lying about everything under the sun. If you allow a child to continue a pattern of telling lies, it can become
» Read more

5 Things Only Moms of Picky Eaters Will Understand

Your picky eater is all yours, so you love him, of course, but do you ever have those days where you think about how much easier life would be with a kid who just loved to try new foods? If you've had daydreams where you imagine serving up delicious and even experimental cuisine that your kid gobbles
» Read more

4 Apps that Could Pose a Danger to Your Child

By Jill Britz

There are so many amazing apps we have access to—MapMyRide lets you know how many miles you log on your morning bike ride, the Facebook app keeps you connected to family and friends wherever you go, and Instagram is great for picture sharing. While apps add so much value and simplicity to our modern
» Read more

Is Your Child a Natural-Born Liar?

Have you recently caught your little one lying for the first time? Or maybe it’s become a thing now, where your child seems to lying on the regular. You may be starting to wonder if your child is a natural-born liar. Children & Lying: What Research Has to Say As it turns out, learning to lie is an
» Read more