On Parenting: Family Almanac


Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 12/13/2012

Family Almanac: Girl wants to wear the same clothes every day

Marguerite Kelly gives advice on raising children of all ages.

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 11/15/2012

Family Almanac’s Marguerite Kelly: the defiant toddler stage

Marguerite Kelly offers advice for dealing with an 18-month old who is acting out.

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Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 10/31/2012

Family Almanac: When he loves her not

How to keep a 14-year-old’s first crush from consuming her.

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Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 09/07/2012

Family Almanac’s Marguerite Kelly: A gun-crazy 7-year-old worries his mom

A 7-year-old boy’s fascination with guns isn’t uncommon, but talk to him about the repercussions of violence and warfare.

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Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 08/16/2012

A touchy preteen needs a full physical before she gets therapy: Family Almanac’s Marguerite Kelly

A preteen with a temper probably needs talk therapy, but she should visit a physician and maybe an allergist first.

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Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 04/03/2012

Tips for a child flying alone

How parents can prepare their kids to fly solo.

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Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 04/02/2012

Dealing with an always-angry teen: Advice from Family Almanac’s Marguerite Kelly

Advice from Marguerite Kelly’s latest Web chat.

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Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 10/27/2011

Helping an unemployed college grad organize his life

When a college graduate struggles to find a job and shuts his family out of his life, his parent asks Marguerite Kelly for help.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/20/2011

Chat with Marguerite Kelly

The Family Almanac columnist will be online Thursday at noon to take questions on parenting.

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Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 10/18/2011

Expanding a teen’s circle of friends

When a 13-year-old hangs out with her best friend almost exclusively, her parent asks Marguerite Kelly for advice.

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Posted at 10:35 AM ET, 10/12/2011

A busy mother struggles to be a good wife

A working mother of two children younger than 3 asks advice columnist Marguerite Kelly how to be less short-tempered and unpleasant with her husband.

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Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 10/04/2011

Teaching a 4-year-old how to respond in an emergency

Family Almanac columnist Marguerite Kelly says parents shouldn’t worry if young children think fairies will save them from a fire.

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Posted at 04:52 PM ET, 09/27/2011

Finding the right time to divorce

A mother asks Family Almanac columnist Marguerite Kelly how long to stay in an unhappy marriage.

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Tags:  Family Almanac, divorce