Parenting

Good parenting means different things in different families, with every mom and dad setting their own intention for the parenting life they want. No matter how many parenting articles you read or parenting tips you receive, remember that you are the ultimate guide and inspiration to your children.
The Today Show's Al Roker with his son, Nick

Al Roker on How Parenting a Special Needs Child Inspires Him

The Today show weatherman and co-host shares the joys and lessons he's learned from his son, Nick.

Nyon Smith

Life-Changing Advice from the Father He Hardly Knew

Nyon Smith shares how, on becoming a parent himself, he became closer to his own father, who tended to be career-focused when Nyon was growing up, and learned lessons on parenting from his dad.

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Mom talking to teen daughter

Teaching Honesty to a Teen

A parent enlists God’s help in teaching her teenage daughter to do the right thing.

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Blessings of a Special Adoption

Blessings of a Special Adoption

A soldier, an Iraqi orphan and the family they make.

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Captain Southworth

A Soldier, An Iraqi Orphan and the Family They Make

Captain Southworth describes the extraordinary circumstances by which he met his son.

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Kids in the Kitchen: Tanya Steel, Part III

Author Tanya Steel advises parents to encourage their kids to try everything and open their palate. 

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Kids in the Kitchen: Tanya Steel, Part II

Kids in the Kitchen: Tanya Steel, Part II

Cookbook author Tanya Steel reveals what her kids love to eat.

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Kids in the Kitchen: Nancy Piho on Eating Out

Kids in the Kitchen: Nancy Piho on Eating Out

Nancy Piho gives her advice for eating at restaurants with children. 

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Mother and daughter hugging

Keeping Kids Clean: Advice for Parents

An expert from the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation offers tips on how parents can help keep their children happy, healthy—and safe.

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Today show weatherman and co-anchor Al Roker with son Nick

Al Roker on the Joys of Fatherhood

The Today show weatherman and co-anchor discusses the challenges and rewards of parenting a special-needs child.

Susan Salomone and husband, Steve

Addiction Claimed Her Son's Life, But Not His Story

Susan Salomone uses what happened to her son to help end the stigma associated with addiction

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Mother's Day Messages from Guideposts Staff: Rick Hamlin

Mother's Day Messages from Guideposts Staff: Rick Hamlin

Guideposts staff talk about how their moms have inspired them.

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Mother's Day Messages from Guideposts Staff: Meg Belviso

Mother's Day Messages from Guideposts Staff: Meg Belviso

Angels on Earth staff editor talks about how her mom inspired her.

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Mother's Day Messages from Guideposts Staff: Amy Molinero

Mother's Day Messages from Guideposts Staff: Amy Molinero

On this Mother's Day, Guideposts Vice-President and Publisher explains why her mom was the biggest inspiration in her life.

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