Latest from Meghan Leahy

She disagrees with her son’s parenting choices. Can she say anything?

My son can't say no to his 2-year-old who throws tantrums to get her way. It’s becoming increasingly difficult for me to hold my tongue. Any advice?

August 10, 2022

How do we start to discipline our child?

Our pediatrician told us that between ages 2 and 3 is the time to set our foundation for how we discipline. But how do we start?

August 3, 2022

Should dad run to get daughter at camp if she gets homesick?

Meghan Leahy, a parenting coach, author, mother of three, takes your questions about the all encompassing job we call parenting.

July 27, 2022

Grandma’s helping with grandchildren, but doesn’t like what she sees

Grandma doesn't agree with her grandchildren's bedtime routine and is worried about how they're being raised.

July 27, 2022

How can I help my teen son choose friends who are good for him?

He’s choosing to hang out with people who are not really “friends.” What do I do?

July 20, 2022

Short daughter is constantly being questioned about her age

Meghan Leahy, a parenting coach, author, mother of three, takes your questions about the all encompassing job we call parenting.

July 13, 2022

How do we help our child deal with our impending divorce?

We are about to tell our sensitive 7-year-old son that we are separating and moving out of our home. I am so nervous. Do you have any advice?

July 13, 2022

How to keep your child away from online extremists

Meghan Leahy, a parenting coach, author, mother of three, takes your questions about the all encompassing job we call parenting.

July 6, 2022

Grandma is tired of cooking for all of her grandson’s friends

She loves her grandson's friends, but she frequently ends up making dinner for all of them. Where are the other parents?

July 6, 2022

I’m having second thoughts about the people we chose as guardians

Over the past few years, they have expressed some views I really don't agree with. How do we approach them to rescind our request?

June 29, 2022