Get Moving! Simple Tips for Staying Active

Get Moving! Simple Tips for Staying Active

Active families are healthy families. Get moving with these everyday steps >>

Back to School: A Parent's Checklist

Back to School: A Parent's Checklist

ParentFurther blogger, Jolene, offers a helpful back to school checklist for parents of all ages and stages.

Back to School Season Has Arrived!

Back to School Season Has Arrived!

Are you ready? Our simple tips will help you start a successful school year—and keep it going.

Make the Most of the Back to School Shopping Season

Make the Most of the Back to School Shopping Season

Foster positive family communication around money with these tips from Search Institute and Capital One!

Tell your children you love them often, but show them you love them through your actions every day. It’s easy to say, “I love you”, but the little, everyday things you model (like patience, kindness, courage, and persistence) are really what make a difference in the long run.

Help Us with Our Perseverance Work

Dr. Kent Pekel, Search Institute's president and CEO, is writing a new book, The Perseverance Process: A Practical Guide to Help Young People Stick to It, and we are inviting you to be part of this work >>

ParentFurther Blog: A Thoughtful Blog for Busy Parents

September 30, 2014

By: Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain

Setting expectations for our kids is an ongoing challenge for parents. On the one hand, it’s easy to communicate what we expect. Yet that doesn't necessarily go far enough.

September 18, 2014

By Amy Williams, Guest Blogger

Unfortunately, depression in children is real. The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry estimates that 5 percent of all children suffer from depression.

September 5, 2014

By Samantha MacDonald, Web & Social Media Specialist, ParentFurther.com

Did you know that over half of grandparents say that being a grandparent is “the single most important and satisfying thing in their life”?