raising children - updates

Rappler's latest stories on raising children


Real talk from real parents: How do you raise strong kids?

Apr 07, 2017 - 5:56 PM

Letting your kids face the world on their own builds character

What does it take to build a strong foundation for your child?

Nov 27, 2015 - 1:45 PM

Join us for a Twitter conversation on raising healthy children on November 29 Sunday 11 am

8 perks of having a gay son

Nov 03, 2015 - 10:03 AM

If you can get past the label and think of us as the fabulous son then you’ll come to realize that you re in for a treat

Top 3 things I've learned about being a parent

Oct 21, 2015 - 11:07 AM

At the end of the day I tell myself that while I’m the parent and the mature adult in the relationship I may still be wrong So I try to talk and listen do things with them choose my battles and enjoy the adventure

Are you financially ready to have children?

Apr 25, 2015 - 12:00 PM

Raising kids building homes – all these come with a price

Raising a Filipino child in Thailand

Aug 01, 2014 - 5:37 PM

Kairos and the hundreds of Filipino children in Asian countries are adapting to the cultures of their host countries yet they are still outcasts

Singapore family sends daughter to PH public school

Jul 09, 2014 - 12:47 PM

They wanted their child to appreciate Singapore but they ended up appreciating the Philippines in a whole new light

TIGHT HUGS. The  writer recounts his daughter's experience in the Philippines. Screengrab from The Strait Times

The Pseudo-Mom and the hardships of the real one

Sep 22, 2013 - 1:51 PM

The responsibility of raising our children is still ours alone not of our yayas

Kids mind their own business

Mar 17, 2012 - 11:18 AM

Let the kids earn their own money with their own businesses at the Kiddo preneur Bazaar

Stop saying good job to your kids!

Mar 08, 2012 - 4:09 PM

Praising a child is a powerful motivating force but it loses potency when overused