Fifty years ago, when only children represented just 10 percent of all kids under
age 18, "onlies" were often thought of as lonely, spoiled, and socially inept.
Jul 19, 2012 ... Is it so awful to raise one child, or grow up as an only child? Susan Newman,
PhD says absolutely not. As the author of The Case for the Only ...
Is it possible to raise a contented only child? Can we be happy with only one
child? The answer to both of these questions is a resounding yes. In recent years
Jan 31, 2012 ... Parenting an only child comes with plenty of perks. Just ask Hope Austin of
Mountlake Terrace. She has plenty of time and energy to play with ...
Jun 11, 2013 ... In her book One and Only, journalist Lauren Sandler, an only child and ... takes
on these stereotypes and explains the joys of raising just one.
Raising an only child is rewarding, as well as challenging, for the entire family. "
Perhaps the greatest fear parents of only children have is that they'll raise ...
Jan 20, 2014 ... At times, growing up as an only child was hard for me. I used to get so bored
playing all by myself. I'd gather my stuffed animals and play ...
Nov 2, 2013 ... As an only child myself, I'm pretty comfortable with the reality of raising a healthy
and well-adjusted only child. I grew up playing happily on my ...
How to raise a happy only child. Tips from parenting expert Nancy Samalin.
Nancy is the founder and director of Parent Guidance Workshops, a renowned ...
To all you mothers of only children out there: stop feeling guilty. Your kid may not
appreciate it right now, but trust me: they'll love you for it later.