Sunday, July 24th, 2011

The Case for the Only Child

It is finally here!  I was one of the people interviewed for The Case for the Only Child by Susan Newman, PhD.  You have to read it!! It was actually released on June 1, 2011.  I pre-ordered it and got it the first week.  I have been trying to finish it so I could give […]

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Saturday, July 2nd, 2011

In a Bad Economy, Opting for an Only Child

In an effort to be the most comprehensive resource for only child families, I bring you a talkshow that aired on The Takeaway July, 12, 2010.  Guests included psychologist Susan Newman, author of several only child parenting books and Lauren Sandler author of the Time Magazine story The Only Child: Debunking the Myths.

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Thursday, April 1st, 2010


Susan Newman, PhD has done it again…another great article.  This one tickled my funny bone.  In her latest post Coins, Warts, Asthma, Eczema, she discusses some “research” (if you can call it that) designed to show only children in a negative light.  Maybe it is just me, but asthma and eczema can’t possibly have anything […]

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Monday, February 22nd, 2010

How many kids = happiness?

Social Psychologist Susan Newman, PhD speaks up on this subject in her recent Singletons blog post Mothers with One Child are Happiest.  I tend to agree with her – especially those moms with my temperament.  I mean, I was created to have 1 child: I am a perfectionist who likes my house clean, organized and […]

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