Linda & Richard Eyre
Richard and Linda Eyre are New York Times No. 1 best-selling authors who lecture throughout the world on family-related topics. Visit them anytime at www.EyresFreeBooks.com or at www.valuesparenting.com. Their latest Deseret Book e-book is “On the Homefront,” which contains 100 of their favorite columns with photos and videos.

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Every parent with two or more children has faced the challenge of fighting, bickering, arguing, or, as it is sometimes gently described, “sibling rivalry.”
The definition of a big family has changed. Last year, we met the president of the Large Families of Europe organization, and he told us their requirement for membership was to have three kids.
You remember the Beatles' song "When I'm Sixty-Four" — and the legitimate questions it asks. But way back when we first heard it, the questions seemed so hypothetical, so far in the future. And then years...
The idea of our six youngest children sitting in close proximity for a full hour on live TV in front of 25 million people was, to say the least, terrifying. We could imagine dozens of embarrassing possibilities...
Parents have a huge challenge in helping their children to adopt the values of their family culture rather than the values of their peer culture, or the internet culture, or the media and celebrity culture.
Our son Eli and his wife, Julie, left their two little ones with us for a long week, which reminded us of both the joys and the fatigue of being the full-time caregivers of energetic preschoolers.
Here are some relationship questions to think about. How you answer them — and how you want to answer them someday — may determine how romantic your relationship is and how romantic it can become.
In our four decades of working with families and observing all kinds of marriage situations, we have become convinced that there are five elements that maximize the chances for a marriage to be nourishing, lovi...
Do you notice that the word “romance” today is most often used in a historical context? How can it be revived in today's world?
A cruise is the perfect environment for weight gain: food everywhere, huge dining rooms and buffet lines, long hours at sea with nothing to do but eat, and limited time and opportunity for exercise. There could...