Parenting

11 Table Manners That Still Matter
11 Table Manners That Still Matter

If you think people don’t care about etiquette at the table as much as they used to, think again. >>

reading
The Books You Need to Read

Looking for a great read? Then check out our newest feature: Reader's Digest Recommends. >>

Best and Worst Halloween Snacks for Kids
Best and Worst Halloween Snacks for Kids

Here's how to keep your kids healthy this Halloween. >>

Collecting Baby Clothes for the Needy: Lisa Klein
Collecting Baby Clothes for the Needy: Lisa Klein

Loved Twice, a nonprofit founded by Lisa Klein, distributes gently used baby clothes to hospitals… >>

How to Cope with Boomerang Kids
How to Cope with Boomerang Kids

85 percent of the college class of 2011 is moving back home. Psychologist Carl Pickhardt, offers… >>

3 Healthy Ways to Help Your Kids Excel in School
3 Healthy Ways to Help Your Kids Excel in School

Powerful brains come from healthy bodies. Follow these golden rules to help ensure that your kids… >>

How to Use Leftover Pumpkin Seeds
How to Use Leftover Pumpkin Seeds

When it comes to carving pumpkins, there is no limit. But with so many possibilities, what are you… >>

5 Ways to Beat Back-to-School Stress
5 Ways to Beat Back-to-School Stress

Limit your child's stress level when they return to school with these simple stress management tips. >>

Choosing the Right Backpack for Your Child
Choosing the Right Backpack for Your Child

Spare your kids the aches and pains associated with heavy backpacks and do your homework about… >>

5 Glittery Halloween Crafts for Kids
5 Glittery Halloween Crafts for Kids

Entertain your kids with these easy and glittery Halloween crafts. >>

TTYL: Talk to You Louder
TTYL: Talk to You Louder

Senior citizens have taken to texting with gusto. They even have their own vocabulary. Check out… >>

Skunk Halloween Costume
Skunk Halloween Costume

A six-foot marabou feather boa (craft stores carry them) creates this skunk’s stripes, while its… >>

Firefighter Halloween Costume
Firefighter Halloween Costume

Firefighters in recent years have become universal heroes, so many youngsters—boys and… >>

Dinosaur Halloween Costume
Dinosaur Halloween Costume

The lure of dinosaurs never fades. This cheerful Halloween version can be put together quickly with… >>

Statue of Liberty
Statue of Liberty

Here is a patriotic costume that should make any trick-or-treater proud—and look very pretty as… >>

Vampire Halloween Costume
Vampire Halloween Costume

From the always popular spooky story, Dracula has made the specter of a bloodsucking vampire as… >>

Princess Halloween Costume
Princess Halloween Costume

Your daughter can be turned into a dazzling princess with a little netting and the trimmings of her… >>

Pretty Pink Pig Halloween Costume
Pretty Pink Pig Halloween Costume

A sweet and snuggly pink pig starts with a pink sleeper and a bare pink headband. All you have to… >>

Lion Halloween Costume
Lion Halloween Costume

This furry lion costume feels soft and snuggly because it uses a thin, very soft type of fleece… >>

Ladybug Halloween Costume
Ladybug Halloween Costume

handmade halloween costumes, cheap halloween costumes, ladybug, >>