Parenting

Your To-Do List Before Flying Solo with the Kids
Your To-Do List Before Flying Solo with the Kids

Here are a few things that make travel go smoothly. >>

14 Old-School Ways to Remember Stuff
14 Old-School Ways to Remember Stuff

Try some well-known and original mnemonic phrases and tricks to help keep track of odd spellings of… >>

Easy Ways for Parents to Save
Easy Ways for Parents to Save

In these grim economic times everyone is trying to curb their spending. But it doesn’t have to… >>

Probiotics May Ease Colic
Probiotics May Ease Colic

Giving colicky babies the good bacteria found in yogurt may ease their agony, studies suggest. >>

Best Websites for Fair-Trade Toys (and Clothing)
Best Websites for Fair-Trade Toys (and Clothing)

Do you know where your children’s toys and clothing come from, whether workers were paid fairly… >>

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Why Handwriting Makes You Smarter

Explore the connection between the ability to form letters and learning. >>

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6 Cheap Valentine’s Day Gifts

Here are six Valentine’s Day gifts for under $10 (including two free gifts) that will have your… >>

How to Survive Being Home with a Sick Child
How to Survive Being Home with a Sick Child

When your child is sick enough to stay home from school but not sick enough to sleep all day… >>

An Accidental Education: Exclusive Excerpt from Michael J. Fox's New Book
An Accidental Education: Exclusive Excerpt from Michael J. Fox’s New Book

In his new book, Michael J. Fox reveals what illness has taught him. >>

Buzzy Bumble Bee
Buzzy Bumble Bee

Directions and downloadable patterns for an easy-to-make halloween costume for kids. >>

Back-To-School 101
Back-To-School 101

Get the kids ready for the school year with our handy checklists, lunch recipes, health tips, and… >>

Take Action to Reduce Teen Driving Deaths
Take Action to Reduce Teen Driving Deaths

Find out how to lobby for strict laws and get tough at home. >>

Child Safety: 5 Backyard Dangers to Avoid
Child Safety: 5 Backyard Dangers to Avoid

Millions of people are injured and thousands are killed each year in household mishaps, according… >>

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10 Great Valentine’s Day Gifts

These gifts are some of our favorites. >>

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6 Creative Valentine’s Day Cards

Try one of these alternatives to the standard store-bought options. >>

How to Build a Baby Bookworm
How to Build a Baby Bookworm

There are few gifts you can give your child greater than a love of reading. Here are some simple… >>

6 Ways to Handle Prescription Drugs
6 Ways to Handle Prescription Drugs

Parents have an enormous impact on their children’s attitudes toward prescription drugs—and the… >>

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Valentine’s Day Ideas for Kids

Desperately seeking new ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your little sweetheart? Check out… >>

Best Websites for Lullaby Lyrics
Best Websites for Lullaby Lyrics

Here are a few of the most helpful sites parents can refer to for lullaby song lyrics. >>

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5 Biggest Myths Parents Buy Into

Is discipline how one best teaches self-control? In Nurtureshock: New Thinking About Children… >>