Parenting

10 Fun Father's Day Activities
10 Fun Father’s Day Activities

Here are 10 fun things to do with Dad on Father's Day. >>

Make the Most of a Family Vacation Abroad
Make the Most of a Family Vacation Abroad

You won’t enjoy seeing five cities in a week with a toddler anyway, so why try? Here are travel… >>

Can Breastfeeding Lead to Better Behavior?
Can Breastfeeding Lead to Better Behavior?

Want to reduce the chances of having an anxious, hyperactive, or poorly behaved toddler? A new… >>

How to Keep the Peace When Your Kids Move Back Home After College
How to Keep the Peace When Your Kids Move Back Home After College

Thanks to a poor economy and high unemployment rates, more young adults are moving back home after… >>

3 Science and Nature Biographies to Read with Your Kids
3 Science and Nature Biographies to Read with Your Kids

Now’s an excellent time to get outdoors and celebrate the wonder of nature with your children… >>

healthy family dining
7 Healthy Family Dining Tips

Sharing your healthy lifestyle goals with your family holds benefits for everyone but it's not… >>

When Should Your Baby First See a Dentist?
When Should Your Baby First See a Dentist?

You’ve just noticed your child’s first tooth poking out of her bottom gums. Does that mean… >>

Obesity Prevention Begins With the Bottle
Obesity Prevention Begins With the Bottle

A new study suggests that there is a link between obesity and babies who are put to bed with a… >>

Parenting Mistakes to Avoid with Toddlers
Parenting Mistakes to Avoid with Toddlers

A few of the most common parenting mistakes to avoid with toddlers. >>

Teen Driver Safety Starts With You
Teen Driver Safety Starts With You

Get your teen off to a good start behind the wheel with these three safe-driving tips. >>

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The History of Cinco de Mayo

True or False: Cinco de Mayo is the celebration of Mexico's independence. >>

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Dear Mom: The Words We Wish Mom Could Hear

In honor of Mother's Day, we asked readers, What would you tell your mother if you could? >>

Great Ways to Thank Your Child’s Teacher
Great Ways to Thank Your Child’s Teacher

Parents across the country face a tough test on May 4: figuring out how to thank their child’s… >>

Dumb Human Behavior to Avoid
Dumb Human Behavior to Avoid

Nothing bucks up our spirits more than knowing there are people dumber than we are. Except maybe… >>

Do 4-Year-Olds Belong in College?
Do 4-Year-Olds Belong in College?

Call it a head start, or an educational alternative to camp. Whatever you call it, summer college… >>

Mother's Day Gifts
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: Splurges and Steals

No matter what your budget this year, we have gift ideas that will show Mom how much you cherish… >>

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Quick Study: The Royal Wedding of Kate & Will

More than $16 million will be spent, and some four billion people around the world will watch… >>

Tips on Buying Your Baby's First Shoes
Tips on Buying Your Baby’s First Shoes

6 tips you need to know when buying your baby's first pair of shoes. >>

Study Links Frequent School Nurse Visits to Bullying
Study Links Frequent School Nurse Visits to Bullying

If your child seems to be making an unusual number of trips to the school nurse, it’s time to… >>

How to Reconnect With Loved Ones
How to Reconnect With Loved Ones

Learn easy ways to slow down and spend more time with your family. >>