Parenting

Tips for a Smooth Summer Camp Send-Off
Tips for a Smooth Summer Camp Send-Off

Follow these tips to ensure your child is a happy camper at sleepaway camp this summer. >>

Fabulous Last-Minute Father’s Day Gifts
Fabulous Last-Minute Father’s Day Gifts

Let’s face it, your dad does not want another tie. And he’d prefer to pick out his own… >>

10 Best End of the Year Gifts for Teachers
10 Best End of the Year Gifts for Teachers

Though no teacher expects a gift from their students, as a parent it’s thoughtful to thank them… >>

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10 Things Never to Say to a Pregnant Woman

There are certain comments that we’ll never get used to—even if we have learned to laugh them… >>

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… >>

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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… >>