Family Life

Probiotics May Ease Colic
Probiotics May Ease Colic

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

3 Great Florida Resorts for a Family Vacation
3 Great Florida Resorts for a Family Vacation

By now, many Americans have forgotten the feel of sunshine on their skin. This winter’s… >>

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… >>

What You Need to Know When Planning a Trip to Disney World
What You Need to Know When Planning a Trip to Disney World

Here’s how to ensure your visit with Mickey goes off without a hitch. >>

Take Control of Family Tech Time
Take Control of Family Tech Time

Does your life suffer from too much time spent online? Here’s how to take control. >>

How Your Stress Affects Your Kids
How Your Stress Affects Your Kids

If you’re frazzled—and who isn’t?—your children may be suffering, too. >>

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… >>

Why Handwriting Makes You Smarter
Why Handwriting Makes You Smarter

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

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. >>

5 Fun Snow Day Activities
5 Fun Snow Day Activities

It goes without saying that kids love snow days, but if you’re a mom, you’ve probably run out… >>

5 Biggest Myths Parents Buy Into
5 Biggest Myths Parents Buy Into

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

TV Programs for Science-Minded Toddlers
TV Programs for Science-Minded Toddlers

Feeling guilty about parking your preschooler in front of the tube? A recent Scientific American… >>

7 Ways to Boost Fertility
7 Ways to Boost Fertility

The worst thing you can do when trying to conceive is panic—stress can reduce your chances of… >>

Is Loneliness as Harmful as Smoking?
Is Loneliness as Harmful as Smoking?

Are you one of those people who dreads Valentine’s Day every year? According to a recent podcast… >>

Games That Boost Kids’ IQ
Games That Boost Kids’ IQ

There are easy, inexpensive ways for parents to keep their kids’ brains sharp and have fun in the… >>

How To Teach Your Children Well
How To Teach Your Children Well

It’s a fine line parents walk as they try to guide their kids into adulthood. You want to advise… >>

Kids, TV and Blood Pressure
Kids, TV and Blood Pressure

Can watching TV affect your kid's blood pressure? >>

7 Tips to Raise Financially Savvy Kids
7 Tips to Raise Financially Savvy Kids

Teach your kids how to be money smart with tips from Syble Solomon, creator of Money Habitudes. >>

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… >>

Bizarre Baby Names: A Growing Trend?
Bizarre Baby Names: A Growing Trend?

Welcome to the latest extreme sport: baby naming. >>