Parenting Tips

How to Tell if Your Child Has Allergies
How to Tell if Your Child Has Allergies

How to tell if your child's symptoms are allergies or a cold. >>

America's 10 Best Children's Museums
America’s 10 Best Children’s Museums

Stuck inside on a rainy day? Take the kids to your closest children’s museum, where they can… >>

Child Health Myths Every Parent Should Know
Child Health Myths Every Parent Should Know

When your baby's sick, make sure you know what will help—and what won’t. And by all means… >>

How to Handle a Picky Eater
How to Handle a Picky Eater

At your wits' end trying to feed your picky eater? You need these tips from the Meal Makeover Moms. >>

4 Chores You Should Avoid When You're Pregnant
4 Chores You Should Avoid When You’re Pregnant

Pregnancy is a great time to enlist help from friends, family and anyone willing to lend you their… >>

New Car Seat Guidelines: Kids Should Face Backwards Until Age 2
New Car Seat Guidelines: Kids Should Face Backwards Until Age 2

Arevised policy statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics says children should remain in… >>

Fun and Educational Activities for Toddlers
Fun and Educational Activities for Toddlers

Ten easy and inexpensive activities to keep your toddler engaged, and you sane. >>

Does Your Child Really Need Hearing Aids?
Does Your Child Really Need Hearing Aids?

Most kids prescribed hearing aids do in fact need them, but if you suspect auditory neuropathy… >>

How to Protect Your Child from Skin Cancer
How to Protect Your Child from Skin Cancer

The American Academy of Pediatrics urges parents to limit their children's sun exposure. >>

Fantastic Finger Foods for Babies
Fantastic Finger Foods for Babies

Here are a few nutritious foods to help your little person on the road to culinary independence. >>

More Things Your Nanny Won't Tell You
More Things Your Nanny Won’t Tell You

More tips from the people who are taking care of your children. >>

Make Your Own Gumdrops
Make Your Own Gumdrops

These chewy candies can be tailored to the occasion >>

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. >>

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. >>

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. >>