Category: PARENTING

Determined moms

On the morning of April 29, 2012, three mothers from Westchester NY, Sarah, Carly and Caitlin, set forth to conquer their first multi-sport of their race season at the WestPoint Military academy. The three...

Is YouTube safe for kids?

Is YouTube Safe For Kids? Kids are spending more time online than ever. The Nielsen Company reports that in May 2009, children ages 2 to 11 made up 9.5 percent of the online population,...

Walking Workout: A Firmer Butt in 30 Minutes

Tone Your Rear While You Walk Surprise: Your average walk is not a workout for your derriere. “Walking on level terrain does not require you to fully contract the gluteal muscles, so it doesn’t do much...

How to Raise Happy Kids

How can you foster happiness in your child? Noted psychiatrist Edward Hallowell gives expert tips on how to ensure your child builds self-esteem and confidence.   Well-intentioned parents often try to foster happiness by...

Things Every Mom Should Know

Master these basic skills, and you’ll make your life as a parent a whole lot easier. 1. How to Find the Perfect Birthday Present for Under $10 Scout discount stores such as Costco or Price...

Things You Should Never Say to Your Kids

These everyday phrases may actually do more harm than good. You probably wouldn’t use old-school phrases like “Wait until your father gets home” or “I wish you were more like your sister” with your...

How Do You Talk to Kids About Their Eating Habits?

Possibly by avoiding one subject: weight. Weight is a touchy subject no matter how you approach it. So maybe we just shouldn’t, at least when it comes to our kids. A study in JAMA Pediatrics recently...

Tips for New Moms

Being a new mom can bring so many emotions & challenges all at once. This article highlights the top 15 tips for new moms on baby sleeping training, swaddling, teething, feeding, colic & more!...