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What to Do About Kids Who Sleepwalk
Sleepwalking kids are unsettling, but shouldn't be alarming to parents. Here's what to do.
Cooking With Preschoolers - The Cutest Way Of Teaching Kids To Cook
Cooking with preschoolers can be so much fun and a wonderful way to spend time together. Now there is a cute new way of teaching kids to cook. This post is sponsored, so extra thanks for reading and sharing.
Elementary Education Has Gone Terribly Wrong
In the early grades, U.S. schools value reading-comprehension skills over knowledge. The results are devastating, especially for poor kids.
Calling new moms: A guided meditation to relax | Well+Good
Spoiler alert: Being a new parent is *hard*. Expectful is a guided meditation app designed to help moms and mamas-to-be relax. Get started with this 10-minute exercise.
This is how American mothers juggle work and parenthood
Harvard University researchers investigates the data on motherhood and employment in America.
A Harvard Psychologist Says Kids Who Grow Up Kind Have Parents Who Do These 5 Things
Kindness leads to success--in business, life, as a human being.
Kids surrounded by greenery may grow up to be happier adults
A new study finds that children under 10 who had greater access to green space had 55% less risk of mental health disorders in adulthood.
Why I’m So Sad To Be Done Having Babies
What do I do now that I'm done having babies?
10 really fun things to do in Miami with kids
There's more to Miami than the beach! Check out this local family guide to the best of Miami from gators and bathing pools to museums, family programmes and more!
Why I Fiercely Protect My Daughter's Free Play Time
As kids’ schedules get packed and their opportunities for “free play” diminish, Susan is determined to keep her daughter’s playful spirit thriving as long as she can… My oldest daughter, Julia, is turning ten years old in few a weeks. I can’t deny that I’m grieving the loss of her single digit birthdays, but what... Read More
Are teenagers more challenging than toddlers?
Having put the toddler years behind us, I now feel that as the owner of two teenagers, the toddler years were a doddle in comparison
Forget Screen Time Rules — Lean In To Parenting Your Wired Child, Author Says
In his new book, The New Childhood, Jordan Shapiro argues that we're not spending enough screen time with our kids.
No, American Cities Aren't Actually Becoming 'Childless'
Outside of a few neighborhoods in a few cities, urban childlessness is more of a myth than a reality.
Owl Heart Shape Paper Craft - DIY Valentine's Day Cards
"I think you're a real hoot!" DIY Valentine's Day cards for kids. This Owl Heart Shape Paper Craft is so cute and fun for kids to make.
Why you should never read a parenting book
They'll probably do you more harm than good
21 Completely Subjective Rules for Raising Teenage Boys
"Pretend you’re just tying your shoe so they won’t notice you leaning in to sniff the still-intoxicating smell of their scalp."
Candy Pilgrim Hats: A Fun Thanksgiving Recipe
A very simple and fun recipe for the kids to make: candy Pilgrim hats. A post from Seattle area family lifestyle blog Long Wait For Isabella.
Should Toddlers Be Banned from Business Class?
Can money buy you peace and quiet? Our editors debate the pros and cons of kiddos in the front of the plane.
Easy Ways to Teach Your Kids to Be Thankful
Practice gratitude and teach your kids to be thankful! A post from Seattle area family lifestyle blog Long Wait For Isbaella.
The Best Family Beach Hotels - Family Travel Magazine
An overview of the best family beach hotels that we have visited, including hotels in the Caribbean, California, and Europe.