Lions and Tigers and Teens: A teen leaving for college for the first time can be very emotional for everyone in the family. Here’s how to prepare your teen — and yourself — for the next stage of your relationship. Comment.
Featured Event: Your family will want to see what all the fuss is about! Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke have been enjoying lots of air time on Sirius Satellite Radio’s Kids Place Live show and won a Parents’ Choice Gold Award for ”Rise and Shine,” their book-CD set. Comment.
Growing Up Online: Your unused electronics don’t belong in the back of your closet. You can make a surprising amount of cash by selling them online. It’s good for your wallet — and the planet. Comments (1).
Ask an Attorney: If you are remarried and both you and your new spouse have children from other marriages, how can you make sure your children will be provided for if something happens to you? Comments (1).
Divorce & Separation: To make the divorce easier on children, some couples choose to nest, or take turns living in the house with the kids during or after the divorce. Is it right for your family? Comments (5).
For families, a positive culture is the glue that keeps everyone close and is the motivator for kids to want to spend time at home and invite friends over. Here’s how to improve your family culture. Comment.
According to researchers, parenting style does matter, and an authoritative parenting style can help children to rise above difficult circumstances while moving forward with optimism and confidence. Comment.
Good Sense Eating: Picky eating is commonplace among young children. But if your child is not eating entire food groups, it can impede healthy growth and development — or be a sign of a developmental delay. Comment.
August always seems to come so quickly and once that happens we all know there are only a few weeks left of the long days, and that soon vacations will be over and the kids will be back in school. Comment.
New & Noteworthy: Amy Atlas is the “Sweet Stylist” to the stars, but in her new book “Sweet Designs” she gives away all of her secrets on how to bake, craft and style your next party’s dessert table to perfection. Comment.