New Paparazzi Law is a Chance for All Parents to Rethink the Laws Surrounding Children

Posted October 21, 2013 by Nancy Flanders

The new paparazzi law to protect celebrity children is an important and necessary one. Let it serve as a reminder that there is much work to be done to protect all children, not just the famous ones.

17 Frightfully Simple Halloween Decorations

Posted October 18, 2013 by Christa Melnyk Hines

According to a survey conducted by the National Retail Federation, Americans will spend $8 billion on Halloween decor this year. Enjoy this round-up of spooktacular family-friendly projects instead.

Talking Traditions: Join Our Tweetchat Today, 10/10 at 2:00 EST for a Chance to Win!

Posted October 10, 2013 by Rhonda Franz

Talk family traditions with us today at our weekly chat. Halloween, Thanksgiving, and family birthdays — we'd love to hear about your customs, and give you a chance to win!

Let's Play Ball: Join Our Tweetchat Today, 08/29 at 2:00 EST for a Chance to Win!

Posted August 27, 2013 by Rhonda Franz

We're discussing children and sports today over on Twitter. Join our chat to give us your two cents' worth on kids, competition, and coaches. You could be our weekly winner!

7 Things College Students Should Do Now to Make Time for Class

Posted August 25, 2013 by Maggie Wells

Hey college kids! Everything is new and interesting but you have to hunker down and focus on the semester. Here are some things you can do!

10 Steps to Creating a Positive Work/Life Balance

Posted August 14, 2013 by David James

Creating a balance between work and home life is one of the toughest things parents will do. Here are some tips to help.

5 Ways to Make Watermelon Exciting Again

Posted August 11, 2013 by Maggie Wells

Still wading through what to do with all that watermelon the kids begged you to buy? Consider these simple, picnic-perfect recipes.

31 Ways Your Family Can Use Coconut Oil

Posted August 1, 2013 by Alyssa Chirco

You've heard about all the amazing benefits of coconut oil — now learn how you can use this incredible substance in your family's daily life.

Summer Wrap Up: Join Our Tweetchat Today, 08/01 at 2:00 EST for a Chance to Win!

Posted July 31, 2013 by Rhonda Franz

Join us today for an (almost) end of summer chat on Twitter. You could be our weekly winner of an Amazon gift card!

6 Tips to Get the Best Deals During School Sales Tax Holidays

Posted July 28, 2013 by David James

School Sales Tax Holidays are on the way. Read these tips to maximize your savings and minimize your headache.

Keep Your Cool! 5 No Bake Meals That Beat the Heat

Posted July 21, 2013 by Katrina Simeck

Trying to stay cool in the kitchen? You can still serve nutritious meals with little (or no!) need to turn the stove on.

The Great Outdoors: Join Our Tweetchat Today, 07/11 at 2:00 EST for a Chance to Win!

Posted July 9, 2013 by Rhonda Franz

Join us for today's #pschat on Twitter to talk about your family's favorite outdoor activities. You could be our weekly winner of an Amazon gift certificate.

College Prep Talk: Join Our Tweetchat Today, 06/06 at 2:00 EST for a Chance to Win!

Posted June 6, 2013 by Rhonda Franz

Join our community for a chat on college prep today — even if college seems light years away, or is in just a few months for your student. We want to hear your thoughts on preparing for college: financially, academically, and emotionally.

College, Here We Come: Helping Your Freshman Get Organized

Posted June 5, 2013 by Christa Melnyk Hines

Use the summer months to help your college-bound freshman start the school year off right by providing ideas and resources to help her manage and organize her space and time.

13 Things College-Bound Students Should Consider Before the First Day of Class

Posted May 29, 2013 by Maggie Wells

In the past week, we polled students at Feather River College in Northern California after their first year of school. This is some of the advice they wished someone would have given them about starting college last year.

Your Child's World View: Join Our Tweetchat Today, 05/16 at 2:00 EST for a Chance to Win!

Posted May 16, 2013 by Rhonda Franz

Join our Twitter chat today about making sure your child has awareness of people in other cultures, children with special needs, and families in various circumstances. You could be this week's winner!

What Your Community College Student Needs to Know About the New Financial Aid Policies

Posted May 13, 2013 by Maggie Wells

The states and fed are tightening the financial aid belt for today's community college financial aid recipient, but not all college students or parents are aware of what problems they might be in for.

Are We Raising Justin Biebers?

Posted April 27, 2013 by Maggie Wells

While Justin Beiber embarrassed himself at the Anne Frank House, he gave parents everywhere a teachable moment.

Join Our Tweetchat Today, 04/25 at 2:00 EST for a Chance to Win!

Posted April 25, 2013 by Rhonda Franz

Today we're talking about societal pressures on children. Do you think such pressures exist, and are they different for boys and girls? Join us today for our weekly Twitter chat.

Staying Positive for Our Children in the Aftermath of Terrorism

Posted April 22, 2013 by Nancy Flanders

The bombings at the Boston Marathon shocked us all. But any children who witnessed the tragedy are likely feeling a range of emotions. How we react is vital.