Toddler

Father’s Day Gifts the Whole Family Can Help Give

Posted June 10, 2013 by Nancy Flanders

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Father's Day is just around the corner. Here are 30 ideas for the perfect gift!

Keep Your Kids Away From These 6 Potentially Poisonous Items

Posted March 31, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Child proofing your home helps keep your little ones safe. Poison proofing must be part of the process.

How to Help Your Kids Grieve After Losing a Family Pet

Posted March 14, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

When your family pet dies suddenly, the "normal" ways to help everyone process may not apply. Here's how to help your kids through this difficult time.

5 Ways to Resolve Conflicts Between Your Kids

Posted February 28, 2017 by David James

Being a parent means playing referee. Here are some ways to calm those conflicts between your kids.

7 Ways to Let Your Kids Fail Sans Guilt

Posted February 15, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Parents, start letting your kids experience failure when they're young. Failures as a preschooler pale in comparison to those as a young adult. Help them be equipped to handle it.

6 Ways to Prevent Your Child From Fearing the Dentist

Posted February 14, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Dentophobia: Fear of going to the dentist. Kids aren't born with it, but many develop it over time. Help your kids relax when it's time for that dental checkup.

18 Valentine's Day Books and Movies to Enjoy With Your Kids

Posted February 10, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Take the opportunity for some quality kid time with these Valentine's Day-themed books and movies.

The Importance of Dietary Fiber and 8 Ways to Get More

Posted February 6, 2017 by Fred Lee

Fiber is an important nutrient for optimal health, and yet it is one we tend to ignore. Here are some suggestions on how to get more in every meal.

6 Ways to Make Toddler Shoe Shopping Easier

Posted January 20, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Today's toddler shoes: so many styles, so many colors, so many options! But remember that your little one's shoes should first be durable and fitted to your child's growing foot.

How to Reduce Your Child's Stress When Getting a Flu Shot

Posted December 14, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

The flu vaccine is an important tool to prevent the flu. Here are some tips to help make the flu shot appointment less stressful for you and your child.

5 Reasons to Help Your Kids Write Their Letters to Santa

Posted December 10, 2016 by David James

Writing a letter to Santa is not only a fun, memorable activity. It can also be a teaching tool, too!

10 Ways to Encourage Kids to Do Chores

Posted November 29, 2016 by Fred Lee

Chores are an important part of your children's development and can be a fun and rewarding experience for kids and parents alike.

It's National Dyslexia Awareness Month: Do You Know the Signs?

Posted October 1, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

October is National Dyslexia Awareness Month. Knowing the signs to look for can help your child receive the tools and help he needs to thrive and succeed.

7 Ways to Throw a Kid's Birthday Party on a Budget

Posted August 11, 2016 by David James

Kids' birthday parties seem to be more and more lavish. Here are some easy ways to trim your child's birthday party budget.

7 Ways to Survive a Camping Trip With Kids

Posted July 19, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Considering camping with the kids? Read these tips before you go.

12 Water Safety Tips for You and Your Little Ones

Posted June 5, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Swimming season is here! Be sure to follow these 12 tips to ensure your child's fun water adventures are safe.

6 Things Parents Can Learn from the Cincinnati Zoo Situation

Posted June 2, 2016 by David James

When a child fell into a gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo, fingers pointed in multiple directions. No matter who was to blame, there are important lessons for all parents.

4 Easy Ways to Make Learning Fun for Your Child

Posted May 27, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Kids are sponges, especially when they are babies and toddlers. Use these ideas to solidify your bond, and help your child develop a love of learning.

Are You a Harsh Parent?

Posted May 17, 2016 by David James

A new study is shining a light on harsh parenting and the ways it affects children psychologically and physically. Here's what you can do to soften your approach.

6 Amazing Books on Motherhood You Should Read Immediately

Posted May 16, 2016 by Maggie Wells

These six books offer profound, scary, and hilarious tales of the adventure called Motherhood.

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