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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!

How to Help Your Child Prepare for Test Time

Posted May 5, 2017 by David James

This is the time of year when many kids are preparing for high-stakes testing. That also brings anxiety. Here's how you can help your kids cope.

6 Ways to Make Volunteering a Family Affair

Posted May 3, 2017 by David James

Our world feels pretty divided right now. That's why volunteering is an important family activity. Here's how to make it happen.

How to Make a Successful Reward Chart for Your Child

Posted May 2, 2017 by David James

Reward charts are a popular way to help kids learn to do chores or tasks around the house. Here are some ways to make those reward charts successful.

5 Things to Consider Before Giving Your Child an Allowance

Posted May 1, 2017 by David James

Should you give your child an allowance? Here are some things to consider, and how to implement it.

5 Money-Saving Tips on Everyday Expenses

Posted April 28, 2017 by David James

There are always ways to save money, if you look hard enough. Here are some tips to get the most out of your money.

7 Easy Ways Dads Can Make Friends With Other Dads

Posted April 27, 2017 by David James

Sometimes dads have a hard time making new friends once the kids come along. Here are some ways to make that happen.

8 Financial Questions Soon-to-Be Parents Must Ask

Posted April 25, 2017 by David James

Having a child is a life-changing moment. That's why all soon-to-be parents need to discuss their finances before baby's arrival.

5 Ways to Take the Stress Out of Birthday Party Planning

Posted April 24, 2017 by David James

Planning your child's birthday party can be fun and enormously stressful. Here are some ways to reduce that stress.

9 Ways to Avoid Becoming "That Parent" at Your Kid's Sports Game

Posted April 21, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

The parent misbehaving on the youth sports' sidelines. Have you met that parent? Here are some ways to avoid becoming that parent.

8 Tips for Teaching Your Child How to Ride a Bike

Posted April 20, 2017 by David James

Removing your child's training wheels is a major step. These helpful tips might ease the transition.

9 Dinnertime Lessons to Teach Your Kids

Posted April 17, 2017 by David James

Meal time with kids can be chaotic. Here are some ways to teach them how to behave at the table.

6 Tasty Easter Dinner Side Dishes

Posted April 15, 2017 by Fred Lee

Easter ham is a wonderful holiday tradition, and these tasty side dishes will make it even more memorable and nutritious.

How to Teach Your Kids to Accept Losing

Posted April 11, 2017 by David James

Losing is part of life. Here's how to help your kids handle it.

6 Easter Basket Gift Ideas for Your Little Princess

Posted April 10, 2017 by Nancy Flanders

Looking for sugar-free items to fill your little princess's Easter basket? We've got great ideas to help you celebrate spring!

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 Concerned Should Parents Be About Child Sex Traffickers?

Posted March 29, 2017 by Nancy Flanders

Child sex trafficking has been featured on the news and social media in abundance. Should you be concerned for your children?

6 Easy Ways to Deal With a Bedwetter

Posted March 15, 2017 by David James

With two young kids, we deal with bedwetting all the time. It takes patience, discipline, and these strategies to handle it.

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.

7 Things You Need to Know About Opening a College Savings Plan

Posted March 13, 2017 by David James

It's the perfect time for parents to create a 529 college savings plan. Here's why.

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