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7 Ways to Host a Super Bowl Party With Minimal Stress

Posted January 31, 2017 by Kelli Robinson

Hosting a Super Bowl party doesn't have to be time consuming or expensive. Here are ways to help make your party a big hit!

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.

8 Simple Ways to Celebrate Veteran's Day

Posted November 9, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Veteran's Day is more than just a day off from school. It's an opportunity to honor and thank those who are serving or have served our country. Here are some ways parents and children can celebrate.

5 Ways to Help Your Child Understand the 2016 Election

Posted October 22, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

The 2016 presidential election is heating up. Your child has been experiencing the same ads and media coverage you have. How can you help them navigate it all?

31 Fun Books and Movies to Enjoy This October!

Posted October 14, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

October is here! Looking for some kid-friendly spooky themed books and movies to enjoy this month? Check out this list with 31 ideas that takes you straight through to All Hallows' Eve.

9 Ways You Can Help Your Anxious Child

Posted October 5, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

I'm not a child psychologist. But I'm a mom to an anxious child. These strategies have helped us, and they might help you, too.

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.

How to Throw the Perfect Football-Themed Baby Shower

Posted September 25, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Are you ready for some football? If your friend or family member who is expecting a baby is, why not tap into her love of the gridiron game and throw a football-themed baby shower? Check out these ideas.

How to Celebrate National Better Breakfast Month

Posted September 10, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

It's still as true as it was when we were young: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Celebrate Better Breakfast Month with the right ingredients for healthy breakfasts.

How to Deal When Your Kid Suddenly Hates School

Posted August 31, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

The first week of kindergarten is everything you dreamed it could be. And then week two brings tears and begging from your child to stay home. What happened?

9 Ways to Ensure a Smoother Back-to-School Transition

Posted August 3, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Back-to-school time is creeping in. Before your kids start sobbing over summer's end, use these tips to help the transition go smoothly.

7 Ways to Save Money on Back-to-School Shopping

Posted August 2, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Back-to-school supplies are slowly creeping into prominent store displays. Looking for ways to save money? Here are some tips for shopping smart.

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.

5 Ways for Kids to Have Fun All Summer Long

Posted May 11, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

The countdown to summer vacation has already begun. My kids are looking forward to 10 weeks of nothing. How can we find common ground?

Does My Son Love His Dad More Than Me?

Posted April 26, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Deep in my heart I know the answer to whether or not my son loves his dad more than me is no. But it doesn’t keep me from wondering.

7 Things You Should Never Say to Your Child

Posted February 18, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

There are things our parents used to say that would never fly in today's parenting world. These seven comments might actually do more harm than good.

How Kids Can Have a Fun Q&A With Their Grandparents

Posted January 25, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

A simple conversation between my daughter and I sparked an idea for a project that I hope will help my kids understand who their grandparents are!

12 Winter-Themed Children's Books For Snowy Days

Posted January 24, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Are you looking for winter-themed children's books to enjoy with your little ones? Here are 12 to check out during the remaining weeks of winter.

In Defense of Giving My 10-Year-Old an iPhone

Posted January 12, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

I went from banning cell phones in my home to willingly giving my 10-year-old daughter an iPhone. Here's why.

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