Fab Mama | Charms, Dutch bikes, wine nights and smokin' hot candles

Perk up your wardrobe this season with one simple accessory, a scarf from good charma's Wish 4 Peace line, goodcharma.com. The scarves, designed with a Balinese influence, offer pretty, punchy prints that home in on peace, love and goodness. Read...

 

Good Sense Eating | Latest government dietary recommendations suggest new way of thinking about eating

Less sodium, more beans and no sugary drinks for kids are all changes to the latest round of dietary guidelines released by the federal government. Read...

 

Parenting Isn't for Sissies | Why your family should make a 'bucket list'

You know that nifty list of adventures you hope to experience before you kick the proverbial bucket? Your family can have a “bucket list,” too. Read...

 

Health Matters | Is it broken? How to know when a fall is something worse

There are 206 bones in the human body and chances are, your child is going to break one at some point. Here's how to know if it's broken -- and what happens next.  Read...

 

Plugged-in Parent | Use online grade reports to stay on top of your kids' progress

Online grade posting seems like a great way to monitor your kids' academic progress -- and it is, as long as you remember a few things. Most importantly, don't panic.  Read...

 

Homework has to get done, so make it fun

To many parents, homework is a necessary evil. To kids, it's just evil. Here are a few tips to avoid the "dog ate my homework" excuse.  Read...

 

Ways to limit your child's X-ray exposure

Five questions you should ask before your child goes into the X-ray room.  Read...

 

An after-school activity at the mall you can be proud of

The mall has long been a trendy after-school hangout for kids, but at Lincoln Mall, there's something, well, productive going on. Read...

 

Music can do wonders for baby

Make it a point to introduce your baby to the wonderful world of music: It’s a fun way for both of you to pep up a dreary day or tranquilize a stressful situation. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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