Why do we carve scary faces into pumpkins on Halloween anyway?
Expert tips on how to get your pumpkin to put its best face forward
How to help your child embrace competitive pursuits--such as ballet--by dealing with disappointments and competition in a positive way.
The stressors that our children are experiencing are exponentially greater than in any previous generation--and psychotherapy can help.
A family visit to your local amusement park or carousel offers more than just a fun time for kids: It helps child development and strengthens the parent-child bond.
Dance is a great way for children to express themselves and burn off steam. NY Kids Club offers dance classes for kids. Here are some of the benefits.
How to help ensure that kids' time in the swimming pool or water park is safe and fun.
If your child is diagnosed a vision problem and needs glasses, specialty eyeglass stores like Little Optics Inc. will help ease your child’s and your fears about the process.
With diminishing outdoor playtime, a lack of healthy meal options in the lunchroom, and a litany of high-processed food products marketed to children, it can be an uphill battle to instill in your family healthy, nutritious eating habits.
Where to find help when your child's behavioral problems need medical care.
For single-parent families, paying for private school becomes even more arduous than it is for families where the parents live together.
If you have a bright child who seems to be losing interest in school, it may not be because they do not like it, they might just be bored.
Compounding pharmacies are an overlooked option for family healthcare. Parents looking for more personal service may consider customized medications for their kids.
Developing strong reading skills early sets an important foundation for school success.
Smugglers’ Notch Vermont helps families achieve balance while on vacation, mixing opportunities for time together, plus time apart to explore individual interests.
Let NY Kids Club help you plan your child's next birthday party.
Studies have shown that children with larger vocabularies by age 2 are better prepared for kindergarten. As parents, we can help broaden our children’s vocabularies at home.
The ALF appliance is a more natural approach to correct underlying issues in your mouth and promotes healthy growth and development.
New York City's premier party planner, Marla Mase, talks about how to throw a great kid's celebration.
Pam Wolf, founder of NY Preschool shares her tips for picking the best preschool for your child.
The School at Steps offers a For Boys Only (F.B.O.) class to boys ages 4-5 to introduce dance as a movement class.
Tips courtesy of Smugglers' Notch Vermont to provide winter family vacation ideas for parents looking to getaway for the holidays.
Chess is an excellent course of study to promote essential life skills. Centers like NY Chess Kids offer after-school and other programs to teach children the game of chess.
The moms behind Mabel's Labels, a durable and adorable personalized label company, share their tips for making back-to-school lunches for kids creative and nutritious.