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How to Guide: Save Your Child's Tooth in a Dental Emergency

How to Guide: Save Your Child's Tooth in a Dental Emergency

Fifty percent of children get a dental injury at some point. Here, our dental experts lay out a recipe for handling a variety of tooth-related emergencies.

Where Charity Begins: How to Raise a Generous Child

Where Charity Begins: How to Raise a Generous Child

Now is the perfect time to teach your child the importance of being charitable — both at home and in the greater community within which he lives. Read on for tips from Dr. Susan Bartell, a nationally recognized child psychologist.

Unplugged: How to Get Your Family Offline and Back to the Dinner Table

Unplugged: How to Get Your Family Offline and Back to the Dinner Table

Technology is great, but it's changed the way families communicate and spend time together. Read on to find out how some families found a way to shut down — and how yours can to!

How to Raise Self-Confident Kids: Advice from the Experts in Queens

How to Raise Self-Confident Kids: Advice from the Experts in Queens

We asked child experts in Queens for their best advice on how to instill and cultivate self confidence in children.

How to Raise Self-Confident Kids: Advice from the Experts in Manhattan

How to Raise Self-Confident Kids: Advice from the Experts in Manhattan

We asked child experts in Manhattan for their best advice on how to instill and cultivate self confidence in children.

Parents of Children with Special Needs: How to Tame the 'Worry Reflex'

Parents of Children with Special Needs: How to Tame the 'Worry Reflex'

A mom to an autistic 7-year-old reflects on her child's day in the spotlight, and the accompanying anxiety that can sometimes seem ever-present. Together with experts in the field, she offers advice to parents on how to tame their own 'worry reflex.'

Wish You Were Here!: How to Keep Kids Close to Distant Relatives

Wish You Were Here!: How to Keep Kids Close to Distant Relatives

When your relatives don't live right around the corner, heed our tips to help your kids stay close to them in other ways.

8 Tips from Weight Watchers on How to Raise Healthy, Happy Kids

8 Tips from Weight Watchers on How to Raise Healthy, Happy Kids

Let the folks from Weight Watchers inspire your family to eat more healthfully and get active — check out this excerpt from Weight Watchers' new book "Eat! Move! Play! A Parent's Guide for Raising Healthy, Happy Kids."

The Happy Stepmother: How to Keep Your Family Harmonious, Even During the Holidays

The Happy Stepmother: How to Keep Your Family Harmonious, Even During the Holidays

Rachelle Katz, a family therapist and stepmother herself, offers advice for stepmoms on how to set boundaries and keep your blended family harmonious, even during holidays.

It's (Just?) a Game: How to Put the Fun Back into Youth Sports

It's (Just?) a Game: How to Put the Fun Back into Youth Sports

Ah, the pressures — of training, of always trying to win. Don't let them get in the way of what youth sports are really all about. Consult our advice from experts in the field on how parents can be supportive without going overboard.

10 Tips for Your Child's First Day of Kindergarten

10 Tips for Your Child's First Day of Kindergarten

A child development expert shares a few simple do's and don'ts that will help make your child's first day of kindergarten a success.

8 Reasons Why You Should Take That Lunch Hour (and Tips for How to Make It Count)

8 Reasons Why You Should Take That Lunch Hour (and Tips for How to Make It Count)

Lunch is important — it's a perfect chance to pencil in some much needed "me time" or do something healthy for yourself. Quit trying to power through the day. Instead, indulge in a mini-break daily. We've got eight reasons to love your lunch, plus tips on how to make the most out of your midday break.

Easy Meals for Busy Moms: How to Fit Healthy Eating into Your Family's Hectic Schedule

Easy Meals for Busy Moms: How to Fit Healthy Eating into Your Family's Hectic Schedule

Registered dietician Lorraine Danowski offers advice on how to prepare healthy meals and snacks for your family - fast! Danowski offers tasty but mindful options for those looking to lose weight, maintain weight, or just get healthier.

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts

Even when you've planned and prepared till the cows come home, hosting your child's birthday party can have its moments of stress - especially when a guest becomes unruly or disruptive, threatening the fun for everyone. We've compiled advice from party experts in the New York metro area on the best way to deal with a rude party guest, so you'll be prepared to save the day when the time comes.

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Nassau County, Long Island

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Nassau County, Long Island

Even when you've planned and prepared till the cows come home, hosting your child's birthday party can have its moments of stress - especially when a guest becomes unruly or disruptive, threatening the fun for everyone. We've compiled advice from party experts in the Nassau County, Long Island, area on the best way to deal with a rude party guest, so you'll be prepared to save the day when the time comes.

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Suffolk County, Long Island

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Suffolk County, Long Island

Even when you've planned and prepared till the cows come home, hosting your child's birthday party can have its moments of stress - especially when a guest becomes unruly or disruptive, threatening the fun for everyone. We've compiled advice from party experts in the Suffolk County, Long Island, area on the best way to deal with a rude party guest, so you'll be prepared to save the day when the time comes.

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Manhattan

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Manhattan

Even when you've planned and prepared till the cows come home, hosting your child's birthday party can have its moments of stress - especially when a guest becomes unruly or disruptive, threatening the fun for everyone. We've compiled advice from party experts in the Manhattan area on the best way to deal with a rude party guest, so you'll be prepared to save the day when the time comes.

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Fairfield County, CT

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Fairfield County, CT

Even when you've planned and prepared till the cows come home, hosting your child's birthday party can have its moments of stress - especially when a guest becomes unruly or disruptive, threatening the fun for everyone. We've compiled advice from party experts in the Fairfield County, CT, area on the best way to deal with a rude party guest, so you'll be prepared to save the day when the time comes.

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Queens

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Queens

Even when you've planned and prepared till the cows come home, hosting your child's birthday party can have its moments of stress - especially when a guest becomes unruly or disruptive, threatening the fun for everyone. We've compiled advice from party experts in the Queens area on the best way to deal with a rude party guest, so you'll be prepared to save the day when the time comes.

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Westchester County, NY

How to Deal with an Unruly or Rude Guest at Your Child's Birthday Party: Advice from the Experts in Westchester County, NY

Even when you've planned and prepared till the cows come home, hosting your child's birthday party can have its moments of stress - especially when a guest becomes unruly or disruptive, threatening the fun for everyone. We've compiled advice from experts in the Westchester County, NY, area on the best way to deal with a rude party guest, so you'll be prepared to save the day when the time comes.

How to Throw an Allergy-Friendly Children's Birthday Party

How to Throw an Allergy-Friendly Children's Birthday Party

Even if your child doesn't have allergies, chances are at least one of his friends suffers. Lori Sandler, founder of the allergen-free Divvies Bakery and author of "The Divvies Bakery Cookbook," offers parents tips on how to throw an inclusive, safe, and fun birthday party for all guests.

8 Must-Have Birthday Party Shots and How to Get Them

8 Must-Have Birthday Party Shots and How to Get Them

Arm yourself with our handy list of must-have birthday party pictures, complete with tips on how to get the best shots of the day (courtesy of Momtographer Krista Njapa).

Momtography 101: How to Get the Best Pictures of Your Kids

Momtography 101: How to Get the Best Pictures of Your Kids

Momtographers Krista Njapa and Adrienne Gray offer their top tips on how to capture the best photos of your little ones.

How to Choose the Best Breed of Cat or Dog for Your Family

How to Choose the Best Breed of Cat or Dog for Your Family

Considering a new pet? Experts from the American Kennel Club offer advice on how to choose the best breed of cat or dog to fit your family's lifestyle.

What to Know Before You Adopt a Pet: Options for Adopting Cats and Dogs

What to Know Before You Adopt a Pet: Options for Adopting Cats and Dogs

Are you looking to adopt a dog or cat into the family? Find out what your options are and get advice from experts at the American Kennel Club about what to consider when adopting.




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NYMetroParents is the parenting division of Davler Media Group and encompasses 9 regional print magazines within the greater NY metro region as well as the website (nymetroparents.com). Following the success of the first NYC parenting resource book, "Big Apple Baby," BIG APPLE PARENT was launched in 1985; it is now the largest publisher of regional parenting content in the United States.

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