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Jeepers Peepers Game Helps Kids Develop Early Language Skills

Jeepers Peepers Game Helps Kids Develop Early Language Skills

Jeepers Peepers, The Ask and Answer Question Game, puts a fun spin on the age-old 20 Questions game and helps kids develop early language and a host of other skills.

'The Silver Mist' Sheds a New Light on Down Syndrome

'The Silver Mist' Sheds a New Light on Down Syndrome

"The Silver Mist," a fiction novel told from the perspective of a young woman with Down syndrome, is a touching and unique read that raises questions about the ways in which we view this illness.

How to Talk to an Autistic Kid

How to Talk to an Autistic Kid

An autistic teen hopes to increase acceptance and understanding of those with autism through his book, "How to Talk to an Autistic Kid," which explains autism and its symptoms in easy-to-understand terms.

Etnies Shoe Line Benefits Autism Speaks

Etnies Shoe Line Benefits Autism Speaks

Etnies, maker of action shoes and apparel, has partnered with Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, to create co-branded kids' RVM and Fader footwear that support Autism Speaks' mission.

Starabella Series Celebrates Children's Learning Differences

Starabella Series Celebrates Children's Learning Differences

The award-winning Starabella trilogy, about a little girl with learning differences who expresses herself through music, was inspired by author Sharon Fialco's own daughter, who has autism.

Lids 'N Lizards is a Fun and Educational Game for Kids

Lids 'N Lizards is a Fun and Educational Game for Kids

Lids 'N Lizards, a categorization game developed by Super Duper Publicatons, helps kids with special needs build up their articulation, categorization, and auditory and visual memory skills.

Funzee the Zebra Teaches Kids Everyday Sounds

Funzee the Zebra Teaches Kids Everyday Sounds

Funzee Everyday Sounds is an award-winning interactive software game developed by speech language pathologists that teaches kids the sounds of 60 common objects and allows parents to track their child's progress.

Wikki Stix Offers Trick-or-Treat Packs for Halloween

Wikki Stix Offers Trick-or-Treat Packs for Halloween

Instead of candy this Halloween, encourage trick-or-treaters to get creative by handing out Wikki Stix. In honor of the spooky holiday, the company is offering a Trick-or-Treat Pak that comes with a FREE Halloween Fun Kit.

New 'School of Fear' Book Debuts Just in Time for Halloween

New 'School of Fear' Book Debuts Just in Time for Halloween

"School of Fear: The Final Exam," the third and final book in the School of Fear trilogy by Gitty Daneshvari, debuts this October, making it the perfect spooky read for kids around Halloween.

Raskullz Bike Helmets Keep Kids Safe and Looking Cool

Raskullz Bike Helmets Keep Kids Safe and Looking Cool

These kids' bike helmets from Raskullz keep little noggins safe from bumps and bruises while adding a touch of awesome to your child's safety gear.

Glow-in-the-Dark Skeleton Pajamas for Kids are Frighteningly Cute

Glow-in-the-Dark Skeleton Pajamas for Kids are Frighteningly Cute

These glow-in-the-dark skeleton pajamas for kids will add just the right amount of frightening fun to your child's bedtime routine, whether on Halloween or any night of the year.

Trick-or-Treat in Style This Halloween With a Skeleton Candy Bag

Trick-or-Treat in Style This Halloween With a Skeleton Candy Bag

Your kids will be the most fashion-forward trick-or-treaters on the block this Halloween with a personalized skull candy bag from Pottery Barn Kids.

Scary Skeleton Treat Tote Bag Compliments Any Kid's Halloween Costume

Scary Skeleton Treat Tote Bag Compliments Any Kid's Halloween Costume

Arm your kids with a candy-carrying bag that will be the talk of the neighborhood. A festive accessory to any child's costume, this skeleton head treat tote provides an easy-to-carry option for trick-or-treaters of any age.

Make Your Child's Halloween Costume Say 'Boo' with a Pumpkin Treat Bag

Make Your Child's Halloween Costume Say 'Boo' with a Pumpkin Treat Bag

Have a hard time imagining how your kids will be able to tote all their Halloween goodies from house to house? Snag them the coolest jack-o-lantern trick-or-treat bag for all their candy-carrying needs.

Spooky Spider and Frightening Eye Bouncy Balls will Entertain Kids this Halloween

Spooky Spider and Frightening Eye Bouncy Balls will Entertain Kids this Halloween

Not sure what type of festive party favor to give out to the kids at your family Halloween party this year? Keep them busy by handing out these creepy (but fun) eye and spider bouncy balls.

Give Your Kids a Black Cat Trick-or-Treat Bag to Fill with Candy this Halloween

Give Your Kids a Black Cat Trick-or-Treat Bag to Fill with Candy this Halloween

Make candy collecting extra fun this Halloween by getting your child a specially embroidered and personalized black cat trick-or-treat bag.

Bat-y Trick-or-Treat Bag is Great for Every Kid's Halloween Costume

Bat-y Trick-or-Treat Bag is Great for Every Kid's Halloween Costume

Whether your kids plan on dressing up as ghosts, witches, devils, or princesses for Halloween, this spooky trick-or-treat candy bag is sure to complete any costume.

Clifford the Big Red Dog's Halloween Stories for Kids

Clifford the Big Red Dog's Halloween Stories for Kids

Get your kids into the spirit of Halloween before a night of trick-or-treating and candy consuming distracts them entirely. In these two children's books, everybody's favorite big red dog, Clifford, delights everyone in your family with "tails" of his Halloween adventures.

Plush Animal Masks Last Long Beyond Halloween

Plush Animal Masks Last Long Beyond Halloween

These colorful and cute plush animal masks for kids from Lakeshore Learning can be a great accent for handmade Halloween costumes, but they make for great fun at any time of year.

The Toy Insider Announces HOT 20 TOYS for 2011 Holiday Season

The Toy Insider Announces HOT 20 TOYS for 2011 Holiday Season

With the holiday season always seemingly just around the corner, it's never too early to start holiday shopping for your kids this year. Not sure what to get your child for Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanza? Check out the top "hot" toys for 2011 according to Toy Insider.

Kids Fall Fashion: Back to School Trends

Kids Fall Fashion: Back to School Trends

This fall, the trend to talk about in kids' fashions is layering. Check out our guide, complete with photos and buying information, and send your little ones back to school in the coolest clothes.

No-Mess Halloween Cupcake Cups

No-Mess Halloween Cupcake Cups

Forget your metal baking pans. More important--make clean-up easier! These paper baking cups from Welcome Home Brands aren't just convenient (bake treats right in them and serve directly from the oven), they're cute, too.

Flavorful Birthday Party Favors & Fun Themes

Flavorful Birthday Party Favors & Fun Themes

Check out these creative, "flavorful" birthday party favors and ideas—for kids of all ages—from Wonka chocolate bars and cake pans to yummy-looking (and eco-friendly!) gift bags.

Orange & Pumpkin Smoothies for All!

Orange & Pumpkin Smoothies for All!

The Happy Family® brand, popular for their organic squeezable baby foods, has introduced the new Happy Squeeze line of fruit smoothies, perfect for every member of the family, not just the tots.

Stuff We Like: Just For Fun

Stuff We Like: Just For Fun

Check out our most recent lineup of favorite products for kids, featuring everything from an adorable critter towel from Apple Park to the new album, 'Little Nut Tree' from kiddie musician Dan Zanes. We're also loving Pottery Barn Kids 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' bedsheets, and BellyWashers fruit juice punch.




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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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