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Tips for Balancing Life as a Mom and a Business Owner

Tips for Balancing Life as a Mom and a Business Owner

Expert advice on how to juggle motherhood and owning a business.

How Can Parents Prevent the Summer Slide In Reading?

How Can Parents Prevent the Summer Slide In Reading?

Tips for parents on how to prevent summer slide in reading.

New Sleep Guidelines for Children Announced

New Sleep Guidelines for Children Announced

There are new guidelines for children from doctors who specialize in sleep disorders, detailing how much sleep children of every age should get.

Life Skills Children Should Learn

Life Skills Children Should Learn

Six life skills children should learn to become successful adults.

How Can I Manage My Child's Tantrums?

How Can I Manage My Child's Tantrums?

A child and adolescent psychologist shares how parents can manage and reduce their child's tantrums.

How Can I Get My Kids Interested in Art?

How Can I Get My Kids Interested in Art?

Six things parents can do with their kids to get the children interested in art.

How Can I Get My Child to Listen?

How Can I Get My Child to Listen?

A child and adolescent psychologist shares tips to get children to listen the first time you ask them a question.

How To Choose a Babysitter for Your Child with Special Needs

How To Choose a Babysitter for Your Child with Special Needs

Choosing a babysitter for a child with special needs poses challenges to parents. Here are tips for how to find a sitter for your child with special needs.

The Top Baby Names in New York

The Top Baby Names in New York

In New York, the top baby names of 2015 were Olivia for a girl and Liam for a boy, slightly different than the nationwide most popular names.

Gorgeous Photos of Westchester Kids at Play

Gorgeous Photos of Westchester Kids at Play

Suggestions on where you can go to find great backdrops right here in Westchester to capture your children at play.

Westchester Lawmakers Propose Law to Prevent Cyberbullying

Westchester Lawmakers Propose Law to Prevent Cyberbullying

A law to prevent cyberbullying has been proposed by two Westchester County lawmakers

Huffington Post's New Series Opens Parent-Child Communication

Huffington Post's New Series Opens Parent-Child Communication

Arianna Huffington talks with us about The Huffington Post's new web series 'Talk to Me.'

Children Trust Knowledgeable Characters on Educational Shows

Children Trust Knowledgeable Characters on Educational Shows

A new study finds children trust knowledgeable characters on educational TV shows.

The 2016 Kids' Cover Contest Is Now Open!

The 2016 Kids' Cover Contest Is Now Open!

Enter your child in the 2016 NYMetroParents Kids' Cover Contest for the chance to see your cutie on a cover of an upcoming magazine and win awesome prizes!

Music May Help Babies Develop Better Speech Skills

Music May Help Babies Develop Better Speech Skills

In a study published by the journal PNAS, researchers found that 9-month-old babies that listened to waltz music were able to recognize sound patterns better than those that did not.

What to Do When Your Children Come Face-to-Face with Racism

What to Do When Your Children Come Face-to-Face with Racism

Racism is prevalent, and this mother taught her children how to be compassionate and kind, even after they were bullied for their ethnicities.

10 Best Long Island Playgrounds & Parks

10 Best Long Island Playgrounds & Parks

One mom's list of the top playgrounds and parks in Nassau County and Suffolk County, NY.

Tips to Reduce Sibling Conflict

Tips to Reduce Sibling Conflict

Eight tips to help reduce sibling rivalry conflict between your children.

New York to Require Paid Maternity & Paternity Leave

New York to Require Paid Maternity & Paternity Leave

New York State's new budget includes a paid family and medical leave requirement.

Tips to Broaden Your Child’s Vocabulary

Tips to Broaden Your Child’s Vocabulary

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.

Are Party Favors Necessary?

Are Party Favors Necessary?

You’ve planned and paid for a birthday party that reflects your child’s passions and interests, chosen a cake the flavor she loves, and generally made sure everyone would have a fun afternoon. Do all the guests also need to go home with a goody bag or other party favor?

Raising a Gracious Host

Raising a Gracious Host

At their own birthday parties, kids may find it difficult to focus on whether their friends are having fun. Preparing your child to be a good host can help everyone enjoy the day.

Top Family Activities for April in the NYC Region

Top Family Activities for April in the NYC Region

It’s the first full month of spring, and hopefully we’ll get plenty of opportunities to get outside and enjoy the season. Here are our favorite things to do with kids in April.

What Pet Should Your Family Get

What Pet Should Your Family Get

Nine great animals for families and tips on which one might be best for your family pet.

QUIZ: Which NYC TV Show Are You?

QUIZ: Which NYC TV Show Are You?

New York is an iconic city and that is partly due to how it is depicted on screen. Find out what NYC TV show you are by taking this quiz.




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