The FBI recently issued a public service announcement for parents about the dangers of smart toys. We consulted with an expert for tips on how to keep your family safe.
Kids love to create, and create, and create some more. Here’s how to display and organize all that artwork—and when it’s okay to make it disappear.
UPDATED July: Prepare for back to school time in Brooklyn, New York, with a wide range of after-school programs for kids, Brooklyn sports teams and programs for kids, after-school tutors in Brooklyn, music classes, dance and gymnastics classes in Brooklyn, from Carroll Gardens, to Williamsburg, Brooklyn Heights to Park Slope.
What parents need to know to raise a transgender child with a healthy self-image, self-esteem, and general well-being.
Find books for readers of all ages that portray aspects of the LGBTQ experience, including books with gay, lesbian, or transgender characters.
Diaper Dude's Chris Pegula talks dads' roles in parenthood.
Tips from an early childhood educator to get young kids to pick up their toys
Ethics for Children is a program taught at the New York City Society for Ethical Culture that emphasizes social awareness and helps kids develop better relationships with their peers and the world.
Comparing 2016 baby name data with 2006's numbers, the editor of Nameberry figures out which baby names will stand the test of time and which won't outlast the decade.
With changing laws and attitudes about recreational marijuana, it’s more important than ever for parents to talk to their kids about drug use.
Babies younger than 1 should not be given fruit juice at all, while older kids should drink it only in moderation and focus instead on eating whole fruit, according to new recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Mommybites shares tips to successfully bring a nanny into the family.
The Netflix series "13 Reasons Why" is causing some local schools to take action to protect students and inform parents.
Alison Wong is the writer and illustrator of "New Mom Comics: The First Year," which offers a humorous and relatable take on the wild journey of parenting. Any parent will appreciate Wong's illustrations on what makes dads so great and the superpowers moms possess.
Sam Weinman is the digital editor at Golf Digest and has been a sports journalist for 20 years. His new book 'Win at Losing,' which was inspired by his kids, shows the benefits of losing and what we can learn from it.
Why I am thankful for all the parenting advice I got along the way—from friends, family, and strangers alike.
There are more mixed-race families than ever, but parents still face challenges raising kids in two cultures.
Tips for staying on the path to good parenting right from the start
Clarkstown Reformed Church in West Nyack now offers a Mothers of Preschoolers group, which provides support for moms of newborn to 5-year-old children.
How a mother stood by her daughter’s decision to stop doing homework.
A survey by KRC Research shows how many parents give their children an allowance, and the percentage who pay up for good grades.
NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray aims to reach high-need populations with free baby showers for new and expecting parents and caregivers as part of the NYC Baby Showers series.
Striking the right balance between permissiveness and restrictions on social media usage
We hesitated before taking our kids to a political rally—but it ended up being a great lesson in civic engagement and standing up for our beliefs.
How children as young as 3 can learn skills now that will help them once they enter the workforce.