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How to Promote Positive Sibling Relationships

How to Promote Positive Sibling Relationships

Tips to help parents promote positive sibling relationships between an older child and an infant, as well as when the children get older.

Back to School Guide for Brooklyn, NY

Back to School Guide for Brooklyn, NY

UPDATED September: 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.

Interview With Walker Lamond, Author of 'Rules for My Newborn Daughter'

Interview With Walker Lamond, Author of 'Rules for My Newborn Daughter'

Walker Lamond’s first book, Rules for My Unborn Son was based on his blog of a similar name. He recently released a follow-up, Rules for My Newborn Daughter, in which he shares hilarious “pearls of wisdom” such as, “Don’t pawn your grandmother’s jewelry” and “Practice safe selfies.”

Learning to Let My Daughter Go

Learning to Let My Daughter Go

How this mother learned to let go of her middle school daughter, a little bit at a time.

Kindergarten: What to Expect from This Important Year

Kindergarten: What to Expect from This Important Year

At many schools, kindergarten kids will be learning reading, basic math, and much more in this exciting, important, and potentially difficult school year.

Kindergarten Dos and Don'ts: Best Tips for Parents

Kindergarten Dos and Don'ts: Best Tips for Parents

Our top tips for how parents can help their children succeed and thrive in kindergarten.

5 Ways to Protect Your Kids During the Presidential Campaign

5 Ways to Protect Your Kids During the Presidential Campaign

How to limit the negative effects of a difficult presidential campaign on your kids.

How Can Adults Help Teens Make Better Decisions?

How Can Adults Help Teens Make Better Decisions?

Experts share what adults can do to help teens make better behavior choices.

Using the Olympics to Start Conversations with Your Kids

Using the Olympics to Start Conversations with Your Kids

How watching the summer 2016 Olympics with your kids can serve as a jumping off point for meaningful conversations.

Quiz: Choose the Best After-School Activity for Your Child

Quiz: Choose the Best After-School Activity for Your Child

Take this quiz to help determine which after-school activity is best for your child.

Respecting Your Child's Fashion Choices

Respecting Your Child's Fashion Choices

One writer explains how she lets her daughters express themselves through their clothing choices.

Eight Things Straight Parents of LGBT Kids Should Know

Eight Things Straight Parents of LGBT Kids Should Know

Eight ways to help be a better parent for your LGBT child.

Advancing Your Career Through Parenthood

Advancing Your Career Through Parenthood

Allyson Downey, co-founder of weeSpring, shares her advice for advancing your career while raising children.

5 Places You Should Not Let Your Kids Play Pokémon Go in NYC

5 Places You Should Not Let Your Kids Play Pokémon Go in NYC

With recent reports claiming that people are playing Pokemon Go at sacred places like the Holocaust museum, re've rounded up 5 places you should not let your kids play the game in NYC.

New Study Says Nail Biting and Thumb Sucking May Be a Good Thing

New Study Says Nail Biting and Thumb Sucking May Be a Good Thing

New information from Pediatrics says nail biting and thumb sucking in children may prevent allergies.

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.




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