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.
UPDATED May: 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.
The Netflix series "13 Reasons Why" is causing some local schools to take action to protect students and inform parents.
Anyone celebrating Mother's Day this May will appreciate Alison Wong's illustration on 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.
How I juggled motherhood with a dream role in a special musical.
What are the hottest baby names of 2017, those that our friends at Nameberry see getting cooler, trendier, and a lot more visible in the year ahead?
MommyCon, the nation's largest natural parenting convention, will debut in New York City on March 25.
Laurie Hollman Ph. D. is a psychoanalyst who recently wrote the book Unlocking Parental Intelligence.
How to talk to children, tweens, and teens about consent and establishing their own boundaries
How to get your children ready for the real world—while they're still young