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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.

QUIZ: Which NYC Museum Are You?

QUIZ: Which NYC Museum Are You?

With so many museums scattered throughout all five boroughs of New York City, how can you choose the best one to visit? Take our quiz and find your museum match!

5 Ways to Help Your Child Thrive

5 Ways to Help Your Child Thrive

A certified life coach shares five tips to support your kids and help them thrive.

What Should I Do When My Child Refuses to Go to School?

What Should I Do When My Child Refuses to Go to School?

If your child refuses to go to school, it may be because she dealing with a traumatic experience at school or home. Here's how to get to the bottom of her refusal and help her like school.

New App Keeps Parents and Teachers In Touch

New App Keeps Parents and Teachers In Touch

A new app is making it easier than ever for parents and teachers to communicate about students.

10 Best Family Activities for March

10 Best Family Activities for March

This March, look forward to St. Patrick’s Day revelry, an early Easter, and educational, fun activities for Women’s History Month. Go maple sugaring or plan any number of other exciting day trips!

Signs of Autism: Is My Child Showing Symptoms?

Signs of Autism: Is My Child Showing Symptoms?

The signs and symptoms of autism start at a young age and include a lack of communication skills, problems with social interaction, a need for repetition, and sensory issues.

Bronx Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Bronx Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Why do you love being a parent in the Bronx? See how our readers answered that question!

Manhattan Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Manhattan Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Why do you love being a parent in Manhattan? See how our readers answered that question!

Nassau County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Nassau County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Why do you love being a parent in Nassau County? See how our readers answered that question!

Suffolk County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Suffolk County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Why do you love being a parent in Suffol County? See how our readers answered that question!

YouTube: What Kids Are REALLY Watching

YouTube: What Kids Are REALLY Watching

Parents may worry about YouTube's age-inappropriate content, but mostly what kids love to watch is fine (if a little weird).

Fairfield County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Fairfield County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Why do you love being a parent in Fairfield County? See how our readers answered that question!

Queens Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Queens Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Why do you love being a parent in Queens? See how our readers answered that question!

Brooklyn Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Brooklyn Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Why do you love being a parent in Brooklyn? See how our readers answered that question!

QUIZ: Are You City or Suburb?

QUIZ: Are You City or Suburb?

Where you live can be just an address, or it can represent a whole state of mind. So where's your head at, mama? Take our quiz now to see if it's rocking in the city or relaxing in the suburbs.

My Child Is Being Bullied. What Can I Do?

My Child Is Being Bullied. What Can I Do?

Here is some advice for parents, from family therapist, Gary Kogan, on what to do if your child is being bullied.

Rockland County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Rockland County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Why do you love being a parent in Rockland County? See how our readers answered that question!

Westchester County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Westchester County Parenting: Why We LOVE It Here

Why do you love being a parent in Westchester County? See how our readers answered that question!

QUIZ: What NYC Neighborhood Are You?

QUIZ: What NYC Neighborhood Are You?

Are you a Brooklyn mama who loves to keep it local or an Upper East Side mom who prefers things luxe? Or perhaps an Astoria mom who revels in all the city has to offer? Take this quiz to find out where you fit into NYC neighborhoods!

Back to School Guide for Brooklyn, NY

Back to School Guide for Brooklyn, NY

UPDATED February: 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.

Barbie Gets a Makeover: Mattel Adds Three New Body Types

Barbie Gets a Makeover: Mattel Adds Three New Body Types

Barbie is receiving a makeover for the first time in 57 years. Toymaker Mattel will make the iconic toy in three new body types: tall, curvy, and petite.




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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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