Tips for parents on how to prevent summer slide in reading.
There are new guidelines for children from doctors who specialize in sleep disorders, detailing how much sleep children of every age should get.
Six life skills children should learn to become successful adults.
A child and adolescent psychologist shares how parents can manage and reduce their child's tantrums.
Six things parents can do with their kids to get the children interested in art.
A child and adolescent psychologist shares tips to get children to listen the first time you ask them a question.
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.
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.
Suggestions on where you can go to find great backdrops right here in Westchester to capture your children at play.
A law to prevent cyberbullying has been proposed by two Westchester County lawmakers
Arianna Huffington talks with us about The Huffington Post's new web series 'Talk to Me.'
A new study finds children trust knowledgeable characters on educational TV shows.
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!
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.
Racism is prevalent, and this mother taught her children how to be compassionate and kind, even after they were bullied for their ethnicities.
One mom's list of the top playgrounds and parks in Nassau County and Suffolk County, NY.
Eight tips to help reduce sibling rivalry conflict between your children.
New York State's new budget includes a paid family and medical leave requirement.
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.
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?
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.
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.
Nine great animals for families and tips on which one might be best for your family pet.
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.
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!