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Long-Distance Parenting: How to make it work

Long-Distance Parenting: How to make it work

For Anthony Iapoce, the job of his dreams means living apart from his wife and kids for much of the year. The couple tells us how they make it work.

Talking to Kids About Money: An Interview With Ron Lieber

Talking to Kids About Money: An Interview With Ron Lieber

Ron Lieber is the “Your Money” columnist for The New York Times and an award-winning journalist. He recently published The Opposite of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, and Smart About Money.

Meet the NY Metro Area Kids Who Competed on 'Food Network Star Kids'

Meet the NY Metro Area Kids Who Competed on 'Food Network Star Kids'

Meet the New York metro area kids who competed on the premiere season of 'Food Network Star Kids': Lexi S. from Port Chester, Salvatore S. from Staten Island, and Sammy V. from the Bronx.

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.”

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.

Tamera Mowry-Housley Talks Family Dinners

Tamera Mowry-Housley Talks Family Dinners

We chatted with Tamera Mowry-Housley about work-life balance, family dinners, and dealing with picky eaters.

Food as Medicine: Interview with Maya Shetreat-Klein, M.D.

Food as Medicine: Interview with Maya Shetreat-Klein, M.D.

Pediatric neurologist and NYC mom Maya Shetreat-Klein, M.D., wrote The Dirt Cure: Growing Healthy Kids with Food Straight from Soil to help families learn to use fresh foods and nature to heal children from the inside out.

Huffington Post's New Series Opens Parent-Child Communication

Huffington Post's New Series Opens Parent-Child Communication

Arianna Huffington talks with us about The Huffington Post's new web series 'Talk to Me.'

Katie Workman Talks Picky Eaters and Easy Recipes

Katie Workman Talks Picky Eaters and Easy Recipes

Katie Workman is the author of the cookbooks The Mom 100 and Dinner Solved!, which help parents navigate their kitchens to create great meals for the whole family.

Are Party Favors Necessary?

Are Party Favors Necessary?

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?

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.

Introducing Kids to Classical Music

Introducing Kids to Classical Music

Music teacher, Carolyn Sloan, wrote an interactive book called, Welcome to the Symphony, which uses Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5., to introduce children to the world of classical music.

Interview With Beloved Children's Musician, Raffi

Interview With Beloved Children's Musician, Raffi

Raffi has released a new album called, Owl Singalong. We talk to him about the album and his lasting impact on children over the years.

The Book Blossoms - a NYC Book Club for Kids Makes Reading Fun

The Book Blossoms - a NYC Book Club for Kids Makes Reading Fun

Sharon Marcus is a New York mom and founder of The Book Blossoms, a book club for kids where children can discover a love of reading by using their creativity.

Expert Advice for Parents on Children and Psychotherapy

Expert Advice for Parents on Children and Psychotherapy

Mental health professionals Michael O. Weiner, LCSW, and Les Paul Gallo-Silver, LCSW-R, BC-HSP, set out to demystify the therapy process for you and your child.

How To Bring Out the Genius In Your Kid

How To Bring Out the Genius In Your Kid

Every child has his or her own special strengths. Here’s how to focus on what makes your child unique.

Parenting Tips From Alfie Kohn

Parenting Tips From Alfie Kohn

Alfie Kohn, an expert on parenting and education, offers tips for parents who are looking for a different way to discipline their kids.

Elisabeth Rohm Talks About IVF and Her Struggle With Infertility

Elisabeth Rohm Talks About IVF and Her Struggle With Infertility

Elisabeth Rohm talks about her IVF journey and how important it is to plan for you future family.

Jenna Bush Hager Discusses School Bus Safety and Being a Mom in New York City

Jenna Bush Hager Discusses School Bus Safety and Being a Mom in New York City

Jenna Bush Hager takes kids' safety seriously. She has teamed up with the Propane Education & Research Council to spread the word about school bus safety.

How To Be a Successful Parent When Faced With Physical Limitations

How To Be a Successful Parent When Faced With Physical Limitations

Nicole Kear is a Park Slope mom, who at 19, got the devastating news that she was going blind.

'School of Rock': Meet the Kids in the Band

'School of Rock': Meet the Kids in the Band

Meet five kids who are schooling Broadway in rock 'n' roll in the new show School of Rock.

Meet the NY Metro Area Contenders on 'MasterChef Junior' Season 4

Meet the NY Metro Area Contenders on 'MasterChef Junior' Season 4

Meet the MasterChef Junior Season 4 contestants who hail from the NY metro area, including Adam from Brooklyn, NY; Amaya from Bergenfield, NJ; Jesse from Manhattan; and Kaitlyn from Yorktown Heights, NY.

Know Your Workplace Rights. Are You Being Treated Fairly?

Know Your Workplace Rights. Are You Being Treated Fairly?

Tom Spiggle's book, 'You’re Pregnant? You’re Fired! Protecting Mothers, Fathers, and Other Caregivers in the Workplace,' discusses discrimination at work.

Substitute Teacher Shares Experiences in NYC Public Schools

Substitute Teacher Shares Experiences in NYC Public Schools

Elizabeth Rose, a former arts teacher and current substitute teacher, shares her experiences and what it's like to be a sub teaching in New York City public schools.

Do Manners Still Matter?

Do Manners Still Matter?

Faye de Muyschondt, an etiquette expert and founder of socialskilz:-) etiquette school in Manhattan, shares some of the rude behavior she sees in kids due to the digital age and how to instill good manners in kids, plus getting kids to behave at the dinner table.




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