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New Online Store Allows Women to Rent Designer Maternity Clothes

New Online Store Allows Women to Rent Designer Maternity Clothes

Mine for Nine is an online boutique that allows women to borrow designer maternity clothes at 75 percent off retail price.

Organize Your Children's Health Records Online with MotherKnows

Organize Your Children's Health Records Online with MotherKnows

MotherKnows is a secure website and mobile app that provides parents access to their child's health records anywhere, anytime.

New Car Seat Guidelines Require Kids Under Age 2 Remain in Rear-Facing Seats

New Car Seat Guidelines Require Kids Under Age 2 Remain in Rear-Facing Seats

According to a new study, parents are turning car seats to face forward too early. Although the American Academy of Pediatrics now says child passengers should stay in rear-facing seats until age 2, many parents put their kids in forward-facing seats much earlier. Read on for tips on car seat safety for babies and toddlers.

Have a Green Halloween: Recycle Your Kid's Costume by Participating in National Costume Swap Day

Have a Green Halloween: Recycle Your Kid's Costume by Participating in National Costume Swap Day

With Halloween just around the corner, you might be stressing about getting your kids a new costume at an affordable price. Why not save some money, help the environment, and get rid of old costumes of Halloweens past by participating in National Costume Swap Day on October 8. Read on for details.

J.K. Rowling Gives Us More Harry Potter with New Site: Pottermore

J.K. Rowling Gives Us More Harry Potter with New Site: Pottermore

October marks the launch of Pottermore, a website created by J.K. Rowling to allow us muggles to enter the magical world of Harry Potter.

Smart Shoppers Can Support Underserved NYC Teens with the Opportunity Card

Smart Shoppers Can Support Underserved NYC Teens with the Opportunity Card

Those who purchase an Opportunity Card to benefit the NYC nonprofit Futures and Options can save 20 percent on their fall shopping while helping underserved youth.

Emergency Preparedness Tips for Pregnant Women and New Parents

Emergency Preparedness Tips for Pregnant Women and New Parents

As residents of the East Coast ready for the first hurricane of the 2011 season, the March of Dimes offers valuable tips for pregnant women and parents of new babies on how to prepare for emergencies and the need to evacuate from their homes.

New Study Reveals Women Lose Sleep Over Finances More than Men

New Study Reveals Women Lose Sleep Over Finances More than Men

With the state of the economy on everyone's mind, it's not surprising that many families are experiencing financial problems. What may be surprising, however, is that money troubles and worries over the budget cause mom to lose more sleep than dad. Read on to find out what a new survey from Manilla.com reveals about men and women and their family finances.

Comcast Now Offers Internet Essentials to Low-Income Families

Comcast Now Offers Internet Essentials to Low-Income Families

Comcast's new Internet Essentials provides low-income families with affordable Internet service and netbook computers.

Shop for a Cause at Macy's to Benefit the March of Dimes

Shop for a Cause at Macy's to Benefit the March of Dimes

Back-to-school shoppers can help a worthy cause: During Macy's annual Shop for a Cause program on August 27, in-store and online shoppers can save 25 percent on their purchases when they donate $5 to the March of Dimes.

Three NYC and New Jersey Area Companies Make the Top 10 in Working Mother's 'Best Companies for Kids' List

Three NYC and New Jersey Area Companies Make the Top 10 in Working Mother's 'Best Companies for Kids' List

Good news for working moms and dads in the NYC and New Jersey area who want to balance a successful career while still raising their kids. "Working Mother" magazine counts down the top 10 Best Companies for Kids. Citi, Mastercard, and Prudential Financial, Inc. make the cut in the NYC area. Read on for other winning workplaces around the country.

Scribble Press Partners With Faber-Castell USA in Story Contest

Scribble Press Partners With Faber-Castell USA in Story Contest

Scribble Press and Faber-Castell welcome young artists and writers to enter their Faber-Castell Scribble Your Story Contest. Winners will receive $100 worth of Faber-Castell art products and more.

CAMP BROADWAY Announces Audition Dates for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

CAMP BROADWAY Announces Audition Dates for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

CAMP BROADWAY, an NYC-based kids' theater company, is holding auditions for its performance in the upcoming 2011 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Kids ages 12-16 are invited to audition, beginning with an open casting call in New York City on August 3, followed by another open call on Long Island August 7.

Does Your Baby Look Like a Celebrity?

Does Your Baby Look Like a Celebrity?

Does your baby look like a celebrity? Enter the Baby Shorts Celebrity Lookalike contest to win a $100 Amazon gift card.

Relationship Expert Laurie Puhn to Appear on FOX's 'Father Albert' Show

Relationship Expert Laurie Puhn to Appear on FOX's 'Father Albert' Show

Our relationship columnist Laurie Puhn, Westchester mom and author of the bestseller "Fight Less, Love More," will give expert advice to "unhappily married" couples on the August 1 episode of FOX's new "Father Albert" TV show.

Early Intervention Reimbursement Bill Passes NY Assembly and State

Early Intervention Reimbursement Bill Passes NY Assembly and State

New York Assemblywoman Amy Paulin's legislation to increase insurance payments to counties for early intervention services has passed both houses and awaits the governor's signature.

New Website Offers Parents and Teens Insight on Experiential Learning Opportunities

New Website Offers Parents and Teens Insight on Experiential Learning Opportunities

A new, award-winning website for teenagers and their parents offers a comprehensive guide to college and other learning opportunities.

New Website Eases Dining-Out Worries for Food Allergy Sufferers

New Website Eases Dining-Out Worries for Food Allergy Sufferers

AllergyEats.com is a guide to allergy-friendly restaurants across the country.

Bank of America Announces $1 Million Multi-Year Donation to Support Special Olympics

Bank of America Announces $1 Million Multi-Year Donation to Support Special Olympics

Bank of America, proud sponsor of Special Olympics for more than three decades, today announced a three-year $1 million contribution to support Special Olympics, a global organization that provides year-round sports training and athletic competition for people with intellectual disabilities and special needs.

Open Auditions for Broadway's New 'Annie' Musical in NYC

Open Auditions for Broadway's New 'Annie' Musical in NYC

On Sunday, June 12, the new Broadway production of "Annie" will hold an open call for girls ages 6-12 to audition for the roles of Annie and the orphans.

Danny's Wish Distributes 30 iPads to Autistic Children

Danny's Wish Distributes 30 iPads to Autistic Children

The iPad for Austism campaign is an ongoing fundraiser created by Danny's Wish as a way to provide iPads to needy kids who may otherwise be unable to afford one. Recently, Danny's Wish, a Long Island-based special needs organization, distributed 30 iPads to autistic children in 19 different states.

Kids Bowl Free this Summer

Kids Bowl Free this Summer

Through the nationwide program Kids Bowl Free, bowling alleys across the country are giving kids two free games each day throughout the summer.

New Report Finds Twice as Many Teens Die on Roads in Summer Months

New Report Finds Twice as Many Teens Die on Roads in Summer Months

Recent data reveals that the deadliest days of the year for teens aged 15-19 are in May, June, July, and August. Read on for the full report.

Lunchables Lunch Combinations Introduces New Line With a Full Serving of Fruit in Each Pack

Lunchables Lunch Combinations Introduces New Line With a Full Serving of Fruit in Each Pack

Classic kids lunch brand Lunchables introduces new fruit packs with a full serving of fruit in each pack.

Four NYC Area School Teams Honored in 2011 National Science and Technology Awards Program

Four NYC Area School Teams Honored in 2011 National Science and Technology Awards Program

The 19th Annual Toshiba/National Science Teachers Association ExploraVision Awards Program, the world's largest student science and technology competition, announced eight winning teams, including four from the New York City area.




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