Alternatives to Speech Therapy for Stutterers

Alternatives to Speech Therapy for Stutterers

If you have a child who stutters, learn about alternatives to speech therapy, including drug therapy and specialized electronic devices.

Stuff We Like for Kids: Fun with Food

Stuff We Like for Kids: Fun with Food

Check out these cool products for children that are all about making food fun, including veggie-filled cookies and a sippy cup you and your little one will both love.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in the New York Metro Area

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in the New York Metro Area

Find yoga centers in the New York metro area that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Suffolk County, Long Island

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Suffolk County, Long Island

Find yoga centers in Suffolk County, Long Island, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Nassau County, Long Island

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Nassau County, Long Island

Find yoga centers in Nassau County, Long Island, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Fairfield County, CT

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Fairfield County, CT

Find yoga centers in Fairfield County, CT, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Westchester County, NY

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Westchester County, NY

Find yoga centers in Westchester County, NY, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Rockland County, NY

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Rockland County, NY

Find yoga centers in Rockland County, NY, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Queens

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Queens

Find yoga centers in Queens that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Brooklyn

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Brooklyn

Find yoga centers in Brooklyn that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Manhattan

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Manhattan

Find yoga centers in Manhattan that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

How to Have Better Dinner Conversations with Your Family

How to Have Better Dinner Conversations with Your Family

Getting your kids to open up and actually talk over the dinner table can seem like a monumental feat. Help the conversation flow with advice from Jeanne Muchnick, "America's Dinner Mom."

Safe Space Offers New Program for At-Risk Youth

Safe Space Offers New Program for At-Risk Youth

Safe Space, an agency based in Jamaica, NY, has launched a new treatment program called Redirections, which will offer juvenile offenders between the ages of 12-17 an opportunity to seek therapeutic support and adult encouragement.

Family Resource Centers Offer Free Information and Support to NYC Residents

Family Resource Centers Offer Free Information and Support to NYC Residents

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene funds nine Family Resource Centers (FRCs) throughout New York City, which opened last fall and now offer a full menu of services to local families.

Money-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

Money-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

This year, give the gift of financial finesse - these fun games help children learn the value of money.

Family Finances: How to Open Up Financial Communication in Your Family

Family Finances: How to Open Up Financial Communication in Your Family

Few of us don't worry about money at least sometimes. Here are some tips from Sharon Nolfi, a licensed marriage and family therapist and school psychologist, as well as a mom, on how to talk about finances with your kids in an age-appropriate way.

Section 504 and IDEA Comparison Chart

Section 504 and IDEA Comparison Chart

If you're the parent of a child with special needs, take a look at this chart that compares services provided by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 1975.

Kid-Friendly Recipe from Weight Watchers: Turkey and Rice 'Mice'

Kid-Friendly Recipe from Weight Watchers: Turkey and Rice 'Mice'

This fun recipe from Weight Watchers is easy to make, low in calories and fat, and a hit with the kids!

Holiday Recipe: Peppermint Creams

Holiday Recipe: Peppermint Creams

This traditional holiday recipe, from "Christmas Cooking with Kids" by Annie Rigg, makes a sweet and festive treat. Plus, it's easy for kids and perfect for families to make together.

Holiday Recipe: Marshmallow Snowmen

Holiday Recipe: Marshmallow Snowmen

This recipe, from "Christmas Cooking with Kids" by Annie Rigg, is definitely for little hands! These cute chaps are such fun to make and look gorgeous on the Christmas table. Why not make one snowman for each person as a place setting?

Kids in the Kitchen: The Benefits of Cooking with Your Children

Kids in the Kitchen: The Benefits of Cooking with Your Children

Yeah, sometimes it's messy as all get-out. But cooking with your kids is always fun — and rife with teaching opportunities.

Flik Independent School Dining Wins 2010 Whole Grains Challenge Grand Prize

Flik Independent School Dining Wins 2010 Whole Grains Challenge Grand Prize

Flik Independent School Dining, provider of dining services for over 120 independent and private schools nationwide, won grand prize in the 2010 Whole Grains Challenge, a campaign of the Whole Grains Council.

New York State Heath Insurance Options for Children and Families

New York State Heath Insurance Options for Children and Families

Learn about statewide health care options for families of varied financial means.

Unplugged: How to Get Your Family Offline and Back to the Dinner Table

Unplugged: How to Get Your Family Offline and Back to the Dinner Table

Technology is great, but it's changed the way families communicate and spend time together. Read on to find out how some families found a way to shut down — and how yours can to!

Family Finances: How to Prepare Financially for Another Child

Family Finances: How to Prepare Financially for Another Child

Consider these money matters if you are thinking about adding to your family.




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