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Family Photographer Now Offers Newborn Sessions

Family Photographer Now Offers Newborn Sessions

Gina Palumbo, a family photographer in Westchester, recently added newborn photo sessions to the list of photo services at her studio, Keep It Captured.

How to Soothe a Camera-Shy Child

How to Soothe a Camera-Shy Child

If your child isn't comfortable or gets upset about being in front of the camera, it can be difficult to get the photos you want. Here, a seasoned child photographer shares some secrets for calming camera-shy kids.

Great Neck Studio Offers Photo Shoot Birthday Parties

Great Neck Studio Offers Photo Shoot Birthday Parties

Toddlewood Studio, a recently-opened photography studio in Great Neck, offers photo shoot birthday parties. The studio, known for its pictures of kids dressed like red carpet celebrities, also offers Ladies' Night.

Taking Pictures of Kids with Special Needs

Taking Pictures of Kids with Special Needs

A professional photographer who has a son on the autism spectrum and specializes in photographing kids offers parents five tips on how to capture great photos of their own children.

Children and Technology: Three Steps to Ensure your Kids are Being Safe and Responsible Online, On the Computer, and While Using Social Media.

Children and Technology: Three Steps to Ensure your Kids are Being Safe and Responsible Online, On the Computer, and While Using Social Media.

As technology becomes more important in everyone's lives (parents and kids alike), it is important to know how to limit and restrict a child's technology usage. Follow these three tips for keeping kids safe as they learn to use technology from cell phones to social media in a responsible way.

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!

8 Must-Have Birthday Party Shots and How to Get Them

8 Must-Have Birthday Party Shots and How to Get Them

Arm yourself with our handy list of must-have birthday party pictures, complete with tips on how to get the best shots of the day (courtesy of Momtographer Krista Njapa).

Momtography 101: How to Get the Best Pictures of Your Kids

Momtography 101: How to Get the Best Pictures of Your Kids

Momtographers Krista Njapa and Adrienne Gray offer their top tips on how to capture the best photos of your little ones.

ClassWish.org Helps Get Needed Supplies to Classrooms

ClassWish.org Helps Get Needed Supplies to Classrooms

At ClassWish.org, teachers can create an online Wish List of the supplies they need for their classrooms. Members of the community can visit the site and make a tax-deductible donation to help bring these much needed supplies to local schools.

What Parents Can Do to Stop Cyber Bullying

What Parents Can Do to Stop Cyber Bullying

The wealth of technology available to our children's generation - from texting to email to social networking sites - has caused cyber-bullying to reach an all-time high. Read on for tips on how parents can recognize and prevent cyber-bullying.

4 Signs Your Child May Be the Victim of Cyber Bullying

4 Signs Your Child May Be the Victim of Cyber Bullying

Guidelines provided by the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services.

A Revolutionary Gift-Giving Idea: Deposit A Gift

A Revolutionary Gift-Giving Idea: Deposit A Gift

Deposit a Gift (DAG) has revolutionized the gift registry concept by allowing anyone to build a unique and customized online registry site. DAG is perfect for wedding registries, baby showers, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, birthday parties, and other special events.

Stuff We Like: Cool Products for Kids and Moms - May 2010

Stuff We Like: Cool Products for Kids and Moms - May 2010

Check out some nifty products on our radar for children and families, including chic nursery decor and furniture; a tea set just for moms; and a colorful cure for bumps and bruises.

Stuff We Like: Cool Products for Kids and Moms - April 2010

Stuff We Like: Cool Products for Kids and Moms - April 2010

Find out why celebrities like Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Katie Holmes, Gwen Stefani, and Nicole Richie love Little Giraffe blankets; plus, check out some other nifty products on our radar for kids and families.

The FloH Club: Help for the Technologically Impaired

The FloH Club: Help for the Technologically Impaired

The FloH Club, founded by Florence Henderson, offers aid to those struggling with all types of gizmos and gadgets.

New Technology for Kids and Families - December 2009

New Technology for Kids and Families - December 2009

Take a look at what's new in the tech field for kids, parents, and families.

New Technology for Kids and Families

New Technology for Kids and Families

Read about the latest technologies available for kids, parents, and families.

Bracing Facts: The State of Orthodontia for Kids and Adults

Bracing Facts: The State of Orthodontia for Kids and Adults

Stay up to date on the latest orthodontic technologies and treatments for both adolescents and adults.

New and Noteworthy Products for Kids and Parents - November 2009

New and Noteworthy Products for Kids and Parents - November 2009

Take a look at our November 2009 list of new and noteworthy products for kids and parents.

Getting the Best Shot

Getting the Best Shot

As a parent, you are always taking pictures of your children. Find out the best tips for great photos of your family. Don't miss the perfect shot of your children's activities, or the family gathering at birthdays, Christmas, Hanukah, or any other holiday or celebration.

Say Cheese!

Say Cheese!

There are great family photographs to be captured in holiday celebrations, pictures you’ll look back on for decades to come. Following these few simple tips can make your pictures even better.

The New State of Math: The Influence of Technology on Children's Education

The New State of Math: The Influence of Technology on Children's Education

It was New Math in the 1960s, and New New Math in 1989. Rote math is no longer being taught and fundamentals have given way to new thinking strategies. Gone are the days when 8 + 7=15. Now 8 + 5 = about 15.

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Nassau County, Long Island - October 2009

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Nassau County, Long Island - October 2009

Stay up to date on the new businesses and programs for kids opening up in Nassau County, Long Island this fall.

New Places, New Programs in Queens - October 2009

New Places, New Programs in Queens - October 2009

Stay up to date on the new places and programs for kids and families opening up in Queens this October.

New and Nifty Technology - September 2009

New and Nifty Technology - September 2009

Check out some new and nifty technologies available this fall!




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