Get Your Kids Ready For Back-to-School and Other Quotables

Get Your Kids Ready For Back-to-School and Other Quotables

It's back-to-school season! You know what that means- fall is coming, the weather's cooling down finally, and getting your reluctant kids out of bed for another 10 months of schooling. We asked some New York area parents how they get their kids rea...

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Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent on Why It's Important to Include Family Moments on Their Show

Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent on Why It's Important to Include Family Moments on Their Show

Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent, the interior design duo behind TLC’s Nate & Jeremiah By Design and dads to Poppy, 3, and Oskar, 2 months, were in NYC this week celebrating the launch of Huggies Made By You personalized diapers—and the birth of thei...

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Exclusive Music Video Premiere: Lisa Loeb's 'Inch Worm'

Exclusive Music Video Premiere: Lisa Loeb's 'Inch Worm'

Lisa Loeb is a singer-songwriter, producer, and author who started her career with the platinum-selling No. 1 hit song “Stay (I Missed You)” from the movie, "Reality Bites. She recently released "Lullaby Girl," a children's album, which features ar...

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Interview With Camila Alves McConaughey About Making Healthier Choices at Home

Interview With Camila Alves McConaughey About Making Healthier Choices at Home

Camila Alves McConaughey, mom, model, and wife of actor Matthew McConaughey, launched her company Yummy Spoonfuls with the mission to change the American food system. She and her partner Agatha Achindu want to emphasize nutritious and delicious—jus...

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Interview With Emma Johnson, Author of 'The Kickass Single Mom'

Interview With Emma Johnson, Author of 'The Kickass Single Mom'

Emma Johnson is the founder of the blog WealthySingleMommy.com, geared toward successful women who are women raising kids solo, and recently wrote the book "The Kickass Single Mom."

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Interview with Jess Shatkin, Author of 'Born to Be Wild'

Interview with Jess Shatkin, Author of 'Born to Be Wild'

Jess Shatkin, M.D., M.P.H., leads the educational efforts of the NYU Child Study Center and recently wrote Born to Be Wild: Why Teens Take Risks and How We Can Help Keep Them Safe.

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Making a Difference: Meet 5 Young Adults Who Started Nonprofit Organizations

Making a Difference: Meet 5 Young Adults Who Started Nonprofit Organizations

These young people were so dedicated to improving the world they launched their own nonprofit organizations. Here’s how they did it—and how your child can, too.

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Molly Sims Talks Health, Motherhood, and Creating Lasting Memories at Home

Molly Sims Talks Health, Motherhood, and Creating Lasting Memories at Home

Bethany Braun-Silva interviews supermodel Molly Sims about postpartum health, motherhood, and her new book "Everyday Chic."

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Interview with Laurie Gelman, Author of 'Class Mom'

Interview with Laurie Gelman, Author of 'Class Mom'

Laurie Gelman talks about her novel 'Class Mom' and how she got fired from her class mom position after five years.

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Coyote Peterson Talks New Book, YouTube, and Intentionally Getting Stung and Bitten

Coyote Peterson Talks New Book, YouTube, and Intentionally Getting Stung and Bitten

Brave Wilderness YouTube star Coyote Peterson shares his advice for exploring the great outdoors and turning your passion into a career as he embarks upon his book tour for 'Coyote Peterson's Brave Adventures.'

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Interview With Sarah Ockwell-Smith On Using Gentle Discipline

Interview With Sarah Ockwell-Smith On Using Gentle Discipline

Sarah Ockwell-Smith recently wrote 'Gentle Discipline: Using Emotional Connection—Not Punishment—to Raise Confident, Capable Kids.'

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Interview With Lyss Stern, Author and Founder of Divalysscious Moms

Interview With Lyss Stern, Author and Founder of Divalysscious Moms

Lyss Stern is the founder of Divalysscious Moms, a networking company for moms in New York City. Stern recently wrote the book Motherhood is a B#tch! 10 Steps to Regaining Your Sanity, Sexiness, and Inner Diva.

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Interview With Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas On Setting Goals

Interview With Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas On Setting Goals

Olympian Gabby Douglas discusses how she sets her goals and why it is so important.

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Rachel Zoe on Motherhood, Style, and Keeping Your Home Germ Free

Rachel Zoe on Motherhood, Style, and Keeping Your Home Germ Free

Rachel Zoe is a fashion mogul and mom to two boys. We talked with her about motherhood, style, and keeping your home germ free.

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Coco Rocha, Supermodel and Supermom, Dishes on Balancing Motherhood and Career

Coco Rocha, Supermodel and Supermom, Dishes on Balancing Motherhood and Career

Coco Rocha talks work and motherhood, and how sometimes taking no advice is the best advice.

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Interview with Diaper Dude Founder Chris Pegula

Interview with Diaper Dude Founder Chris Pegula

Diaper Dude's Chris Pegula talks dads' roles in parenthood.

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Interview With Sam Weinman: Author of 'Win At Losing'

Interview With Sam Weinman: Author of 'Win At Losing'

Sam Weinman is the digital editor at Golf Digest and has been a sports journalist for 20 years. His new book 'Win at Losing,' which was inspired by his kids, shows the benefits of losing and what we can learn from it.

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The Realities of Growing Up with a Mixed-Race Background

The Realities of Growing Up with a Mixed-Race Background

There are more mixed-race families than ever, but parents still face challenges raising kids in two cultures.

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Interview With Momtrends Founder Nicole Feliciano

Interview With Momtrends Founder Nicole Feliciano

Nicole Feliciano is the founder of the website Momtrends.com, which offers trends and tips for moms who want to live a fashionable life. Her book Mom Boss: Balancing Entrepreneurship, Kids & Success was recently published.

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Are Your Political Anxieties Rubbing Off On Your Kids?

Are Your Political Anxieties Rubbing Off On Your Kids?

Danielle Lindner is a children’s book author and founder and CEO of The London Day School. Here she answers questions about political anxiety and children.

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Interview with Yoga Instructor and Author, Hilaria Baldwin

Interview with Yoga Instructor and Author, Hilaria Baldwin

Hilaria Baldwin is a yoga instructor, health guru, wife, and mother. Her recent book The Living Clearly Method lays out five principles for moving through our lives consciously and positively.

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Meet the NY Metro Area Contenders on 'MasterChef Junior' Season 5

Meet the NY Metro Area Contenders on 'MasterChef Junior' Season 5

Meet the 'MasterChef Junior' Season 5 contestants who hail from the New York metro area, including Cydney from Brooklyn, Donovan from Brooklyn, Eddie from Manhattan, and Gonzalo from Queens.

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Interview With Laurie Hollman Ph.D. Author of 'Unlocking Parental Intelligence'

Interview With Laurie Hollman Ph.D. Author of 'Unlocking Parental Intelligence'

Laurie Hollman Ph. D. is a psychoanalyst who recently wrote the book Unlocking Parental Intelligence.

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Interview with Ruby Shamir: Author of 'What's The Big Deal About First Ladies'

Interview with Ruby Shamir: Author of 'What's The Big Deal About First Ladies'

Ruby Shamir is the co-author of the book "What's The Big Deal About First Ladies." Here she answers our questions about the book and relays some interesting facts about America's first ladies.

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Interview with Mommy Blogger and Author, Ilana Wiles

Interview with Mommy Blogger and Author, Ilana Wiles

Ilana Wiles is the creator of the successful parenting blog, Mommy Shorts. She recently wrote The Mommy Shorts Guide to Remarkably Average Parenting.

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What Does a Midwife Do? Interview with Risa Klein.

What Does a Midwife Do? Interview with Risa Klein.

Risa Klein is a certified nurse midwife with an office on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. She was the “birth consultant” for the feature films Baby Mama and Laze.

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Interview with Organizing Guru Marie Kondo

Interview with Organizing Guru Marie Kondo

Marie Kondo is an organizing guru, founder of the KonMari method, and author of the New York Times best-sellers "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up" and "Spark Joy."

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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 je...

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.'

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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.

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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...

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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'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.

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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.

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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.

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