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Head off Holiday Havoc

Halloween is here, and that means Christmas and Hanukkah are only a few short shopping weeks away. L...

The 7 Sleep Stealers

There are seven main “sleep stealers”, or reasons your child isn’t sleeping well. ...

Making Allowances

Parents have been handing out allowances for generations, and no one has come up with a significan...

Keeping Tabs on Nanny

Like many parents of young children, Murray Hill mom Jill Starishevsky worried about leaving h...

Bourne Identified

British choreographer and director Matthew Bourne has adapted Tim Burton’s movie, 'Edward Scissorhan...

Clean Up!

The 'What to Expect' series has covered pregnancy, the baby’s first year, toddlers, and more. No...

Go, Girls?

A new study shows that adolescent girl athletes are as much as eight times more likely to injure the...

Afternoon delight

Baby Loves Disco, the monthly afternoon dance party at Southpaw in Brooklyn, has a new partner, M...

Curtain up!

The (almost) new A Class Act also offers New York City kids something unique in its acting classes ...

Lights, camera . . .

Kids are involved in drama classes throughout the city, but City Lights Youth Theatre occupies a sp...

New & Noteworthy

The best new products for parents, kids and families. Editors' picks....

Under the Weather

I feel horrible when my kids are sick, and I would gladly take a stomach bug, or bad cold, so they c...

Nice Ice!

Last year, Manhattan had a new free place to skate, The Pond at Bryant Park. This year, this midtow...

Teen Suicide Increases

A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), published in Pediatrics, finds t...

Behind the Bat

Yankee games make for great family outings, but their hour-long behind-the-scenes tour adds an ex...

Life Imitating Art

The American Museum of Natural History has launched “A Night at the Museum” sleepovers. ...

The King Has Returned

The renowned 'Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs' exhibition has reached its only Northe...

Jolly Holiday

For those parents who bemoan the loss of childhood, the Broadway 'Mary Poppins' is the perfect antid...

Paradise Found

The mega Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island, Bahamas, satisfies so many needs (except those of t...

The Grinch

If you try to eat healthfully, or feed your children healthy food, holidays can be a minefield. ...

Under the Winter Sky

Winter is a great time to cozy up under the stars, and there’s a great place to do so right nearb...

Sugarland Express

While some kids dream of becoming astronauts or ballerinas, mine fantasize about being appointed Wil...

Tiffany Tells All

Thirteen-year-old Tiffany Giardina, from Waccabuc, Westchester, just signed with 785 Records....

Under one roof

The Continuum Center for Reproductive Health at Roosevelt Hospital just expanded with a state-of-the...

Just like the movie!

The American Museum of Natural History has a new sleepover program, A Night at the Museum. ...

Designing A Life Online

If you think that Internet blogging is just for the younger generation, take a look at “designmom” ...

Happy Hunting?

Every year, parents around New York City go through an elaborate process of getting their kids in...