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January 30, 2015
Whether you have an iPad-obsessed toddler who accidentally makes in-app purchases, a tween who uses her iPod to Google naughty words, or a teen who has become completely glued to her smartphone and…
January 21, 2015
North Carolina was one of the first states to adopt the Common Core Standards, and now might be one of the first to repeal it. Lawmakers in the state say parents are unhappy with, or confused by, the…
January 13, 2015
We all know where babies come from and how they are made, so if you are trying to conceive (TTC), you know what needs to be done in order to get pregnant. But, did you know that having a healthy body…
January 09, 2015
New year, new baby name trends! We've rounded up a fresh crop of trendy names for 2015 based on the hottest TV shows, movies, books, sports news, and celebrity baby name picks. From Piper (the main…
December 23, 2014
With the chaos of the holidays over, are your kids getting antsy? Being cooped up indoors during the winter can give anyone a case of cabin fever. If you are desperate for some ideas, you've come to…
December 08, 2014
Who is the hardest person to shop for on your list? Whether it's your toddler son, your tween niece, the sweetest teacher ever, or the Nana who has everything, we have great gift ideas for everyone!…
November 18, 2014
A new study has found that, over the past 3 years, nearly 5,000 calls have been placed to poison control by parents of kids who accidentally drank an energy drink containing high amounts of caffeine…
November 14, 2014
Don't tell Santa Claus, but Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. Yours too? A big part of what makes it so great is the focus on meaningful family time, rather than gift giving. Looking for some fun…
October 30, 2014
It's that time of year again! As the leaves change, we've finally settled into a school year groove, and we gear up for the holidays, there is only one...wait, two...things that can slow my family…
October 23, 2014
Late October can be a telling time of year when it comes to gaging your child's social/emotional health and personality this school year. By this point, most kids have gotten to know their teacher…