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October 03, 2013
A new study from the University of Pittsburgh has found that yelling is as harmful as spanking when discipling your child.The two year study found that older children (this study focused on middle…
September 24, 2013
 By LeVar Burton, Co-Founder Reading Rainbow Kidz, Actor/ProducerThe words "Family Education" and "Reading" can never be separated. No matter what course we choose in life, being comfortable with the…
September 05, 2013
If you pack fresh fruit in your kids' lunches every day, you're already scoring an A+ in family nutrition! But a new study published in the medical journal BMJ shows that not all fruits are created…
August 23, 2013
Finding a preschool, preparing for separation anxiety, fostering independence in your child — these are all things we think about when it's time for our little ones to head to preschool. Potty…
August 08, 2013
You don't often read "good news" and "childhood obesity" in the same sentence, so I'm thrilled to share this tidbit with you. A new CDC report shows a glimmer of hope in the battle against childhood…
August 01, 2013
I hate it when a sad tragedy brings attention to an issue.In this case, it's the death of a 13-year-old that is bringing attention to the dangers of food allergies.Natalie Giorgi was at camp with her…
July 25, 2013
It should come as no surprise that Mother Nature reigns supreme... but the gender of the royal baby came as a shock to many of us (myself included!).The majority of people in the UK thought the royal…
July 09, 2013
If your baby has a little flat spot on the back of his head, fear not — almost half of all babies have the same.A new study out of Canada has found that almost 50 percent of two-month old's skulls…
June 11, 2013
What's a mom to do with a bored preschooler on a rainy June afternoon? Squeeze in some online learning! We've waded through millions of mobile apps and online activities for kids and found some…
June 06, 2013
School's (almost) out for the summer, and we've got the whole summer stretched out before us, filled with pool parties, days at the beach, and backyard water fun.Being by or near the water is a…