6 Things Moms Forget to Do but Shouldn’t

Your health is important and shouldn’t be neglected. Just as you take care of your kids, you must take care of yourself, too.

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8 Tips for Helping Your Blended Family Thrive

“Whether your blended family is newer or you’re simply looking for techniques to help your already existing family thrive, there are so many ways to improve your family’s function.”

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9 Organizations to Support Black Women, Children & Transpeople

These organizations support equality and social justice.

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Giving Yourself Permission to Say ‘No’

“What’s really happening here is parents feel guilty when they decide to deny their children–or their children’s schools–anything. And feeling guilty is a hard habit to break.”

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Undecided about a Home or Hospital Birth? Answering These 7 Questions Will Help

“What really matters is who does the delivery, where will the delivery be done, and how will the delivery be done but if you are still undecided about a home birth or a hospital birth, answering these 7 questions may help.”

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This Surprising Idea Saved Our Weekends

“This unexpected idea not only changed our weekends for the better, but we realized it also gave our kids a sense of responsibility and accomplishment.”

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Fathers Are Parents, Not Babysitters

“It’s time we change this narrative. One dad at a time.”

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Finding the Right Balance: The Role of Risk-Taking in Child Development

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As the mom of two young boys, I have had to come to terms with a certain amount of risk-taking over the past few years. Now, I don’t mean anything crazy, but it does seem that certain children,…

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What Dory and Nemo Can Teach Us About Parenting

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If you are parent of young children, you probably went to see Finding Dory this summer. At first glance, it appeared to be just another fun movie about fish on an adventure. However, later as I thought more…

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How to Successfully Teach Your Kids to Be More Independent

“By teaching your children to be more independent, they might just surprise you with how capable they are.”

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Raising Independent Children Starts at Home

The more we trust our children to direct their own lives, the more satisfied and capable they become. Here are some strategies to get them on the right path to autonomy and independence.

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Why We Need to Take the Home Out of Homework

At the end of the day, you are the person your child wants to impress the most, so it’s no wonder the pressure of performing perfectly at home can be overwhelming. Help your child find their own safe space to study—you’ll watch their confidence increase, and the battles at the dining room table begin to melt away.

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So, Your Kid Needs Glasses—Now What? 5 Things Every Parent Should Know

Finally hearing the words from your child’s physician can be overwhelming. Here’s how to cope.

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Your Teen Has Probably Been Cyberbullied. Here’s What Parents Can Do

A new survey by the Pew Research Center found that 59 percent of all teens have been victims of cyberbullying.

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Is Working from Home Really Less Stressful Than Commuting to Work?

Working from home might not always be the best choice for every parent.

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​5 Easy Ways Parents Can Teach & Model Consent to Their Kids

Consent is an important topic to consider with children, including younger ones

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Want Your Child to Be the Next Taylor Swift? Do These 3 Things

All children have the capacity to creatively push themselves.

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Why Your Happiness Is Medicine for Your kids

Your Kids Need You (but not in the way you think)

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On the road there would be times when I’d feel stressed or anxious about things, and I would turn to my kids and see…

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6 Steps to Loving School Lunch

We thought up unique ways to rejuvenate the midday meal for your little luncher.

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Inside Raddish Kids with the Totally Awesome Awards 2016

Raddish Kids just won a Totally Awesome Award for Super-Cool Subscription Services. We recently spoke to them about their experience as a business owner, the best advice they’ve ever received and more. Hear what they have to say below!


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Relax Mom: 5 Reasons to Take a Break Already

Moms worry about being the best at everything. We want to be the best mom that makes the best Bento Box lunches and snaps the best Instagram photos of the best Pinterest parties for our best dressed, best behaved kids…

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Coming Soon: A Playground Like No Other (Don’t Miss It!)

Adult’s trash is kids’ treasure at this sky’s-the-limit funscape on Governors Island all summer long!

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