Unpacking Back-to-School Feelings

You can be both nervous and excited at the thought of your child walking into a classroom with their peers, and so can your child. Here’s how to navigate those big emotions.

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Why It’s Okay to Teach Your Child to Believe in Santa

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One would be hard-pressed to go anywhere at this time of year and not see Santa Claus represented. Depending on the age of your child, you will confront the inevitable queries from them or ponder for yourself the…

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3 Things Divorced Parents Need to Know

Divorce is always tough but can be especially hard for children. Here are three things every parent, going through a divorce, should know.

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Viral Photo Proves Flying with Kids Is Tough Enough & Parents Don’t Need More Pressure

Should parents go out of their way to keep other passengers happy?

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Could Your Job Affect Your Kids’ Health? A New Study Examines Working Parenthood

Here’s why working parents should never have to feel guilty about following career dreams or providing for their family.

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Parenting? There’s a Bot for That

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You might be a mom who has high tech in her pocket or you might still be sending in your utility payments via snail mail. No matter how big (or small) of a…

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What to Say When Your Kid Asks If Santa Is Real or Not

We all know the holiday story of Santa Claus, the magical Christmas gift giver said to bring presents to all of the well-behaved children in the world on the single night of Christmas Eve. He accomplishes this with the help…

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Pinkies Up!: New Etiquette Class for Kids at The Plaza

Manners matter! (And it doesn’t hurt to know which fork to use.)

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Quitting the Blame Game

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Try to re-consider what you are saying when the sentence starts with the word “You”.
I told this to my children early on and hold it as a personal principle.

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Why? Because, words…

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This Mom’s Honest Account of Bedtime Is Relating to Parents Everywhere

Whether it includes drawing a relaxing, warm bath (or trying to), quietly reading a favorite book (or trying to) and kissing your little one goodnight, a bedtime routine can be tough on a parent.
In a recent Facebook post that…

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