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There’s a distance that seems to be widening as they grow a bit older: five and a half years, to be precise. Like I’m watching from afar, not quite so close. They are doing…
Narrating a child’s experience is vital to develop language and build vocabulary, but it can be taken too far.+ read more
Here’s how you can help you protect your kids online, without micromanaging their tech activity.+ read more
My daughter starts soccer tomorrow. When the team rosters were sent out last week, I noticed that three of her friends were on a team together, whereas she was put on a different team with five other people she didn’t…+ read more
When hover becomes smother—and how it can make you sicker.+ read more
Kids love tablets, but parents worry about screen time. Thankfully, Amazon makes the whole family happy with the Fire Kids Edition Tablet, the go-to device with a little something for everyone.
Take advantage of Amazon’s current deal and get your …
Helicopter Parent: noun, informal noun: helicopter parent; plural noun: helicopter parents
a parent who takes an overprotective or excessive interest in the life of their child or children.
This generation has seen the rise of a…+ read more
My daughter got hit with the stomach flu last week. We spend almost five days indoors—her on the couch and me hovering with fluids and other remedies. It completely threw us for a loop because this year, when it comes…+ read more
No idea what the difference between a tiger mom and a helicopter parent is? Learn the basics now so you can keep up with the playground small talk later.+ read more
You cut your teeth (and probably skinned your knees) on these nostalgic toys from your summers of yore. Take a trip down memory lane for a good laugh.+ read more
Sure, here in Portland we don’t have a major league team like in Seattle, Los Angeles or San Francisco, but what we have is something better. We boast not one, but two Single A teams: the Hillsboro Hops and the…+ read more