Though epileptic seizures are difficult to predict, it can be beneficial to track their occurrence and to be able to let loved ones know when they occur. Parents who have kids that suffer from epilepsy are particularly concerned that...Show More Summary
Simple detox practices you can do anywhere (AKA your parents' house) that will help you feel rejuvenated...just in time for the next holiday.
There is a lot of hand-wringing that goes on when parents pick the name for their baby. A 2010 study in the UK revealed that 1 in 5 parents regret the name they chose for their child. Your kid's name can have consequences beyond the playground and onto jobs mostly due to no fault of his or her own. Show More Summary
Whether you are a college or high school student, or are the parent of a student, there are certain apps that you have to grab for this school year. They are geared to help you spend less, stay ahead, get more done, and study effectively. Show More Summary
When I was 9 years old, my whole life changed. My parents, the most loving and hardworking parents a girl could ask for, had been struggling financially. And in the blink of an eye, I was forced to say goodbye to the stability I once knew. Show More Summary
Eliza's parents have set up a GoFundMe page to raise money for trials for Sanfillippo syndrome. Please watch this video and donate if you can or help spread the word. Thank you.
Ultrasound has been described as the “window to the womb” and the advent of 3-D and 4-D ultrasounds have helped entire generations of people have an enhanced respect for the value of human life. That people could see the development of an unborn child in the womb like never before has prompted some to say […]
Cameron Diaz hosted SNL on Saturday for its Thanksgiving episode, and this might be the best skit of the night. With the help of Diaz, the women on the cast performed a song about being back home with your parents for the holiday, and - you know - mooching, napping and eating way too much food out of bowls.
Cakey is an app that helps parents find and manage age-appropriate YouTube videos for their children. The app works by allowing parents to create a custom list of approved videos, or to access community-created collections curated by other Cakey users. Cakey was created by Hot-or-Not founder James Hong. Although parents control what content the app […]
So, we had a very sad week here at Earnest Parenting. We decided that Marlee, one of our beloved dogs, needed to find a new home. To explain: we got Keely when she was a puppy in 2009. In 2012, […] Be the first to comment... RelatedShow More Summary
The child tax credit can give parents a meaningful boost to their income.
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Parental denial and stunning breakdowns in his educational and medical treatment led to plenty of missed opportunities to get Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza the help he needed and perhaps avoid the 2012 tragedy, a report released today by the Office of the Child Advocate reveals. Lanza had "'crippling' social...
As a breast cancer survivor and a parent who cared for child in long term medical care, I enjoy spending time with other survivors and caregivers. Not only is it empowering to share stories, but I learn so much from other's perspectives on the journey to recovery. Show More Summary
EVERY parent knows the situation in this video. Even if you aren’t a parent, you probably remember this happening at least once with your own parents when you were a kid. This father found his kids covered in paint. He put them in the shower before beginning his interrogation, but he couldn’t stop laughing. RELATED: Here’s another […]
Last year the Pearson Charitable Foundation — the nonprofit arm of the largest education publishing company in the world — paid $7.7 million in fines to the state of New York after authorities found that it had broken state law by helping its for-profit parent. How? By helping it develop Common Core educational products and by […]
When we laid our 2-year-old daughter Savannah down to sleep on April 3, it was a seemingly normal night for a seemingly normal child. Nicknamed "Godzilla," she spent her days tearing through the house like a tornado of enthusiasm and...Show More Summary
For nearly two decades, a community group on Chicago’s Northwest Side has been recruiting parents to spend more time in their children’s schools. Since its formation in 1995, about 1,800 parents have spent two hours a day during the academic week in their kids’ school for a semester or more through the Logan Square Neighborhood...
One of the most important things that many parents struggle with as they raise their children is to instill in them a sense of financial responsibility. Once upon a time that meant just buying your kid a piggy bank. That worked up to a point, but finances are a bit more complicated than just stashing away a few bucks. Show More Summary
BabyCenter®, the number one pregnancy and parenting digital resource, recently asked 1,400 moms about their experience with postpartum depression and found that 40% said they didn’t seek medical help for their illness. Their reasonsShow More Summary