When your parents get older, they may need your help with their finances. Get yourself prepared while there's still time.
Moving to a new neighborhood is an exciting, yet sometimes difficult, time for children. Parents can help alleviate their child’s stress by providing him with strategies for adjusting to a new neighborhood. With a little help, your child will feel […] Be the first to comment... Show More Summary
Bill Gates, whose private foundation has spent upward of $170 million for the development and implementation of the Common Core State Standards, is asking teachers to help parents understand the standards, hoping this effort will defeat critics of the centralized education initiative. Show More Summary
Teachers have a different perspective on our children — one that can help us to see them differently. They're capable individuals, they don't need constant feedback, and they're learning from what we do (not what we say).
Because I'm a fancy and well-respected journalist mommy blogger, I am obligated to bring all you parents the news regarding important scientific studies that will help you raise your babies in a healthy and productive manner. I am also...Show More Summary
For parents new to dance competitions, we've got some to-do tasks and the ultimate dance competition checklist to help you and your dancer prepare for and survive that first competition weekend.
This weekend I visited my parents. As these things tend to go, they had a list of things that bothered them about their computers. I like helping them and ended up moving my mother’s blog to a new host, and optimizing their Wi-Fi network. Show More Summary
Many of us wish we could take care of our aging parents or grandparents better—or at least visit them more often. Now there is new smart home sensor technology that can take some of that worry off by helping to keep a caring eye on our loved ones.
The cliché of sleep deprived parents is a reality for most families with newborns, but what happens when kids get bigger and sleep remains elusive? It can wreak havoc on the entire family, with bleary-eyed parents struggling to fulfill personal and professional obligations, and siblings who keep each other up well beyond bedtime. What to do? READ MORE »
Are you prepared to help your parents with their finances as they age? Do you even know when you should offer to help?By 2030, there will be 72.1 million people over age 65, more than twice the number in 2000 according to the Department of Health and Human Services. Show More Summary
Post by Michele Zipp. As parents, we have this magic ability to kiss boo boos away and find creative ways to get kids to finish their dinner. Flying airplane! Vroom! Open the hangar! Sometimes though, we need some extra help. Like when...Show More Summary
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There are moments in “Fired Up” that make me realize I feel about New Girl much the way my parents feel about me. I love this show so much, and believe in it so fully, that even when it falters, I can’t help but applaud its efforts and encourage it... More »
After working as a consultant in NY, Charles Zeng moved to Shanghai to help his parents run American bar and grill Piro. Despite having practically no experience in the industry, he not only helped make Piro a Shanghai institution but is now a prolific restaurateur, creating concepts like Dos Locos and more. Show More Summary
I don’t know why, but there’s something about the thrill of getting one’s hands on a souvenir baseball that has helped make the sport one of the most frequent settings for parenting fails. We’ve seen dads do anything for a baseball in the past, from dropping their daughter while catching a ball, to steamrolling their […]
I thought that we dodged a major parenting bullet by having our kids close together. There are myriad articles online about how to help a toddler adjust to a new baby that you bring home. But since my kids were only 16 months apart,Show More Summary
This short educational animation helps kids and their parents navigate the treacherous waters of online ads. The animation was created by Dominic Owen and is presented by UK media literacy non-profit Media Smart and UK trade association the Internet Advertising Bureau. via Fast Company Co.Design, swissmiss
Parents of children with short bowel syndrome measure their outcomes by the centimeters of intestine that remain after surgery. Many of these children live on intravenous nutrients and fluids, in combination with formula by a gastric tube in and a strict diet. Show More Summary
Seriously, what is going on inside the Swinster Pharmacy? Maybe 10 Questions with illustrator Lisa Brown can help us crack the code! Interview by Taylor Houston One the best parts of becoming a parent is discovering a whole new world of kid's books—which have evolved in amazing ways since I was a child. Show More Summary