Because doggone it, it’s so stinking adorable. Gisele Bündchen shares a yoga moment with her little 11-month-old daughter Vivian this past Saturday, then shares it with the world on Instagram. And the parents of the internets smile and respond in a collective AWWWWWW. Show More Summary
The brave new world of technology has spawned a monster: the cyberbully. According to the website stopbullying.gov, cyberbullying is bullying that uses electronic methods such as cell phones and computers. It can include hurtful text messages and photos, among others. Most children are aware of cyberbullying. Thanks to the efforts of many school districts in […]
When parents are ready to buy the ultimate ride, California businesswoman Tiffany Nelson will help them choose the custom wheels, paint jobs, electronics and cup holders they desire.But Nelson isn’t running a car dealership; she sells deluxe children’s wagons.This is definitely not the red Radio Flyer you might remember from childhood. Show More Summary
Using Cartoons to Persuade by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com You may remember that at my website, I offer free PDFs to help parents, teachers and librarians - or anyone interested in children's literacy/learning. One is Using Comic Editors with Kids, a free PDF booklet with lots of ideas and resources to get kids started with comic editors. Show More Summary
To help the parents of kids with autism, some malls in Canada are now offering special quiet Santa visits. More » Canadian Malls Are Offering ‘Quiet’ Santa Visits For Kids With Autism And It’s Totally Heartwarming is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Heroes, if you’ve ever tried to get children to help with chores and were met with resistance, you have felt the frustration shared by many parents. Not to worry, some of the most tried-and-true methods of getting children participate are shown in the infographic below. Show More Summary
With tablet computers expected to be one of the top Christmas presents for kids this year, parents face anxiety over what their children will look at online. The Government has been working with industry to help parents protect their children from inappropriate online content. The big four internet service providers (ISPs) – TalkTalk, Virgin, Sky […]
12 clever names for Fall babies (Huffpo Parents) How marriage may help you beat cancer (Babble) How to survive Black Friday shopping with your kids (The Stir) Pregnancy Spanx could cause UTI’s and back injuries (Parents) 11 things everyone should know about virginity … More » Morning Feeding: 12 Clever Names For Fall Babies is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Even though parents would sometimes prefer it if their child remained under their wing forever, they know that at one point kids have to grow up and set out in the world on their own. While this moment is anticipated with great fearShow More Summary
The fertility industry has been helpful to parents who are having trouble having a baby, but the pro-life community has long been concerned about the fallout: thousands, perhaps millions of human embryos — unique human beings — who are frozen on ice. What will happen to those unborn children? World Magazine takes a look at […]
It seems that many parents will begin their annual prostration to the greedy gods of Thanksgiving weekend by studiously monitoring their smartphones. A survey from the Interactive Advertising Bureau found that 91 percent of parents plan...Show More Summary
From the offices of Mommyish - we've developed a list of opinions and desires this parent may have, to help you figure out if you know anyone who would like to receive this triumph of technology. More » 10 Reasons To Buy The Fisher-Price Ipad Apptivity Seat, AKA The Parenting Fail Seat is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Washington D.C., Nov. 26 ?Dangerous or toxic toys can still be found on America?s store shelves, according to U.S. Public Interest Research Group?s 28th annual Trouble in Toyland report. The survey of hazardous toys found that despite recent progress, consumers must still be wary when shopping this holiday season. Show More Summary
A newly-launched “Lost in Public” video, produced by the Autism Research Group, demonstrates how to use rules, role playing, and praise to teach children what to do if they get lost. LOS ANGELES (Nov. 21, 2013) – The Autism Research...
Even though her most notable character helped put another New York borough on the map, actress Lena Dunham actually got her start in this 3,600-square-foot Tribeca apartment. Over the course of 19 days in 2009, the "Girls" creator filmed...Show More Summary
Photo via Curbed DC · Why more $88M apartments will help the economy. · A beautiful slideshow of snowy retreats. · This is what a 385-square-foot San Fran condo looks like. · Lena Dunham's parents are selling the Tiny Furniture...
OK, so you're going to meet your suitor's parents over the Thanksgiving weekend. Relax. They're going to love you! Your'e so great! And if you need a little help in the confidence department, you can just one of these four makeup styles we've seen on the red carpet recently—they're family-bait. Show More Summary
Parenting has changed in the digital era, but they jury remains out on whether this has been a net positive or negative. For decades, parents have used TVs, then video game consoles and PCs, and most recently smartphones and tablets to placate their kids. But many parents harbor an element of guilt for pawning off their children on a digital...
Statistics reveal that in 2011 abortions sought by Irish women for fatal foetal abnormalities was nowhere near 1,200. It was 36. Hearing that your unborn baby has a serious or terminal illness is amongst the worst news a parent will ever have to face. Every parent in this devastating situation deserves not just our sympathy […]