10 Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in Elementary School

Attend Back-To-School Night and Parent-Teacher ConferencesKids do better in school when parents are involved in their academic lives. Attending back-to-school night at the start of the school year is a...

7 Ways to Raise A Global Kid

"See" The World — At HomeHang a world map in a high-traffic spot so kids get familiar with (and curious about) country and city names, locations, cultures, and...

8 Greatest Foods for Your 9 to 12 Months Old Baby

White Fish, Carrot, And Leek PuréeThis purée combination is a savory, brain-boosting powerhouse. White fish contains omega-3 fatty acids that help boost development of baby's central nervous system....

7 Best Homemade Foods for 7 to 9 Months Old Baby

Pumpkin Thyme PuréeThis easy and elegant seasonal recipe is full of beta carotene, potassium, and iron. Make a big batch and freeze it in ice cube trays for...

6 Best Homemade Foods for 4 to 6 Months Old Baby

Pea PuréePeas are a small yet mighty source of nutrition, packing Vitamins A and C, iron, protein, and calcium. If the skin of the peas makes the texture...

7 Ways to Raise A Well-Rounded Kid

Encourage Special SkillsEvery child has unique gifts and talents. These special attributes can show up in a traditional school setting, but there are plenty of children who shine after the...

9 Weird Ways Kids Can Get Hurt

Bouncy HousesThe number of children getting hurt on inflatable bouncy houses is rising steadily. A 2012 report in the journal Pediatrics estimated that nearly 65,000 children were treated...

5 Tips To Help You Raise A Body-Positive Child

Avoid Stereotypes In Your Kids’ MediaLook for TV shows, movies, and other media that portray healthy body sizes and avoid sexualized or stereotypical story lines or gendered characters,...

11 Biggest Car Seat Safety Mistakes Parents Make

Not Using A Safety Seat Consistently"We were only going to the grocery store ..." "He hates to ride in his car seat, so just this once I didn't...

7 Most Common Questions About Breastfeeding for New Moms

What Are The Signs That My Baby Is Getting Enough Breast Milk?Your breastfeeding baby is probably getting enough nourishment if:Your breasts feel softer after nursing (because your...

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