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8 Simple Ways to Celebrate Veteran's Day

Posted November 9, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Veteran's Day is more than just a day off from school. It's an opportunity to honor and thank those who are serving or have served our country. Here are some ways parents and children can celebrate.

What to Do With All That Halloween Candy

Posted October 31, 2016 by David James

Your home is overrun by Halloween candy. What to do with it all? Here are some suggestions.

4 Ways to Make Halloween Safer for Children Wth Allergies

Posted October 30, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Kids with food allergies can really suffer on Halloween. Some candies handed out and treats served can be deadly for them. Help them to have a safe Halloween with these tips.

7 Satefy Tips You Must Remember This Halloween

Posted October 29, 2016 by David James

Before your kids go trick-or-treating on Halloween, make sure they know these important safety tips.

How to Prepare Your Home for a Safe Halloween

Posted October 21, 2016 by Guest (not verified)

Is your home all ready for the parade of trick-or-treaters? This checklist will help you get there.

How to Talk to Your Kids About the Donald Trump Tape

Posted October 18, 2016 by David James

Everyone is talking about the Donald Trump audiotape. Including many of our kids. Here's how to discuss the tape with them.

3 On-the-Go Activities for Your Science Lover

Posted October 17, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Your science-loving child will have fun with any of these activity kits. Give one as a gift, and keep a few on hand for a rainy day.

8 Ways to Make Unhealthy Breakfasts Healthier

Posted October 4, 2016 by Fred Lee

While convenience foods make breakfast quick and easy, they are often high in sugar and simple carbohydrates while lacking in nutrition. Here are some steps to ensure that their kids get the proper nutrition they need.

3 Activity Kits for Your Animal Lover

Posted October 3, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

If you've got small children, you know how hard it can be to keep them busy when you're on the go, or when you're stuck in the doctor's office. These kits from Parragon will help you out with that.

8 Ways to Make Sure Your Kids Eat Healthy at School

Posted September 30, 2016 by David James

You worry that your kids are eating healthy at school. Here's how to stop worrying.

4 Things to Consider Before Buying Your Child a Tablet

Posted September 29, 2016 by David James

Is your young child begging you for a tablet? Here are some things you must consider before buying one.

6 Ways to Help Your Child Adjust to the Homework Load

Posted September 26, 2016 by David James

If it's back to school time that means it's time for homework. Here's how to handle the workload.

5 Reasons You Should Get Involved in the PTA at School

Posted September 21, 2016 by David James

Local schools depend on parents like you to volunteer, fundraise, and help make decisions on school direction. Here's why you should get involved.

6 Ways to Create a Quality Learning Environment at Home

Posted September 20, 2016 by David James

Your kids are learning at school. Here's how to create a similar learning environment at home.

7 Ways to Help Your Preschooler Learn Sight Words

Posted September 11, 2016 by David James

Learning sight words is a perfect way to build a foundation of knowledge for your preschooler. Here's how.

How Much Homework Is Too Much?

Posted September 9, 2016 by David James

When your child comes home with a load of homework, how do you know if it's too much? Here are some ways to tell, and how to handle it.

How to Make the Perfect DIY School Lunch for Kids

Posted September 1, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Let your children make their own lunch. The benefits last a lifetime.

How to Deal When Your Kid Suddenly Hates School

Posted August 31, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

The first week of kindergarten is everything you dreamed it could be. And then week two brings tears and begging from your child to stay home. What happened?

How to Cut Back on Your Kid's Activities This Year

Posted August 30, 2016 by David James

Baseball. Soccer. Gymnastics. Voice lessons. Our kids are involved in so many activities these days. Here's how to cut back.

Stay-at-Home Parents: The Kids are Back in School, Now What?

Posted August 29, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Back-to-School means new opportunities for stay-at-home parents.

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