Will I get lost? What if my new teacher is mean? Who will I sit with at lunch? Will any of my friends be in my class? As summer draws to a close and the new school year a
You know those nights when you just can’t sleep, when your mind is racing or when you’re tense and wound up? Those symptoms aren’t reserved for adults.
As tough as it was for me to finish all 13 episodes of the controversial Netflix series “13 Reasons Why,” released last spring, my 20- and 23-year-old daughte
Sick of the amount of time your kids are spending on video games this summer? When boredom strikes, give your digitally-charmed youngsters a summertime project that enhan
Youth sports offer a host of emotional and physical benefits, from helping kids stay active to building self-esteem and learning to work with others. But knowing which sp
Summer Vacations are Not Just for Play Summer vacation’s long lazy days of play are rapidly disappearing. Your children may lose valuable academic skills unless the
In an age when computers, televisions, tablets and smart phones constantly surround us, it is important to balance your child’s screen and play time. The American A
It’s a frustration all too familiar for some parents. After hours at the kitchen table with your little one crunching numbers, erasing mistakes and overcoming the e
Back to school is just around the corner and what better way to get your kids prepped for and excited about the school year than with games and books that are both educat
Does your child have a particular passion that could be explored more through writing or photography? Blogging is an educational way for kids to practice their writing an
Playful Parenting is a way to enter a child’s world, on the child’s terms, in order to foster closeness, confidence, and connection.” -Lawrence Cohen, &
In the DMV’s competitive and pricey child care market, there’s a growing sect of teleworking, freelancing and business-owning parents who find that traditiona
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