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What Every Parent Ought to Know About Supporting Their Child's Education

What Every Parent Ought to Know About Supporting Their Child's Education

All parents want their child to do well in school, and all parents do what they can to support their child's education. But many get it wrong, and kids suffer as a result.
Raising a Difficult Child - The Best Strategies and Solutions

Raising a Difficult Child - The Best Strategies and Solutions

Realizing and accepting that dealing with a difficult child is not easy is the first step towards achieving the positive results. Being calm with a child with difficult behaviors is the first step towards dealing with unruly behavior. Without denying it, when such kids throw tantrums and act violent
John M. Simmons

John M. Simmons

Short biography on guest author, John M. Simmons.
Hospitals Get Failing Grade on Breastfeeding Support

Hospitals Get Failing Grade on Breastfeeding Support

It is a sad fact that many of our nation's hospitals and birth centers are neglecting to provide adequate breastfeeding instruction and support for new mothers. The American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Obstetricians suggest that after birth, new mothers should breastfeed t
Jog With The Kids In A Double Jogging Swivel Stroller

Jog With The Kids In A Double Jogging Swivel Stroller

Young families whether we are talking about the moms or dads jog to maintain their health and well being. Once they have a couple of kids, there is no reason to give up the exercise. Just put the kids in a double jogging stroller swivel wheel and off they can go. The parents get their exercise and t
Back to School

Back to School

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of back to school including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.
Why I Choose a Jogging Stroller

Why I Choose a Jogging Stroller

I was running on the treadmill at my local gym when a new mother hopped onto the treadmill next to me.Much to my surprise she was holding her baby.I asked her why she was carrying that new baby on a treadmill.She said she couldn't bear to part with her little one, yet still wanted to get a work
Month of the Military Child 2011 Events and Activities

Month of the Military Child 2011 Events and Activities

April is Month of the Military Child. Find events and activities that honor and celebrate military kids.
Scratch and Sniff Painting - A Sensory Art Activity

Scratch and Sniff Painting - A Sensory Art Activity

Scratch and sniff painting is an easy sensory activity to get your child's visual and olfactory senses engaged. Making scratch and sniff paint with Jello and glue is fairly easy.
Use Encouragement Instead of Criticism to Help Children Improve

Use Encouragement Instead of Criticism to Help Children Improve

Our words are very powerful tools, especially with impressionable children.We need to pause and think before we give corrections and feedback on what our children are doing...
Handy Baby Nursery Tips You Can Depend On

Handy Baby Nursery Tips You Can Depend On

Planning a nursery for your new born child is real fun. Nevertheless, purchasing items on a long term basis is always a good idea, especially for first-time parents.
Is Advanced Verbal Ability a Sign of Giftedness?

Is Advanced Verbal Ability a Sign of Giftedness?

The answer to that question is yes!  Some people have wondered how I can possibly say that advanced verbal abilities are a defining characteristic of
About Potty Training

About Potty Training

Potty training is the process of teaching a toddler how to use the toilet. It is a time when parents transition their little ones from diapers to using the bathroom. Oftentimes, potty training requires a lot of patience for both the parents and the toddler. It is not an easy behavior to master. As t
Invest In A Lightweight Stroller

Invest In A Lightweight Stroller

Stay at home moms are always busy running errands throughout the day with their small child. Realizing that a child cannot walk at the same pace as an adult, most parents bring a stroller that their child can ride in while running errands. A lightweight stroller serves this purpose well.
Naming Your New Baby Boy

Naming Your New Baby Boy

When it is time to choose a name for your baby boy there are many things to consider.Mostly the decision has to be yours but there are many tips and advice to think about.
Parenting RoundAbout Podcast

Parenting RoundAbout Podcast

Listen to a weekly podcast in which four parenting writers -- including Terri Mauro, your Parenting Special Needs expert -- chat about the topics that are on your mind.
How to Learn Infant Massage

How to Learn Infant Massage

The benefits of infant massage are becoming more apparent as a generation of parents provide their babies with this special time of touch and nurturing. Learning infant massage can promote relaxation and better sleep, while also allowing for a stronger bond between parent and child. Any parent can l
Choosing the Most Suitable School Activity For Your Child

Choosing the Most Suitable School Activity For Your Child

This article will be useful to readers who have been through the education system in Singapore. It talks about the choices available for our local students other than academics.
Baby Stuffy Nose Advice

Baby Stuffy Nose Advice

There is not alot you can do for a baby when he gets a cold as most cold medicines are not good for infants. However, a stuffy nose can really irritate your baby and cause a lot of discomfort. While cold medicine is not a good choice for an infant, there are other things you can do to help your baby