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Mental Health and Kids

Life takes a toll on developing-child brains — is it time for a mental break? Know when to insist on your child taking five and how to help them relax.

Best of Parenting 2019 Cincinnati and NKY!

The winners and finalists for the 2019 Best of Parenting Awards came through YOUR votes! Thank you, readers, for participating! Many thanks to all the businesses and services who support parents and Cincinnati Family!

Will He Be Ready

Prepping for kindergarten is more important than ever. Here’s what you — and more importantly, your child — need to know.

Stop Yelling!

No parent is perfect, we have all raised our voices more often than we wanted. Now is the time to bring awareness and stop yelling at our children. Here’s how.

Expecting: Going Natural

What is a natural childbirth? Do you need a doula or midwife to go natural? Not exactly. If this is the route you and your partner are ready to take, just remember, you CAN do it!

How to be a Healthier Mom!

The kids are fed and tucked in by 8 p.m. — but what about mom? A well-nourished, rested mama is the foundation of a healthy family.

Find More Family Time!

Busy routines and technology can zap our attention. Remember: to kids, time with YOU is precious.

Eat this. Not That!

Pregnancy brings joy, love ... and eating limitations. What exactly is safe for you to eat for your growing baby? It can be confusing! Luckily, we have your eating guide right here.

A Kids Gotta Move!

Getting kids to exercise is as simple as dance parties in the kitchen, strolling around the neighborhood and signing up for an active class.

Sleep-away Camps is Spelled, FREEDOM!

The REAL summer camp experience is found at sleep-away camps. Make no mistake: Your child will grow in independence, experience new and exciting adventures and love, love, love seeing you at the end of his session — for all the RIGHT reasons!

Peer Pressure Among Kids & Teens

Research shows that kids who have solid, positive relationships with their parents fare much better in the effort to stand up to pressures that come at them in social circles.

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