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Building Sibling Love


Help your toddlers get ready for a new baby’s arrival by teaching them all about their special new roles: Big brothers and sisters!

The Kid Diet & The Mommy Trap!


Moms with small kids eat more calories from saturated fat than women without children says the journal of Pediatrics. Watch out for those “easy to grab a few” traps related to what kids can eat!

Camp Questions to Ask


Get to know camp directors as people through phone conversations, e-mails and a personal visit. Have the director describe the camp’s philosophy and how the staff implements it.

How to Raise a Creative Child


The ability to transcend traditional ideas, rules, patterns, relationships, or the like, and to produce something original and useful.
A 2010 poll done by IBM of 1,500 CEOs identified creativity as the No. 1 “leadership competency” of the future.

Baby Bits


There are so many things to tend to with a baby — feeding, sleeping …oh, and all that stuff!

Sports For Kids


Fairfield coach Scott Smallwood says “Lacrosse is a fast-paced sport that provides today’s youth an exciting alternative to the traditional sports we as adults grew up playing.”  Many different elements of the game are appealing to kids, Smallwood points out. “The game combines non-stop action, the possibility of high scoring, emphasis on teamwork, and the… Read more »

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