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Dinner Table Drama

It has been a long day.Home from work, you put together a nice, healthy dinner for the entire family to enjoy.Gathering the family around the table, you sit down to eat and within a minute, a voice pipes up, I dont like anything.Encouraging, you say, Ive made some of your favorite foods and even put

Need a Non-Technical Hobby You Can Do With the Kids?

Many classic even somewhat traditional hobbies are making a comeback of sorts in recent times. Maybe it's a consequence of the 'credit crunch' or just some good common sense taking part, but parents everywhere are looking for ways that they can reconnect with their children without sp

Residential Drug Treatment Programs for Troubled Teens

Residential teen drug treatment explained. Troubled teens who are abusing or addicted to drugs need a structured, intensive program to stop this pattern and learn how to function effectively without drugs.

Making Bath Time Special

My (four and six) year old boys love bath time. Here's some of my tips for encouraging your kids to get in the bathroom!

A Your Baby Can Read Idea Guide

There are so many ideas out there for figuring out if your baby can read. You want to work hard and make sure that you provide this skill to your child, but you don't want ...

Summer Fun

Summer fun for kids is all about playing with friends, making memories and getting outside. Help the kids get the most of their summertime fun.

How to Add a Father's Name to a Birth Certificate in Delaware

In Delaware, it is possible for a father to be left off of a child's birth certificate for many reasons. If a woman is legally married at the time of pregnancy or birth, her husband's name will be placed on the certificate as the father. This can be changed using a Voluntary Acknowledgment of Patern

Child Discipline - Which Form of Discipline is Right For Your Child?

In this day and age it is hard to know exactly how to use child discipline to make sure that is it a positive experience that produces results. The discipline given to a child should not include any kind of physical violence at all, in fact if you feel prone to acting violently with your child you s

Toy Train Sets

Many young children, especially boys, love to play with toy trains and interconnecting train sets. There are many different varieties of train sets available for children of all ages that include wooden train sets, interactive talking train sets, and electrical train sets. Several of the popular chi

The Impact That Baby Boomers Have Had on Society Throughout the Years

Birth rates across the world spiked at the end of World War II. This explosion of newborns came to be known as the baby boom. This population increase produced a considerable demand for consumer goods and stimulated the post-war economy. Thus was born the "Baby Boomer" demographic.

4 Key Parenting Tips for Survival

You want to be a good parent and have good parenting skills. Sometimes your key qualities disappear because your action packed day has well and truly overtaken you. You end up being short tempered and exhausted. So what are my 4 key tips to get you back to where you need to be?

Fun Things to Do With Kids in Boston

The Prudential Tower has an observation deck that will thrill kids from high in the center, boston image by Chee-Onn Leong from Fotolia.comBoston, the largest city in Massachusetts, is home to a wide variety of historical attractions because of its close ties with the...

The Advantages of Using Disposable Nappies

Disposable diapers take up considerably less room than bulky cloth diapers.babywindeln image by Daniel Fuhr from Fotolia.comSince the introduction of disposable diapers in the early 1980s, parents have debated the pros and cons of disposable and cloth diapers. Though modern cloth diapers...

My Scene Brunette Styling Head

Here are the latest MyScene dolls and accessories from the My Scene Bling Bling line. Check out the array of dazzling My Scene dolls in this fantastic image gallery of MyScene My Bling Bling dolls! Take a look at the beautiful pictures of the My Scene dolls, MyScene Styling Heads, My Scene glittery

How to have fun trick-or-treating

A guide to making trick-or-treating memorable for kids; inspiring ideas which can help them earn great treats and some super Halloween present suggestions

When Should You Move Your Child to a Toddler Bed?

There's really no particular time you should move your child to a toddler bed, but most children make the transition when they are either too big or too active for a crib. As a parent, both my children were moved to a toddler bed around the age 2. The thing that helped my wife and I to decide i

How to Care for Infants and Toddlers in Groups

Caring for multiple infants and toddlers in a day-care environment can be both a rewarding and challenging experience. It's enjoyable and fulfilling to watch them learn new skills and grow. But there are also concerns to take into consideration when it comes to the child's welfare, such as feeding,

Breastfeeding Tips

You are pumping your milk because that is the preferred way to keep your newborn healthy.So all the time and effort that it takes will be worth it when you see the infant growing strong and healthy.Show patience with yourself and your co-workers while you find out the best routine that works for eve

Why Small Children Need Snacks

Are you worried about your child's current eating habits? Instead of worrying about it, plan a routine for feeding your little one. If you are unsure about how to plan your child's diet regime, follow these tips.