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Use our parenting advice to cut through the outdated research or tips that don't work for your child's special traits and find your own parenting groove.

Every Empty Nest Needs a Sewing Room

Before my husband and I got married, he moved out of his mother's house and shacked up with me. It was 1982 and living...

Get Your Kids into Reading with National Geographic Books

We all know the importance of reading to our children and the importance of having them read frequently to themselves. In fact, the National...

3 Movies to Promote Critical Thinking in Your Children

From fantasy creatures and heroic adventures to lighthearted fun, movies are magical to children. But they can inspire more than just play time.A Lancaster...

Top 10 Gifts for the Budding Chef

My kids love to cook with me -- it's actually hard to keep them OUT of the kitchen! So I try to foster their...

Top 10 Gifts for the Budding Astronomer

If you have a kid obsessed with the night sky, here are some perfect gifts for him or her this Christmas!Star Theater Tabletop Planetarium...

Why Holiday Traditions Are Great For Kids

Ask anyone to name the family holiday traditions they remember as kids or they currently partake in and you will get an instant response...

Settle Up In a Snap with Square Cash

It’s that time of year again: class gifts, gifts to the school bus driver, drinks out with the team, year-end pizza parties gifts for...

Wearable Safety Devices For Kids

Of course, all parents want to keep their kids safe. What is not so easy to agree on, is how to accomplish the task....

Simple and Delicious Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Mini Muffins

I've been making these chocolate chip pumpkin muffins for years, and take their ease, delicious moist texture, and spicy, chocolatey goodness for granted. But recently...

5 Best Family Winter Vacations

Family winter vacations give you endless possibilities that will please even the pickiest member of your family. Whether you want to indulge in the...

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