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Use our parenting advice to cut through the outdated research or tips that don't work for your child's special traits and find your own parenting groove.

Best Belgian-Style Waffle Makers

Warm, fluffy, freshly baked Belgian-style waffles are a winter brunch treat. If you make extra and pop them in the freezer they can be...

7 Great Tools to Teach Your Kids to Read

We all know the importance of reading. We’re even told to start reading to our kids when they are still in the womb. Once...

4 Ways to Have Fun and Get Fit With the Family

Do you have to poke and prod to drag your kids off the couch and away from their devices? Most parents have been in...

Fun Fall Activities for Kids

Autumn is finally upon us! And as the leaves begin to fall from the trees around you, one of the most fun times of...

7 Simple Steps to Handle Any Parenting Situation

1. Listen. Pause and listen to your child before springing into action or firing back a response. This means zipping your lip, biting your...

Our Guide to Keeping Your Poise As a New School Year...

Thank you Poise® for sponsoring this post. Follow Poise® on Facebook and Twitter and share how you Seize Your #PoiseMoment.At the beginning of every...

Best Learning Apps for Preschool and Kindergarten

If your kids are anything like mine, they're always begging for more screen time. We have rules about how much they get, and which...

S.T.E.M. Toys for Summer Fun

Summer break is a great time to let kids' imaginations run wild. But it doesn't hurt to pick toys that expose them to engineering...

How to Incorporate Developmental Learning Through Purpose-Driven Play

The definition of playtime has changed drastically since the introduction of technology. According to the National Institute of Health’s Medline Plus, most American children...

Best Sleeping Bags for Kids

Your child will shiver through the night in an adult sleeping bag-- Instill a love of the outdoors with youth sleeping bags, which are designed...