Archives for June2016

7 Strategies to Help You Deal with Your Kid Wetting the Bed

It’s so unpleasant and also so common, but what can you do about it? Consider what the experts say. There are many reasons why kids struggle with bedwetting. According to …

Nighty-Night: 9 Ways to Get Your Child to Sleep in Their Own Bed

The exhaustion you heard parents talk about is now yours. Here’s what you can do about it. Every night, several times a night, your toddler calls you, climbs out of …

Teach Your Teen How to Spot a Scam on the Internet

The Internet is crawling with confidence games; make sure your web-active teens know what to look for and how to protect themselves. An American woman in her late 50s moved …

Quick Triage: Do You Have the Essentials in Your First-Aid Kit?

It’s not “if” your kids get injured, it’s “when.” Make sure you’re set up for life’s little owwies.   Kids are great at getting hurt; in fact, they are virtually genius …

11 Crafty and Cool Activities to Beat the Heat with Your Kids

If the closest body of water is not so close, here are some great ways to stay cool that will entertain your children. Sometimes summer is hard work with all …

Afraid of the Dark? Try These 8 Quick Tips to Help Your Child Sleep

Does your kid have the boogie monster blues? Try these tricks. It goes back to the dawn of time: when the sun goes down, and the most immediate of our …

9 Independence Day Family Treats and Tricks To Help You Celebrate

The one big holiday of the summer isn’t complete without the stars and stripes, but here are some other happy additions to make your Fourth of July a special one. …

In Good Hands: Dos and Don’ts in Finding the Right Nanny or Babysitter

It’s one of the most important decisions we make as parents, so don’t take it lightly. When it’s time to find someone to help with caring for your child, it’s …

9 Picnic Tips for Your Family’s Summertime Adventures

You can pack tons of fun, nutrition, and convenience into your daytrip kit – here’s how. Getting out to the beach, the mountains, or the concert in the park? This …

9 Father’s Day Treats and Gifts the Kids Can Make Themselves

Remember when you were a kid and you made Dad an ashtray, even when he didn’t smoke? What do you get for the man who has everything? We all know …