Archives for November2016

5 Reasons and Ways to Thank a Teacher

It’s without a doubt one of the most important jobs in the world, so let’s make sure they know we parents appreciate them. Every single one of us, no matter …

Raining Cats and Dogs: 5 Things to Know Before You Take the Plunge and Adopt a Pet

It’s a whole new world out there in the land of pets. If you are getting daily begging and elaborate convincing from your kids about wanting an animal, there is …

7 Amazing Kid-Friendly Crafts for the Autumn Season

Fall has fallen with some lovely colors that are worth celebrating. It’s that magical, bustling time of year where everyone, both humans and creatures, are scurrying to get their work …

Thanksgiving for the Indigenous People of America

It’s important that we consider the other side of this holiday and what it symbolizes to the First Nation. Thanksgiving is this heart-warming time that seems to transcend all the …

5 Quick Facts to Raise Awareness about Runaways

The reasons kids might run away vary, and because it catches parents off guard they are often at a loss what to do. When we were kids, it became a …

Digital Girlfriends and Bio-Hacking: When Has Technology Gone Too Far?

As science pushes the boundaries of what is possible, it also pushes the needle on our collective moral compass. There are many ways in which technology has dissolved seemingly insurmountable …

5 Things You Can Do to Get Your Family on a Sleep Schedule

Dreaming of academic success for your little scholar? Sleep is a crucial component to a positive school experience. As summer officially draws to a close and the days grow shorter …

Nighttime Treats: Must-See Serials to Watch When the Kids are Asleep

Winter is a great time to curl up into the couch and sink into a series, and with the recent boom in shows, there are so many great ones to …

Quick and Healthy Breakfast Ideas Perfect for School Days

Doctors say it’s the most important meal of the day, so don’t let your kids skip it. The first few weeks of school are so hectic, it’s easy to justify …