Families come in all shapes and sizes and we know sometimes, you need a little help. Get all the tips and advice you'll ever need or want to know right here on starting, raising and nurturing your clan.
Everyone loves vacations -- it's getting there that can be torture. Good at distracting passengers, these tried and true time killers can make long car rides loads more relaxed.
Balancing work and life can be rough on busy mothers. We have five budget-friendly treats to help recharge a mom's battery without adding to that pile of bills.
If you're a mom, one thing's for sure: you don't have nearly enough time for yourself. Take some time from your busy schedule and give yourself a weekend escape.
It's a rare occurrence, but occasionally moms do get a little free time. It's about time you took advantage of it -- and we have a few suggestions to help you enjoy it.
Being the primary wage earner can be both empowering and frustrating, and here we'll look at some of the things that can come up when mom's the breadwinner.
How do you go from dirty diapers to Excel spreadsheets? Here are five things you need to know about going from Baby and Me to Me and the Boss.
Time is such a precious commodity these days that diligently managing your family's schedule is key to obtaining a work-life balance. Follow these simple tips to minimize the hassle of family scheduling and even pencil in some free time for yourself.
Every mom approaches her work life differently and every family has different needs and challenges. Here are a few words of advice for anyone mulling over what to do.
Embarking upon the adoption process can seem big, and it is big. But with some research and soul searching it isn't insurmountable. Learn 5 things you should know before you start.
Even though fathers play an increasingly important role in modern households, parenting literature is often geared toward mothers, leaving dads out in the cold. Here are a few places you can look for dad-to-dad networking.
Losing a spouse to death, divorce or separation is stressful enough, but if you have kids, you're not the only one who needs care. Here are some things you should know about single fatherhood.
Fathers are often the primary guides for showing boys how to grow into well-rounded, successful men. Yet being an effective guide requires time and effort. Here are 10 fun, relationship-building activities that fathers and sons can do together.
Fathers and daughters share a special relationship. By letting your little girl know that she's valued and loved, you can establish a positive precedent for her subsequent male relationships. Here are some ways to spend time with your daughter.
Parenthood is mostly wonderful, but it can also be very difficult, and it takes a big adjustment to get from your old life to your new one. Get tips on how to make the transition as smooth as possible.
Nannies are individuals employed by you to provide one-on-one child care in your home. If a nanny's what your family needs, use these tips to find a good one.
Whether a child's grandparents live far away or in the same home, there are lots of ways for them to stay connected and involved in each other's lives. Get tips on how to forge relationships between children, parents and grandparents.
Raising kids can be hard, especially if you are a new parent, and you're bound to make a few mistakes along the way. But nanny Emma Jenner has put together a list of mistakes that you can avoid.
Good parenting comes from the heart. It is consistent, loving, tough but fair, and sets a good example. Here are some tips for forging a positive bond with your child.
These 5 healthy after-school snacks will curb kids' hunger and keep them happy. Learn about 5 healthy after-school snacks.
The first day of school can be intimidating for children, but these are some coping tactics that parents can teach kids to ease their first-day jitters.
School sports are a wonderful outlet for kids to learn the value of teamwork, build friendships and get exercise, but parents should teach them about the importance of sports safety.
Keeping kids healthy at daycare is a nearly impossible goal but these suggestions may help.
Make sure to include wellness checkups on your back-to-school checklist. They're instrumental in keeping kids healthy and happy as they start school. Learn what to expect in a back-to-school physical.
Teen sports physicals are required in most states before your teen can join a sports team. Make sure your teen is in good physical condition before suiting up, both for their safety and your peace of mind.
Parents often find that they are constantly on the go, but you don't have to go hungry with these easy-to-pack healthy snacks.