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  • How To Make The Most Of Your Life As A Stay-At-Home Mom

    You've decided to quit your job and stay at home with the children. Now you are asking yourself, What comes next? You may be worried that without that second income,...
  • How To Use Eye Drops on Kids

    If you have kids, you may have had to use medicinal eye drops on them, but I bet you were not prepared to deal with all the fuss. How can you use eye drops on kids...
  • How To Parent the Child with Oppositional Defiant Disorder

    If your child is belligerent, mouthy and downright disobedient, it's time to take a closer look at the reasons why. All children go through times when they just will...
  • How To Enjoy Restaurant Meals with Young Children

    Tips for enjoyable restaurant eating with preschool-aged children. Includes ideas about restaurant choices, table manners, and kid-friendly foods.
  • How To Eat Healthy on the Run

    Advice for eating healthy on the go, whether while running errands, in restaurants, at fast food establishments, or even on road trips. Offers tips for making sound...
  • How To Choose a Vegetarian Diet for Children

    Advice for parents considering a vegetarian diet for their children. Includes dietary advice as well as the health benefits of a plant based diet.
  • How To Teach Your Kids the Value of Money

    Over the years I’ve witnessed the offspring of many friends and relatives display an inability to handle money. The number of youngsters I’ve known that grew to...
  • How To Talk To Your Kids about Sex

    For many parents, The Talk is perhaps their most dreaded parental duty. Others look forward to imparting some of their collected wisdom about sex, but don't know how...
  • How To Understand Imaginary Friends

    The name alone will intrigue you. When you first become aware of your child's imaginary friend or friends, you'll be curious as to the details. Those on the...
  • How To Help Your Child Get Ready for Little League

    Little league is just around the corner! Before you bring out the chewing gum and sunflower seeds, help your child prepare....
  • How To Teach Your Children Proper Manners

    Do you, like me, think that proper manners are going the way of the dinosaur? Do you think it's too late to teach your children proper manners? It's not! Follow the...
  • How To Help Your Kids Develop Art Appreciation

    Many of us look back on squandered childhood opportunities for cultural edification, and shudder.  How could we have been so ignorant and uncaring?  I remember such...
  • How To Understand Father Visitation Rights

    If you are a non-custodial father, you no doubt find yourself bewildered with what can be a convoluted and often unclear situation. Knowing exactly what rights you...
  • How To Organize Child Rooms

    As any parent can attest, kids come with a lot of stuff. Walking into a child's bedroom to see piles of clothing, toys, school supplies, art supplies, and books can...
  • How To Encourage Child Nutrition

    Having children comes with certain stresses, responsibilities and joys. One of the biggest responsibilities that seems to be on every parent's mind these days is how...
  • How To Learn About Special Needs Children

    Special needs children require special assistance and understanding.  No matter how a special needs child is part of your life -- whether as your own child or a...
  • How To Find Single Parent Travel Packages

    If you are a single parent searching for a travel package that is geared toward single parents, you may be wondering where you can find them. Single parents who wish...
  • How To Find Online Resources for Work at Home Moms

    Many parents dream of having the flexibility to care for their children while still having the opportunity to earn money to pay the bills. Is this a realistic...
  • How To Learn Positive Parenting

    Being a parent is hard work. Let's face it -- there really is no other job that is quite so difficult but so rewarding at the same time! Parents struggle on a...
  • How To Transition Into a Step Parent Role

    Today, blended families are the norm. It is not uncommon for newlyweds to come into a marriage with children from previous relationships, and when they do, the new...
  • How To Learn About Single Father Parenting

    Single fathers now make up about thirteen percent of single parents. Statistically, single fathers have more financial benefits than single mothers do, though...
  • How To Design Baby Shower Invitations

    Designing a baby shower invitation can be lots of fun. You don't have to be an artist, and you really don't even have to be that creative in order to design a great...
  • How To Find Parenting Classes and Programs

    Parenting is a full-time job, and with most full-time jobs, you get some kind of training. However, there are no required training classes for being a parent. From...
  • How To Throw a Great Party for Your Teen

    Statistics say that teens are most likely to consume alcohol and participate in inappropriate activities during parties. It is also a known fact that too much parental...
  • How To Throw a Sweet 16 Birthday Party

    Make her sweet 16 birthday party special with our guide. Get ideas for sweet 16 party favors, decorations, food, themes, and more.
  • How To Evaluate Different Parenting Styles

    Parenting is hard. There is no doubt about that. Every parent struggles at some point to figure out how to handle situations and how to be the best parent possible....
  • How To Buy Infant or Baby Cribs

    Congratulations on your expected bundle of joy! Babies are wonderful creatures, but they need a lot of gear. One of the most important things an infant needs is a...
  • How To Buy Infant or Baby Bedding

    One of the first things many parents start thinking about when they register for baby items is their baby's bedding -- there's so many cute patterns and themes. Basic...
  • How To Play Kids' Party Games

    Everybody loves a party, and kids are no exception. Festive decorations, yummy food, tons of balloons and of course, fun party games, help to make the day memorable....
  • Tough Love: Tips for Parenting Teenagers

    Tough love was coined the 1980s by a couple in the Philadelphia area after dealing with their teenage daughter. Phyllis and David York founded the Toughlove Network...
  • How To Find Online Resources and Assistance for Single Moms

    Being a single mom can be both rewarding and stressful. It may seem as if everything is on your shoulders. In some ways, this may be true. However, you don't have to...
  • How To Extend Breastfeeding

    Breastfeeding offers many benefits for both mother and child. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that nursing mothers continue to breastfeed their babies...
  • How To Solve Children's Behavior Problems

    All children misbehave every now and then. For some kids, though, they act out so frequently that their parents are likely to be surprised when they are being polite...
  • How To Find Infant or Baby Halloween Costumes

    Halloween comes once a year but for some, it is a big event which requires special preparations. One of the most important aspects of Halloween (other than candy) is a...
  • How To Reinforce Good Behavior in Children

    Children who are polite, helpful, cooperative and know how to control themselves are a pleasure to be around. Teaching their children to be well behaved is a goal for...
  • How To Learn About Motherhood

    Having a baby does not mean that women automatically know about motherhood. Most women worry about how to be a good mother and whether the mistakes they make will...
  • How To Raise Children of Divorce

    In some of the old sitcoms like Leave It to Beaver and Father Knows Best, family life was portrayed as a relatively simple equation: a mother and a father living...
  • How To Avoid Marijuana While Breastfeeding

    Marijuana is a drug, the same as nicotine and alcohol. Like other drugs, it should be avoided during pregnancy and also while breast-feeding. The few studies that have...
  • How To Cheer Up Sad Children

    When your child feels upset or sad, you will probably feel bad, too. You may also feel helpless and frustrated at the same time, because you don't know what to do to...
  • How To Find Infant Growth Charts: Child Growth and Development

    A common concern of parents is whether their child is growing at the proper rate. A means of determining this is by using infant and child growth charts utilized by...
  • How To Relieve Nipple Pain When Breastfeeding

    While not uncommon, nipple pain should not be a regular part of your nursing experience. To have a wonderful breastfeeding experience, I highly recommend that you...
  • Buying an Infant Life Jacket: Use a Safe Flotation Device

    From the very first time you take your baby into the water, it is important that you use some type of infant life jacket or personal flotation device that can help...
  • Create Chore Charts for Kids: Establish House Chores for Kids

    Chore charts are a great way to remind your children of the tasks that you expect them to do. They give kids a visual reminder of their responsibilities, are a lot...
  • How To Protect Children From Bullies

    Nobody likes a bully, especially children. Unfortunately, bullies are everywhere. It is important that you teach your school-age children how to protect themselves...
  • How To Choose Age Appropriate Chores

    We all want to raise our children to be capable, responsible adults. In order to teach children the value of making a contribution, we should start when they are young...
  • How To Choose an Infant Day Care Provider

    When you become a parent, your life changes in many ways. You get less time to yourself, less sleep (a whole lot less!) and it can often feel like there are less hours...
  • How To Encourage a Healthy Mother Daughter Relationship

    A mother-daughter relationship is one of the most important ties each will have in her lifetime. As little girls, we see our mothers as queens. We often try to imitate...
  • How To Choose a Child Care Provider

    Choosing a child care provider is one of the most important decisions that working parents have to make. It is not uncommon for children to be in daycare upwards of...
  • How To Parent a Child with ADHD

    ADHD stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Finding out your child has ADHD can be difficult, but don't despair. There are some medications that can help...
  • How To Buy Infant or Baby Strollers

    A good baby stroller is one of the most requested items on every new parent's wish list. There are a number of things to consider when purchasing an infant or baby...