The Baby Box: Silly name, but serious business

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When I first heard about the “Baby Box”, I wondered what it would entail. When I found out that it was basically a starter kit... Read more

Gov. Christie: Don’t dismiss healthy school lunches and recess

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I know the late night TV hosts love the media circus surrounding what we’re calling an election “process.” The jokes practically... Read more

5 tips to get your kids cooking

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Seems like cooking shows featuring kids are the hottest thing on TV right now from Master Chef Junior to Kids’ Baking Championship. I... Read more

The Ethan Couch case: How far would you go to protect your child?

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Hearing the stories about Ethan Couch, the "affluenza" teen, and his mother’s escape to Mexico, anyone with half a brain knows it was... Read more

Should I force my child to apologize?

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At this time of year with all the holiday events, family celebrations, and a week of school vacation, it seems predestined that if there are... Read more

Free specialized parenting classes for the visually impaired

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Beginning In January 2016, my agency, Educating Communities for Parenting, will be offering classes, workshops, discussion groups, and individual... Read more

Is your child ready for a cell phone?

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There’s no way around it. Sooner or later, most parents will confront the issue of whether or not to let their child have a cell phone... Read more

A wakeup call: Do you know what your child learns online?

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In the 14 years since Michael Bradley, Ed.D., published his bestseller, Yes Your Teen is Crazy, a lot has changed – especially when it... Read more