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15 Ways to Tell Your Child is Ready for a Pet

Take a look at our list of 15 ways to tell if your kids are ready for a pet…. More

Taleema Talks: Sickle Cell Awareness

September is Sickle Cell Awareness month, but my social media timeline isn’t flooded with challenges to bring awareness to the serious blood disorder…. More

A Simple Script: Prep Your Kids For Police Interaction

How to prepare your child handle himself in a way that can guarantee a safe return should he ever be approached by the police in a an aggressive manner…. More

Doing the Most: Are You Putting too Many Activities on your Child’s Plate?

While we’d love for our children to stay active, there is a point of “too many activities.” Check out inside to see when experts say parent should lighten the load for the kids. … More

Slow Down: How To Prevent Your Kids From Growing Up Too Fast

My eight-year-old desperately longs to be a teenager. I’ve noticed that most of her friends are just like her. They all think about growing up too fast…. More

Libros Para Los Niños: Spanish Books For Kids

Estoy leyendo, mamá! I may not be a native Spanish speaker but can definitely attest to the importance of both reading and teaching our children a second language. … More

Welcoming Aunt Flo: How to Handle Your Daughter’s First Period

A girl’s first period marks an important moment in her life. When I first got my period, I remember my mom proudly declaring, “My baby is a woman now.”… More

15 Ways to Keep Your Kids Positive

With all of the concerns we have as parents, it’s fairly easy to forget that our kids have their own issues. Here are 15 tips keeping your kids positive…. More

10 Ways to Keep Your Wits When Out With the Kids

We love our kids, but sometimes the idea of taking them with us to run errands is daunting. We have 10 tips for keeping your cool while out with the kids…. More