Category: Parenting

bedroom

Just Jennifer: In Your Room

For most people, the heart of their home is the kitchen. It’s the place that most people gather, eat, share stories, and above all, bond. In my home, it’s my bedroom. Years ago, when we had a small apartment, our…

breastmilk

Is It Safe to Buy Breast Milk Online?

You already order your groceries and pretty much everything else online. So why not human breast milk? If you’re a new mom who wants to give your baby breast milk but can’t, you might consider purchasing some liquid gold online….

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Strawberry Shortcake: Berry Tales

The spotlight shines on the importance of being true to yourself in Berry Tales. In “Snowberry and the Seven Berrykins,” Plum Pudding learns to believe in herself as she puts on a small and simple play for a young audience….

reading to your child

The Importance of Reading to Your Children

At the end of the day, when you’re just soooo tired from feeding, cleaning, wiping, playing, dancing with, serving, swaddling, soothing, and just generally taking care of your child, reading to your little one can just feel like one more…

cheating

5 Reasons Why Married Women Cheat

Sure, it can be annoying when your hubby forgets to take out the garbage or leaves the toilet seat up for the bazillionth time. But what are the real reasons why married women cheat? In a survey of 6,000 women,…

teething fever

Does a Rise in Temperature From Teething Mean a Fever?

When your 10-month-old spikes a fever, you might assume that teething is to blame. But researchers found that while teething can make babies feel downright miserable, it usually won’t make them sick. A study in Pediatrics examined the commonly held…

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5 Tips for Capturing the Perfect Holiday Photo

For many families, the holidays are the only time everyone is in the same place, making it a prime time to take a great holiday photo. Whether looking to take candid photos or a more formal picture, portrait artist and…

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How to Stop Family Fights During the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year—that is, until family members start picking each other apart over petty problems. Angela Mitakidis, a lawyer and dispute resolution faculty member at the SMU Center for Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management at…

sleep

Modern Families Need More Sleep, Study Finds

Although sleep problems persist among many American children, parents can help their children get a good night’s sleep. These are the latest findings from the National Sleep Foundation’s (NSF) Sleep in America® poll. The poll took a deeper look into the sleep practices…

Steve Elci

Celebrity Interview: Steve Elci

Making quality kids’ music is very important to Steve Elci. Having recently released his fourth album, Jump in the Puddles, Steve spoke to Celebrity Parents about growing up in a musical family, coming into your own as an artist, and…