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Social media and technology in general have created a new social dynamic, especially for pre-teens.
This past month, as the days got shorter and the sun rose later, my 10-year old son got sadder and sadder. Getting off the bus on the last day of […]
Chicago offers a wide variety of activities for all ages in just a two hour flight away.
These women are taking the field for themselves, competing in the newly formed Women’s Softball League.
This morning at 8:15 am, my 10-year-old son grabbed his backpack and hopped on the bus, ready and excited, to day camp. Although many of his friends have decided to […]
My husband works in NYC and he is usually on the train by 6:30 am and and not home until 8 or 9 pm, with the occasional early day home at 7 pm. […]
When my daughter was in the 1st grade she met a girl named Katherine and they soon became good friends. Just like many of the other children, Katherine loved arts […]
It started with a carpool. A preschool mom asked me if I would want to carpool – not with her, but with a friend of hers I had never met […]
Our lives will be sweeter in the long run if we eat less sugar.
Loehmann’s is closing. I am not sure how many families care about this news but in our house, it was pretty upsetting. My two teenage daughters and I love shopping […]
When I was a child, the three gifts that topped my holiday list were Lite Brite, Easy Bake Oven and a Barbie Dream House. I never got the Barbie Dream […]
Around this time of year there are two types of parents – snow warriors and snow weenies.
My friend is obsessed with the holiday season especially Christmas. From the décor to the food to the gifts, her goal every year is to provide her family with a […]