Find out all of the care options for your child, plus the pros and cons of each type.

Whether you're heading back to work full-time, planning a night out with your significant other, or looking for an extra pair of hands to keep older kids entertained while you take car...

Does your child do chores? Research suggests that the probability a parent would answer "yes" to this question these days is pretty low.

How low? A recent survey found that while 82% of current parents did them when they were young, only 28% of the children are doing th...

What parents can do to smooth the transition between caregivers for their toddlers.

Q. We are moving and will be switching childcare centers. How can we help our 18-month-old son say goodbye to his current teacher (someone he adores) and transition to the new center?


"I don't want to go to school!" It's an age-old complaint from children. But a growing body of research suggests that this protest can signal a deeper problem: school anxiety. Recent studies show that anxiety disorders are one of the most common psychiatric conditions...

Did you see the article, too? Maybe, like me, you couldn't bear to read it right away, or perhaps you couldn't read it at all. I wouldn't blame you, as the details are beyond heartbreaking.

A mother needs to go back to work after delivering her firstborn. She's not goin...

Here is a quick list of questions to ask any day care facility you may be thinking of using for your children...


  •  Do caregivers have first-aid/CPR and child development training?

  •  Is each child assigned to a primary caregiver?

  •  How many chi...

Everyone knows that summer day camp can be great for school-age kids and their families. Camp gives kids the opportunity to make friends, learn new skills, have adventures, and get some exercise. It cuts down on screen time by getting them outdoors and encouraging acti...

Good childcare is a must for any working mother, but if you’re worried about putting your child in daycare, take heed.  A well run, quality daycare program can give you the reliable childcare you need and also be good for your child’s health – and yours as well.

Read on...

When looking to enroll your child in a program most parents can find it overwhelming to begin looking at facilities. Where do you begin and what are the differences in each program? There are 5 main differences to consider when choosing your child care option.

1. T...

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