Physical Development

Is your kid's physical development on track? Here's what you need to know about health, diet and nutrition, physical activity, and more.

Tune Your Child's Fine Motor Skills

Kids start to hone their fine motor skills (drawing, writing, cutting, zipping, and the like) in the Pre-K to 2nd-grade years. Help them sharpen their dexterity with these activities.

The Year Ahead: Age 4

There's plenty to get excited about this year (preschool!). Find out what lies in store as your child turns four.

Raising a Left-Handed Child in a Right-Handed World

Don't let your left-handed child feel left out. Help her feel comfortable and special by developing her left-hand skills for writing and playing sports.

How to Teach Your Kid to Ride a Bike

When your kid wants to ride without training wheels, help him make the upgrade.

Nathan's Wonder Slide

Buying a giant waterslide for our youngest son was the biggest out-of-character purchase we ever made. And the best.