School dances, football games -- it's all part of the high school experience. Here's how to support your high school kid through these final years of education. Plus: Preparing for SATs, college applications, and more.
Educational opportunities abound in nature, from the magical transformation of a caterpillar into a butterfly to the roar of the ocean tucked inside a seashell. An appreciation of nature helps kids understand that they're part of a larger universe and that all living things serve a purpose, says Susan Buttross, M.D., chief of child development and behavioral pediatrics at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, in Jackson. Try these ten fun family activities to spark your child's interest in the natural world and to build his imagination, inquisitiveness, and compassion.
Everyone wonders who baby will look like, but there's no way to know whether the traits we treasure in ourself, our partner, and our family will pop up in our offspring. You can, however, make an educated guess. Here, genetics experts show you how.
Baby food doesn't have to be bland. Introducing interesting flavors early on is a great way to offer your baby a varied diet. Plus, it goes a long way towards cultivating an adventurous eater later in life.
Getting pregnant should be simple, right? So why does conception practically require a Blackberry to schedule? Simplify the situation with our free ovulation calendar, which tells you when you're most likely to get pregnant.
...When you think about the start of another school year, do frantic mornings come to mind? Can you... missed the bus." The start of the school year (or the rest of the year for that matter) doesn't have... to be about frantic mornings.
In fact, the school year can run smoothly (most days anyway) with the help...