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Back to School

Did you know the library also offers a variety of additional FREE resources to help your student excel? Read more

Parenting

Discover how you can smooth the back-to-school transition when it comes to evening mealtime. Read more

Fall in KC

This simple and fun craft will make a great decoration for your fridge at home while serving as a special keepsake for years to come. Read more

Fall in KC

To start now thinking about the fall schedule may seem a bit early, but planning ahead offers many advantages: Read more

Education

Here are a few tips to help parents ease kids back into their routines and reduce stress. Read more

Education

Let’s look at some common symptoms kids have and when it’s okay to go to school and when it’s best to stay home and recuperate. Read more

Parenting

This year don’t let yourself get bogged down with the back-to-school stress. Take some time to enjoy it. Read more

Parenting

With some advance effort, you and your child can be ready for the school year without breaking the bank. Read more

Parenting

What can you really do to make the school transition easier for your family? Read more

Parenting

How do you build a healthful lunch? Model your child’s ideal lunch box meal off the “My Plate” food module, established by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Strive to include one serving of each food group. Read more

Parenting

Celebrate heading back to school with a custom parent-child outing personalizing the day specifically around your child’s favorite things and interests. Read more

Parenting

While heading back to school can seem super exciting to us parents (hello, sanity!), the start of school often can bring a lot of anxiety, worry and stress for children—no matter their age. Read more

Parenting

Three weeks before the first day of school, you walk into the local super center with your brood in tow. Your children walk hand in hand from the parking lot to the store’s entry, giggling as they aid you in finding your school’s supply lis... Read more

Parenting

Change is hard for many children, especially changing from a relaxed, slow-paced summer break back to structured classes with homework. While change is inevitable, parents have some strategies we can use to make the transition a little easi... Read more

KC Baby Magazine

Discover some of the best tips, clever tricks and genius hacks for heading back to school. Read more

Parenting

As happy as I am that school is back in session, it does bring its share of hassles that drive me crazy. Read more

Parenting

Friends and heroes come in all shapes and sizes. Read more

Parenting

With fall on the horizon, we have checked off supply lists, trimmed overgrown locks and filled backpacks to the brim. But if kids haven’t transitioned back to their school year sleep habits, they’re not ready for the first day. Read more

Parenting

Back-to-school isn’t just about school supplies, first day outfits and haircuts. Appointments need to be scheduled and everyone needs to be on the same page when it comes to the health of your child. Read more

KC Baby Magazine

For many of us, August is paved with good intentions. We resolve that this school year, we will be organized, patient, consistent and engaged. In August, we are rested. We have renewed our vows with parenthood, ready to be the best we can b... Read more

Parenting