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Here are some great benefits for teens attending summer camp: Read more

Summer

Balancing your kids’ electronics-use with both organized activities and unstructured free time to dream and engage in creative pursuits, not only helps them become more conscientious users of technology, but also supports healthy brain deve... Read more

Parenting

From recreational to competitive play, choosing the right youth sports team requires consideration. Read more

Parenting

From the time we enter the world, we search out other people with whom to connect. Read more

Parenting

What can parents do to buffer their kids from the adverse effects of screen technology? Read more

Parenting

According to the Chase Slate 2018 Credit Outlook, 56 percent of parents have talked to their children about money. Here are a few tips for teaching your kids about money at every age. Read more

Parenting

Even kids who are not naturally drawn to all things math and science enjoy exploring their environment and figuring out how things work. STEM activities (science, technology, engineering and math) engage kids of all ages in these specific a... Read more

Best of KC

To plan a perfect birthday party this time of year takes a bit of ingenuity, as any parent who has babies born in the chilly months of winter knows. Read more

Winter in KC

Parents who are tired of packing lunches and reminding children to put their shoes on for the fifth time in one morning can find it hard to stay positive. Read more

Parenting

How can you identify a self-disciplined child and what sets him apart from all the rest? Read more

Parenting

More and more students are taking a gap year between high school and college, or between college and settling down with a job. Read more

Vacations

Check out these ideas to turn housework into a fun family affair. Read more

Parenting

People today have a constant wealth of information at their fingertips and access to social media for keeping up with family and friends. But at what cost? Read more

Parenting

Discover a few teaching opportunities for your child’s next birthday party Read more

Parenting

Thanks to GPS technology in smartphones, we have plenty of options when it comes to keeping up with our teenagers. But should we? As with so many other parenting decisions, it mostly depends on what works best for your family and what skill... Read more

Parenting

A major benefit of enrichment programs is that children will gain confidence as they learn new and challenging skills. Read more

Parenting

The day is coming without a doubt. Before you want it to, summer sleep-ins end, the swimming pool closes, day trips to the zoo conclude. Suddenly, you are left with tears on your face, falling into your coffee cup. Your baby is in school—ma... Read more

KC Baby Magazine

We recently experienced moving our family for the second time within five years and are sharing from our experience in hopes of helping others with any upcoming moves their family may face. Read more

Best of KC

I think this sending kids to school business gives us just a little taste of what the empty nest stage is going to be like, similar to the way sleepless nights while we are pregnant somewhat prepares us for sleepless nights with a newborn. Read more

KC Baby Magazine

Is your tween or teen in the popular crowd at school? As a parent, do you consider being popular an important goal for your child? Read more

Parenting