Amber Hodgson

Walking is one of the most exciting milestones your child will accomplish. If you are eagerly anticipating watching your baby take his first steps, you are not alone. Here is the information you need as your baby makes a move into toddlerho... Read more

KC Baby Magazine

Imagine the pure joy of running to the Christmas tree on Christmas morning, tearing the wrapping off all your presents and discovering the toy that you had been wanting for months! It must be one of the best feelings as a child: delight, an... Read more

Christmas in KC

Terrific Tips to turn Grocery Shopping with children into a fun and educational experience! Read more


Amber Hodgson shares her tradition of Pancake Breakfasts and Kansas City Parent readers share their favorite Pancake Recipes. Read more


Every time I read a new book on raising wonderful, happy, socially acceptable, well-behaved, polite children, I can feel my internal guilt meter soar. Read more